Rugby World Cup: Ireland V U.S.A. Review – Set Piece Analysis
Excerpt from www.thescore.ie
…..There were an average of 31 lineouts per game in the Rugby World Cup 2007. This game, played in a wet New Plymouth, produced 32 lineouts.
As expected, Ireland dominated the US Eagles in the set piece plays. However, the outcomes or the resulting plays from the Irish scrums and lineouts were not up to the standard required to make a real impact at the Rugby World Cup and there is plenty of work to do within the Irish camp…..
Read the full report of Rugby World Cup Ireland v USA HERE
Gavin Hickie, USA Rugby U20s Forwards Coach, is a former Ireland, Leinster and Leciester rugby player now based in California and taking rugby to the USA. He writes for Rugby Mag and other publications when not coaching for Belmont Shore and blogging onlineoutcoach.com