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#Jacques Brunel

# jacques-brunel - Tuesday 13 February, 2018

France drop Teddy Thomas and a host of players for 'inappropriate behaviour'

Jacques Brunel has punished some of his squad for going out in Edinburgh.

# jacques-brunel - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

'France have a staff that doesn't really inspire confidence and that's a bonus for Ireland'

Dragons coach Bernard Jackman spent six years working in French rugby.

# jacques-brunel - Saturday 11 June, 2016

Sanchez-inspired Argentina spoil Conor O'Shea's Italy debut

The Azzurri had a late chance to snatch victory when they dispossessed the Pumas after the hosts won a scrum close to their try-line.

# jacques-brunel - Saturday 6 February, 2016

Huge Jules Plisson penalty hands France win against Parisse's Italy

The Italians were narrowly beaten in an entertaining game at Stade de France.

# jacques-brunel - Friday 5 February, 2016

Have we got a kicker? Can we defend? The Italian perspective on the Six Nations

Italian rugby blogger Dario Mazzocchi serves up the penultimate part of our Six Nations preview series.

# jacques-brunel - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

Italian legend Martin Castrogiovanni to have surgery to remove tumour in his back

Castrogiovanni has a tumour in his sciatic nerve.

# jacques-brunel - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

Blow for Italy as Haimona a major doubt for World Cup

The out-half’s has left the Italy squad to nurse a broken arm.

# jacques-brunel - Thursday 15 January, 2015

These are the men Ireland will open their Six Nations title defence against

Jacques Brunel has named four uncapped players in his 30-man Italy squad.

# jacques-brunel - Saturday 8 March, 2014

Out of 10: How Ireland rated in today’s Six Nations clash with Italy

Here’s how we felt Ireland’s players performed in their seven-try victory over the Italians in Dublin.

# jacques-brunel - Thursday 20 February, 2014

Italy coach Brunel warns of backlash as Tommaso Allan faces Scots

The Italian out-half played for Scotland at underage level before switching to the country of his birth.

# jacques-brunel - Sunday 3 February, 2013

Italy stun France to throw 6 Nations race wide open

The Italians stunned Phillipe Saint-Andre’s men and had a hairy Tiger to thank for it.

# jacques-brunel - Tuesday 21 February, 2012

Same faces but a whole new ball game, warns Kidney

“We’re just going full throttle for this one,” Ireland’s coach Declan Kidney says ahead of Saturday’s Six Nations game against Italy.