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by brotheroffrank
October 18th, 2020, 7:05 pm
Forum: General Rugby
Topic: Aviva Premiership: something exciting happens
Replies: 1432
Views: 100178

Re: Aviva Premiership: something exciting happens

Have teams completely forgotten about the drop goal? Agreed - anytime between 70 & 74 mins Racing could have relatively easily taken the lead....putting serious pressure on Exeter to try and retake the lead (particularly after Exeter went down to 14 men around the middle of that passage of play; an...
by brotheroffrank
March 15th, 2020, 2:09 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Box Sets... The Next One ???
Replies: 1730
Views: 97898

Re: Box Sets... The Next One ???

Anyone care to suggest a definitive listing for the next few weeks?
The Rugby on the Box thread will just be playing repeats.......
by brotheroffrank
March 11th, 2020, 1:19 am
Forum: Leinster Addicts
Topic: Leinster v Salarysins
Replies: 1614
Views: 93126

Re: Leinster v Salarysins

If it is behind closed doors does it still have to be played in Landsowne Rd, or could it be moved to the RDS [or Donnybrook?] ? Playing in a big empty stadium is a bit soul destroying..... on a seperate point, i spotted on a different social media forum an idea of Leinster Rugby offering fans who h...
by brotheroffrank
February 16th, 2020, 10:17 am
Forum: Leinster Addicts
Topic: Leinster vs Cheetahs 15/2/20 14.30
Replies: 116
Views: 13020

Re: Leinster vs Cheetahs 15/2/20 14.30

mildlyinterested wrote:Scrum sort of fell apart when Molony moved to TH lock
and the Cheetahs changed their front row.....
by brotheroffrank
February 11th, 2020, 1:08 pm
Forum: Domestic Rugby
Topic: Schools Rugby 2019-2020
Replies: 225
Views: 25458

Re: Schools Rugby 2019-2020

Michaels Gonzaga today.. Could be closer than many expect but hard to see michaels losing. Interested to see more of Wilson on the wing for Zaga and can Michaels stars play up to expectations. Holy Ghost Priests prayers, for high winds, snow, sleet, hailstones (and an 8 man game) have been answered...
by brotheroffrank
January 4th, 2020, 10:34 pm
Forum: General Rugby
Topic: Connacht 2019/20/21
Replies: 176
Views: 15343

Re: Connacht 2019/20

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by brotheroffrank
January 4th, 2020, 10:05 pm
Forum: Leinster Addicts
Topic: Leinster v Connacht Sat 5.30
Replies: 122
Views: 12192

Re: Leinster v Connacht Sat 5.30

Jonny tight lips wrote:
Dave Cahill wrote:
Twist wrote:Ffs, I was planning for HDD where I save the tries to last me the season before I got a new one - at this rate I'll be lucky to get through the HECC group stage

HDD?
Hard Disk Drive
W W W
Ah yes, The Cloud being an upgrade from The Selectron Tube....
by brotheroffrank
December 27th, 2019, 8:46 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: John Delaney - President of the Olympic Council of Ireland?
Replies: 18
Views: 5009

Re: John Delaney - President of the Olympic Council of Irela

:lol: Agree with almost all of this except that I think you will find that the National Soccer Team does have its own stadium. LR is as much the FAI's as it is the IRFU's now, although I am unsure as to the precise financial arrangements. I accept LR will always be the spiritual home of rugby in Ire...
by brotheroffrank
December 27th, 2019, 8:31 pm
Forum: Leinster Addicts
Topic: Munster Away, Saturday Dec 28, 18:00, Eir Sports 1
Replies: 183
Views: 15214

Re: Munster Away, Saturday Dec 28, 18:00, Eir Sports 1

€1 from each programme sold tomorrow in Thomond Park will be given to Peter McVerry Trust and the Jack and Jill Foundation. Just an FYI for anyone going to the match......
by brotheroffrank
September 2nd, 2019, 1:59 pm
Forum: International Rugby
Topic: RWC2019 31-man squad
Replies: 208
Views: 27417

Re: RWC2019 31-man squad

johng wrote:
Big Misserouters in order

Toner
Marmion
Murphy
Addisson
McGrath
Byrne
an injury is possible on saturday in any one of the positions that this group cover...
by brotheroffrank
June 12th, 2019, 11:46 am
Forum: General Rugby
Topic: ROG
Replies: 56
Views: 8090

