Each podcast, surveys all happenings in provincial, national and international rugby with in-depth opinion and analysis from key individuals on and off the field.
This week Andy is joined in the studio by:
Andy Matchett: former Ulster scrum half and 1999 European Cup winner.
Simon Best: former Ulster captain and Irish Rugby international.
Listen to the show below or download the MP3:
Points for discussion are documented below:
(Times are indicated should you wish to listen to any specific point raised):
01.00: Ireland versus Scotland review – Did we avoid a potential banana-skin?
02.35: Simon, what about your brother’s leadership – did you give him the wink from the stand…?
07.25: Andy, what is the role of the Irish scrum-half in terms of tactics?
09.40: Why is Donncha O’Callaghan brought in ahead of Donnacha Ryan considering Ryan is ahead of him for Munster?
12.06: What now for Andy Robinson – is the writing on the wall?
15.36: England at Twickenham – Simon you must be proud as punch – how is Rory’s injury?
16.44: Will our midfield be able to compete with the English midfield?
18.27: England French game – was it a game of two coaches?
22.15: Is the French team a team that needs to be radically overhauled?
23.48 Wales versus Italy review – Wales for the Grand Slam?
26.16: Predictions for the weekend?
28.25: Ulster’s new coach Mark Anscombe… Is it a backwards step?
30.52: What will Mark Anscombe bring to Ulster?
33.16: Will player power be a factor in Ulster Rugby next season?
35.00: Has Stuart Lancaster done enough to get the England job?