Dave Kearney

    Dave Kearney
    Club / Province: Lansdowne / Leinster
    Position: Wing/FB
    Date of Birth: 19/06/1989
    Height: 1.80m (5'11”)
    Weight: 91kg (14st 4lb)
    Honours: 6 Caps Test debut versus Samoa 10th November 2013

    Dave Kearney made a sensational test debut scoring two fantastic try's on debut against Samoa.

    He started his rugby career at Clongowes Wood College SJ having played Gaelic Football with Cooley Kickhams in Louth. 
    Kearney played for Leinster and Irish Schools before joining the Leinster Academy.  Kearney made his Leinster senior debut against Newport Gwent Dragons at Rodney Parade in May 2009. It was against the Welsh side, too, that he scored his first senior try for the province – in December 2009.

    He made his first Heineken Cup start in a win over Warriors in January 2011 and came off the replacements bench for the final 12 minutes of the Blues' Heineken Cup Final victory against Ulster in May 2012.  Ahead of making his test debut Kearney started eight games for Leinster that season scoring two tries.