Six Nations 2009, Ireland Vs France, Jamie Heaslip scores a vital try. Rapid, powerful, talented. Heaslip epitomized Declan Kidney’s Grand Slam winning team. I think Ireland were on a different level back then and I would have similar feelings about Jamie Heaslip. Ireland Vs France 2017, Ireland win and Heaslip has had what is … More ANALYSIS: Plenty Of Subtlety, But Not Enough Impact From Jamie Heaslip In 2017
As Irish we like to jump on the negativity train at every opportunity. Ireland’s embarrassing, dreary defeat to France to latest national issue. In preview of the Six Nations we said that the chat room talk of ‘St Joe’, ‘in Joe we trust’ ‘As long as we get the win’ was becoming a joke, to say … More Joe Schmidt Tenure in Tatters
Because your own opinion is the most important… Admin Paul has a rant about the display: RANT: That was an atrocious game. In fact, absolutely awful having beaten France on our last few occasions and with this… Posted by Munster Haka on Saturday, 13 February 2016 No better man for some criticism… How come Schmidt was … More 10 Tweets and Posts Which Sum Up Ireland’s Depressing Defeat to France.
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England England will be heavily tested after a poor World Cup and it is yet to be seen if their new coaching staff will improve them or drive then further into the ground. With two extremes in mind, we’ve went with a middle of the pack finish. Star Man: Jonathan Joseph One To Watch: Maro Itoje … More TEAM BY TEAM GUIDE: SIX NATIONS
I write this with adrenaline and excitement coursing through my veins. I’ve just witnessed a spectacle full of courage, drama and composure from the Irish twenty three man squad. This has to be one of the most dramatic and action packed games of rugby the Irish team has been involved in and to come out … More Admin Max Column: Ireland V France in Review