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Ireland Rugby

Farrell: Ireland will not sacrifice winning for game development

Andy Farrell admits he will need to balance the need to win with putting his own stamp on Ireland when he takes charge of the country for the first time in the 2020 Guinness Six Nations. The 44-year-old has big boots to fill after replacing previous head coach Joe Schmidt, who stood down following last […]

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2020 Guinness Six Nations officially launched

The 2020 Guinness Six Nations is here as captains and coaches descended on London on Wednesday for the official launch of the Championship. The first game of the 2020 Championship is just ten days away – when reigning Grand Slam champions Wales welcome Italy to Cardiff – but before that, the world’s rugby media headed […]

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McCloskey’s disappointment ends with Ireland call-up

Ireland head coach Andy Farrell has called up Stuart McCloskey to his Guinness Six Nations squad with injuries hampering his backs. The 27-year-old Ulster centre will meet up with the squad ahead of their training camp in Portugal this week despite initially not making the 35-man strong line-up even though he has enjoyed a hugely […]

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