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# mtn-golden-lions - Yesterday’s News

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# mtn-golden-lions - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

'It’s unbelievably proud for me and my family' - Furlong the Lion

The Leinster man will head to New Zealand with a strong chance of being the Test tighthead.

# mtn-golden-lions - Thursday 20 April, 2017

Garry Ringrose was very close to making the 41-man Lions squad

The 22-year-old Ireland and Leinster centre was ‘very unlucky,’ according to Warren Gatland.

Sexton no foregone conclusion at 10 as Gatland keeps options open

The Lions boss believes Owen Farrell and Dan Biggar will push the Irishman all the way.

# mtn-golden-lions - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

'I coached Jared when I was at Waikato and I didn't renew his contract'

Warren Gatland has ended up picking Jared Payne for the Lions a decade after cutting him.

Lions leave Hartley disappointed as they opt for 'the right mix of strengths'

The 31-year-old England captain misses out on touring with the Lions again.

Ryan misses out but 'point of difference' Henderson makes Lions squad

Steve Borthwick says Henderson’s ability to cover six was attractive for the Lions.

# mtn-golden-lions - Monday 17 April, 2017

'I'm not expecting anything' - O'Mahony and Ireland stars wait on Lions call

The Munster captain is in the back row mix, with Warren Gatland set to name his squad on Wednesday.

# mtn-golden-lions - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

'I think I've put myself in the frame' - O'Brien hoping for Lions call

The 30-year-old openside was brilliant in Leinster’s win over Wasps last weekend.

# mtn-golden-lions - Thursday 23 March, 2017

Peyper, Garcès and Poite to referee Lions' Tests against All Blacks

World Rugby have also confirmed the match officials for Ireland’s summer tour.

# mtn-golden-lions - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

Wales legend Williams excited by Lions head-to-heads in Cardiff

There are a number of mount-watering match-ups ahead in round four of the championship.

# mtn-golden-lions - Friday 3 February, 2017

Finally, Lions selection debates become very real as Six Nations arrives

Joe Schmidt welcomed Warren Gatland into Ireland camp earlier this week.

# mtn-golden-lions - Thursday 2 February, 2017

Sexton's durability remains a concern but Gatland knows his quality

Meanwhile, the Lions boss is looking forward to seeing how Conor Murray handles the pressure this weekend.

# mtn-golden-lions - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

'I would back myself' - Cronin believes he's still in the Lions frame

The Leinster hooker is positive about making a full recovery from his hamstring injury.

# mtn-golden-lions - Thursday 8 December, 2016

Gatland identifies target for second Lions attack coach but it's not Ben Ryan

There are ‘two or three’ France-based players in the squad selection mix at the moment.

# mtn-golden-lions - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

Pressure on Sexton to get fit as Gatland shares concern over out-half's durability

The Ireland out-half is currently sidelined with a hamstring injury.

Gatland's Lions coaches narrow in on 50 players after November Tests

The Lions head coach says his captain is likely to be one of the current national team leaders.

'Joe is the boss' - Farrell has no say in Ireland's defence coach plans for Japan

The Englishman has been appointed as Lions defence coach for the 2017 tour of New Zealand.

'Rob gets a lot of criticism in Wales, but it's the worst place in the world for criticism'

Rob Howley’s appointment as the Lions attack coach has come under flak.

'He needs to make sure that he’s 100%. Not just for the short-term' - Gatland HIA

'He needs to make sure that he’s 100%. Not just for the short-term' - Gatland

The Lions head coach says rugby is secondary to Northampton wing George North’s health.

Ireland's Andy Farrell confirmed as Lions assistant coach Faz

Ireland's Andy Farrell confirmed as Lions assistant coach

Steve Borthwick is forwards coach and Rob Howley will oversee the attack.

# mtn-golden-lions - Friday 11 November, 2016

Schmidt available to Lions but only interested in Ireland's Japan tour

Warren Gatland this week opened up the possibility of Schmidt joining his coaching staff.

# mtn-golden-lions - Friday 16 September, 2016

'It’s priceless for growing' - Ireland's Farrell on learning from the Lions

The Englishman was part of Warren Gatland’s staff on the 2013 tour.

# mtn-golden-lions - Wednesday 7 September, 2016

'The last week in 2013 was a tough one' - Gatland on Lions job

The Kiwi head coach is happy with the demanding 10-game schedule in New Zealand next year.

Not a popular choice for some, but Gatland brings experience to Lions role

Gatland will name his Lions assistant coaches on 7 December.

Warren Gatland officially confirmed as the 2017 Lions head coach

The 52-year-old retains the position he held for the 2013 success over Australia.

# mtn-golden-lions - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

Lions and All Blacks jobs loom behind 2017 expiry of Schmidt’s contract

What’s next in line for the Ireland head coach?

# mtn-golden-lions - Monday 23 March, 2015

Wild speculation alert! Let’s forecast what the next Lions squad would look like today

We will be happy if 50% of these guys end up in New Zealand.

# mtn-golden-lions - Thursday 22 January, 2015

Schmidt gets another accolade as he manages to pick a bigger squad than Woodward’s Lions

At least Clive had the excuse of travelling to New Zealand, Schmidt is only bringing the lads to Carton House.