Tadhg Furlong: Eire and Leinster prop indicators one-year extension

Furlong has gained 49 Ireland caps and made 113 appearances for Leinster

Ireland and Leinster prop Tadhg Furlong has signed a one-12 months contract extension with the IRFU.

The settlement will acquire his deal to the extinguish of the 2021-22 season.

Furlong is essentially the most trendy senior participant to increase his contract with Johnny Sexton, Keith Earls, Peter O’Mahony and Iain Henderson all neutral just lately doing the an identical.

Broadly thought to be considered one of many space’s most fascinating tight-heads, Furlong, 28, has made 49 Ireland appearances and was named on his 2nd Lions tour final week.

Having made his Check out debut in 2015, the Wexford ahead is a key man for membership and nation having gained a Essential Slam, Champions Cup and 4 Skilled14 titles.

“Jubilant to stamp on for however however another 12 months,” he said.

“There was some demanding days of late nonetheless I deem the squads we trust now in each Leinster and Ireland are ready to compete for trophies within the lengthy pace. I be taught ahead to confidently taking half in at a packed out RDS or Aviva Stadium within the months ahead.”

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