Connors to miss remainder of the 2020/21 campaign
May 31, 2021 2:00 pm client
Head coach Leo Cullen has issued an injury update ahead of Friday’s Guinness PRO14 Rainbow Cup Round 5 game away to Glasgow Warriors (KO 8.15pm – live on eir Sport).
Will Connors has undergone surgery on a knee issue and will miss the remainder of the 2020/21 campaign.
The flanker last featured for the province against Munster Rugby at the end of January.
In more positive news, both Jimmy O’Brien and Caelan Doris came through the Round 3 clash with Ulster Rugby with no issues and will continue training as normal.
Scrum half Jamison Gibson-Park (hamstring) will return to training this week and will be further assessed throughout the week while Johnny Sexton will continue to develop contact in training and will also require further assessment.
There is no new injury update for the following who remain unavailable for selection: Thomas Clarkson (hamstring), Ciarán Frawley (shoulder), Rhys Ruddock (calf), Harry Byrne (hamstring), Jack Dunne (ankle), Dan Leavy (knee), Adam Byrne (hamstring), Conor O’Brien (knee) and Max Deegan (knee).