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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Assistant coach Mark Hopley calls for positive response from Northampton playersMunster to start at lock, while Tyler Bleyendaal has picked up a neck issue of
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 4 minutes ago
Munster to start at lock, while Tyler Bleyendaal has picked up a neck issue of his own, so Ian Keatley starts at fly-half. Johnny Sexton has beaten a dead leg to start Leinster’s trip to Glasgow, who have Stuart Hogg fit for the first time this... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Assistant coach Mark Hopley calls for positive response from Northampton playersMunster to start at lock, while Tyler Bleyendaal has picked up a neck issue of
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 4 minutes ago
Munster to start at lock, while Tyler Bleyendaal has picked up a neck issue of his own, so Ian Keatley starts at fly-half. Johnny Sexton has beaten a dead leg to start Leinster’s trip to Glasgow, who have Stuart Hogg fit for the first time this... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Assistant coach Mark Hopley calls for positive response from Northampton playersMunster to start at lock, while Tyler Bleyendaal has picked up a neck issue of
EveningTimes Online / Posted 8 minutes ago
Munster to start at lock, while Tyler Bleyendaal has picked up a neck issue of his own, so Ian Keatley starts at fly-half. Johnny Sexton has beaten a dead leg to start Leinster’s trip to Glasgow, who have Stuart Hogg fit for the first time this... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Johnny Sexton returns for Leinster while Munster welcome back Jean Kleyn | Irish Examiner Friday, October 20, 2017 - 12:49 pm Johnny Sexton is back
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 hours ago
| Irish Examiner Friday, October 20, 2017 - 12:49 pm Johnny Sexton is back in the Leinster team for... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Bleyendaal out and Sexton likely to be recalled; Leinster and Munster to announce teams later todayneck injury could rule out half Tyler Bleyendaal out of Munster’s clash with Ro
Irish Examiner / Posted 5 hours ago
neck injury could rule out half Tyler Bleyendaal out of Munster’s clash with Ronan O’Gara’s Racing 92 at Thomond Park. Johnny Sexton is expected to be recalled to the Leinster team to play Glasgow in Scotland, having recovered from a dead... Read more
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walesonline
Sean O'Brien has finally phoned Gatland and this is what was saidthe squad had been over-trained and went into the opening Test, which they lost
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
the squad had been over-trained and went into the opening Test, which they lost, fatigued, and also claimed play-makers Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell had taken ownership of the backs from attack coach Rob Howley ahead of the second... Read more
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EuroNews
Ireland rugby internationals to stand trial over rape chargesuntil the court process is concluded, the Irish Rugby Football Union has said.
EuroNews / Posted 3 days ago
until the court process is concluded, the Irish Rugby Football Union has said. Jackson has played 25 tests for Ireland, mainly as an understudy to British and Irish Lions flyhalf Johnny Sexton. Olding has represented his country four times at cen... Read more
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Irish Examiner
I was 'really hurt' by Sean O'Brien's Lions criticism, admits Warren Gatlandcoach Rob Howley, who had responsibility for their attacking game, saying he st
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
coach Rob Howley, who had responsibility for their attacking game, saying he struggled to get his message across and that Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell "drove everything" in attack during second Test week. Gatland reacted to O'Brien for the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Warren Gatland slams Sean O'Brien over Lions tour coaching criticismtook a bit of the gloss of the Lions tour.’ O’Brien also took aim at attack co
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
took a bit of the gloss of the Lions tour.’ O’Brien also took aim at attack coach Rob Howley saying that Owen Farrell and Johnny Sexton ran the tourists’ offence as the Welshman ‘struggled’. But Gatland said he always wanted the tour to be... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Sean O'Brien's criticism of British and Irish Lions tour hurt Warren Gatlandcoach Rob Howley, who had responsibility for their attacking game, saying he st
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 3 days ago
coach Rob Howley, who had responsibility for their attacking game, saying he struggled to get his message across and that Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell "drove everything" in attack during second Test week. Gatland reacted to O'Brien for the... Read more
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The News and Star
Sean O'Brien's criticism of British and Irish Lions tour hurt Warren Gatlandcoach Rob Howley, who had responsibility for their attacking game, saying he st
The News and Star / Posted 3 days ago
coach Rob Howley, who had responsibility for their attacking game, saying he struggled to get his message across and that Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell "drove everything" in attack during second Test week. Gatland reacted to O'Brien for the... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Sean O'Brien's criticism of British and Irish Lions tour hurt Warren Gatlandcoach Rob Howley, who had responsibility for their attacking game, saying he st
Whitehaven News / Posted 3 days ago
coach Rob Howley, who had responsibility for their attacking game, saying he struggled to get his message across and that Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell "drove everything" in attack during second Test week. Gatland reacted to O'Brien for the... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Sean O'Brien's criticism of British and Irish Lions tour hurt Warren Gatlandcoach Rob Howley, who had responsibility for their attacking game, saying he st
