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Tributes Pour In For “Irish Rugby Great’ Joe Schmidt

Ireland Rugby Press Conference, Carton House, Co. Kildare 31/5/2017 Head coach Joe Schmidt

On Monday morning, the IRFU announced that Irish head coach Joe Schmidt would be stepping down from his role after the World Cup in 2019. Schmidt has been in charge of Ireland since 2013 following an impressive three years at Leinster and has delivered an unprecedented level of success to the Irish rugby team since his arrival. The New Zealander …

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Mick McCarthy On Potentially Consulting With Martin O’Neill

The newly-appointed Ireland manager Mick McCarthy spoke to the media today during his official unveiling in the Aviva Stadium, Dublin. McCarthy touched a myriad of topics and in general seemed to be in good spirits – first explaining to why the opportunity to manage Ireland again was one that was too good to turn down. Taking the reins from the now-former …

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Mick McCarthy Outlines Declan Rice Plans During Irish Unveiling

Ireland manager Mick McCarthy has explained that he will speak to Declan Rice in December as the West Ham midfielder continues to mull over his international future. Rice pulled out of the Irish squad back in August when then manager Martin O’Neill outlined that the 19-year old was still deliberating over his international future amidst ongoing interest from Gareth Southgate …

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FAI Officially Announce Mick McCarthy & Stephen Kenny Appointments

FAI have officially announced the appointment of Mick McCarthy as the senior Ireland manager with Stephen Kenny taking over as the U21s boss. CONFIRMED | The FAI are delighted to announce that Mick McCarthy is the new Ireland Manager with Stephen Kenny with taking over as U21 Manager. Full story: https://t.co/Jwxe1142ow #COYBIG pic.twitter.com/aQdZub628Q — FAIreland ⚽️🇮🇪 (@FAIreland) November 25, 2018 …

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Jones ‘100%’ Confident For 2019 After Successful November

Eddie Jones

England head coach Eddie Jones believes his side took a major step forward during the November internationals and are ready to take on Grand Slam champions, Ireland, in February. England enjoyed a 37-18 victory over his native Australia last night, meaning they have won three of their four November internationals, with the lone loss an agonising 16-15 defeat by world …

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Five Things Mick McCarthy Will Bring To The Ireland Job

It seems as though Mick McCarthy will be confirmed to return as Ireland manager any day now, 16 years after originally leaving the role. The appointment has already divided opinions with many hoping for the alternative appointment of Stephen Kenny. The Dundalk manager has been on the League of Ireland managerial circuit from a young age but former Millwall, Sunderland, …

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Sean St Ledger: “It’s Clear That Mick McCarthy Has To Bring Youth Through

Former Republic of Ireland international defender Sean St Ledger has outlined the importance of appointing the right candidate as the Ireland manager in the continual development of quality underage teams in the country. Speaking exclusively to Pundit Arena, St Ledger was keen to outline that this is an incredibly important time for the FAI and that with the right appointment …

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It’d Be A Disaster – Roddy Collins Hits Out At Potential Kenny Appointment

Veteran League of Ireland manager Roddy Collins has hit out at the idea of Dundalk boss Stephen Kenny taking over the Irish mantle from Martin O’Neill saying the appointment would be “a disaster.” Speaking to Pundit Arena, the former Bohemians manager firmly struck down the idea of Stephen Kenny potential becoming the new Irish boss, claiming that the 47-year old …

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