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#israel folau

# israel-folau - Monday 4 June, 2018

'We're both grown men and we talked about things' - Folau's anti-gay stance won't divide Wallabies, says Pocock
# Folau
# Folau

'We're both grown men and we talked about things' - Folau's anti-gay stance won't divide Wallabies, says Pocock

Jun 4th 2018, 5:00 PM 8,549 Views 24 Comments

Folau has been embroiled in a storm over the last week, sending rugby chiefs into damage control.

# israel-folau - Sunday 3 June, 2018

Folau: 'I don't really know too much about Ireland'
# Summer Tests
# Summer Tests

Folau: 'I don't really know too much about Ireland'

Jun 3rd 2018, 2:35 PM 19,851 Views 42 Comments

The controversial Australia star was speaking in Brisbane this morning ahead of next weekend’s first Test.

# israel-folau - Wednesday 23 May, 2018

Despite anti-gay posts, Folau 'not a distraction' ahead of Ireland series - Cheika
# No Distractions
# No Distractions

Despite anti-gay posts, Folau 'not a distraction' ahead of Ireland series - Cheika

May 23rd 2018, 7:41 AM 15,762 Views 41 Comments

The Wallabies star posted a series of anti-gay social media post last month.

# israel-folau - Friday 4 May, 2018

Australia star Folau says he's 'standing firm' on homophobic comments
# Controversy
# Controversy

Australia star Folau says he's 'standing firm' on homophobic comments

May 4th 2018, 11:46 PM 8,844 Views 59 Comments

The devout Christian caused a storm when he made the comments on social media last month.

# israel-folau - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

All Blacks release new video as Folau anti-gay row rumbles
# Diversity Is Strength
# Diversity Is Strength

All Blacks release new video as Folau anti-gay row rumbles

Apr 24th 2018, 5:03 PM 10,747 Views 31 Comments

TJ Perenara and Brad Weber both spoke out in support of the gay community.

# israel-folau - Wednesday 18 April, 2018

All Blacks speak out against Israel Folau's homophobic comments
# Criticism
# Criticism

All Blacks speak out against Israel Folau's homophobic comments

Updated Apr 18th 2018, 3:00 PM 34,222 Views 132 Comments

TJ Perenara and Brad Weber have criticised the Australian.

# israel-folau - Monday 16 April, 2018

Israel Folau offered to quit but stands by homosexuality comments
# Response
# Response

Israel Folau offered to quit but stands by homosexuality comments

Apr 16th 2018, 9:31 PM 58,125 Views 132 Comments

The Australia and Waratahs full-back avoided punishment for the remarks.

# israel-folau - Tuesday 10 April, 2018

'Strong role model' Folau agrees 'to think about' impact of social media posts
# THE WALLABIES
# THE WALLABIES

'Strong role model' Folau agrees 'to think about' impact of social media posts

Apr 10th 2018, 10:26 AM 5,156 Views 9 Comments

The Australia international has avoided punishment over his controversial post on Instagram last week.

# israel-folau - Monday 9 April, 2018

Folau leans on 'persecuted are righteous' bible verse ahead of meeting with ARU
# Holier Than Thou
# Holier Than Thou

Folau leans on 'persecuted are righteous' bible verse ahead of meeting with ARU

Apr 9th 2018, 8:06 AM 10,608 Views 58 Comments

It seems that the Australia star feels he is the persecuted one in this scenario and not the gay people he insists are going to hell.

# israel-folau - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

Israel Folau in trouble again as he says 'God's plan' for gay people is to go to 'hell'
# Trouble
# Trouble

Israel Folau in trouble again as he says 'God's plan' for gay people is to go to 'hell'

Apr 4th 2018, 12:41 PM 49,911 Views 143 Comments

Rugby Australia has distanced itself from homophobic comments made by the player on social media.

# israel-folau - Saturday 10 June, 2017

'It feels scary how quickly it’s come around, four years has gone like that'
# Big Man
# Big Man

'It feels scary how quickly it’s come around, four years has gone like that'

Jun 10th 2017, 1:00 AM 10,503 Views 11 Comments

George North is hoping to make a similar impact on the Lions tour this time around.

# israel-folau - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

We pick our combined Australia and New Zealand team ahead of the World Cup final
# Best Of The Best
# Best Of The Best

We pick our combined Australia and New Zealand team ahead of the World Cup final

Oct 28th 2015, 6:12 PM 11,146 Views 24 Comments

We pick our ultimate XV from this year’s World Cup final.

# israel-folau - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

5 backs who will set the Rugby World Cup alight
# Gamechangers
# Gamechangers

5 backs who will set the Rugby World Cup alight

Aug 4th 2015, 12:05 AM 17,645 Views 24 Comments

You’ve met the world’s best forwards, now put your shades on to meet the flash fellas.