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 3 days ago
coach Rob Howley, who had responsibility for their attacking game, saying he struggled to get his message across and that Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell "drove everything" in attack during second Test week. Gatland reacted to O'Brien for the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Leigh Halfpenny returns to Toulon with Scarlets aiming to leave former club red-facedfly-half Stephen Myler, wing Ben Foden and in-form lock Courtney Lawes. The hi
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
fly-half Stephen Myler, wing Ben Foden and in-form lock Courtney Lawes. The highly anticipated fly-half clash between Johnny Sexton and Aaron Cruden is off after injury ruled the Ireland and All Blacks 10s out of today’s Leinster-Montpellier... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Leinster without Johnny Sexton while Simon Zebo returns for Munster | Irish Examiner Friday, October 13, 2017 - 02:34 pm Leinster have been hi
Irish Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
| Irish Examiner Friday, October 13, 2017 - 02:34 pm Leinster have been hit with a massive injury blow ahead of... Read more
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Irish Examiner
'It's not nice to come here and lose' says Rassie Erasmus after Munster defeated by Leinsterboss Rassie Erasmus admitted his side only had themselves to blame after poor d
Irish Examiner / Posted 12 days ago
boss Rassie Erasmus admitted his side only had themselves to blame after poor discipline allowed man of the match Johnny Sexton to secure derby victory for Leinster at Aviva Stadium today, writes Simon Lewis. Leinster captain Sexton... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Johnny Sexton sets Leinster point-scoring record in win over Munster | Irish Examiner Saturday, October 07, 2017 - 05:05 pm Johnny Sexton set a
Irish Examiner / Posted 12 days ago
| Irish Examiner Saturday, October 07, 2017 - 05:05 pm Johnny Sexton set a new Leinster points-scoring record... Read more
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Irish Examiner
A 60 second look at Leinster v Munster7-0 to level the match on the half hour, Munster found themselves easily stretc
Irish Examiner / Posted 13 days ago
7-0 to level the match on the half hour, Munster found themselves easily stretched when back to their full complement, Johnny Sexton and Joey Carbery combining well to release centre Rory O'Loughlin into acres of space for his second try of the... Read more
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Scotsman
Allan Massie: Referees are often biased but it’s an unconscious biasto punish. My immediate reaction was that’s a yellow card, perhaps a red one. T
Scotsman / Posted 13 days ago
to punish. My immediate reaction was that’s a yellow card, perhaps a red one. Then I realised that the offender was Johnny Sexton, the Leinster captain and British and Irish Lion. So I wasn’t surprised that the referee awarded only a... Read more
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Scotsman
Playmaker Jason Tovey seizing his chance with Edinburghtheir hosts in most departments before scoring a cracking interception try from
Scotsman / Posted 15 days ago
their hosts in most departments before scoring a cracking interception try from inside his own half after anticipating a Johnny Sexton pass to perfection. “It was pretty expected [the wait for a start] to be fair,” says Tovey, pictured, who will... Read more
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walesonline
Why Leigh Halfpenny has to miss out for Wales in the autumnof two big changes Gatland made to his game plan in the summer. The other was s
walesonline / Posted 17 days ago
of two big changes Gatland made to his game plan in the summer. The other was switching to a more creative 10-12 axis with Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell in place of his tried-and-tested crash ball inside centre - on this occasion Ben Te'o. But,... Read more
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walesonline
Rory Best says Sean O'Brien wrong to criticise Rob Howleyseries with the All Blacks, accused Welsh attack coach Howley of struggling to
walesonline / Posted 17 days ago
series with the All Blacks, accused Welsh attack coach Howley of struggling to communicate with the players that led to Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell overseeing the Lions' back- division game plan. O'Brien was also vocal about the Lions... Read more
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Scotsman
Leinster 21-13 Edinburgh: Jason Tovey’s fine efforts in vainto fall behind a minute later. Leinster earned a penalty when Dave Kearney and
Scotsman / Posted 20 days ago
to fall behind a minute later. Leinster earned a penalty when Dave Kearney and Dougie Fife clashed in the air, and Johnny Sexton pushed his side into the corner. From the lineout Leinster set a strong maul, and after Sean Cronin was stopped... Read more
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Scotsman
Edinburgh set for fierce test in Dublin as Leinster unleash LionsDublin tonight looking to end a two-game losing run and know they are in for a
Scotsman / Posted 21 days ago
Dublin tonight looking to end a two-game losing run and know they are in for a testing evening at the RDS, with stand-off Johnny Sexton back as captain and an all-Lions front row of Jack McGrath, Tadhg Furlong and Seán Cronin unleashed at the... Read more
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walesonline
Ex-Ireland star joins Lions criticism of Gatland and Howleyon the players by Gatland cost the Lions victory over the world champions. He a
walesonline / Posted 22 days ago
on the players by Gatland cost the Lions victory over the world champions. He also criticised Howley, saying it was left to Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell to lead the Lions' back game plan. Writing in the Irish Times, D'Arcy who was capped 82 times... Read more
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Scotsman
Kiwi Phil Burleigh proud he has chance to play for Scotlandand the centre is fully aware that the Lions quintet of Jack McGrath, Tadhg Fur
Scotsman / Posted 23 days ago