Re: ROG

https://www.the42.ie/ronan-ogara-la-roc ... 5-Jun2019/

he will be able to buy tailored shorts and boating shoes, get the missus a Brown Thomas bag and take a sail boat to Cork from La Rochelle!
by brotheroffrank
June 7th, 2019, 1:06 pm
Forum: Leinster Addicts
Topic: Lifestyle Sports
Replies: 46
Views: 4688

Re: Lifestyle Sports

Fed up being given the run-around by Lifestyle Sports? There is an alternative....: https://au.dhgate.com/product/news-leinster-alternate-jersey-2018-2019/441679638.html?f=bm%7cGMC%7cdyn%7c191841105%7c9126987225%7c441679638%7caud-94497741945%7c024058015003%7cAU%7cthai_jerseys%7cc%7c2%7c&utm_source=...
by brotheroffrank
May 28th, 2019, 1:12 pm
Forum: International Rugby
Topic: RWC 2019
Replies: 661
Views: 51390

Re: RWC 2019

With that many players, I'm more surprised by who's missing that who's in. JGP Roux Deegan Addison McCloskey Blade Sweetnam Tom Farrell I'd say you'd get a decent XV out of players not picked for this squad. Roux and Addison probably the big surprises out of that. Can't understand Schmidt dropping ...
by brotheroffrank
May 28th, 2019, 9:09 am
Forum: Leinster Addicts
Topic: Leinster's Long Term Fullback Post-RK
Replies: 89
Views: 8302

Re: Leinster's Long Term Fullback Post-RK

Apparently this thread will continue for another 12 months. ......
by brotheroffrank
May 27th, 2019, 1:15 pm
Forum: Leinster Addicts
Topic: Sean O Brien
Replies: 102
Views: 13124

Re: Sean O Brien

Anyone know anything about him ? I think he is a carlow man ?He is lighting up the training camp seamingly, a real no 7 in the making, he also packs a powerful punch in the team boxing sessions !!! This post aged well.... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=He5XZqICyXk well worth a watch, put together ...
by brotheroffrank
May 22nd, 2019, 4:05 pm
Forum: On The Road
Topic: Ryanair 9.55pm flight Glasgow to Dublin
Replies: 9
Views: 1548

Re: Ryanair 9.55pm flight Glasgow to Dublin

Is anyone else on this flight? I think we will miss the trophy presentation The biggest problem with that is that if..............it is level at 80 mins and goes to extra time.... ! Oh sh!t - I hadn’t thought of that possibility. That’s actually the nightmare scenario isn’t it Isa brought the score...
by brotheroffrank
May 21st, 2019, 9:04 pm
Forum: On The Road
Topic: Ryanair 9.55pm flight Glasgow to Dublin
Replies: 9
Views: 1548

Re: Ryanair 9.55pm flight Glasgow to Dublin

Xanthippe wrote:
DaveMr wrote:Is anyone else on this flight?

I think we will miss the trophy presentation
The biggest problem with that is that if..........
.....it is level at 80 mins and goes to extra time.... !
by brotheroffrank
May 20th, 2019, 7:05 pm
Forum: International Tickets
Topic: RWC19 Ticket Thread
Replies: 18
Views: 4777

Re: RWC19 Ticket Thread

I was given number 66,551 ! My brother in Australia got allocated number 59,712. The Semi-Final was well over (and my brother fast asleep in Oz) when the emails came out "you are at the top of the queue"...but by that time there were no Samoa or Quarter final tickets anyhow... the hunt for tickets c...
by brotheroffrank
May 20th, 2019, 2:12 pm
Forum: Leinster Addicts
Topic: Home Pro 14 Semi-Final, Sat 18/5 @ The RDS, 14.30
Replies: 271
Views: 18091

Re: Home Pro 14 Semi-Final, Sat 18/5 @ The RDS, 14.30

mildlyinterested wrote:Looking forward to welcoming Benetton.
did we play "Benetton In Disguise" on Saturday?
by brotheroffrank
May 18th, 2019, 10:30 pm
Forum: Leinster Addicts
Topic: David Kearney
Replies: 24
Views: 2244

Re: David Kearney

Image

David Kearney was looking well in today's matchday programme.....

{..at least it wasn't Mick Kearney's photo....}