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'Conor is a competitor, he has an edge about him'
Even those who know Conor Murray well were surprised by Warren Gatland’s decision to make the scrum-half Lions captain.
Jack Grealish wins England call-up for Nations League double-header
The former Ireland underage star replaces Marcus Rashford for the Three Lions.
Mane offers unexpected boost to Liverpool
The Senegalese forward has been out of action since picking up a knock during the last international break and is closing in on a competitive comeback.
The Rugby Show: Eddie O'Sullivan reflects on the Lions tour and looks forward to Ireland's next challenge
The countdown to South Africa starts here, doesn’t it?
The Rugby Show: 'If the All Blacks lose it changes the perception of their brand'
Eddie O’Sullivan joined us to look ahead to the tour decider.
'Pete is smart as well as tough' - Joe Schmidt confident O'Mahony will be natural Lions skipper
The Corkman was named skipper by Warren Gatland this week.
'A lot of people had written us off, there had been a lot of criticism'
After an unconvincing start to the tour, Warren Gatland was pleased to see the British and Irish Lions improve in defeating the Crusaders.
Warburton learned of Lions honour in supermarket car park
For the second British and Irish Lions tour running, Sam Warburton has been named captain.
This latest Fellaini elbow could see him slapped with another ban
We’ve got a great game at Old Trafford though.
Marouane Fellaini: I'm not a dirty player
“I don’t want to elbow someone, I just defend myself. I am physical.”
Southampton went 1-0 up against Liverpool after just 40 seconds
Sadio Mane got Southampton off to a flying start in the Capital One Cup quarter-final.
'Toure didn't want to mark Fellaini' - Young taunts Manchester City star
The Ivory Coast international struggled during the Premier League champions’ defeat at Old Trafford, though the England winger admits his team-mate can be unplayable,
Fellaini: Belief growing of title tilt at United
They’re getting pretty confident around Old Trafford again.
Fellaini proves he is useful - for now - as Manchester United plough on
The big Belgian helped make the difference for the Red Devils in the absence of more penetrative players.
Tom Huddlestone gets haircut on the sideline after breaking goal drought
The Hull City man hasn’t scored since April 2011.
Manchester United are good enough to win trophies, says Marouane Fellaini
£27.5m midfielder says his new club face a tough challenge.
Paul O'Connell in line to skipper Lions as Sam Warburton emerges as injury doubt
The Munster talisman may lead the team out after all.
Look how much fun Paul O'Connell had at Lions training today
‘I’ve got Jack Johnson and Tom O’Leary waitin’ for ya…right here.’
Cup absentees could get Lions boost - Warren Gatland
Those players not involved in those club finals — like Leinster and Ulster — will be the ones who will face the Barbarians in Hong Kong.
Lions chance is out of my hands now, admits Tommy Bowe
Bowe was on the mark again last night — but will that be enough to convince Warren Gatland?
In pics: Warren Gatland turns up at Ireland training session
The Lions coach watched on as Brian O’Driscoll and co prepared for their upcoming encounter with Italy.
You again? Ian McGeechan in the frame for Lions job
“It is such a highly-prized job that we will not be short of candidates. We would like Declan Kidney, Andy Robinson and Warren Gatland to all be available. I think all three would be available if required.”