# joe-schmidt - Today’s News
The Ireland captain says last year’s defeat to the Australia was ‘probably the toughest day since Joe has been in charge’.
# joe-schmidt - Wednesday 19 November, 2014
Ireland’s forwards get limited time on the pitch to work on their scrums and mauls.
# joe-schmidt - Tuesday 18 November, 2014
Pat Lam was there too.
We break down the important supporting contributions for five of the Irish tries against Georgia.
# joe-schmidt - Monday 17 November, 2014
Sloppy first-half, floodgates opening, Madigan’s display and the less experienced faces.
The Kiwi head coach has strong belief in the playmaker, despite his lack of games at 10 for Leinster.
Joe Schmidt and his men are looking to make it three wins out of three this month.
Dominic Ryan was perfectly calm despite getting the closest of close-up views of a Georgian boot.
# joe-schmidt - Sunday 16 November, 2014
Viktor Kolelishvili’s boot made contact with the eye of Ireland’s debutant back row.
Defeats for Australia and England, as well as Ireland’s win, mean a change in the official ladder.
The Kiwi coach was pleased with his players’ performance before the break.
A frustrating first half was followed by Ireland scoring six second half tries.
We were live from the Aviva Stadium as Joe Schmidt’s side made it two wins from two this month.
# joe-schmidt - Friday 14 November, 2014
We’ll Leave It There So: Joe names his team, a Tyrone legend retires and the rest of the day’s sport
Also, Robbie Keane was left out of the Ireland team to face Scotland.
The Kiwi coach and a group of his players met some of the kids this evening.
The Ireland head coach may give Robin Copeland his international debut off the bench.
Foley’s debut, Madigan back at 10, Cave in from the cold, Ross’ importance and chances to shine.
Ireland manager Martin O’Neill explains why a winning mentality is essential for success.
There are a total of 13 changes to Ireland’s starting team following last weekend’s win over South Africa.
# joe-schmidt - Thursday 13 November, 2014
Darren Cave is set for a recall in the centre alongside Gordon D’Arcy.
The 40-times capped ex-Ireland and Munster scrum-half is in charge of ‘the Lelos’ attack and back play.
# joe-schmidt - Wednesday 12 November, 2014
The wing hasn’t lined out for the national team since a 6 Nations defeat to Italy in 2013.
The Ireland camp are unsurprised that their out-half has been nominated alongside four Southern Hemisphere players.
We use GIFs, videos and screenshots to break down the intricacies of Ireland’s tries on Saturday.
Georgia head coach Milton Haig crossed paths with Ireland’s top man over a decade ago in New Zealand.
# joe-schmidt - Sunday 9 November, 2014
‘Joe gives an inner belief to the whole squad’: Smiling Simon Zebo thrilled to be back in the big time
Ireland believe they can beat anyone, says the recalled winger.
# joe-schmidt - Saturday 8 November, 2014
The Kiwi head coach was enthused by the excellence of Conor Murray and Johnny Sexton in the halfbacks.
The sites’ Irish users were largely in ecstasy today.
World-class halfbacks, brilliant tactics, set-piece issues, the centres and defensive hunger.
Joe Schmidt’s side enjoyed the perfect start to the second half of today’s game.
There’s nothing quite like a night with the boys.
The openside flanker has been replaced by Rhys Ruddock, with Tommy O’Donnell coming onto the bench.
# joe-schmidt - Friday 7 November, 2014
O’Connell thinks how Ireland react to mistakes could be the difference between winning and losing.
The Kiwi head coach is likely to have a well-prepared and intelligent game plan ready for tomorrow.
# joe-schmidt - Thursday 6 November, 2014
Fran, Paul O’Connell and Joe Schmidt also feature in this morning’s skit.
The Kiwi head coach has gone for an interesting midfield combination.
Mike Ross is fit to take his place at tighthead prop, as Simon Zebo gets the nod on the left wing.
# joe-schmidt - Wednesday 5 November, 2014
The 32-year-old hooker has succumbed to the calf injury that has hindered his training all week.
# joe-schmidt - Monday 3 November, 2014
Also, is Jack McGrath ready to replace Cian Healy?
# joe-schmidt - Saturday 1 November, 2014
Over the last two years, South Africa have added more strings to their bow in attack.
# joe-schmidt - Friday 31 October, 2014
The Connacht man partnered Gordon D’Arcy in the centre at today’s open training session at the Aviva.
# joe-schmidt - Wednesday 29 October, 2014
Leinster’s Darragh Fanning and Andrew Conway of Munster were drafted in as cover this week at Carton House.