Jordi Murphy

    Jordi Murphy
    Club / Province: Lansdowne / Leinster
    Position: Backrow
    Date of Birth: 11/10/1989
    Height: 1.88m
    Weight: 106Kg
    Honours: 4 Caps Test debut as a replacement on February 22nd 2014 against England during the 2014 Six Nations

    Born in Barcelona and educated at Blackrock College Jordi captained his school to Senior Cup success in 2009.

    He has represented Leinster and Ireland at age-grade and soon after returning from the U20 World Championships in 2011 he made his Leinster senior debut. Although still on an academy contract by 2011/12 season he was a regular in the Leinster starting XV. Awarded Leinster young player of the year 2012/13 he is a force of nature with ball in hand. Extremely quick, ahead of the 2014 Six Nations his try-count for Leinster sat at 7