# ireland - Today’s News
Steve Hansen says he has been reluctant to field this midfield partnership, because they are already familiar with one another.
Ireland welcome Michael O’Neill’s men to the Aviva Stadium tonight for an international friendly in Dublin.
The All Blacks won’t be in a rush to kick possession Ireland’s way.
New Zealand have made one change from their win over England.
26-year-old Tadhg Furlong feels the best is still ahead of him.
# ireland - Yesterday’s News
'For me, he certainly has the attributes to work outside of the League of Ireland and at international level as well'
Northern Ireland manager Michael O’Neill praised the success of Stephen Kenny, who many see as a potential future Ireland boss.
Ireland wing Jacob Stockdale has discovered the perfect way to take his mind off the game.
Wolves player Matt Doherty sustained a facial injury at the weekend.
‘Saturday is going to be a bloody physical battle,’ says Codie Taylor, a hooker cut from very different cloth to his opposite number.
Omagh bombing, a united cause and Griffin’s 30-yard strike: when Northern Ireland came to Dublin in 1999
In May 1999, a charity match was organised to raise funds for victims of the Omagh bombing. Former defender Danny Griffin recalls the game and his winning goal.
The All Blacks have scored 68 tries in their 12 Tests so far this year.
The world player of the year nominees will go head-to-head on Saturday.
# ireland - Tuesday 13 November, 2018
‘You don’t need to dip into the past to find a desire to play and play well.’
New Zealand assistant coach Ian Foster hopes to see his side meet Ireland head on and in the air.
The All Black number 10 is keen to embrace the varied conditions that the northern hemisphere offers
Leinster wing Adam Byrne also joined the training camp at Carton House in recent days.
# ireland - Monday 12 November, 2018
Paul Osam’s U16s suffered a 3-1 defeat in Tralee.
The Connacht star will have a big role to play against the nation of his birth on Saturday.
Alyssa Healy made history as the tournament favourites earned a nine-wicket victory in Guyana.
The Kiwis will provide a far sterner test than Argentina did last weekend.
The Ulster back was sprung into the starting team around 20 minutes before kick-off.
The Ireland head coach has some big calls to make ahead of the All Blacks clash.
# ireland - Sunday 11 November, 2018
The New Zealand boss said the Munster man is ‘a real competitor’.
Joe Schmidt and Ireland turn their attention to the All Blacks after overcoming Argentina.
# ireland - Saturday 10 November, 2018
The 31-year-old suffered the injury in the first half at the Aviva Stadium.
Joe Schmidt and his team have plenty to work on before the All Blacks visit next weekend.
We went minute-by-minute as Joe Schmidt’s Ireland take the field in Dublin.
Ronan Curtis put in a commanding display as Portsmouth eased past Maidenhead United 4-0 on Saturday.
The 31-year-old Tullow man is back in Ireland’s seven shirt after a year-long absence.
Joe Schmidt’s side welcome Argentina to the Aviva Stadium this evening at 6.30pm.
# ireland - Friday 9 November, 2018
‘When you see the way he goes about preparing for a game, you have a lot of confidence that he’ll deliver.’
The Ireland head coach is due to confirm his decision before the end of this month.
The Ireland head coach is due to confirm a decision on his future by the end of this month.
‘One of the dangers that they understand fully is any look that far ahead (and) they compromise what they deliver this weekend.’
# ireland - Thursday 8 November, 2018
The All Blacks loom large as Joe Schmidt named his team to face Argentina.
'It's good to have him back' - Apologetic Kyle Lafferty returns to Northern Ireland squad for Dublin friendy
Michael O’Neill’s men take on Ireland next Thursday before rounding off their Nations League campaign against Austria.
The 25-year-old is beginning to step up as a leader within Ireland’s squad.
The two young wings were opposing fullbacks in 2016, and could come face to face on a wing in the Aviva Stadium this weekend.
# ireland - Wednesday 7 November, 2018
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Century-old stone bridges in Cork and contemporary designs in Dublin city.