Tuesday 20 August 2019

Second row Mick Kearney leaves Leinster to join Zebre

Mick Kearney
Mick Kearney
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Leinster have confirmed that lock Mick Kearney will join Zebre in the summer.

The Clontarf clubman played 51 times for the province since making his debut in February 2016.

Kearney is one of seven players who are leaving the PRO14 champions at the end of the season. The others are Sean O'Brien, Jack McGrath, Tom Daly, Nick McCarthy, Ian Nagle and Noel Reid.

"I want to help help Zebre to achieve their goals both on and off the pitch," he said.

The 28-year-old previously played for Connacht.

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