# israel-folau - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Good news for the Wallabies as a key man opts to stay in Australia
# Home Bird
# Home Bird

Good news for the Wallabies as a key man opts to stay in Australia

Jul 1st 2015, 6:42 PM 5,041 Views 2 Comments

In a huge boost for the Wallabies and Australian rugby, Israel Folau has re-signed.

Etzebeth, Folau and Pollard to play in Japan after the World Cup
# Domo Arigato Mr Folau
# Domo Arigato Mr Folau

Etzebeth, Folau and Pollard to play in Japan after the World Cup

Jul 1st 2015, 11:59 AM 6,609 Views 3 Comments

The trio are all taking short-term moves abroad after the World Cup.

# israel-folau - Saturday 28 March, 2015

Israel Folau's brother is just 20 years old... he is also a complete beast
# The Future
# The Future

Israel Folau's brother is just 20 years old... he is also a complete beast

Mar 28th 2015, 1:36 PM 11,206 Views 3 Comments

John Folau is making a name for himself in rugby league.

# israel-folau - Friday 13 March, 2015

As well as being a mind-bogglingly athletic freak, turns out Israel Folau is also a bit of a gent
# Cheer Up Mate
# Cheer Up Mate

As well as being a mind-bogglingly athletic freak, turns out Israel Folau is also a bit of a gent

Mar 13th 2015, 6:33 PM 10,920 Views 9 Comments

Folau and one of his Wallaby team-mates showed why you should meet your heroes.

# israel-folau - Friday 23 January, 2015

One of the most devastating attacking fullbacks in world rugby wants to move to centre
# Utility Back
# Utility Back

One of the most devastating attacking fullbacks in world rugby wants to move to centre

Jan 23rd 2015, 7:21 PM 14,641 Views 12 Comments

Israel Folau is looking for a change of scenery,.

# israel-folau - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

'If we paid €1.7m for Israel Folau I'd need to be locked up' declares Toulon owner
# Marquee Player
# Marquee Player

'If we paid €1.7m for Israel Folau I'd need to be locked up' declares Toulon owner

Jul 29th 2014, 1:13 PM 10,089 Views 2 Comments

Mourad Boudjellal has scotched reports that the Heineken Cup champions will move for the Wallabies fullback after the World Cup.

# israel-folau - Monday 23 June, 2014

Folau, le Roux and Smith among the stars of the summer Tests
# Class Acts
# Class Acts

Folau, le Roux and Smith among the stars of the summer Tests

Jun 23rd 2014, 5:36 PM 3,414 Views 1 Comment

We’ve picked out five players who impressed in the international fixtures over the past month.

# israel-folau - Saturday 21 June, 2014

6'8" Will Skelton scores one try, lays on another as Australia whitewash France
# Big Man
# Big Man

6'8" Will Skelton scores one try, lays on another as Australia whitewash France

Jun 21st 2014, 10:49 AM 7,485 Views 10 Comments

The 22-year-old second row was given a standing ovation after a very impressive Wallabies debut.

# israel-folau - Saturday 14 June, 2014

Wallabies grind out win in ugly second Test against Les Bleus
# Dull
# Dull

Wallabies grind out win in ugly second Test against Les Bleus

Jun 14th 2014, 1:03 PM 5,368 Views 4 Comments

Ewen McKenzie’s men wrapped up their series victory with a 6-0 success in Melbourne against France.

# israel-folau - Thursday 12 June, 2014

IRB wants union stars like Israel Folau to play in Rio Olympics 7s
# Crossover
# Crossover

IRB wants union stars like Israel Folau to play in Rio Olympics 7s

Jun 12th 2014, 2:29 PM 4,188 Views 4 Comments

Meanwhile, the Irish Women’s Sevens squad are in Brive for the FIRA/AER European Women’s Championship.

# israel-folau - Sunday 20 April, 2014

Prince William catches the Izzy Folau show and Brodie Retallick goes topless
# Super Rugby
# Super Rugby

Prince William catches the Izzy Folau show and Brodie Retallick goes topless

Apr 20th 2014, 7:00 PM 12,699 Views 4 Comments

Gareth Anscombe, meanwhile, left his last-ditch penalty attempt against Crusaders a few, crucial yards short.

# israel-folau - Sunday 23 February, 2014

VIDEO: Israel Folau starts his season with a Super Rugby hat-trick
# Izzy
# Izzy

VIDEO: Israel Folau starts his season with a Super Rugby hat-trick

Feb 23rd 2014, 3:36 PM 5,533 Views 3 Comments

The Wallabies fullback got on the end of three Waratahs attack to earn himself a trio of tries.

# israel-folau - Saturday 28 December, 2013

11 rugby players we barely knew before 2013
# Rising Stars
# Rising Stars

11 rugby players we barely knew before 2013

Dec 28th 2013, 10:20 AM 6,178 Views 6 Comments

The past 12 months has seen the emergence of some exciting rugby talent.

