# Squad News

Last month
November 2023
Bundee Aki in race to be fit for Connacht's Champions Cup games
Aki and Mack Hansen have not been included in 29-man squad to face the Sharks and Bulls, but Finlay Bealham will travel to South Africa.
This year
Deirbhile Nic a Bháird misses out on Ireland's WXV3 campaign
Head coach Scott Bemand names squad of 17 forwards and 13 backs for tournament in Dubai.
Jac Morgan and Dewi Lake named Wales co-captains for Rugby World Cup
Warren Gatland has selected just two scrum-halves in his 33-man squad.
Mitchell drafted into England squad as Van Poortvliet is ruled out of World Cup
Leicester scrum-half Jack Van Poortvliet will undergo surgery on his right ankle.
Andy Farrell includes 4 uncapped players in 42-man World Cup training squad
Ireland will assemble in mid-June ahead of the World Cup warm-up fixtures in August.
Andy Farrell includes 4 uncapped players in 42-man World Cup training squad
Ireland will assemble in mid-June ahead of the World Cup warm-up fixtures in August.
Tom Cannon named in Ireland U21 squad to face Iceland
Jim Crawford sets sights on Turners Cross friendly while Tom Mohan announces U19 squad.
8 uncapped players included in 32-strong Ireland squad for Women's Six Nations
Greg McWilliams’ team kick-off their campaign away to Wales on 25 March.
Jamie George boost for England with hooker on course to face Scotland
George sustained concussion on club duty for Saracens.
Last year
Scotland boss disappointed as Celtic refuse to release players for friendly
The Hoops are taking part in a tournament in Australia during the World Cup break.
Jamie George provides boost for England with unexpected return to fitness
The Lions front row has been included in a 36-man training squad for Saturday’s visit of Japan.
Lengthy injury list a concern as Farrell prepares to name squad for November internationals
The Ireland head coach will name his squad for the upcoming Test window later today.
Vera Pauw names squad for World Cup qualification play-off against Scotland or Austria
Manager names 28 players as Ireland attempt to make it to their first ever World Cup.
Danny Care left out by England and told to rediscover form at Harlequins
Kyle Sinckler and Henry Slade are also rebuilding at their clubs rather than taking part in training camp.
35-man Emerging Ireland squad announced for South Africa tour
The squad contains four players who have been capped at senior Test level.
Connolly blow as quartet depart Ireland squad ahead of Slovakia qualifier
Niamh Fahey, Ruesha Littlejohn and Jamie Finn also exit, with Jessie Stapleton and Izzy Atkinson called up.
Lauren James and Ebony Salmon named in England’s first squad since Euros success
England are facing September World Cup qualifiers away to Austria and at home to Luxembourg.
Ex-England player and rising star out, US-based youngster in for Ireland's tour to Japan
Greg McWilliams: ‘I truly believe in this squad and the direction that they’re going in.’
Springboks recall Vermeulen, Steyn for New Zealand Tests
Both veterans have recovered from injuries that ruled them out of the recent series against Wales.
Kenny Shiels urging ‘massive underdogs’ Northern Ireland to enjoy Euro challenge
Shiels’ side face daunting group matches against England, Norway and Austria.
Connacht announce new contract renewals for Burke and Porch
The province are also set to make further announcements on the squad for next season in the coming days.
All time
Cork 'not that hopeful' over injury to defender and panel to be cut before Tipp game
Yesterday’s win over Down leaves Cork top of Division 3 of the football league.
Ireland to be without Cluxton, Cooper and Brogan for International Rules
Manager Paul Earley has to cope without several leading lights for the upcoming two-test series against Australia.