Deluded about quality of rugby
Published 06/10/2010 | 05:00
THE Irish rugby press and sections of the rugby fan base in Ireland are deluding themselves if they think that the quality of Irish rugby is up to scratch at present.
I attended the sell-out match at the Aviva Stadium last weekend, and was hugely disappointed by the quality of rugby on display.
Contrary to what has been written by some, the intensity and fitness at the breakdown was not up to world standard.