Name: Michael McDonald

DOB: 24/06/1999

Position: Scrum-half

Debut: New signing

Born in Louth, McDonald gained his rugby education at Dundalk RFC before moving to Australia at the age of 13.

Having represented Australia at the U20 World Championship in 2019, he spent time at both the Waratahs and Western Force, making ten Super Rugby appearances.

Joins Ulster on a one-year contract for the 2022/23 season.