Category: South Africa

Marker

Ireland kicked off their November series with an impressive (albeit tight) win over a South African team that were out for blood. The Springboks have come under intense scrutiny lately, but that's what happens when you're the reigning world champions; everyone else wants to knock you off your perch. The fact that Ireland managed to … Continue reading Marker

The Wall

Ireland have achieved some remarkable things since coming good under Andy Farrell and co. against England in March of 2021, but there remains a question mark over whether their attack-minded style of play works against a team who have a bigger pack, a suffocating defence and an aggressive territorial kicking game. Their recent victories over … Continue reading The Wall