# analysis - Yesterday’s News
5 talking points from Friday’s controversy-filled World Cup qualifier between Ireland and Wales.
# analysis - Friday 24 March, 2017
The former Connacht back will be part of Kieran Keane’s coaching staff next season.
# analysis - Monday 20 March, 2017
Lynne Cantwell joined Murrray Kinsella for a live chat.
The Irish lineout and maul were superb in victory over Eddie Jones’ side.
The Ulsterman showed his attacking quality from fullback against England.
# analysis - Friday 17 March, 2017
Elsewhere, it may go against their beliefs but a runners-up spot will provide some refuge for Guardiola and Klopp.
Tom Tierney’s side have some clever lineout specialists in their forward pack.
# analysis - Thursday 16 March, 2017
The close-range failings in the lineout and maul were severely damaging against Wales.
# analysis - Monday 13 March, 2017
The former Ireland head coach believes Joe Schmidt’s side have become too dependent on Johnny Sexton.
It’s England in Dublin this weekend.
# analysis - Sunday 12 March, 2017
George North’s first try on Friday night came straight from a clever Welsh lineout attack.
Barcelona became the first-ever side to overturn a four-goal first-leg deficit in Europe during the week.
# analysis - Saturday 11 March, 2017
Elsewhere, how West Brom dearly miss their former striker and is Gylfi Sigurdsson the most under-appreciated player in the top-flight?
# analysis - Wednesday 8 March, 2017
Plus, why Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is good enough to get in any side in Europe
# analysis - Tuesday 7 March, 2017
Elsewhere, Napoli have hinted at great things for a while but collapsed again when it mattered most.
# analysis - Monday 6 March, 2017
The Chelsea legend feels the French international can become more dominant.
# analysis - Sunday 5 March, 2017
Plus, why Alexis Sanchez’s Arsenal exit is starting to look inevitable.
# analysis - Wednesday 1 March, 2017
Ireland’s dummy loop play has evolved but they missed a great chance against les Bleus.
# analysis - Tuesday 28 February, 2017
The defensive ploy has been under review in recent years.
# analysis - Monday 27 February, 2017
Plus, why the Foxes, contrary to popular belief, are not back yet.
Italy brought the clever defensive tactic to another level against England.
# analysis - Saturday 25 February, 2017
Plus, Romelu Lukaku has tied Everton’s all-time Premier League scoring record with his 60th strike for the club.
# analysis - Friday 24 February, 2017
The Ireland head coach was frustrated with suggestions his side play an attritional game.
# analysis - Wednesday 22 February, 2017
We dig into the archive footage to rediscover a stunning performance from Eddie O’Sullivan’s side.
# analysis - Thursday 16 February, 2017
Tell us what went right and wrong for this try in last weekend’s Six Nations action.
# analysis - Wednesday 15 February, 2017
Plus, why PSG were too powerful for a Barcelona side in physical decline.
Mesut Ozil has been heavily criticised following a recent dip in form.
# analysis - Monday 13 February, 2017
The 22-year-old showed promising signs in defence against Italy last weekend.
# analysis - Sunday 12 February, 2017
Plus, how Liverpool exploited Tottenham’s vulnerable left side.
# analysis - Saturday 11 February, 2017
Devin Toner continues to lead the way for Ireland in terms of sheer ruck numbers.
# analysis - Friday 10 February, 2017
Plus, will Manchester United continue their remarkable unbeaten run?
# analysis - Wednesday 8 February, 2017
There was lots of intent from Ireland but their execution was extremely inconsistent.
# analysis - Tuesday 7 February, 2017
Simon Easterby’s pack missed some big opportunities at key points in the game.
# analysis - Monday 6 February, 2017
Andy Farrell and his players will be deeply unhappy with their defensive display in Edinburgh.
# analysis - Saturday 4 February, 2017
Plus, will Jose Mourinho place faith in Anthony Martial again?
Joe Schmidt’s side are heavily reliant on their lineout as a source for their scores.
# analysis - Thursday 2 February, 2017
Plus, it’s Chelsea title to lose after several of their rivals slip up in a busy week of footballing action.
# analysis - Wednesday 1 February, 2017
Who benefitted and who lost out in what was a busy month of activity for certain clubs?
# analysis - Monday 30 January, 2017
Plus, will there be any further deals involving Republic of Ireland internationals?
We’ve taken a look at the Ireland v Scotland games from the 1995 Five Nations and 2016 Six Nations.