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#Shaun Edwards

# shaun-edwards - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

Wales wary of explosive Kolbe and Boks' 'blowtorch speed' out wide

Wales defence coach Shaun Edwards also lauded the ongoing class of Alun Wyn Jones.

# shaun-edwards - Thursday 2 May, 2019

Defence coach Edwards confirms Wales exit after turning down new contract

The former English rugby league star is in high demand after helping Wales to four Six Nations Championships.

# shaun-edwards - Monday 15 April, 2019

Gatland's assistant Edwards pulls out of Wigan Warriors head coach role

‘This is not about money, this is about Wigan Warriors getting the best man for the job which, at the moment, I feel is not me.’

# shaun-edwards - Wednesday 8 August, 2018

Long-term Gatland assistant Edwards will return to rugby league after World Cup

Wigan Warriors have announced that Edwards will take up a head coach role from 2020.

# shaun-edwards - Monday 6 March, 2017

'You can't make a great player have a poor game': Wales wary of 'astute' Murray and Sexton

“They are two outstanding players who we have to be really on our guard against.”

# shaun-edwards - Friday 30 October, 2015

Wales move to retain Shaun Edwards and the rest of Gatland's back room team until next World Cup

Gatland omitted Edwards from his Lions touring party in favour of Andy Farrell, but wants him by his side until 2019.

# shaun-edwards - Sunday 27 September, 2015

'People criticised our training, but they are so wrong' - Wales limp forward confidently

'People criticised our training, but they are so wrong' - Wales limp forward confidently

Warren Gatland’s men have a scarcely believable injury list ahead of the meeting with Fiji.

# shaun-edwards - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

Leo Cullen has an interesting idea about tweaking how the choke tackle is refereed

The Leinster forwards coach favours an interpretation of the law that benefits the attacking team.

# shaun-edwards - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

'It just defies logic' - An ex-Ireland coach does not agree with Shaun Edwards

The Welsh defence coach thinks the choke tackle should be banned.

# shaun-edwards - Monday 23 February, 2015

We'll leave it there so: Edwards wants to ban the choke tackle, silver for Ireland and all the day's sport

Also, West Ham fans were filmed singing a racist song before their match with Spurs on Sunday.

Shaun Edwards thinks an important part of Ireland's game-plan should be banned from rugby

Edwards does not look fondly upon the choke tackle.

# shaun-edwards - Tuesday 9 April, 2013

Reports in Wales linking Shaun Edwards to Ireland head coach job

The Englishman has won 11 trophies in 12 years with Wasps and Wales.

# shaun-edwards - Sunday 3 February, 2013

'I wish somebody had left O'Driscoll in Ireland' - Shaun Edwards

The defence coach also suggested that the Welsh should have scored six tries in the second-half.

# shaun-edwards - Tuesday 29 January, 2013

6 Nations: Byrne in the Ha'penny place as Wales scour for second rows

The fullback is flying for Clermont Auvergne but may play have to settle for the bench against Ireland.

# shaun-edwards - Sunday 30 September, 2012

The Sunday Papers: some of the week’s best sportswriting

This week features Xabi Alonso, Shaun Edwards and Richie McCaw.

# shaun-edwards - Tuesday 19 June, 2012

Edwards claims southern hemisphere sides have advantage over opponents

The Wales assistant manager says the “only time we really compete on level footing with southern hemisphere teams is the Rugby World Cup”.

# shaun-edwards - Saturday 25 February, 2012

Edwards scoffs at Wales favouritism talk

“If people say we are favourites then, just because it’s someone else’s opinion, don’t expect us to accept that.”

# shaun-edwards - Monday 17 October, 2011

Lewis confident of keeping Gatland, as Edwards' future in doubt

The Wales coach is likely to be in demand after he oversaw a number of impressive performances from his side at the Rugby World Cup.

# shaun-edwards - Tuesday 11 October, 2011

France name unchanged line-up as Lievremont sticks to winning formula

In addition, Wales coach Shaun Edwards has rejected the suggestion that France lack consistency at the best of times.