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Ireland coach Andy Farrell pictured in November 2018
Best backs Farrell to succeed as Ireland coach
Andy Farrell will take over from current Ireland coach Joe Schmidt after next year's World Cup in Japan.
Nov 26, 22:01
Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt on November 10, 2018
Kearney: Schmidt will want to leave Ireland with lasting legacy
The New Zealander will step down as head coach after next year's World Cup.
Nov 26, 14:44
Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt on November 10, 2018
Schmidt can still inspire further Ireland improvement, says Kilcoyne
An announcement is expected soon on the New Zealander's future beyond next year's World Cup.
Nov 25, 12:49
Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt on November 10, 2018
Schmidt still agonising over decision on long-term future
The head coach could commit to Ireland or return to his native New Zealand.
Nov 22, 15:05
Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt on November 10, 2018
Tadhg Beirne will be itching to take on the USA, says club-mate Niall Scannell
Beirne did not feature in Ireland's victories over Argentina and New Zealand.
Nov 21, 15:36
Johnny Sexton in action for Ireland on November 17, 2018
Richie Murphy backs Johnny Sexton for World Rugby player of the year award
Fly-half Sexton is now the bookies' favourite to land World Rugby's top accolade.
Nov 20, 18:00
Ireland's Iain Henderson wins a lineout in February 2018
Henderson reassured by Ireland's victory over the All Blacks
Saturday's 16-9 victory over New Zealand was a major statement as the countdown to next year's World Cup continues.
Nov 19, 18:45
Ireland's Jacob Stockdale celebrates on November 17, 2018
Ireland ace Stockdale still trying to comprehend rapid rise
The Ulster wing scored the only try of the game as Ireland defeated world champions New Zealand.
Nov 19, 01:01
Andy Farrell, the England backs coach looks on during the England training session held at West Park Leeds Rugby Club on October 23, 2013
Hansen surprised England ever let Andy Farrell leave
The defence coach masterminded Ireland’s rearguard action in Dublin.
Nov 18, 11:48
Steve Hansen the head coach of New Zealand acknowledges the fans ahead of the 2015 Rugby World Cup Final match between New Zealand and Australia at Twickenham Stadium on October 31, 2015
Hansen’s next move could see Schmidt join New Zealand coaching set-up
The All Blacks head coach is to make an announcement before Christmas.
Nov 18, 11:14
Rory Best of Ulster is tackled by Romain Taofifenua of Toulon during the European Rugby Champions Cup Pool 3 game at the Kingspan stadium on October 25, 2014
Josh Van Der Flier: Ireland showed New Zealand they will not be bullied
Ireland toppled back-to-back world champions New Zealand 16-9 at the Aviva Stadium.
Nov 18, 10:12
Steve Hansen the head coach of New Zealand acknowledges the fans ahead of the 2015 Rugby World Cup Final match between New Zealand and Australia at Twickenham Stadium on October 31, 2015
All Blacks boss Hansen calls Ireland World Cup favourites
He also said they are now number one team in the world.
Nov 17, 22:15
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Result: Ireland beat New Zealand in Dublin thriller
Stockdale’s try helped the hosts to a 16-9 victory over the world number one All Blacks.
Nov 17, 21:12
Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt on November 10, 2018
The major talking points ahead of Ireland's clash with New Zealand in Dublin
The All Blacks are ranked number one in the world rankings with Joe Schmidt's side second.
Nov 16, 16:33
Dan Leavy pictured with the Ireland flag on March 13, 2018
Dan Leavy forced out of Ireland's All Blacks clash
Josh Van Der Flier comes in for the highly-anticipated Dublin encounter.
Nov 16, 14:13
Bundee Aki during an Ireland training session on March 18, 2018
Marmion warns All Blacks not to target Ireland team-mate Aki
The tourists have singled out the New Zealand-born centre ahead of the meting between the two sides in Dublin.
Nov 16, 10:21
Bundee Aki during an Ireland training session on March 18, 2018
Ireland boss Schmidt defends Aki's commitment
The Connacht powerhouse Aki will face the All Blacks for the first time.
Nov 15, 15:18
Ireland's Devin Toner pictured in February 2017
Toner returns for Ireland's New Zealand Test
The lock has been restored to the line-up.
Nov 15, 14:17
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Beauden Barrett expecting some surprises from Ireland
The All Blacks are wary of Schmidt's men after a 40-29 defeat in 2016.
Nov 13, 17:33
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Andy Farrell insists New Zealand still the world's best even if Ireland win
New Zealand will retain the world number-one ranking even if number two side Ireland win in Dublin.
Nov 13, 17:01

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