All posts tagged "scott johnson"

  • Wallabies
    Aussie Robbie ruffles a few feathers

    In the last couple of days there have been the first glimpses of the new Deans regime direction and inevitably noses are already being put out of joint. The first idea – that the Aussie S14 coaches should all play a role in Wallaby selection – seems eminently sensible; who else will...

  • A convenient pain in the neck

    The pong of eau de bullshit still hangs heavily over this Wallaby coach selection, and I’m not talking about the wheelbarrow loads that Alan Gloria Jones has been generating. Yesterday the Head Wallaby Coach interviews took place, with the full ARU selection panel, oh just minus the CEO John O’Neil! Obviously more...

  • You’ve got to be kidding

    As proof that if you can throw enough bullshit, some will stick, check out the latest odds on the Wallaby coaching race:$2.25 David Nucifora$2.75 Alan Gloria Jones$4.50 Scott Johnson$6 Robbie Deans$7 Ewen McKenzie$11 John Fuggleton$21 Laurie Fisher I shit you not. There are obviously enough 2GB listening dinosaurs out there crazed enough...

  • Rugby
    Australia Coach Selection Shenanigans

    The Wallabies coach selection process, which seems to have been going for about 6 months so far,...

  • Wales vs Fiji score, review, stats

    Fiji 38Wales 34 There’s been a lot of wanging on about this being the best game of the world cup so far. I guess for a sevens style of free-flowing fluctuating game yes. But what this game really nailed once and for all is how naive Wales has become, trying to out-fiji...

  • Wallabies
    Australia vs Japan: Results, review and stats

    Wallabies 91Cherryblossoms 3 As the scoreline suggests, this was your classic World Cup mismatch of the type that Campo has been campaigning against of late. That aside, the Wallabies produced a composed performance, for the most part devoid of the ‘rustiness’ excuse that usually dogs them in world cup pool games, and...

  • Rugby
    Aussie rugby round up

    It’s the calm before the World Cup storm, but having had a read around there’s a few...

  • Wallaby coach shortlist – reading the signs

    According to The Daily Telegraph, there’s an official shortlist that’s been drawn up for the role of Head Coach of the Australia Rugby Team. Never mind that at the same time they’re putting ads out for applications – how does this make sense? Anyway, what can we make of the runners and...