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#Residency Rule

# residency-rule - Friday 20 November, 2020

'We think of all our players as being Irish' - Ireland brush off 'United Nations' jibe

Assistant coach Richie Murphy pointed out how well integrated foreign-born players have become in Ireland.

# residency-rule - Friday 3 February, 2017

'Right now it's too easy for players to come in and get capped - and it shouldn't be easy for them'

Issues of identity have always permeated Irish sport but professionalism has led to a desperate need to find an edge in rugby.

# residency-rule - Friday 28 October, 2016

Nucifora insists Ireland are simply playing by the three-year residency rule

The IRFU performance director says there is more good news to come on the contracting front.