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Declan Darcy

Declan Darcy

Performance Coach

Declan is a former Leitrim and Dublin Gaelic footballer – he captained Leitrim, where his father is from, to their last Connacht title in 1994 – and, since retiring, has been coaching with various teams over the last number of years.

Most notably, he was part of the successful Dublin football team under Jim Gavin, operating as defence coach from 2013 until 2019.

Declan joined Leinster Rugby in September 2022.