Eddie Jones didn’t hold back when asked about the All Blacks’ production line. Photograph: Getty Images

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Michael O’Neill: has led Northern Ireland from 102nd in the Fifa world rankings to 34th today. Photograph: William Cherry/Presseye/Inpho

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Ronnie O’Brien playing for the Republic of Ireland Under-21s. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

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Over 100,000 fans attended Manchester United v Real Madrid at Michigan Stadium in 2016. Photograph: Leon Halip/Getty Images

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Darwin Rovers after training ahead of their FFA Cup clash with Sydney. Back left are founders Shane Kavanagh and Jimmy Culligan.

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Zinedine Zidane: Looking to become the first manager to retain the European Cup since AC Milan’s Arrigo Sacchi in 1990. Photograph: Aitor Alcalde/Getty Images

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Luis Figo has been prevented from playing for the Barcelona legend’s team. Photo: Firo Foto/Getty Images

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