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March 2023
# World Cup
Andy Farrell: 'We're a good side that has nowhere near reached its potential'
Ireland will celebrate the Grand Slam but the World Cup is already in view.
# World Cup
'We're a good side that has nowhere near reached its potential' - Farrell
Ireland will celebrate the Grand Slam but the World Cup is already in view.
# The Boss
'The best game I've been involved in' - Farrell hails Ireland's character
He said a hurting England side will be out to spoil the party in Dublin next weekend.
# faz
'We warmed-up on the bus and won the game easily. It’s just mentality'
Andy Farrell has impressively guided Ireland to within sight of a Grand Slam.
# Jukebox
'There are certain players that give a sense of confidence... He's one of them'
Ireland boss Andy Farrell is delighted to welcome Tadhg Furlong back from injury.
All time
# faz
Andy Farrell steers a happy Ireland camp to an outstanding autumn
The 2022 Six Nations now looms into view.
# the cat
'I love the way that he's unorthodox in his play' - Farrell backs Baloucoune
The Ireland boss has outlined the reasoning behind his selection for the Argentina game.
# off the pace
Farrell laments lack of first-half grit as Ireland are left 'feeling sorry for ourselves'
The head coach’s first defeat was a painful one.
# Philosophy
'I’m a coach who likes to trust his gut and that won’t change' - Andy Farrell
The new head coach insists he will remain hands-on for Ireland’s training sessions.
# Defence Wins Titles
Andy Farrell's defence is pivotal if Ireland are to make history at the World Cup
The opening test will be a demanding one against Gregor Townsend’s ambitious Scotland team.
# faz
Farrell faces up to the toughest test for a defence coach in rugby
The All Blacks have scored 68 tries in their 12 Tests so far this year.
# aggression
Farrell wants Ireland's defence to be a try-scoring weapon against France
The Ireland defence coach is pleased to have Johnny Sexton back in the team.
# faz
Ireland's Andy Farrell confirmed as Lions assistant coach
Steve Borthwick is forwards coach and Rob Howley will oversee the attack.
# assistant
'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.
# faz
'I don’t think we’ve set the bar anywhere yet' - Farrell wants Ireland benchmark
The defence coach believes there is more to come from Ireland in the final game of the season.
# mentality
'You get one opportunity in your career to create history that's so special'
Andy Farrell made an impressive media debut at the Aviva Stadium yesterday.
# faz
'The man is still an animal' - Heaslip impressed by Farrell's Ireland intro
Joe Schmidt’s new defence coach took his first session with the squad on Monday.
# promise
FIFA's policeman vows match-fixing won't ruin World Cup
“We must assume that organised crime gangs will also try to fix matches,” he says.
# 1D
Teen idol Farrell has eyes trained on 1 direction only
The English out-half was in understandably spiky form when cornered by reporters yesterday.