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E17: Johnny Sexton rested for the summer?, Tadhg Furlong's contract, Rainbow Cup, Summer Internationals and more

Scoreline.ie: The Knock On Rugby Podcast

Welcome to the Knock on, scoreline.ie’s rugby podcast.Join Stephen Byrne and former Leinster captain Chris Pim every week talking all things rugby, local, provincial and international.This week, we talk about the new rainbow cup fixtures that have been released, Leinster's win over Connacht, and their game against Ulster this weekend.We discuss Tadhg Furlong's contract renewal, Quinn Roux leaving Connacht, and Jack Regan joining the Ospreys.Is Johnny Sexton being wrapped up in cotton wool now having not been selected for the lions?And we talk about the summer internationals against Japan and the USA and how they will help bring some younger players through.


13 May 2021

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RTÉ Rugby Podcast | The meaning of 'Heads Up Rugby' and thought process of Johnny Sexton

RTÉ Rugby

As Andy Farrell declines to make any personnel changes in squad ahead of Italy game, Hugh Cahill, Bernard Jackman, Donal Lenihan and Wes Liddy ask what is the style of play Ireland are looking to achieve. And in the week Dan Carter finally hung up his boots, Johnny Sexton raised questions about his own future.


24 Feb 2021

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E01: Can Johnny Sexton pull a Tom Brady, Ireland's gulf in class, a missing game plan and more.

Scoreline.ie: The Knock On Rugby Podcast

For this bonus edition of Scoreline Extra (now becoming The Knock On), we're honing in on matters rugby following Ireland's disappointing start to the 2021 Guinness Six Nations.There's plenty of debate around Irish rugby circles at the moment given Ireland's opening two defeats for this year's tournament.Our Stephen Byrne is joined by former Leinster back row, Chris Pimm, to talk about a few of the big points in rugby at the moment including the successor to Johnny Sexton  Ireland's lack of a game plan under Andy Farrell the depth of players at all levels, in particular, the forwards what makes a good back-rower the gulf in quality from our world-class players to some of those in the current Irish squad and more You can catch Scoreline live every Saturday and Sunday on KCLR from 2 pm or subscribe now to the Scoreline Extra podcast to make sure you don't miss out on any of the show's best bits, featured interviews and one-off specials.


21 Feb 2021

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The Sports Lane #12 - Johnny Sexton and the IRFU, Sporting Ascensions and Irish Abroad

The Sports Lane

Presented by Alanna Cunnane. The lads discuss Jonny Sextons role with the Irish Rugby team and look ahead to the upcoming Six Nations tournament. TSL also discuss some notable sporting rises and check in with some of Irelands sporting talent abroad.


4 Feb 2021

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Episode 20 – Owen Farrell, Jamie Heaslip, Johnny Sexton, Andy Farrell & Stuart Hogg

The Up & Under Podcast

Episode 20 has arrived! | Jason & Jamie Heaslip are back! | The lads look back on Leinster for Munster as Jamie takes him time picking out a special jersey for Jason! | A look at the Irish squad for the Six Nations and the players who have been impressing | Jamie names his starting Ireland XV for the Wales game | Owen Farrell on the Six Nations during a Lions year | Johnny Sexton on Craig Casey's inclusion | Andy Farrell on how the Paul O'Connell appointment came about | Stuart Hogg on Eddie O'Sullivan's infamous “deluded Scots” comments | Plus much more! | Be sure to subscribe and send any questions to upandunderpod@rugbylad.com


28 Jan 2021

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Ep 45: Ole's Lack Of Identity, VAR, Mickey Harte, Dub Hurlers, Johnny Sexton

Tackling Sport

We review the weekend's action.  There's Manchester United v Arsenal and Ole's lack of an identity when it comes to a style of play. What has Arteta done that Ole hasn't? We take an early look ahead to Manchester City v Liverpool next week in a game that has previously decided the title race.  There's also more talk of VAR decisions, super saints and our weekly Steve Bruce shoutout.  We discuss Donegal's win over Tyrone and what this means for Mickey Harte's future. There's also a discussion on whether you should fist a point over the bar or go for the killer goal. And finally, is Johnny Sexton entitled to act the way he did when getting brought off? And does this feed into the overall attitude of the side? 00:30 Premier League 26:40 GAA 55:10 Six Nations

1hr 4mins

2 Nov 2020

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Episode 11 – Warren Gatland, Jamie Heaslip & Johnny Sexton

The Up & Under Podcast

Episode 11 has arrived! | Jason & Jamie Heaslip look back on the PRO14 action over the weekend and the return of the Six Nations with Ireland getting maximum points against Italy | We look forward to this weekend's Six Nations decider between Ireland and France as the men in green go in search of another Paris miracle | Johnny Sexton on that famous day in Paris, what Ireland need to improve on and Cian Healy the centurion | British and Irish Lions head coach Warren Gatland on how their preparations are going, what it's like to tour South Africa and the ongoing battle with Premiership Rugby regarding English players being released | Plus much more. | Be sure to subscribe and send any questions to upandunderpod@rugbylad.com

1hr 1min

28 Oct 2020

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'They broke the rule for Johnny Sexton' - is it time for Ireland to end overseas exile?

The Left Wing

On this week's episode of The Left Wing, Will Slattery and Luke Fitzgerald are joined by Ruaidhri O'Connor to look ahead to Ireland's Six Nations clash with Italy.The lads agree that Andy Farrell has put more of his own stamp on the team, with four players in line to make their debut, including Will Connors and Hugo Keenan who are in from the off.Luke talks about what Keenan needs to do to hold onto the journey amid stiff competition, while Ruaidhri weighs in on the back row.The guys then discuss what they want to see from Ireland over the next few weeks in terms of style of play, while they debate whether or not the IRFU should relax the rule on selecting overseas players as Simon Zebo continues to excel in Paris.To finish up, they reflect on the Champions Cup final between Exeter and Racing 92, and also squeeze in some Lions selection talk.


21 Oct 2020

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8: Johnny Sexton's Magical Wonderland

The Good, The Bad & The Rugby

Alex and James are joined by one of the very best to have played the game over the past decade, Leinster and Ireland captain Johnny Sexton, to talk Irish rugby, credit ratings, the mental stress of leadership, critical dads, Soldier Field, what exactly James called Johnny and why Nigel Owens was so offended by it.

1hr 31mins

29 Sep 2020

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Rugby returns, time for Munster to deliver and the Johnny Sexton contract dilemma

The Left Wing

Rugby returns this weekend and The Left Wing is back too as Will Slattery and Luke Fitzgerald are joined by Ruaidhri O'Connor and Cian Tracey of the Irish Independent to chat about the upcoming action.Rugby gets back under way at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday with a blockbuster Leinster vs Munster clash, followed by Connacht vs Ulster on Sunday, and there are plenty of talking points ahead of the games.Can Leinster keep their unbeaten run going into a new season where they are fighting on two fronts from the off?Is it Munster's time to end their trophy drought after signing Springbok duo Damian De Allende and RG Snyman?Can Ian Madigan fight his way back into the Ireland squad after signing for Ulster?Did Connacht make the right call in releasing a number of veteran players in the summer?The lads also discuss Joey Carbery's injury woes, the dilemma facing the IRFU over Johnny Sexton's next contract and what they are expecting from the opening weekend of matches.


19 Aug 2020