NAME: Josh Murphy

DOB: 17/02/1995

POSITION: Back row / second row

DEBUT: New signing


Josh Murphy joins Connacht on a two-year contract after playing 61 times across five seasons for his native Leinster.

A qualified doctor, the versatile forward was been used in both the second and back row by Leinster in 2021/22.

A former Ireland U20 captain, he played 13 times in that age grade in 2014 and 2015.