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Ireland Overtake Wales In Latest Rugby World Rankings

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Ireland have risen one spot to fourth in the rugby world rankings, overtaking Wales following their Six Nations victory in Dublin on Saturday.  Andy Farrell’s side made it two wins from two in the competition with an impressive bonus-point win over Wayne Pivac’s men with tries from Jordan Larmour, Tadhg Furlong, Josh van der Flier and Andrew Conway proving the …

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“The More People Clamour For Him To Start, The More Stubborn Mick Will Become And Won’t Play Him”

Kevin Doyle has predicted that Aaron Connolly will not start for the Republic of Ireland on Tuesday against Switzerland, despite the forward’s impressive cameo against Georgia. Connolly was the only positive to come from a truly terrible game of football on Saturday afternoon. Ireland played out a goalless draw against Georgia in Tbilisi and their chances of qualifying for Euro …

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Player Ratings As Ireland Play Out Dour Draw Against Georgia

Georgia 0-0 Republic of Ireland. Ireland played out a dour goalless draw with Georgia on Saturday, a result that could greatly harm their chances of qualifying for Euro 2020. Here is how we rated the Ireland players. Just to note, every player starts with a base score of five out of 10. Darren Randolph – 5 The Middlesbrough goalkeeper has …

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Ireland Name Their Team To Play Georgia In Tbilisi

The Republic of Ireland team to play Georgia has been named. Mick McCarthy has made three changes to the team that played out a 1-1 draw with Switzerland last month. Each change has been enforced by injury or suspension. Enda Stevens is suspended, so Matt Doherty starts at left-back. Richard Keogh won’t play again until 2021, so John Egan partners …

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Explained: Exactly What Ireland Need To Do To Qualify For Euro 2020

The Republic of Ireland have just three games remaining in their Euro 2020 qualification campaign. Ireland play Georgia on Saturday in Tbilisi before travelling to face Switzerland in Geneva next Tuesday. They finish their campaign against Denmark in Dublin on November 18. The good news is, ahead of Saturday’s game, Ireland are two points clear at the top of Group …

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The Ireland Team That Should Start Against Georgia But Won’t

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The Republic of Ireland team play a crucial Euro 2020 qualifier against Georgia on Saturday afternoon. Mick McCarthy’s side are two points clear at the top of Group D after five games played with 11 points. Denmark are in second place with nine points from five matches and Switzerland are in third, with eight points from four games. Georgia are …

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Denmark Draw Hands Ireland Advantage In Euro 2020 Qualifying

The Republic of Ireland have been handed the advantage in Euro 2020 qualifying thanks to Denmark’s draw with Georgia. Georgia held Ireland’s Group D rivals to a goalless draw in Tiblisi in a game that could have big ramifications for the qualification campaign. The result means Mick McCarthy’s side remain two points clear of the Danes, with both teams having …

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The Winners & Losers Following Ireland’s International Break

Mick McCarthy’s return as Ireland boss has heralded two wins and two clean sheets as Ireland top their Euro 2020 qualifying campaign. In what has been an eventful week on and off the pitch, spirits have been raised with the collection of maximum points and a clear change in approach. As the international break draws to a close, we examine …

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Watch: Insane Schmozzle Breaks Out At Georgian Rugby Game

 It may only be February but Georgian sides Kharebi Rustavi and Armazi Tbilisi look to have the Rugby Schmozzle of the Year award all sewn up. Saturday’s mid-table clash between Kharebi Rustavi and Armazi Tbilisi in the Didi 10, the top division of Georgia’s domestic rugby league, erupted into a chaotic brawl featuring pretty much every player on the pitch. …

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Warren Gatland Names 36-Man Wales Squad For Upcoming Test Series

CARDIFF, WALES - MARCH 08: Wales head coach Warren Gatland faces the media ahead of the RBS Six Nations match against England, at The Vale Hotel on March 8, 2016 in Cardiff, Wales. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Warren Gatland has disclosed the names of the players that will make up Wales’ squad for their upcoming test series. Wales will face Australia, Georgia, New Zealand and South Africa over the course of November/December, in what will be Gatland’s first matches back in charge of the side following his summer excursions with the British and Irish Lions. .@alunwynjones leads …

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