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#Team news

# team-news - Friday 27 November, 2015

Henshaw named at full-back again as Connacht make 9 changes for Munster

Pat Lam has shuffled his pack yet again for the top-of-the-table clash.

# team-news - Thursday 26 November, 2015

Pienaar set to win his 100th cap against Leinster

The northern province will blood four new faces for the clash with Leinster.

# team-news - Friday 20 November, 2015

No place for Reddan but Leinster welcome back injured trio ahead of Bath clash

However, Mike McCarthy, Richardt Strauss and Sean O’Brien all miss out.

# team-news - Monday 16 November, 2015

Just one change as O’Neill names his team for tonight’s all-or-nothing Euro 2016 play-off

Ireland’s hopes of qualification for next year’s finals in France hang in the balance going into the second leg against Bosnia-Herzegovina.

# team-news - Friday 13 November, 2015

Murphy and Ward get the nod as O’Neill picks his starting XI for Euro 2016 play-off

Bosnia-Herzegovina are Ireland’s opponents tonight.

Nine changes for Leinster ahead of Cullen’s Champions Cup bow

Eoin Reddan will start at scrum-half against his former club.

# team-news - Thursday 5 November, 2015

Henshaw at fullback as AJ MacGinty prepares to make Connacht debut from the bench

All aboard. This is Connacht’s last stop before the 12,000 KM round trip to Krasnoyarsk.

Just the 15 changes for Leinster mean starts for Ringrose and Kelleher with returning internationals

Leinster can move to within a point of the league leaders if everything goes to plan tomorrow night.

# team-news - Saturday 31 October, 2015

Jose Mourinho has left out 2 big names for today’s Chelsea-Liverpool clash

The under-fire Portuguese manager has gone with a defensive line-up this afternoon.

# team-news - Thursday 22 October, 2015

No place for new Uruguayan prop as Munster change 8 for Scarlets trip

Jordan Coghlan makes his first competitive start but Mario Sagaro is left out of the matchday 23.

7 changes for Leinster as they get set to welcome Warriors

Leo Cullen has made a raft of changes as the defending champions come to town.

# team-news - Friday 16 October, 2015

Argentina make 10 changes as frontliners return for Ireland clash

Daniel Hourcade had named a powerful, pace XV for Sunday’s World Cup quarter-final.

# team-news - Thursday 15 October, 2015

Dan Tuohy starts for Ulster after missing out on World Cup call

Meanwhile,Paul Marshall has reached a milestone.

# team-news - Sunday 11 October, 2015

No Wes Hoolahan as Ireland make five changes for Poland showdown

Wessi is on the bench in Warsaw.

# team-news - Friday 9 October, 2015

Earls a surprise pick at 13 for Ireland as Payne misses out on France clash

Here’s the Ireland side to face the French.

# team-news - Thursday 8 October, 2015

There are a couple of surprise selections in the Ireland team for tonight’s Euro 2016 qualifier

The Boys in Green host the world champions at Lansdowne Road this evening.

# team-news - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

Hip knock means McCaw can only pull level in RWC record appearance chase

Jason Leonard’s haul of 22 Rugby World Cup appearances won’t be overtaken this year.

# team-news - Friday 2 October, 2015

Schmidt pairs Henshaw and Earls in midfield for World Cup clash with Italy

Simon Zebo is at fullback with Rob Kearney missing through injury.

# team-news - Thursday 1 October, 2015

3 changes for England ahead of must-win game with Australia

Jonathan Joseph, Joe Launchbury and Ben Morgan are all named to start.

# team-news - Friday 25 September, 2015

Cian Healy starts for Ireland as Schmidt hands 10 shirt to Madigan

Here’s the Ireland team to face Romania on Sunday.

# team-news - Thursday 24 September, 2015

England go with Slammin’ Sam, Gatland drops Tipuric and Cuthbert for huge Pool of Death clash

As expected, Owen Farrell gets the nod in England’s number 10 jersey over George Ford.

# team-news - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

All Blacks ring the changes ahead of Namibia clash

Steve Hansen has opted to give most of his players a run after just two games.

# team-news - Thursday 17 September, 2015

Schmidt names Fitzgerald at 12 as Henshaw misses World Cup opener

Iain Henderson has been handed a start in the second row alongside captain O’Connell.

# team-news - Monday 7 September, 2015

Seamus Coleman returns to the starting XI as Ireland entertain Georgia

The Donegal man is back in an otherwise unchanged side for tonight’s Euro 2016 qualifier.

# team-news - Friday 4 September, 2015

Cyrus Christie and Ciaran Clark handed starts for Gibraltar-Ireland clash

The starting XI for this evening’s clash in Faro has been named.

# team-news - Wednesday 2 September, 2015

Mayo name same XV ahead of semi-final replay

Noel Connelly & Pat Holmes have kept the faith with the side that started against Dublin.

# team-news - Thursday 27 August, 2015

Fitzgerald at 13 as Schmidt brings back Ireland frontliners for Wales

Paul O’Connell, Johnny Sexton, Conor Murray, Peter O’Mahony and Rob Kearney all return.

# team-news - Thursday 20 August, 2015

‘Star’ Donaghy returns while James O’Donoghue also included in Kerry side to face Tyrone

Eamonn Fitzmaurice makes three changes in total with Peter Crowley and Johnny Buckley both included too.

Sherry to make first Munster start in two years, All Black Saili set for debut

Munster and Connacht have named their teams for Friday’s pre-season friendly at Thomond Park.

# team-news - Saturday 15 August, 2015

Galway and Kilkenny name teams for minor semi-final replay

Pat Hoban resisted change for the replay

Ireland look to Zebo’s ‘X-factor’ at fullback as Cotter’s Scots visit Dublin

Ireland look to Zebo’s ‘X-factor’ at fullback as Cotter’s Scots visit Dublin

Opportunity knocks for Ian Madigan at out-half, while Gordon D’Arcy is at 12.

# team-news - Thursday 13 August, 2015

Jack Conan handed Ireland debut as Madigan takes over in 10 shirt

The Leinster man starts at blindside in Dublin against the Scots.

# team-news - Friday 7 August, 2015

# team-news - Thursday 6 August, 2015

Monaghan stick with tried and trusted but one change for Tyrone

The Ulster champions have kept faith with the XV who accounted for Donegal.

Three changes for Kerry ahead of All-Ireland final with Mayo

The Junior decider takes place on Saturday at Croke Park.

# team-news - Saturday 25 July, 2015

David De Gea named in Man United starting XI for tonight’s friendly against Barcelona

Is this the side that will face Tottenham in two weeks time?

# team-news - Friday 24 July, 2015

2 changes for Limerick and 4 for Dublin before All-Ireland minor hurling quarter-finals

Limerick face Galway on Sunday while Dublin take on Antrim tomorrow.

# team-news - Thursday 23 July, 2015

Cork drop Hurley as Cadogan returns from injury for Kildare qualifier

The teams meet in Thurles on Saturday.

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