and the centre is fully aware that the Lions quintet of Jack McGrath, Tadhg Furlong, Sean O’Brien, Robbie Henshaw and Johnny Sexton could all be thrown at Edinburgh for their first club appearances of the season. “It is going to be another... Read more
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walesonline
Will the Scarlets be able to keep the in-form Irish lock?ruling that states that Irish players plying their trade overseas won’t be pick
walesonline / Posted 24 days ago
ruling that states that Irish players plying their trade overseas won’t be picked for the national side — Lions fly-half Johnny Sexton continued to be selected while at Racing Metro. But a return to across the Irish Sea would significantly... Read more
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walesonline
Shane Williams's verdict on the Gatland and Howley controversyseries against the All Blacks with the spoils shared is an admirable achievemen
walesonline / Posted 25 days ago
series against the All Blacks with the spoils shared is an admirable achievement. He changed his attacking plan to put Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell together at 10 and 12 and got a number of other calls right. As for the criticism of... Read more
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walesonline
Stuart Barnes' brutal put-down of Sean O'Brien's Lions blastreiterate. We didn't see the Lions training sessions but I have seen Wales' lac
walesonline / Posted 26 days ago
reiterate. We didn't see the Lions training sessions but I have seen Wales' lacklustre attacking game year after year. "If Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell did take command it would not surprise me. Unlike O'Brien's comments. "Everybody gets... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Lions chief roars back after star blames coaches for them not beating All Blacksway earlier in the tour, we could have won 3-0. “The coaches have a lot to ans
Daily Mirror / Posted 28 days ago
way earlier in the tour, we could have won 3-0. “The coaches have a lot to answer for in terms of our attack. [Fly-halves] Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell were the ones running our attack shape.”The hastily-assembled visitors shared the spoils on... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Sean O'Brien clarifies comments on Lions coaching teamfor the tourists. O'Brien, 30, was particularly critical of attack coach Rob H
Irish Examiner / Posted 28 days ago
for the tourists. O'Brien, 30, was particularly critical of attack coach Rob Howley, claiming he was set in his ways, with Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell having to take control of the side in the closing stages of the tour. "The coaches have a lot... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Lions chief hits back at Sean O'Brien's stinging criticism of coachesfor the tourists. O'Brien, 30, was particularly critical of attack coach Rob H
Irish Examiner / Posted 28 days ago
for the tourists. O'Brien, 30, was particularly critical of attack coach Rob Howley, claiming he was set in his ways, with Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell having to take control of the side in the closing stages of the tour. "The coaches have a lot... Read more
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walesonline
The facts Lions will feel refute Sean O'Brien's Gatland outbursthe laid into Rob Howley, accusing him of struggling to communicate his ideas an
walesonline / Posted 28 days ago
he laid into Rob Howley, accusing him of struggling to communicate his ideas and claiming that the Test series ended with Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell driving the attacking game.Read More But Lions chief executive Feehan was unrepentant about... Read more
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walesonline
Time Sean O'Brien appreciated scale of Lions achievementstruggled to get his message across and pretty much the whole attacking shebang
walesonline / Posted 29 days ago
struggled to get his message across and pretty much the whole attacking shebang was driven by two senior players, Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell, in the week that culminated in a Test victory.Read More There is no black and white... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Sean O’Brien: Lions coaches have a lot to answer forwas particularly critical of attack coach Rob Howley, claiming he was set in hi
EveningTimes Online / Posted 29 days ago
was particularly critical of attack coach Rob Howley, claiming he was set in his ways and that midfield pairing Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell were “running our attack shape” by the end of the tour. “The coaches have a lot to answer for... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Sean O’Brien: Lions coaches have a lot to answer forwas particularly critical of attack coach Rob Howley, claiming he was set in hi
Oxford Mail / Posted 29 days ago
was particularly critical of attack coach Rob Howley, claiming he was set in his ways and that midfield pairing Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell were “running our attack shape” by the end of the tour. “The coaches have a lot to answer for... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Coaching shortcomings cost Lions series win over All-Blacks says Sean O'Brienwas particularly critical of attack coach Rob Howley, claiming he was set in hi
Irish Examiner / Posted 29 days ago
was particularly critical of attack coach Rob Howley, claiming he was set in his ways and that midfield pairing Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell were "running our attack shape" by the end of the tour. "The coaches have a lot to answer for... Read more
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Gazette
Sean O’Brien: Lions coaches have a lot to answer forwas particularly critical of attack coach Rob Howley, claiming he was set in hi
Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
was particularly critical of attack coach Rob Howley, claiming he was set in his ways and that midfield pairing Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell were “running our attack shape” by the end of the tour. “The coaches have a lot to answer for... Read more
