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Ireland’s Jacob Stockdale Signs Contract Extension With Ulster

Ireland Rugby Squad Training, Carton House, Co. Kildare 20/2/2018 Jacob Stockdale

Ulster have confirmed that Jacob Stockdale has signed a contract extension to remain with the province for the foreseeable future. Ulster announced the deal on Wednesday, confirming that Stockdale has agreed to extend his stay at the Kingspan Stadium until the summer of 2020. BREAKING | Ulster and Ireland star @JacobStockdale has agreed a contract extension to remain at Ulster …

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Andy Farrell Issues Stern Warning To Ireland’s Younger Players “Getting Carried Away”

Sean McMahon reporting from Carton House  Ireland will no doubt face their most difficult test of this year’s NatWest 6 Nations thus far when Wales come to the Aviva Stadium looking to secure back-to-back wins against Joe Schmidt’s side. Ireland’s preparations have been dominated by the fitness concerns of Tadhg Furlong, James Ryan and Iain Henderson but defensive coach Andy …

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Ireland’s Thrashing Of Italy Has Certainly Come At A Cost

Ireland’s 56-19 victory over Italy at the Aviva Stadium sets them up nicely for the visit of Wales in two weeks time.  However, injuries to three of Ireland’s key players has left a sour taste in the mouth on what was otherwise a great afternoon’s work for Joe Schmidt’s side. Tadhg Furlong was the first casualty who went off with …

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Player Ratings As Ireland Secure Eight Try Rout In Dublin

Eight tries from Ireland secured a mammoth 56-19 victory over Italy at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin.  Joe Schmidt’s side had the game wrapped up at half-time but they would have been annoyed to concede three tries to Italy in the second half. Injuries to Tadhg Furlong and Robbie Henshaw will be a worry to Ireland but here are our …

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