Brassed off at the 'golden generation'
Published 13/09/2011 | 05:00
•Someone really ought to advise the ever more bewildering Declan Kidney that sport is supposed to be about imposing order on chaos, not supplementing the chaos with large dollops of confusion and dysfunction.
I was one of those simple souls who went along to Lansdowne Road in the 60s and 70s.
When sponsorship never got beyond who paid for the segment of orange that was presented to each player at half-time, and when the game was played with a laced ball.