Ian Madigan welcomed Jarlath into his home in Bristol to discuss his rollercoaster ride his career has been in recent years.
Ian opens up about his injury at Bordeaux (17:00). He explains in detail how he maintained a level head during the madness that he has experienced over the last few years (30:00).
Jarlath asks about the possibility of Simon Zebo returning to the Ireland squad in the 2019 Six Nations (8:00), why Johnny Sexton might not be the nicest person on the pitch (48:00), the notion of resenting having to move abroad (57:00) and a hilarious lightning round of questions (Patreon Extended Cut Only), this is a one of a kind conversation with a true gent of professional rugby.
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Jarlath also gives us a taster of the first episode of the new "An Irishman Abroad: Returning Home" series with James Parnell. Visit https://anewdawninireland.com/ for more information on James' work helping Irish people return home from abroad.
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