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#Starting Team

# starting-team - Thursday 10 March, 2016

Schmidt restores Payne to 13 shirt as Zebo named at fullback for Italy clash

The Ireland head coach has resisted the calls to play Payne at fullback.

# starting-team - Thursday 4 February, 2016

Haskell takes seven shirt as Jones names three new faces on England bench

Ollie Devoto, Jack Clifford and Paul Hill could make their debuts in Murrayfield.

# starting-team - Friday 27 February, 2015

Murphy at number eight as Schmidt opts for continuity in Ireland selection

Here’s the starting team and replacements to face England on Sunday afternoon.

# starting-team - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

Schmidt set to pair Henshaw and Payne together again in Ireland's midfield

Meanwhile, Jordi Murphy is likely to be included in the back row for the trip to Italy.

# starting-team - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

You're the boss: Pick your first-choice Ireland 23 for the World Cup

Our rugby writers have selected the matchday squads they think Joe Schmidt will rely on in 10 months’ time.

# starting-team - Thursday 12 June, 2014

McFadden handed Ireland's 13 shirt as Schmidt makes eight changes

Noel Reid, Rob Herring and James Cronin could make their debuts from the bench against Argentina.

# starting-team - Friday 6 June, 2014

What kind of Argentina team will Ireland be facing tomorrow in Chaco?

We’ve examined Los Pumas’ starting side ahead of their clash with Joe Schmidt’s men.

# starting-team - Friday 28 March, 2014

Ulster name strong starting XV for Cardiff trip as Connacht remain unchanged

Loosehead prop Tom Court is set to make his 150th appearance for the northern province tomorrow.

# starting-team - Thursday 6 February, 2014

O’Connell and D’Arcy return to Ireland team ahead of Wales clash

Head coach Joe Schmidt has made just two changes to his starting XV after last weekend’s victory over Scotland.