Sean O’Brien To Join London Irish?

Written 6 months ago by Midlands Sport

It’s being strongly reported that Sean O’Brien will leave Leinster at the end of the World Cup in October.

The Ireland flanker has reportedly agreed a three year contract to link up with former Irish head coach Declan Kidney at London Irish.

It’s not believed the proposed move will effect O’Brien’s international chances until after the World Cup

O’Brien’s current three year centralised contract with the IRFU is due to expire after the tournament in Japan.

London Irish are expected to be promoted back to the English Premiership for next season, with Wallaby Nick Phipps and Scotland International Allan Dell both already confirmed to be joining the side.