Friday 18 August 2017

The battle was lost even before kick-off

To be a true supporter of Irish rugby, then you must call a performance as you see it.

The two qualities missing from Ireland in Paris were courage and mental strength.

Ireland lacked the courage to physically take control of the primed and patriotic Frenchmen who took to the field.

Please sign in or register with Independent.ie for free access to Opinions.

Sign In

Don't Miss