Declan was London Irish's Young Player of the Season in 2000-1 and 2001-02, having joined the Club in 1999. He has represented Ireland at U19 level, Irish Exiles at U19 and U21 level and England at U21 level and England A. He also played for the Barbarians last year.
Still only 27 the highly regarded flanker has already made over 150 appearances for London Irish and is the longest serving member of the professional squad, he is assured of further recognition at international level.
Declan was London Irish's Young Player of the Season in 2000/1 and 2001/02.
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|Weight:||108kgs / 17st 0lbs|
|Height:||194cm / 6ft 4ins|
|Date of Birth:||11/01/1980|
|Place of Birth:||London|
|Representative Honours:||, England U21, Barbarians, Ireland U19|
|Heroes:||Didn't have any rugby favourites, as a kid it was Tony Adams, Dennis Berkamp and Maradona!|
|Hobbies:||Football and Pro Evolution Soccer|
|Club Honours:||Young Player of the Season 00/01; Young Player of the Season 01/02|
|Favourite Holiday Destination:||New York|
|Currently on your iPOD:||White Stripes; Interpol; Kings of Leon; Kasabian|
|Favourite Film:||Ferris Bueller's Day Off (Classic)|
|To relax:||Have a coffee and read the paper|
|Favourite Food:||Pad Thai with chicken|
|Favourite Match :||Beating Wasps in 2006 at Adams Park|
|Declan's Club Stats:||This Season||Club Total|