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# in-depth - Monday 10 February, 2020

Analysis: Henshaw shines as Ireland's attack shows exciting signs of progress
# ENCOURAGING
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# ENCOURAGING

Analysis: Henshaw shines as Ireland's attack shows exciting signs of progress

Updated Feb 10th 2020, 8:00 PM 30,220 Views 23 Comments

Attack coach Mike Catt will have been pleased with Ireland’s width, decision-making, and passing.

# in-depth - Sunday 2 February, 2020

Analysis: What did we see from Ireland's attack as the Andy Farrell era began?
# Intent
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# Intent

Analysis: What did we see from Ireland's attack as the Andy Farrell era began?

Feb 2nd 2020, 8:00 PM 31,930 Views 30 Comments

Johnny Sexton and co. did look to play but their execution and decision-making was poor at times.

# in-depth - Tuesday 24 September, 2019

Analysis: Ringrose shines as Ireland's strong defence shuts Scotland down
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Analysis: Ringrose shines as Ireland's strong defence shuts Scotland down

Sep 24th 2019, 3:00 PM 26,595 Views 39 Comments

Ireland had a 94% tackle success rate and gave up only three linebreaks on Sunday.

# in-depth - Monday 14 January, 2019

Analysis: Beirne's destruction, Earls' try-saver and Carbery's class
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# In Depth

Analysis: Beirne's destruction, Earls' try-saver and Carbery's class

Jan 14th 2019, 3:00 PM 29,199 Views 12 Comments

Johann van Graan’s Munster delivered their most compelling performance of the season on Friday night.

# in-depth - Sunday 16 December, 2018

Team Sky's legacy, alcohol sponsorship in sport and the week's best sportswriting From The42

Team Sky's legacy, alcohol sponsorship in sport and the week's best sportswriting

Dec 16th 2018, 10:30 AM 3,345 Views 2 Comments

Sit back and enjoy some of the best of the week’s long-form writing.

# in-depth - Sunday 18 November, 2018

Googling Gaelic football, 'the best decision' of Kevin Cassidy's life and the week's best sportswriting
# Well Read
From The42
# Well Read

Googling Gaelic football, 'the best decision' of Kevin Cassidy's life and the week's best sportswriting

Nov 18th 2018, 8:30 AM 9,347 Views 0 Comments

Stick the kettle on and enjoy the best of the week’s sportswriting.

# in-depth - Friday 5 October, 2018

‘You’re going to need to call these line-outs because I can’t remember any of them’
# Concussion
From The42
# Concussion

‘You’re going to need to call these line-outs because I can’t remember any of them’

Oct 5th 2018, 9:02 AM 28,094 Views 11 Comments

Iain Henderson suffered the first concussion of his career last weekend. Here he describes in detail how it unfolded from his perspective.

# in-depth - Tuesday 11 October, 2016

Analysis: Moldova game highlights the best and worst of Wes Hoolahan
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# In Depth

Analysis: Moldova game highlights the best and worst of Wes Hoolahan

Oct 11th 2016, 3:32 PM 6,808 Views 11 Comments

The Ireland and Norwich star’s best and worst attributes were on display on Sunday night.

# in-depth - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

Analysis: The 24 minutes that cost Ireland against Sweden
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# In Depth

Analysis: The 24 minutes that cost Ireland against Sweden

Jun 15th 2016, 12:17 PM 18,023 Views 23 Comments

The Boys in Green could come to rue failing to hold onto their lead on Monday.

# in-depth - Sunday 29 November, 2015

Alastair Campbell on winning, how he inspired a Down GAA team & Celebrity Bainisteoir
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# In Depth

Alastair Campbell on winning, how he inspired a Down GAA team & Celebrity Bainisteoir

Nov 29th 2015, 8:00 AM 15,330 Views 12 Comments

The former political strategist and Director of Communications for Tony Blair indirectly pushed St. Bronagh’s to championship glory.

# in-depth - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

Analysis: Lack of confidence and individual errors cost Ireland automatic Euros spot
# In Depth
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# In Depth

Analysis: Lack of confidence and individual errors cost Ireland automatic Euros spot

Oct 14th 2015, 5:22 PM 18,673 Views 35 Comments

We take a comprehensive look at the issues that hampered the Irish team’s campaign.

# in-depth - Friday 26 September, 2014

Analysis: Why James McCarthy and Seamus Coleman are so important for Everton
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Analysis: Why James McCarthy and Seamus Coleman are so important for Everton

Sep 26th 2014, 9:00 PM 5,803 Views 4 Comments

The Irish duo will be critical to their team’s hopes of getting a decent result in tomorrow’s Merseyside derby.

# in-depth - Sunday 29 June, 2014

Fantasy or reality? Pearse Doherty wanted to explain 'Shinnernomics', so here's what he said...
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# In Depth

Fantasy or reality? Pearse Doherty wanted to explain 'Shinnernomics', so here's what he said...

Jun 29th 2014, 8:00 AM 19,541 Views 163 Comments

They’re the subject of much debate so we asked Sinn Féin a few questions about their budget proposals this week. Here’s what the party finance spokesperson said…

# in-depth - Sunday 15 June, 2014

Shinnernomics: Opponents call them fantasy, so how realistic are Sinn Féin's budget proposals?
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# In Depth

Shinnernomics: Opponents call them fantasy, so how realistic are Sinn Féin's budget proposals?

Jun 15th 2014, 8:15 AM 18,073 Views 184 Comments

The rise of Sinn Féin raises obvious questions about what they would do in government. We take a closer look at the party’s economic policies.