Andy Farrell rugby player
Andy Farrell rugby player

Andy Farrell

30th May 1975 1.93m/108kg Head Coach

Emerging Ireland Squad Named For South African Tour

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Ireland coaching group have named the 35-man squad that will travel to South Africa in late September to play in the Toyota Challenge.   The Emerging Ireland panel will have a three...

Rugby World Cup: With exactly one year to go, how are the leading nations shaping up?

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Excitement levels for the 2023 Rugby World Cup have ramped up another notch with Thursday marking exactly one year to go until the tournament gets up and running. For some teams, the next 12 months will...

Pumas claim historic first away win over struggling All Blacks

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The All Blacks slumped to a first home loss to Argentina, who now improbably lead the Rugby Championship standings.     Argentina claimed their first away victory over New Zealand...

All Blacks must step up for under-fire Foster in the heat of Springboks battle

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand have been smarting from a historic defeat to Ireland, and Ian Foster needs a response in South Africa as he fights for his job.     Ian Foster will know there is more...

Andy Farrell Signs Ireland Rugby Contract Extension

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland Men’s Head Coach Andy Farrell has signed a two-year contract extension that will see him remain in his position until at least August 2025.   In his address to Council Kevin Potts,...

RANKED: Current Tier 1 coaches' win ratios

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ahead of the 2022 Rugby Championship, we look at the win ratios for the current tier 1 test head coaches.     Argentina and South Africa secured Series victories in July, while...

England boss Jones would 'jump' at NRL call

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A long-time league admirer, Eddie Jones admits he would love a crack at the NRL when he finishes with England next year.     England boss Eddie Jones says he would love to swap...

Conor Murray opens up on Andy Farrell's team culture

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Seasoned Irish scrumhalf Conor Murray has opened up about the vibrant culture which Head Coach Andy Farrell has cultivated within the squad.    Ireland recently returned home with an away series...

Rob Kearney confident that Ireland won't make the same mistakes of 2019 World Cup

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Ireland Leinster fullback Rob Kearney is confident that Ireland will avoid another dip in form in the year of a Rugby World Cup.   Kearney was part of Joe Schmidt’s...

Andy Farrell "regarded very highly" as the RFU continue to plan for life after Eddie Jones

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones is set to vacate his role as the England men's head coach after the 2023 Rugby World Cup in France, and Ireland head coach Andy Farrell is being tipped to fill the role after the showpiece.     RFU...