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# deccie - Monday 20 August, 2018

'The reception I got from the crowd was humbling. I always enjoy being home'

Declan Kidney was warmly welcomed as his London Irish side took on Munster in Cork.

# deccie - Thursday 16 August, 2018

O'Donnell leads Munster for clash with Kidney's London Irish in Cork

JJ Hanrahan is first up in Munster’s number 10 shirt tomorrow night.

# deccie - Tuesday 22 May, 2018

Declan Kidney appointed London Irish director of rugby

The former Ireland head coach has made a big impact since arriving at the club in March.

# deccie - Sunday 21 December, 2014

London Irish deny reports of approach for Declan Kidney

Bob Casey has played down talk of a move for the former Ireland and Munster coach.

# deccie - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

5 things we learned from Paul O'Connell's radio interview this morning

From really old ROG to re-watching Clermont, the big man was all chat this morning.

# deccie - Saturday 16 March, 2013

'Substantial difference between finishing 3rd and bottom of the pile' - Declan Kidney

The Ireland head coach has warned that Italy will be going full gas in Rome this afternoon.

# deccie - Monday 24 December, 2012

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Party pieces: A bluffer's guide to rugby in 2012

All you need to know if talk turns ‘rugger’ over the holiday season.

# deccie - Saturday 17 November, 2012

Kidney happy with selection headache after stunning displays by McFadden and Gilroy

The Ulster winger ran in three tries while his wing colleague chipped in with a double.

# deccie - Thursday 20 September, 2012

‘Who are these guys?’ Declan Kidney set to name 30-man Ireland training squad

The Ireland coach will show his hand ahead of the November Series when the IRFU announce the chosen ones.

# deccie - Wednesday 20 June, 2012

Ireland's Call - Part Three: Put your questions to Brian O'Driscoll and Declan Kidney

With the final Test coming up against the All Blacks on Saturday, we are giving you one last chance to put your queries to the Irish coach and captain.

# deccie - Wednesday 13 June, 2012

Ireland's Call - Part Two: Put your questions to the Irish team in New Zealand

Get in touch with us to put your most searching queries to captain Brian O’Driscoll and coach Declan Kidney.

# deccie - Friday 8 June, 2012

Preview: Avoid front row woes and we will run the All Blacks very close

Hopes are high that Ireland can end a 107 year wait to beat the All Blacks but McCaw, Carter and Woodcock are not ones for rolling over.

Ireland's Call: You asked, O'Driscoll and Kidney answered

We put some some of your questions to the Irish coach and captain ahead of the first Test – here is what they had to say.

# deccie - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

Ireland's Call: Put your question to Declan Kidney and Brian O'Driscoll in New Zealand

We are giving you the opportunity to put your best comment forward to the Irish rugby team days before they face the All Blacks.

# deccie - Monday 28 May, 2012

Plight of Keith Earls: The man who would be BO'D is now playing back-up to Kearney

The Munster winger was identified as O’Driscoll’s heir apparent but is being shunted around the Irish backline.

# deccie - Saturday 26 May, 2012

Stephen Ferris ruled out of Ireland tour to New Zealand

Kevin McLaughlin of Leinster has been called in as flanker as a calf strain rules out the Ulster talisman.

# deccie - Monday 21 May, 2012

Declan Kidney: Our objective is to win the series

The Irish coach feels it would be ‘disrespect to the jersey’ not to try for a sweep of Tests against New Zealand.