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Dan Johansson

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44 Articles

Bargain Hunting: 3 high performing Premiership Fantasy League forwards who won’t break the bank

We went rooting through the bargain bin to find five high performing players you could add to your team with whatever loose change…

Dan Johansson
Dan Johansson
27 Sep 2018, 15:00

Gallagher Premiership Fantasy League Team of the Week: Round 4

It’s been a blistering display of high quality rugby and the kind of emotional storytelling that only comes from elite sport. Ta…

Dan Johansson
Dan Johansson
24 Sep 2018, 14:51

Transfer Tips: Gallagher Premiership Round 4

Ahead of this weekend’s action, we offer some pointers on who to sign and who to cut in order to make your Fantasy team bring ho…

Dan Johansson
Dan Johansson
20 Sep 2018, 14:31

Gallagher Premiership Fantasy League Team of the Week: Round 3

The new season of the Gallagher Premiership has reached Round 3 and is starting to find its rhythm, settling into the groove like …

Dan Johansson
Dan Johansson
17 Sep 2018, 15:20

Fantasy League Team of the Tournament: Rounds 1 & 2

After far too long, the English Premiership is back once again with the ill behaviour and suffice to say the first couple of weeks…

Dan Johansson
Dan Johansson
12 Sep 2018, 13:20

RugbyPass Premiership Fantasy: 4 tips on how to absolutely smash it this season

It's been about three months since last season's Premiership ended and a lot has happened in the world in that time.

Dan Johansson
Dan Johansson
31 Aug 2018, 5:16

What the George North Northampton Saints controversy tells us about professional rugby

It is difficult to ascertain exactly what the trouble on the Northern Line is without the benefit of first-hand experience or insi…

Dan Johansson
Dan Johansson
04 Mar 2018, 14:05

Eddie Jones: Abuse, identity and the challenges of rugby fandom in the modern game

This conflict between old attitudes and modern pressures is central to the discussion about the Jones incident. Whether we like…

Dan Johansson
Dan Johansson
02 Mar 2018, 6:02

Friday Night Lights - a history

The Six Nations is probably the biggest annual international sporting competition in the world.

Dan Johansson
Dan Johansson
23 Feb 2018, 6:02

What the Bastareaud incident tells us about rugby today

French centre Mathieu Bastareaud could be out of the Six Nations after being cited for audibly directing a homophobic slur towards…

Dan Johansson
Dan Johansson
16 Jan 2018, 7:40

On This Day: Ali Williams makes his debut...in the English second tier

Depending on who you ask, Ali Williams is either one of the greatest rugby players of the last twenty years, or an absolute muppet…

Dan Johansson
Dan Johansson
31 Dec 2017, 9:42

Watchability Rankings: December 2017 - a strange time of year

December is a strange time of year for rugby, especially in the Northern Hemisphere.

Dan Johansson
Dan Johansson
28 Dec 2017, 7:45

Club by club - How many head coaches has the Premiership had in 10 years?

After a string of disappointing results, Director of Rugby Jim Mallinder has left Northampton Saints in a move that, dependin…

Dan Johansson
Dan Johansson
14 Dec 2017, 6:42

"Not our problem": Looking after rugby’s struggling nations is everyone’s problem

The saga revolving the perilous finances of Samoa (and indeed other Pacific Island unions) rumbled on this week, as the RFU issued…

Dan Johansson
Dan Johansson
08 Dec 2017, 8:42

Watchability Rankings November 2017

While the Autumn Internationals dominated rugby headlines in recent weeks, we thought we’d cast the net a little wider and inclu…

Dan Johansson
Dan Johansson
28 Nov 2017, 6:14

Rugby Rewind - England vs the Wallabies, 13th November 2010

This autumn’s Old Mutual Wealth series continues this weekend, with England taking on Australia at Twickenham on Saturday in a h…

Dan Johansson
Dan Johansson
14 Nov 2017, 3:58

On This Day: Sam Burgess is unveiled at Bath

Oh, what could have been. On this day three years ago, Bath unveiled the next big hope of English rugby union, former league super…

Dan Johansson
Dan Johansson
30 Oct 2017, 0:52

Premiership Watchability Rankings October 2017

With so much rugby on nowadays, it can be hard to decide exactly which matches to watch, which to wait for the highlights of, and …

Dan Johansson
Dan Johansson
16 Oct 2017, 12:16

Rugby World Cup 2023: The State of Play - France

With the bidding process for the 2023 Rugby World Cup hotting up, we continue our look at the potential host countries and break d…

Dan Johansson
Dan Johansson
27 Sep 2017, 0:55
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