‘We didn’t help ourselves at the start.” Understatement of the year by Jamie Heaslip, who seemed dazed and confused in his post-match interview last October.
The expectations of a historic Rugby World Cup semi-final weighed heavy on Irish shoulders. It was not to be. Argentina stormed to a 17-0 lead inside the first quarter of an hour. Ireland had again choked on the big stage.
“Ireland were too narrow in defence...
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