When we look back on this season in the future one of the key things we will remember are players joining us when the season was in full flow and quickly establishing themselves as key members of the team. Perhaps the best example of this is Terrence Hepetema who has made the 12 shirt his own since … Continue reading Exclusive Interview: Terrence Hepetema
With the club putting on a quiz night at Hazelwood this week it seemed an ideal chance to grab another player interview. We sent Matt Merritt along and he caught up with Barney Maddison before the competition started. Hey Barney, let’s start with the game at the weekend where you scored a try. Was that … Continue reading Exclusive Interview: Barney Maddison
It’s been a few weeks since our last player interview so who better to be our first subject for 2019 than our top try scorer, our most capped player and a true fan favourite? We know this is one you’ve been waiting for so let’s check in with Topsy Ojo and see how the New … Continue reading Exclusive Interview: Topsy Ojo
We’re into December, the run of cup games has passed the halfway point, the autumn internationals are over and the stands are getting a bit chilly. As a winter warmer Matt Merritt caught up with Wallabies hooker, tough tackler and all around nice guy Saia Fainga’a to see how he’s finding this season compared to the last! So let’s … Continue reading Exclusive Interview: Saia Fainga’a
In recent years London Irish have signed World Cup winners, lads who have played in multiple Champions Cup finals and stars of Super Rugby, but if you fast forward a few years and look back we have a sneaking suspicion the most important addition to the club may prove to be a 34 year old … Continue reading Exclusive Interview: Stephen Myler
He’s the latest London Irish centurion, as popular with fans and teammates off the pitch as he is frustrating to the opposition on it (and who would want their scrum halves to act any differently?). Matt Merritt catches up with Scott Steele to find out how it feels to hit 100 games, what the club … Continue reading Exclusive Interview: Scott Steele
To make your debut at home in a key league game must be a brilliant experience for any young rugby player. That's just the situation Ollie Hassell-Collins found himself in on Saturday versus Cornish Pirates - so we checked in with him to find out just how it felt.