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#High Standards

# high-standards - Saturday 26 January, 2019

Leinster 'feel like they lost' close shave with Scarlets

Leo Cullen will demand a sharp upturn in performance for the last third of the season.

# high-standards - Saturday 11 February, 2017

Schmidt rates Gilroy display as 'a mixed bag' as Jackson stresses his quality

The Ulster wing scored three tries but didn’t fully meet the Ireland head coach’s standards.

# high-standards - Wednesday 19 October, 2016

'We all expect more from Cristiano and he knows that'

The Portugal star didn’t manage to get on the scoresheet despite Real Madrid scoring five.

# high-standards - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

Hansen vows to tick all boxes before continuing as All Black coach

The World Cup-winning coach’s current contract expires in 2017.

# high-standards - Friday 9 October, 2015

'If Racing are going to say that he was cranky, maybe they need to look at themselves'

Fergus McFadden says he’s got no problems with Sexton’s on-pitch demeanour.

# high-standards - Sunday 23 November, 2014

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# high-standards - Sunday 15 June, 2014

Schmidt: 'That's not going to be good enough when it comes to South Africa in November'

The Ireland coach says some fringe players acquitted themselves well while others have some work to do.

# high-standards - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

Ireland’s high standards mean winning against Australia is a necessity

The weaknesses in the visiting Australian team mean that they are very beatable.

# high-standards - Sunday 14 July, 2013

'If I can win a quarter of what Fergie did, I'll be happy' - David Moyes

The new Manchester United boss can call on Robin van Persie and David de Gea for his team’s upcoming friendly in Sydney.

# high-standards - Friday 4 January, 2013

'We haven't won anything or done anything yet' - Ulster's Chris Henry

The back-row will captain the Pro12 leaders against Scarlets this evening.

# high-standards - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

Blacklisted: Dan Carter snubbed in New Zealand player of the year nominations

The three lads up for the main award are pretty handy though.

# high-standards - Saturday 8 September, 2012

Trouble in the camp? Loew blasts wasteful Germans

3-0 against the Faroe Islands wasn’t good enough for Jogi.

# high-standards - Friday 27 May, 2011

From Majority of employers now want graduates with 2:1 degree or higher High Standards

Majority of employers now want graduates with 2:1 degree or higher

A survey of Ireland’s leading employers by gradireland also found that many employers believe graduates lack communication and writing skills.