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guardian-series
Sean O’Brien: Lions coaches have a lot to answer forwas particularly critical of attack coach Rob Howley, claiming he was set in hi
guardian-series / Posted 29 days ago
was particularly critical of attack coach Rob Howley, claiming he was set in his ways and that midfield pairing Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell were “running our attack shape” by the end of the tour. “The coaches have a lot to answer for... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Sean O’Brien: Lions coaches have a lot to answer forwas particularly critical of attack coach Rob Howley, claiming he was set in hi
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 29 days ago
was particularly critical of attack coach Rob Howley, claiming he was set in his ways and that midfield pairing Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell were “running our attack shape” by the end of the tour. “The coaches have a lot to answer for... Read more
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Harrow Times
Sean O’Brien: Lions coaches have a lot to answer forwas particularly critical of attack coach Rob Howley, claiming he was set in hi
Harrow Times / Posted 29 days ago
was particularly critical of attack coach Rob Howley, claiming he was set in his ways and that midfield pairing Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell were “running our attack shape” by the end of the tour. “The coaches have a lot to answer for... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Sean O’Brien: Lions coaches have a lot to answer forwas particularly critical of attack coach Rob Howley, claiming he was set in hi
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 29 days ago
was particularly critical of attack coach Rob Howley, claiming he was set in his ways and that midfield pairing Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell were “running our attack shape” by the end of the tour. “The coaches have a lot to answer for... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Sean O’Brien: Lions coaches have a lot to answer forwas particularly critical of attack coach Rob Howley, claiming he was set in hi
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 29 days ago
was particularly critical of attack coach Rob Howley, claiming he was set in his ways and that midfield pairing Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell were “running our attack shape” by the end of the tour. “The coaches have a lot to answer for... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
O'Brien claims Lions coaching team shortcomings cost series win over All Blackswas particularly critical of attack coach Rob Howley, claiming he was set in hi
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 29 days ago
was particularly critical of attack coach Rob Howley, claiming he was set in his ways and that midfield pairing Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell were "running our attack shape" by the end of the tour. "The coaches have a lot to answer for... Read more
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The News and Star
O'Brien claims Lions coaching team shortcomings cost series win over All Blackswas particularly critical of attack coach Rob Howley, claiming he was set in hi
The News and Star / Posted 29 days ago
was particularly critical of attack coach Rob Howley, claiming he was set in his ways and that midfield pairing Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell were "running our attack shape" by the end of the tour. "The coaches have a lot to answer for... Read more
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express
Sean O'Brien SLAMS Warren Gatland for Lions tour training: We should have won 3-0be the fact that I think Rob struggled with the group in terms of his attribute
express / Posted 29 days ago
be the fact that I think Rob struggled with the group in terms of his attributes of trying to get stuff across, whereas Johnny [Sexton] and Owen [Farrell] drove everything the second week,” O'Brien added. “The coaches have a lot to answer for... Read more
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Whitehaven News
O'Brien claims Lions coaching team shortcomings cost series win over All Blackswas particularly critical of attack coach Rob Howley, claiming he was set in hi
Whitehaven News / Posted 29 days ago
was particularly critical of attack coach Rob Howley, claiming he was set in his ways and that midfield pairing Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell were "running our attack shape" by the end of the tour. "The coaches have a lot to answer for... Read more
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Scotsman
British & Irish Lions coaching team ‘didn’t get preparations right’was particularly critical of attack coach Rob Howley, claiming he was set in hi
Scotsman / Posted 29 days ago
was particularly critical of attack coach Rob Howley, claiming he was set in his ways and that midfield pairing Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell were “running our attack shape” by the end of the tour. “The coaches have a lot to answer for... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
O'Brien claims Lions coaching team shortcomings cost series win over All Blackswas particularly critical of attack coach Rob Howley, claiming he was set in hi
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 29 days ago
was particularly critical of attack coach Rob Howley, claiming he was set in his ways and that midfield pairing Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell were "running our attack shape" by the end of the tour. "The coaches have a lot to answer for... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Over-training cost Lions series win over All Blacks - O'Brienthe end of the week." O'Brien criticised backs coach Rob Howley for not convey
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 29 days ago
the end of the week." O'Brien criticised backs coach Rob Howley for not conveying his messages clearly and said fly-halfs Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell had stepped up to take charge. "Rob struggled with the group in terms of his attributes of... Read more
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