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Opinion: What will Andy Farrell do in this Autumn International Series?

After the bitterly disappointing loss to France last weekend, the attention now focuses on the new…

Ireland side springs zero surprise or intrigue

Busy times at the Hawkeye Sidekick (day job) HQ. Production issues resembling problems that would have…

Ireland Rugby Union November Squad Reflections

Joe Schmidt's Ireland Rugby Union selection offered little surprise but key depth chart issues need to…

Guinness Pro 14: Irish Province Squad Preseason Review

The preseason drills have started weeks ago and playing squads (for the most part) are thick…

Guinness Pro 14: Ireland Provinces Transfers (2018 – 2019)

Guinness Pro 14 Irish Rugby preseason is well underway for the players not involved in the…

RBS 6 Nations: Ireland Squad Announcement

Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt has announced his initial Ireland RBS 6 Nations squad who will…

Squad Profile: Fiji

After the demolition of the South African challenge, Ireland reset focus to face Fiji at the…

RBS 6 Nations – Round 3 Thoughts

Can Sexton produce a performance against France? The Ireland team selection in essence yielded little surprises.…

RBS 6 Nations Reflections

The classic rout Happy Valentine’s Day to one and all, hope everyone is feeling loved and…

RBS 6 Nations Preview: Italy vs. Ireland

Saturday afternoon represents an opportunity for Italy and Ireland to keep alive their slim championship chances. For…