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By doing it his own way, Andy Farrell has earned a signature win of his own

Ruaidhri O'Connor


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Ireland head coach Andy Farrell, right, celebrates with Jack Conan after the Steinlager Series match between the New Zealand and Ireland at Sky Stadium in Wellington. Photo by Brendan Moran/Sportsfile

Ireland head coach Andy Farrell, right, celebrates with Jack Conan after the Steinlager Series match between the New Zealand and Ireland at Sky Stadium in Wellington. Photo by Brendan Moran/Sportsfile

Ireland head coach Andy Farrell, right, celebrates with Jack Conan after the Steinlager Series match between the New Zealand and Ireland at Sky Stadium in Wellington. Photo by Brendan Moran/Sportsfile

The makers of South Park summed up the challenge for anyone attempting a satirical cartoon back in the early 2000s when they put together an episode entitled ‘The Simpsons already did it’.

Over the course of 25 minutes the characters kept trying to come up with new ideas for jokes, only to realise that the concept had been tried and delivered by the long-standing staple. In the end they concluded that imitation would have to do.


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