The Leinster centre began his playing career with the Athlone club

Robbie Henshaw began his rugby playing for his local club Buccaneers RFC, before he went on to captain his school side, Marist College to a senior Cup title for the first time in 75 years in 2011.

In this short video clip, Henshaw’s former coach’s and teachers discuss the centre’s rise to International rugby.

Video credit Irish rugby Facebook page.