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 All Blacks Scott Barrett  and Samuel Whitelock during a press conference  this week in Cardiff, Wales. Photograph:  Stu Forster/Getty Images

Sam Whitelock will captain New Zealand in Cardiff on Saturday after Kieran Read was ruled out of the All Blacks’ final test of the year against Wales.(...)

Chris Coleman: The Football Association of Wales wants to retain him as manager,  but he would first need to secure certain commitments. Photograph: Matthew Childs/Reuters

Chris Coleman is the latest international manager on Sunderland’s radar after Michael O’Neill rejected their advances. As his Wales tenure approached(...)

Jonathan Davies in action for the British and Irish Lions during the summer. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Wales star Jonathan Davies is set to be sidelined for around six months after suffering a foot injury. The Welsh Rugby Union said “it is envisaged th(...)

Rhys Priestland: his impressive form for Bath has resulted in a  recall to the Wales squad. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Warren Gatland has changed course tactically in his squad for Wales’s four autumn internationals by including four outside-halves in his squad and omi(...)

 Darren Randolph makes one of his  second-half saves in Cardiff. Photograph: Inpho/Ryan Byrne

Late on Monday night, Darren Randolph summed up another hugely defiant Ireland performance with an observation that could serve as a manifesto for the(...)

Martin O’Neill: has managed to coax a big performance from his side on previous occasions when the chips were down. Photograph: John Sibley/Reuters

Ireland have been through a few do-or-die games in Martin O’Neill’s time in charge – the qualifier against Germany in the Euro 2016 campaign, the play(...)

 Shane Long rues a missed chance against Moldova at the Aviva Stadium on Friday night. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Shane Long’s admission to Martin O’Neill after Friday’s game that he “can’t buy a goal” just now is a fair reflection of the striker’s struggles aroun(...)

Ireland manager Martin O’Neill during training ahead of the World Cup qualifier with Wales. Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Martin O’Neill insists that he always knew Ireland’s hopes of progressing from this World Cup group might come down to the last kick of the game again(...)

Ireland arrive for training on Friday ahead of their crucial double header against Moldova and Wales. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Martin O’Neill, it seems, will not be going anywhere when this qualifying campaign is over. We still don’t know about his team but John Delaney, the m(...)

Moldova manager  Igor Dobrovolski: “We want the team to play as confidently and as aggressively as possible.” Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Group D’s basement side Moldova have picked up just two points so far during this qualification campaign – but a third on Friday night would surely c(...)

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