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From The42 Johnny Sexton signs contract extension with IRFU and Leinster until 2021 Pen To Paper

Johnny Sexton signs contract extension with IRFU and Leinster until 2021

The out-half is the latest senior player to renew terms with the union ahead of next year’s World Cup.

From The42 'I grew up wanting to captain Leinster and for it to finally happen is a huge honour for me' JS10

'I grew up wanting to captain Leinster and for it to finally happen is a huge honour for me'

Johnny Sexton says becoming Leinster captain has motivated him further to lead from the front in everything he does on and off the pitch.

Sexton: 'It's like a different type of game when you're on the bench'

The out-half found himself in an unfamiliar position last week, but is set to take centre stage again in Melbourne.

From The42 'Of all the players I have coached, he is probably the best' Star Man

'Of all the players I have coached, he is probably the best'

Johnny Sexton was at his masterful best on Saturday, guiding Leinster to a first Pro14 title in four years.

From The42 'He bossed the guys around and he's loving it': Sexton makes the big calls for Leinster JS10

'He bossed the guys around and he's loving it': Sexton makes the big calls for Leinster

The out-half led from the front with 17 points as Leo Cullen’s side ended Glasgow’s European hopes.

From The42 'Leinster don't need a trophy to show progress, we want one because we're desperate for success' JS10

'Leinster don't need a trophy to show progress, we want one because we're desperate for success'

The wounds from Sunday’s Champions Cup exit are still raw for Leinster and Johnny Sexton but there are also huge positives to take heading into the final weeks of the season.

From The42 'It's just a selection issue now': Sexton fit and ready for France Here's Johnny

'It's just a selection issue now': Sexton fit and ready for France

The out-half comes back into contention for this weekend after missing the games against Scotland and Italy.