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# d - Saturday 4 May, 2019

'The one thing that stood out was the stag... The stag stands its ground'
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'The one thing that stood out was the stag... The stag stands its ground'

May 4th 2019, 7:00 AM 25,378 Views 7 Comments

South African coach JP Ferreira has been in charge of stingy Munster defence this season.

# d - Wednesday 13 February, 2019

Analysis: How Ireland's defence adapted after harsh English lessons
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Analysis: How Ireland's defence adapted after harsh English lessons

Feb 13th 2019, 3:29 PM 13,629 Views 12 Comments

Defence coach Andy Farrell would have been pleased to see his side concede only one try.

# d - Sunday 20 January, 2019

'I really like the idea of my family having different experiences'
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'I really like the idea of my family having different experiences'

Jan 20th 2019, 8:00 AM 19,320 Views 0 Comments

Former Munster assistant coach Ian Costello is enjoying his challenging task with Wasps.

# d - Saturday 1 December, 2018

'Our catchphrase is, 'There's always a solution until someone stops working''
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'Our catchphrase is, 'There's always a solution until someone stops working''

Dec 1st 2018, 9:00 AM 8,178 Views 1 Comment

Connacht defence coach Peter Wilkins explains how the province have focused on behaviour.

# d - Saturday 6 January, 2018

Leinster's 'brothers' look to dig in for each other without the ball
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Leinster's 'brothers' look to dig in for each other without the ball

Jan 6th 2018, 12:00 PM 23,473 Views 20 Comments

Leo Cullen’s side have produced several compelling defensive passages in recent times.

# d - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

Leinster 'make progress' on defence coach as Cullen cools Mike Ford link
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Leinster 'make progress' on defence coach as Cullen cools Mike Ford link

Aug 24th 2016, 5:45 AM 5,463 Views 15 Comments

The Leinster boss reckons eight or nine teams could win the Pro12 this season.

# d - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

Ireland appoint ex-England defence coach Andy Farrell on three-year contract
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Ireland appoint ex-England defence coach Andy Farrell on three-year contract

Jan 6th 2016, 3:42 PM 27,758 Views 72 Comments

The rugby league legend won’t start work with Ireland until after the Six Nations.

# d - Friday 30 October, 2015

Wales move to retain Shaun Edwards and the rest of Gatland's back room team until next World Cup
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# Stay Another Day

Wales move to retain Shaun Edwards and the rest of Gatland's back room team until next World Cup

Oct 30th 2015, 2:45 PM 4,391 Views 6 Comments

Gatland omitted Edwards from his Lions touring party in favour of Andy Farrell, but wants him by his side until 2019.

# d - Saturday 19 September, 2015

'Tries will win the World Cup,' but Ireland target defensive security
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'Tries will win the World Cup,' but Ireland target defensive security

Sep 19th 2015, 6:30 AM 4,164 Views 1 Comment

Les Kiss says he and Joe Schmidt have given the players ‘solid and stern’ feedback.

# d - Saturday 15 August, 2015

Ireland looking for more explosive defensive plays like Trimble's
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Ireland looking for more explosive defensive plays like Trimble's

Aug 15th 2015, 12:07 AM 8,583 Views 14 Comments

Defence coach Les Kiss was concerned with elements of the performance in Cardiff last time out.

# d - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

Former CRC chief’s retirement package may be more than previously disclosed
# Brian Conlan
# Brian Conlan

Former CRC chief’s retirement package may be more than previously disclosed

Jan 15th 2014, 10:51 PM 17,272 Views 67 Comments

The Public Accounts Committee will hear further details about the top-up scandal at the Central Remedial Clinic tomorrow morning.