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#Robbie Deans

# robbie-deans - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

O'Gara to the Crusaders a 'win-win' for all involved - Deans ROG

O'Gara to the Crusaders a 'win-win' for all involved - Deans

‘A different voice and a different approach’ would be a nice fit for the Super Rugby champions.

# robbie-deans - Thursday 18 June, 2015

Leinster surprised by lack of high-profile interest in head coaching position

It’s looking increasingly likely that Leo Cullen will lead the province into the 2015/16 season.

# robbie-deans - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

The Schmidt effect: Ireland coach's shadow looms over Leinster job

Leinster say they’re in ‘no immediate rush’ to replace Matt O’Connor.

# robbie-deans - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

Ireland capable of going all the way at the World Cup - Robbie Deans

The man being linked to Leinster reckons Joe Schmidt’s side have the quality to compete.

# robbie-deans - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

It's not all about expansive rugby against Ireland says Leinster-linked Deans

The Kiwi head coach wants his side to ‘take ownership’ of their defence in Limerick.

Shane Jennings captains Barbarians XV containing Pienaar, Gopperth and Rokocoko

Robbie Deans has named four uncapped players to start in Thomond Park, including Jimmy Gopperth and Toulon’s David Smith.

Leinster make indirect contact but Robbie Deans says 'it won't be me'

Leinster job is very attractive, admitted Deans, but he claims to be happy in Japan.

# robbie-deans - Friday 22 May, 2015

Robbie Deans calls on Leinster trio to face Ireland with Barbarians

Shane Jennings will finish his professional career by playing for the famous invitational side.

6 men who could fill Leinster's vacant head coach position

We’re expecting Jake White to be in the news a lot this summer.

# robbie-deans - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

The Barbarians have announced three exciting names to face Ireland

Rene Ranger, David Smith and Joe Rokocoko will all visit Limerick next month.

# robbie-deans - Friday 15 November, 2013

McKenzie's veiled dig at Deans over sudden emergence of playmakers

The Wallaby coach has added three talented attacker to the backline his predecessor fielded against the Lions.

# robbie-deans - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

Ewen McKenzie confirmed as Australia's new coach

McKenzie replaces Robbie Deans who resigned after losing the Lions series.

# robbie-deans - Monday 8 July, 2013

Losing Wallabies coach Robbie Deans: OUT. Ewen McKenzie: IN.

The Australian Rugby Union are expected to confirm the news on Tuesday but you can’t keep a good story down.

# robbie-deans - Thursday 4 July, 2013

1 change in Australia team as they seek 1 more win to send Lions packing

George Smith is back in the Green and Gold after a three-year hiatus from international rugby.

# robbie-deans - Sunday 30 June, 2013

James O'Connor admits to fast-food error

The Australian player said he made an “error of judgement” after a controversial incident last week.

Warburton to have scan for injured hamstring

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

# robbie-deans - Saturday 22 June, 2013

Lions rematch can't come fast enough for Wallaby scoring star Israel Folau

The Australian winger claimed the man-of-the-match award and two tries yet still lost on debut.

# robbie-deans - Thursday 20 June, 2013

Genia and O'Connor team up as Australia name side for Lions Test

Robbie Deans has named three debutants in a starting XV to be captained by lock James Horwill.

# robbie-deans - Monday 3 June, 2013

Deans forced to fish out the phone book again as Aussies drop like flies

Injuries to three key players have, once again, led to the Wallabies coach calling in replacements.

# robbie-deans - Sunday 2 June, 2013

View from Down Under: Time for Australia to embrace James O'Connor era

Jack Howes from Green and Gold Rugby predicts a huge series ahead for the Aussie flyhalf.

# robbie-deans - Wednesday 22 May, 2013

Digby Ioane knee op forces Wallabies rethink on wing Lions 2013 This post contains videos

Digby Ioane knee op forces Wallabies rethink on wing

The break-dancer is broken.

