Planet Rugby

Ireland

Ireland

O'Shea turns down Ireland

26th February 2013 15:33

Share:

Conor OShea Harlequins Premiership trophy 2012

Staying: Conor O'Shea

Harlequins director of rugby Conor O'Shea has ruled out taking over as Ireland coach should Declan Kidney leave the role.

Kidney lead Ireland to a Grand Slam in 2009, but his contract is up at the end of this year's Six Nations, with speculation that he may leave the role after defeats to England and Scotland.

O'Shea lead Harlequins to the Premiership title last season and Harlequins are currently top the Premiership table and in the quarter-finals of the Heineken Cup.

"I'm contracted to Harlequins until the end of the 2013-14 season. I will be honouring that commitment and hopefully continuing beyond it," said O'Shea to breakingnews.ie

  • Ireland Fixtures
Forthcoming Fixtures
FixtureDetails
All times are local
RBS Six Nations
Saturday , February 7
Italy vs Ireland14:30
Saturday , February 14
Ireland vs France17:00
More RBS Six Nations fixtures
  • Ireland Results
Recent Results
FixtureDetails
All times are local
International Match
Saturday , November 22
Ireland 26 - 23 AustraliaIreland vs Australia Report
Sunday , November 16
Ireland 49 - 7 GeorgiaIreland vs Georgia Report
Saturday , November 8
Ireland 29 - 15 South AfricaIreland vs South Africa Report
More International Match results
  • Table
RBS Six Nations Table
PosTeamPPts
1Ireland58
2England58
3Wales56
4France56
5Scotland52
6Italy50