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It’s Hard To Disagree With BBC’s World Rugby Team Of The Year

2017 was a remarkable year of rugby union, including a cracking Six Nations, an absorbing Lions tour, and another dominant Rugby Championship win for the All Blacks. As the year draws to a close, the usual reviews and debates are taking place, and BBC Radio Five Live put together a team of the year. Naturally, this will always lead to …

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Welsh FA Chief Finds Himself In Hot Water For ‘No English’ Remark

Football Association of Wales Chief Executive Jonathan Ford is to face disciplinary action regarding comments he made about Wales’ manager search. Wales are currently on the lookout for a successor to Chris Coleman following his departure for Sunderland last month. Ford appeared on BBC Wales last week to discuss said search, and remarked that while the priority would be to …

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Ryan Giggs Puts His Name Forward For International Management Role

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MAY 01: Manchester United Assistant Manager Ryan Giggs looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Leicester City at Old Trafford on May 1, 2016 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Matthew Ashton - AMA/Getty Images)

Ryan Giggs has once again outlined his interest in embarking on a full-time managerial career. The Manchester United legend, whose only managerial experience to date was a four-game interim spell after the disastrous David Moyes came to an abrupt end in 2014. Speaking to Sky Sports News, Giggs confirmed that he would be interested in succeeding Chris Coleman as manager …

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Wales Dig Deep For Dramatic Victory Over South Africa In Cardiff

CARDIFF, WALES - DECEMBER 02: Leigh Halfpenny of Wales kicks a penalty during the international match match between Wales and South Africa at Principality Stadium on December 2, 2017 in Cardiff, Wales. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

It’s no secret that Wales have struggled in their Autumn internationals in recent years, failing to overcome New Zealand or Australia time and time again. However, they have capped off a mixed campaign this year with victory over South Africa. The bruised Springboks came to Cardiff aiming to finish 2017 on a high. Having defeated France in a series clean sweep …

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