Jared Payne says Joe Schmidt and Rory Best did not get the send-off from Irish rugby that they deserved. Former Ireland head coach Schmidt and departing captain Best signed off with a huge defeat by the
A wit once stated, after surveying the wreckage of another forlorn Five Nations campaign, that Ireland were in a critical state but it was not serious. Nothing a few shots could not make appear better.
Luke McGrath insists that Ireland's World Cup quarter-final sticking point will not taint departing head coach Joe Schmidt's legacy. Ireland were knocked out of the tournament in Japan after a 46-14 defeat