Declan Kidney said: "We're very disappointed but we have a huge, huge game next week. Staying in the top eight (of the rankings) is in our own hands. We've to beat a team that ranked above us and we haven't done that for a while."
It is access all areas with the Irish Rugby Supporters Club, and here we bring you the post-match thoughts of Declan Kidney, Brian O'Driscoll and Alan Gaffney following Saturday night's defeat to New Zealand.
Click here to listen to the full press conference, with Kidney, O'Driscoll and Gaffney answering questions from the assembled media.