Declan Kidney sacked by IRFU

The Irish Rugby Football Union has announced that Declan Kidney's role as Ireland coach has ceased today.

2nd April, 2013
Former Ireland rugby coach, Declan Kidney

The Irish Rugby Football Union has announced that Declan Kidney's role as Ireland coach has ceased today.

"The Irish Rugby Football Union today announced that it will not be offering a new contract to Declan Kidney after his current agreement ends, on June 30 next, with Declan's role as Ireland senior men's head coach ceasing today," said [a statement on the IRFU's website](http://www.irishrugby.ie/news/28869.php).

"The decision was made following an in-depth...

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