# lansdowne-rd - Saturday 29 December, 2012
It seems like a lifetime ago now.. but relive the madness with this collection of images.
# lansdowne-rd - Saturday 15 December, 2012
The former Ireland hooker believes Joe Schmidt will be looking ‘to win at all costs’ today.
# lansdowne-rd - Sunday 25 November, 2012
Their season began in Dublin but will conclude with a BCS championship game in Miami, Florida.
# lansdowne-rd - Saturday 24 November, 2012
Did anybody see a 46-24 win coming? Time to work out how to replicate it.
We were live from the Aviva Stadium as Ireland hoped to kick-start the international season as the Pumas ended theirs.
The out-half has declared himself fully fit and ready to visit another Aviva defeat on the Pumas.
Argentina have no trouble scoring tries these days after stepping up to meet improved opposition.
# lansdowne-rd - Friday 23 November, 2012
Pumas’ flanker Juan Martin Fernandez Lobbe will captain the side at the Aviva Stadium tomorrow.
The two sides have identical results over their past 10 games and are separated by a solitary ranking point.
“We know that we failed against France.” says the back row hoping to atone this weekend.
The Argies are in town, Chelsea v Man City and plenty more besides. Who needs friends?
Even if the rugby hasn’t always been top drawer, these battles are never anything short of fascinating.
The Irish captain may be on to something here.
# lansdowne-rd - Thursday 22 November, 2012
There won’t be any surprises for Argentina this weekend.
Don’t worry, Ireland. They got this.
The Leicester prop is confident that a decent Argentinian performance this week, will bring a first ever win in Dublin.
# lansdowne-rd - Wednesday 21 November, 2012
The Ireland forwards coach has personal experience of grinding out victories over Argentina.
After seven years in France, the second row has had to pack his bags to continue playing for the Pumas.
All you need to know this morning including how to execute bad sportsmanship.
# lansdowne-rd - Tuesday 20 November, 2012
Replacing the world-class Brian O’Driscoll may prove impossible but a starring role against Argentina won’t go astray.
The Irish out-half may not train until Thursday morning.
Declan Kidney ran the rule over his side at the team’s base in Carton House, Co Kildare earlier.
# lansdowne-rd - Thursday 15 November, 2012
The Italian was also very impressed by Wes Hoolahan who earned his second international cap at Lansdowne Road.
# lansdowne-rd - Wednesday 14 November, 2012
Please leave all your ‘group of debt’ jokes at the door.
# lansdowne-rd - Monday 12 November, 2012
South Africa doctors say the prop has an irregular heart rhythm as a result of an hereditary condition.
# lansdowne-rd - Saturday 10 November, 2012
The Ireland coach insists his new-look side will learn from today’s first November International.
# lansdowne-rd - Tuesday 6 November, 2012
The West Brom striker was initially left out of the provisional squad for the Aviva Stadium friendly.
# lansdowne-rd - Thursday 1 November, 2012
The Ireland defender is facing up to three months on the sidelines. A little less if the Stoke boss gets his way.
Oh dear. That’s our record goalscorer, America.
# lansdowne-rd - Sunday 21 October, 2012
# lansdowne-rd - Saturday 20 October, 2012
Today, Germany coach Joachim Loew cancelled an appointment to appear on German television this evening, because of a fever.
The Italian will be in East Anglia today to run the rule over the Irish in action for Norwich against Arsenal.
# lansdowne-rd - Friday 19 October, 2012
# lansdowne-rd - Thursday 18 October, 2012
The FAI announced last night that the Italian manager had their backing.
Trap avoids the sack, Punchestown to go ahead and the day of reckoning for Lance Armstrong.
Trapattoni must interpret last night’s events a warning that he must deviate from his stubborn ways, writes Paul Fennessy.
# lansdowne-rd - Wednesday 17 October, 2012
It has been confirmed that Trapattoni will stay on as Ireland manager. What do you think of this development?
The Ireland manager has come under pressure since the team’s 6-1 loss to Germany at the weekend.