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We can put things right, says Ireland coach Schmidt

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Ireland can recover from the disappointing 32-15 defeat by a clinical Australian side at Lansdowne Road on Saturday and meet the challenge of world champions New Zealand next Sunday, their coach Joe Schmidt said. 

Australia's lock Rob Simmons (L) evades a tackle by Ireland's Jamie Heaslip (C) during the Wallabies 32-15 international rugby union win at Aviva Stadium in Dublin on November 16, 2013

The 48-year-old New Zealander, who was appointed to the post after the sacking of Declan Kidney following a poor Six Nations campaign earlier this year, added it was disappointing the side had made no progress from their 40-9 win over Samoa the previous weekend.

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