Ulster Rugby has announced a squad of 41 fully contracted players and 2 development players – 39 of whom are Irish qualified – for the 2020-21 Guinness PRO14 and Heineken Champions Cup.
The northern province has also confirmed that Jordi Murphy and Will Addison have committed to Ulster for a further two years, while Jacob Stockdale, Seán Reidy and Matty Rea, Stewart Moore have already committed to the team.
The squad for the new season includes two new faces: Ireland fly-half, Ian Madigan, who joins after a three-year stint with Bristol Bears and All Blacks scrum-half, Alby Mathewson, who played for part of last season with Munster Rugby. Both have joined on one-year contracts.
The Ulster Rugby Squad for 2020-21:
Players developed through the Abbey Insurance Academy or Ulster club system are marked with * and development players are in italics.
Abbey Insurance Ulster Rugby Academy Squad for 2020-21: