BBC Sport - Paul O'Connell says Lions face toughest challenge
O'Connell says Lions face toughest challenge
- From the section Irish Rugby
Former Ireland skipper Paul O'Connell says the players on the Lions tour to New Zealand will have to bond quickly.
Their first game is just seven days after the domestic season ends on 27 May with the Pro12 and English Premiership finals.
O'Connell, who went on three Lions tours, described going to New Zealand as the toughest challenge in rugby.