# israel-folau - Sunday 17 November, 2013

'We undid ourselves' laments Schmidt as best laid plans torn asunder
# November Tests
# November Tests

'We undid ourselves' laments Schmidt as best laid plans torn asunder

Nov 17th 2013, 9:17 AM 4,333 Views 13 Comments

‘You want to see a progression week to week, but that wasn’t evident on the field.’

# israel-folau - Saturday 16 November, 2013

As it happened: Ireland v Australia, November Tests
# Minute-by-Minute
# Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: Ireland v Australia, November Tests

Nov 16th 2013, 4:38 PM 27,913 Views 96 Comments

We went minute-by-minute on Lansdowne Road as Joe Schmidt tried to win his second game in charge.

# israel-folau - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

Analysis: Ireland need to be sharp against Wallabies backs
# Video Analysis
# Video Analysis

Analysis: Ireland need to be sharp against Wallabies backs

Nov 13th 2013, 6:06 PM 3,577 Views 6 Comments

Joe Schmidt’s team require a marked improvement in defence or else the Australian backs will cause havoc.

Israel Folau: We have to contain Brian O'Driscoll on Saturday
# Star Men
# Star Men

Israel Folau: We have to contain Brian O'Driscoll on Saturday

Nov 13th 2013, 8:45 AM 4,489 Views 4 Comments

The Wallabies sensation has highlighted the ability of the legendary Ireland centre.

# israel-folau - Tuesday 12 November, 2013

Cooper, Genia and Folau: Australia's three danger men
# Wallabies
# Wallabies

Cooper, Genia and Folau: Australia's three danger men

Nov 12th 2013, 7:00 AM 2,214 Views 4 Comments

Wallabies head coach Ewen McKenzie assesses his three most high-profile backs ahead of the clash with Ireland.

# israel-folau - Monday 4 November, 2013

5 things we learned from Australia's defeat to England
# November Tests
# November Tests

5 things we learned from Australia's defeat to England

Nov 4th 2013, 11:15 AM 4,415 Views 4 Comments

The Wallabies suffered a 20-13 loss at Twickenham, with some positive signs for Ireland.

# israel-folau - Saturday 14 September, 2013

Australia cling on to defy Argentina and snap losing streak
# Narrow Margins
# Narrow Margins

Australia cling on to defy Argentina and snap losing streak

Sep 14th 2013, 2:39 PM 1,687 Views 0 Comments

Missed penalties and poor scrummaging had the Wallabies on the brink over another costly defeat.

# israel-folau - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

Leinster's Kirchner in line to face Folau and Cooper
# Rugby Championship
# Rugby Championship

Leinster's Kirchner in line to face Folau and Cooper

Sep 4th 2013, 9:44 AM 1,959 Views 0 Comments

The Wallabies’ star of the Lions tour will start at fullback for the first time this Saturday.

# israel-folau - Thursday 29 August, 2013

Israel Folau turns down rugby league return, stays with Wallabies
# New Deal
# New Deal

Israel Folau turns down rugby league return, stays with Wallabies

Aug 29th 2013, 12:42 PM 1,306 Views 0 Comments

Folau was one of the bright spots in Australia’s defeat against the Lions this summer.

# israel-folau - Saturday 24 August, 2013

Israel Folau strikes again with brilliant 70-yard sprint for try
# Unstoppable
# Unstoppable

Israel Folau strikes again with brilliant 70-yard sprint for try

Aug 24th 2013, 3:49 PM 4,692 Views 9 Comments

The Waratahs winger intercepted a Ma’a Nonu pass and zoomed in a beauty.

# israel-folau - Sunday 30 June, 2013

Warburton to have scan for injured hamstring
# Doubt
# Doubt

Warburton to have scan for injured hamstring

Jun 30th 2013, 11:44 AM 2,126 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, Australia coach Robbie Deans has predicted a big future for Christian Lealiifano.

# israel-folau - Saturday 29 June, 2013

Rugby bully George North lifts Folau onto his shoulders and takes him for a ride
# Fireman's Lift
# Fireman's Lift

Rugby bully George North lifts Folau onto his shoulders and takes him for a ride

Jun 29th 2013, 1:16 PM 6,933 Views 6 Comments

“Come with me if you want to live!”

# israel-folau - Thursday 27 June, 2013

This Israel Folau video is the perfect way to get you excited about the 2nd Lions test
# Athlete
# Athlete

This Israel Folau video is the perfect way to get you excited about the 2nd Lions test

Jun 27th 2013, 10:15 PM 6,095 Views 8 Comments

Play it, Izzy.

# israel-folau - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

Aussies kick off Operation Spud Smasher to target 'injured' Jonny Sexton
# Lions 2013
# Lions 2013

Aussies kick off Operation Spud Smasher to target 'injured' Jonny Sexton

Jun 26th 2013, 6:00 PM 11,989 Views 35 Comments

The lads from GreenandGold feel the Lions outhalf is looking off-colour.