# aviva-stadium - Today’s News
Gifts for all the family this Christmas
# aviva-stadium - Sunday 16 December, 2012
The star admits his side now only have “an outside chance” of progressing past the Heineken Cup group stages.
# aviva-stadium - Saturday 15 December, 2012
Leinster coach Joe Schmidt had little complaint as his side were ‘out-muscled’ at the Aviva Stadium.
It was win or bust for the reigning champions and we were in the Aviva Stadium to watch every big hit.
Okay, so Leinster can technically still qualify with a loss today, but it’s not very likely.
# aviva-stadium - Friday 14 December, 2012
Leinster could do with some lineout advice after last weekend’s blundering.
Their long unbeaten home record secure, Leinster coach Joe Schmidt expects to come up against an even better Clermont side in Dublin tomorrow.
# aviva-stadium - Thursday 13 December, 2012
The former Ireland and Blues full-back has backed makeshift 15 Ian Madigan to withstand Clermont’s physicality.
# aviva-stadium - Wednesday 12 December, 2012
The iconic second row says that player in his position must travel wherever they can get experience.
# aviva-stadium - Tuesday 11 December, 2012
The injured fullback also backed Jonathan Sexton’s contentious decision to shun a kick at goal on Sunday.
# aviva-stadium - Friday 7 December, 2012
The FAI has backed plans for a continent-wide European Championships in 2020, which could open up the possibility of a match in Ireland.
# aviva-stadium - Monday 26 November, 2012
The singer will hit Ireland next June. But she’s grumpy.
# aviva-stadium - Sunday 25 November, 2012
Their season began in Dublin but will conclude with a BCS championship game in Miami, Florida.
Jamie Heaslip says the winning scoreline flattered Ireland, while Declan Kidney nodded to a game-plan that finally ‘clicked’.
# aviva-stadium - Saturday 24 November, 2012
Donnacha Ryan picked up the official man of the match award for an excellent outing at lock.
The Irish coach was delighted with the effort of his pack and international newcomers Simon Zebo and Craig Gilroy.
Did anybody see a 46-24 win coming? Time to work out how to replicate it.
We were live from the Aviva Stadium as Ireland hoped to kick-start the international season as the Pumas ended theirs.
Argentina have no trouble scoring tries these days after stepping up to meet improved opposition.
# aviva-stadium - Friday 23 November, 2012
“We know that we failed against France.” says the back row hoping to atone this weekend.
The Argies are in town, Chelsea v Man City and plenty more besides. Who needs friends?
Even if the rugby hasn’t always been top drawer, these battles are never anything short of fascinating.
# aviva-stadium - Thursday 22 November, 2012
‘Annoying, frustrating counter-ruckers’. Are you sure you’ve never played Argentina before Mike?
There won’t be any surprises for Argentina this weekend.
Don’t worry, Ireland. They got this.
Ulster winger Craig Gilroy will win his first Ireland cap in Saturday’s must-win test against Argentina.
The Leicester prop is confident that a decent Argentinian performance this week, will bring a first ever win in Dublin.
# aviva-stadium - Wednesday 21 November, 2012
After seven years in France, the second row has had to pack his bags to continue playing for the Pumas.
The Leinster prop proved he was human against South Africa. He will be hoping to lift expectations when he faces Argentina.
All you need to know this morning including how to execute bad sportsmanship.
# aviva-stadium - Tuesday 20 November, 2012
Replacing the world-class Brian O’Driscoll may prove impossible but a starring role against Argentina won’t go astray.
The Irish out-half may not train until Thursday morning.
Declan Kidney ran the rule over his side at the team’s base in Carton House, Co Kildare earlier.
# aviva-stadium - Sunday 18 November, 2012
Lucas Gonzalez Amorosino and Juan Figallo have been omitted from the Pumas squad on its way to Dublin.
The Argentina captain reveals that coaching tips doled out by Graham Henry have motivated his teammates.
# aviva-stadium - Friday 16 November, 2012
Giovanni Trapattoni hopes that Ireland’s luck will change as they draw a line under a year of mixed emotions in 2012.
# aviva-stadium - Thursday 15 November, 2012
Ireland’s head coach has picked three uncapped players for Saturday’s clash with Fiji.
Declan Kidney has this afternoon named his starting XV for the game at Thomond Park on Saturday.
The Italian was also very impressed by Wes Hoolahan who earned his second international cap at Lansdowne Road.
# aviva-stadium - Wednesday 14 November, 2012
Please leave all your ‘group of debt’ jokes at the door.