# robbie-deans - Tuesday 21 May, 2013

O’Connell calling for greater effort to unite young Lions

The lock has had no trouble gelling with new captain, Sam Warburton. And he joined his room-mate in demanding improved morale.

# robbie-deans - Sunday 19 May, 2013

Lions coming to Australia to strangle the creative Wallaby spirit: Bob Dwyer

The World Cup-winning coach believes current boss Robbie Deans should have selected Quade Cooper in his 25-man squad.

Quade Cooper left out of Australia squad for Lions Tour

Inspirational and abrasive flanker George Smith will miss the tour after a knee ligament injury.

# robbie-deans - Sunday 12 May, 2013

Lions worry for Australia’s James O’Connor after shoulder injury

The 22-year-old will be out of action until the end of the month after receiving a blow against Auckland Blues.

# robbie-deans - Thursday 2 May, 2013

Wallabies coach Robbie Deans gets his Lions digs in early Lions Bantz This post contains videos

Wallabies coach Robbie Deans gets his Lions digs in early

The Kiwi expects nothing new from Warren Gatland’s men, all the way down to putting pressure on referees.

# robbie-deans - Thursday 25 April, 2013

'I believe in loyalty but there's times when you can't trust anyone' - crisis in Oz

Wallabies coach Robbie Deans must be pulling his Kiwi hair out as his players court controversy on a weekly basis.

# robbie-deans - Thursday 21 March, 2013

I didn’t wake up on Sunday, see them lose and capitalise on that – McKenzie on Ireland

The Australian revealed in a newspaper column, however, that he hopes to be in a new coaching job by August.

# robbie-deans - Thursday 10 January, 2013

Robbie Deans will have to reapply for Wallabies job

The under-fire Australia coach will lead his side against the Lions, but could be axed at the end of the year.

# robbie-deans - Saturday 24 November, 2012

November Tests: Wallabies hang on for narrow win in Italy

After taking a 22-6 lead into half time, Robbie Deans’ men were held scoreless in the second period but scraped a three-point win.

# robbie-deans - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

Wallabies boss Deans remains hopeful on Quade Cooper future

Australian rugby’s poster boy is yet to formally reject a contract and is tipped to ply his trade elsewhere next season. Isn’t Cooper an Irish name?

# robbie-deans - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

Wallaby Cooper fined, handed suspended ban

Australia’s outspoken fly-half Quade Cooper will be available for national selection once he recovers from his knee injury.

# robbie-deans - Tuesday 9 October, 2012

Richie McCaw: Players like Quade Cooper get sorted. Sooner or later they get their beans

The more shocking aspect about the All Black captain’s new book is that it is retailing at $50 in New Zealand. Birthday and Xmas pressie combo?

# robbie-deans - Thursday 27 September, 2012

Quade Cooper says Australia team environment is 'destroying' him

The five-eighth has threatened to turn down selection for the national side.

# robbie-deans - Wednesday 5 September, 2012

Pienaar one of three Springbok changes for trip to Australia

Number eight Duane Vermeulen will make his Test debut as South Africa look to bounce back from their draw with Argentina.

# robbie-deans - Wednesday 29 August, 2012

Quade Cooper has a fractured leg - but he'll still play against South Africa next week

Cooper’s injury was aggravated during last week’s 22-0 thrashing by New Zealand in Eden Park.

# robbie-deans - Monday 27 August, 2012

Reports: Robbie Deans has just four games to save his job

The Australia coach must turn around his side’s flagging fortunes quickly.

# robbie-deans - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

No room for Quade Cooper in Australian squad to face All Blacks

Berrick Barnes has been rewarded for his exemplary form against Wales and starts at fly-half.

# robbie-deans - Monday 23 April, 2012

Tailor made: Wallabies create new role for McGahan

The outgoing Munster coach will take up a new position as coaching co-ordinator with Australia. Forwards coach, Jim Williams, departs.

# robbie-deans - Wednesday 22 February, 2012

It's official: Munster confirm Tony McGahan's departure

Thomond Park chief is to take up a job as Australia’s defence coach at the end of the season.

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