Ireland wary of Japanese threat, says Schmidt

FILE PHOTO: Rugby Union - Rugby World Cup warm-up match - Wales v Ireland - Principality Stadium, Cardiff, Britain - August 31, 2019 Ireland Head Coach Joe Schmidt during the warm up before the match Action Images via Reuters/Peter Cziborra/File Photo

CHIBA, Japan (Reuters) – Ireland want to take it one match at a time in their Rugby World Cup group stage but have already singled out hosts Japan as a tough opponent in Pool A, head coach Joe Schmidt said. The current world number one open their campaign on Sept. 22 in Yokohama against familiar […]

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