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#Familiar Foes

# familiar-foes - Friday 27 May, 2022

'We need to get stuck into him, that’s the biggest compliment I can give Johnny'
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'We need to get stuck into him, that’s the biggest compliment I can give Johnny'

May 27th 2022, 2:56 PM 10,042 Views 3 Comments

Ronan O’Gara and Johnny Sexton have both given their thoughts ahead of tomorrow’s Champions Cup final in Marseille.

# familiar-foes - Friday 6 May, 2022

Leo Cullen sees 'traditional Leicester DNA' at heart of Tigers' revival
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Leo Cullen sees 'traditional Leicester DNA' at heart of Tigers' revival

May 6th 2022, 12:34 PM 4,740 Views 4 Comments

The Leinster boss is looking forward to coming up against his old club this weekend.

# familiar-foes - Thursday 27 January, 2022

'He performed above what we expected' - Wales boss Wayne Pivac on Tadhg Beirne's Scarlets stint
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'He performed above what we expected' - Wales boss Wayne Pivac on Tadhg Beirne's Scarlets stint

Jan 27th 2022, 7:00 AM 11,123 Views 0 Comments

The Munster player was coached by Pivac during his time with the Welsh region.

# familiar-foes - Monday 31 August, 2020

Daunting semi-final against Leinster ahead as Munster look to take next step
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Daunting semi-final against Leinster ahead as Munster look to take next step

Aug 31st 2020, 5:00 AM 10,623 Views 37 Comments

Friday night at the Aviva Stadium should be an intriguing battle between the provinces.

# familiar-foes - Wednesday 16 October, 2019

Schmidt v Hansen: The decisive bout in a memorable rivarly
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Schmidt v Hansen: The decisive bout in a memorable rivarly

Oct 16th 2019, 6:44 AM 8,252 Views 6 Comments

This weekend’s World Cup quarter-final between Ireland and New Zealand will be the fifth, and potentially final meeting between two of rugby’s most successful head coaches.

# familiar-foes - Saturday 1 June, 2019

Analysing the similarities between Klopp and Pochettino as they fight to end trophy hoodoo
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Analysing the similarities between Klopp and Pochettino as they fight to end trophy hoodoo

Jun 1st 2019, 8:00 AM 13,331 Views 15 Comments

Both managers share plenty of traits – but only one of them will finally deliver a major title to their club.

# familiar-foes - Thursday 14 June, 2018

Mesut Özil dreams of beating England in the World Cup final
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Mesut Özil dreams of beating England in the World Cup final

Jun 14th 2018, 4:22 PM 4,367 Views 8 Comments

We all dream of a team of Gary Breens, Mesut.

# familiar-foes - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

Kerry head to Croke Park for another crack at knocking the Dubs off their perch
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Kerry head to Croke Park for another crack at knocking the Dubs off their perch

Apr 4th 2017, 6:15 AM 5,924 Views 5 Comments

Kerry came within a whisker of ending Dublin’s unbeaten run in Tralee.

# familiar-foes - Sunday 2 April, 2017

Kerry cruise past powerless Tyrone to book rematch with the five-in-a-row chasing Dubs
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Kerry cruise past powerless Tyrone to book rematch with the five-in-a-row chasing Dubs

Apr 2nd 2017, 4:31 PM 12,766 Views 10 Comments

Kerry kept their side of the deal by beating Tyrone by seven points.

# familiar-foes - Saturday 4 February, 2017

CJ Stander's ex-roomie Strauss plotting 'strategy' to counter Murray
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CJ Stander's ex-roomie Strauss plotting 'strategy' to counter Murray

Feb 4th 2017, 6:19 AM 6,020 Views 4 Comments

Familiarity has fuelled the fire with our celtic brethren after Munster’s feisty meetings with Glasgow.

# familiar-foes - Saturday 14 January, 2017

Bristling Warriors will be ready to move on Munster
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Bristling Warriors will be ready to move on Munster

Jan 14th 2017, 8:01 AM 5,318 Views 7 Comments

Gregor Townsend desperately wants to put his side in the knock-out stages before departing for the international stage.

# familiar-foes - Monday 12 December, 2016

'I am confident' - Ancelotti fancies Bayern's chances against Arsenal
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'I am confident' - Ancelotti fancies Bayern's chances against Arsenal

Dec 12th 2016, 1:40 PM 2,605 Views 0 Comments

The Italian is optimistic about his side’s chances of reaching the quarter-finals at the expense of the Gunners.

# familiar-foes - Saturday 9 July, 2016

The day Fermanagh gave Mayo an almighty scare - and both counties' fortunes since then
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The day Fermanagh gave Mayo an almighty scare - and both counties' fortunes since then

Jul 9th 2016, 7:15 AM 7,077 Views 6 Comments

Qualifier clash is the counties’ first competitive meeting since 2004 All-Ireland semis.

# familiar-foes - Friday 3 June, 2016

'They just seem to be our kind of bogey team' - Waterford's U21 suffering against Clare
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'They just seem to be our kind of bogey team' - Waterford's U21 suffering against Clare

Jun 3rd 2016, 12:05 AM 7,723 Views 0 Comments

Austin Gleeson knows all about disappointments against the Banner.

# familiar-foes - Friday 23 October, 2015

It was Peter Stringer v Donncha O'Callaghan as Sale beat Worcester tonight
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It was Peter Stringer v Donncha O'Callaghan as Sale beat Worcester tonight

Oct 23rd 2015, 11:52 PM 9,944 Views 7 Comments

Danny Cipriani, overlooked by England for the World Cup, opened the scoring with a fine individual effort.

# familiar-foes - Saturday 25 July, 2015

Here's how Ireland's World Cup 2018 rivals have fared since we last met
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Here's how Ireland's World Cup 2018 rivals have fared since we last met

Jul 25th 2015, 8:02 PM 6,875 Views 5 Comments

Ireland will be on red alert for in-form Welsh and Austrian outfits.

# familiar-foes - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Facing Cork - 'I just think Ger has that in his mind that he can't get emotionally attached to it'
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Facing Cork - 'I just think Ger has that in his mind that he can't get emotionally attached to it'

Apr 15th 2015, 7:30 AM 4,064 Views 1 Comment

Dublin’s Ryan O’Dwyer believes their manager will park his emotions next Sunday in Nowlan Park.

# familiar-foes - Saturday 4 October, 2014

Leinster fullback Kearney: 'I expect a very different Munster this week'
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Leinster fullback Kearney: 'I expect a very different Munster this week'

Oct 4th 2014, 7:30 AM 2,870 Views 7 Comments

The Ireland international believes being written off suits Anthony Foley’s men perfectly.

# familiar-foes - Thursday 20 September, 2012

The story so far: the Dublin and Meath minors’ paths to the final
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The story so far: the Dublin and Meath minors’ paths to the final

Sep 20th 2012, 9:00 AM 1,368 Views 1 Comment

They’ve already met this summer but how will Sunday’s minor decider turn out? Here’s the story of Dublin and Meath’s season so far.