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David Johnston
David Johnston

League Debut:  v Treviso, Sept. 15, Irish Independent Park

Munster Academy Year: Three

Position: Winger/Fullback

School: Rockwell College

Club: UL Bohemians

Honours: Ireland U18 Schools 2012; Ireland U19 2013; Munster U19 2012; Munster U20 2013

Johston was a member of the Rockwell squad that won the 2012 Munster School's Senior Cup title.

The same year he represented Ireland U18 Schools in the 2012 FIRA/AER European Championship in Spain where Ireland came second. The side also included his academy colleagues Gearoid Lyons and Greg O'Shea.

The Clonmel man represented Munster U19s in the 2012/13 Interprovincial series and then represented Ireland U19s in April 2013 against England and France.

He makes the move from the sub academy to the academy for season 2013/14.

Played for Munster U20s in the Interprovincial campaign in September 2013.

Following the campaign Johnston was selected to take part in the IRFU training camp for Under 20s. 

Made his Munster A debut in the B&I Cup quarter final against Leinster A at Donnybrook in April 2014.

Represented the Munster senior team in pre-season action, August 2014 - away to Gloucester and a week later in the SEAT Challenge against London Irish at the Waterford RSC.

Scored his first B&I Cup try for Munster A against Moseley in December 2014.  Featured in the same match-day squad as his younger brother and sub academy player Bill in Munster's three opening pre-season games of 2015/16.

Went on to make his PRO12 debut starting against Treviso in Irish Independent Park in round 1 in September.

DOB28th Feb 1994
BirthplaceClonmel, Ireland
Height1.80 m (5' 11")
Weight91 kg (14 st 4 lb)
PositionFly Half
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