Dubs skipper Cullen appointed to Leinster Rugby role

Dublin captain Bryan Cullen
Dublin captain Bryan Cullen lifts the Sam Maguire Cup at Croke Park

Dublin's All-Ireland Gaelic Football winning captain Bryan Cullen has been appointed as a strength and conditioning coach by Leinster Rugby.

Cullen, 27, lifted the Sam Maguire Cup on Sunday as the Dubs earned a dramatic 1-12 to 1-11 win over Kerry in the decider at Croke Park.

The Dublin GAA board confirmed Cullen's appointment on Wednesday.

Cullen will begin his work with the European Champions' academy in the coming weeks.