Mon, 21 Nov, 2016
Another comfortable margin on the scoreboard for France, but doubts hang over Philippe Saint-Andre’s side ahead of their final Pool D encounter with Ireland on Sunday week after a workmanlike defeat of Canada in stadium:mk last night.
Fri, 02 Oct, 2015
Their time together in the Ireland team may have been limited to just 15 prior appearances but Keith Earls and Luke Fitzgerald will be delighted if tomorrow’s meeting with Canada goes as well as their first joint-venture against the Canucks.
Fri, 18 Sep, 2015
THE mere mention of Georgia is enough to conjure up recurring nightmares for Irish rugby followers who witnessed the lowest ranked side at the 2007 World Cup come within minutes of beating Ireland in the pool stages on a balmy evening in Bordeaux almost two years ago.
Sat, 13 Jun, 2009
DEEP DOWN, Ireland’s new coach Declan Kidney knows that nothing less than a decisive Irish victory over Canada in the first of the three Guinness November internationals at Thomond Park this evening will herald the end of the honeymoon era of his leadership, almost before it has begun.
Sat, 08 Nov, 2008