Cathal Sheridan (rugby player)

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Cathal Sheridan
Full name Cathal Sheridan
Date of birth (1988-11-14) 14 November 1988 (age 26)
Place of birth Sligo, Ireland
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight 83 kilograms (13 st 1 lb)
University University of Limerick
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Scrum-half
Amateur clubs
Years Club / team
UL Bohemians
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2013–present Munster 27 (0)
correct as of 22 Nov 2014.

Cathal Sheridan (born 14 November 1988) is an Irish rugby union player, who currently plays for Munster in the Pro 12 and European Rugby Champions Cup. He plays club rugby for UL Bohemians R.F.C..

Munster[edit]

Sheridan is a product of the Munster Academy, having previously represented Connacht at Under-19 level. He was on a development contract for the 2012–13 season.[1] He made his senior Munster debut as a replacement against Edinburgh on 8 February 2013.[2] Sheridan made his first start for Munster on 2 March 2013, against Ospreys in the Pro 12. He made his second start for Munster against his native Connacht, helping set up a try for his team mate Paul O'Connell.[3] He was added to Munster's 2012–13 Heineken Cup squad in March 2013.[4] Sheridan secured a full one-year contract with Munster in early April 2013.[5] He signed a new two-year contract with Munster in January 2014.[6] Sheridan was ruled out for 3–4 months after having surgery on a broken right forearm in February 2014.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Munster profile details". munsterrugby.ie. Retrieved 5 January 2013. 
  2. ^ "Solid Second Half Swings It". munsterrugby.ie. 10 February 2013. Retrieved 15 February 2013. 
  3. ^ "Munster Return To Winning Ways". munsterrugby.ie. 23 March 2013. Retrieved 27 March 2013. 
  4. ^ "Trio Added To Heineken Cup Squad". munsterrugby.ie. 23 March 2013. Retrieved 27 March 2013. 
  5. ^ "Contract News". munsterrugby.ie. 3 April 2013. Retrieved 3 April 2013. 
  6. ^ "Young Guns Commit To Munster". munsterrugby.ie. 3 January 2014. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  7. ^ "Sheridan Ruled Out". munsterrugby.ie. 25 February 2014. Retrieved 25 February 2014. 

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