We'll Leave It There So: Long ruled out of play-off, RTE lose Six Nations & all today's sport

Also, are the Dubs set to play a Championship game at Nowlan Park next year & there’s been a big rugby shake-up in England.

Bundee Aki Connacht are in Champions Cup action against Enisei-STM on Saturday but some of their players, like Bundee Aki, were brave enough to wear shorts when touching down in Siberia this morning. James Crombie / INPHO James Crombie / INPHO / INPHO


Ronan O'Gara and Shane Horgan working for RTE Television Will ROG and Shaggy be brought on-board by TV3? Billy Stickland / INPHO Billy Stickland / INPHO / INPHO

Jack McCaffrey with the Sam Maguire trophy Jack and Sam. Donall Farmer / INPHO Donall Farmer / INPHO / INPHO


Soccer Wenger infamously came up against Bernard Tapie's Marseille team during his time with Monaco. Phil O'Brien / EMPICS Sport Phil O'Brien / EMPICS Sport / EMPICS Sport

The Best Thing We Shared

Simon Zebo and Paddy Jackson have a bit of history with this sort of stuff. But they may have excelled themselves with this.


Where We Were Today

Niall Kelly was in Abbotstown where Martin O’Neill and Robbie Keane spoke to the media.  

Martin O'Neill Ryan Byrne / INPHO Ryan Byrne / INPHO / INPHO

On The Record

To go over there and beat Castres in their own back yard was a fantastic occasion for us, because as a squad we knew how tough it was. Playing French teams in their own back yard is always going to be physical, always going to be tough and confrontational especially for the forwards. We know we have to take ourselves to a dark place to perform to the best of our abilities.”

Ulster back row Robbie Diack spoke to The42 ahead of the province’s Champions Cup test against Oyonnax on Saturday lunchtime.

Showbiz, Baby!

RTE won’t have John Giles in studio for the Bosnia game on Friday.

No Johnny? You’ve jumped the fence, baby!

liam-brady-eamon-dunphy-and-john-giles-4-390x285 Cathal Noonan / INPHO Cathal Noonan / INPHO / INPHO


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