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#missed chances

# missed-chances - Sunday 22 November, 2020

England are a better team than Ireland and more work is needed to close the gap
# Second Best
# Second Best

England are a better team than Ireland and more work is needed to close the gap

Nov 22nd 2020, 7:00 AM 34,328 Views 37 Comments

Andy Farrell and his coaches must remedy the lineout and breakdown issues that hurt them yesterday.

# missed-chances - Saturday 14 November, 2020

Analysis: Lowe shows quality but Ireland's attack misses too many chances
# Analysis
# Analysis

Analysis: Lowe shows quality but Ireland's attack misses too many chances

Nov 14th 2020, 2:58 PM 8,808 Views 0 Comments

Mike Catt’s attack delivered some real smarts off set-piece but they blew some big opportunities.

Ireland have 'a few more steps to go to become a champion side' - Sexton
# Frustrations
# Frustrations

Ireland have 'a few more steps to go to become a champion side' - Sexton

Nov 14th 2020, 7:00 AM 25,133 Views 16 Comments

The captain hopes to be fit for the trip to Twickenham to take on England next weekend.

# missed-chances - Sunday 15 December, 2019

Munster left with regrets after coming up short away to Saracens
# Missed Chances
# Missed Chances

Munster left with regrets after coming up short away to Saracens

Dec 15th 2019, 6:00 AM 10,259 Views 33 Comments

Saracens boss Mark McCall praised the visiting team’s defence at Allianz Park

# missed-chances - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

Analysis: Scottish trick play lowlights a bad day for Ireland's lineout and maul
# Missed Chances
# Missed Chances

Analysis: Scottish trick play lowlights a bad day for Ireland's lineout and maul

Feb 7th 2017, 3:00 PM 23,649 Views 17 Comments

Simon Easterby’s pack missed some big opportunities at key points in the game.

# missed-chances - Monday 27 June, 2016

Analysis: Ireland leave their best try-scoring chance untaken in Port Elizabeth
# Fine Margins
# Fine Margins

Analysis: Ireland leave their best try-scoring chance untaken in Port Elizabeth

Jun 27th 2016, 10:00 AM 10,148 Views 27 Comments

A four-on-two in the second half simply had to be converted into a try.

# missed-chances - Saturday 18 June, 2016

Missed penalty, disallowed goal the lowlights on a bad night for Ronaldo and Portugal
# Missed Chances
# Missed Chances

Missed penalty, disallowed goal the lowlights on a bad night for Ronaldo and Portugal

Jun 18th 2016, 9:56 PM 8,122 Views 26 Comments

The Real Madrid attacker had a night to forget.

# missed-chances - Thursday 1 October, 2015

Wales survive nervy second half to see off the ever-entertaining Fiji
# Dodged A Bullet
# Dodged A Bullet

Wales survive nervy second half to see off the ever-entertaining Fiji

Oct 1st 2015, 5:45 PM 11,915 Views 19 Comments

A bonus point was out of reach for Warren Gatland’s side.

# missed-chances - Saturday 20 December, 2014

A lack of accuracy in attack cost Connacht dearly at the RDS last night
# Missed Chances
# Missed Chances

A lack of accuracy in attack cost Connacht dearly at the RDS last night

Dec 20th 2014, 12:56 PM 3,667 Views 16 Comments

Connacht made plenty of breaks, but struggled to turn their attacks into points.

# missed-chances - Thursday 15 August, 2013

Trap delves into the archives to offer reprieve for ‘young’ Long
# Long Story
# Long Story

Trap delves into the archives to offer reprieve for ‘young’ Long

Aug 15th 2013, 8:00 AM 5,110 Views 11 Comments

The Ireland boss is confident the the chances created in Wales are a positive sign ahead of next month’s clash with Sweden.

# missed-chances - Sunday 24 February, 2013

6 Nations: 'Miserable' Kearney calls for fighting spirit against France
# Missed Chances
# Missed Chances

6 Nations: 'Miserable' Kearney calls for fighting spirit against France

Feb 24th 2013, 7:45 PM 2,312 Views 9 Comments

“We’ve got to be honest with ourselves”, said the mis-firing fullbackas he searched for positives from the defeat to Scotland.