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Johnny Sexton says Leinster must put dreams to one side ahead of Racing 92 Champions Cup final

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The 32 year old has won three European Cup titles with his home province in 2009, 2011 and 2012, and Leinster will equal Toulouse’s record of four triumphs should they get past Sexton’s former side Racing in Bilbao.

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Sexton at Friday’s captain’s run at San Mames Stadium, ahead of talking to the media

“Ultimately, if you want to feel fulfilled at the end of the game you have to play well as an individual, bag replica high quality as a team and you have to win. And it’s in that order of importance: take care of your own job, do your best for the team and hopefully the result will follow.

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“That’s the big challenge. Can you beat a Scarlets type team and then hop over to this site beat a team like Racing, who are very different.

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“It’s not just James [Lowe], there’s a whole host of players we had difficult conversations with this week. We’ve used 37 players in the eight games so far, in our domestic competition we’ve used 55, so it takes a huge amount to get to this stage.

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For Cullen, who will bid high quality replica bags with Racing coach Laurent Travers to become the first individual in history to win the European Cup as a player and coach, the final has paired two teams contrasting in style and culture.

“They have replica bags from china a lot of very powerful players,” he said. “They have very dangerous broken field runners. We know Nakarawa from his time at Glasgow in the PRO12, and his ability to suck in defenders and get the ball away and have players able to play through the line, he’s a clear threat.

“When you’ve got Dan Carter on the bench, it says it all really as for what Racing have built over the last seven or eight years and what they’ve assembled in terms of an expensive bunch of players. We have to do things slightly differently in Leinster where high quality designer replica we produce guys from within mainly and bring in a couple of key signings from overseas.

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“It’s one of the great challenges that we face as a club going forward. You look at some of the French teams and the resources they have available, the calibre of players they’ve been signing over the last number of years. It’s a great challenge for us.

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