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#Team news

# team-news - Friday 15 November, 2019

Healy and Dillane return from injury in Connacht team to face Montpellier

Head coach Andy Friend is, however, missing several important players due to injury.

Earls back for Munster as Loughman gets start at loosehead against Ospreys

Tadhg Beirne is set for his first appearance of the season off the bench in Wales.

# team-news - Friday 8 November, 2019

Stockdale and Murphy return for Ulster's trip to Munster

The starting XV sees seven changes to the side that beat Zebre last Friday.

World Cup contingent return for Munster as Van Graan names team to face Ulster

Peter O’Mahony will captain a side set to feature eight of the Irish players returning from Japan.

# team-news - Thursday 31 October, 2019

Bill Johnston takes 10 shirt as Ulster host Zebre

Dan McFarland will keep John Cooney and Craig Gilroy in reserve for the clash with the Italian side.

Sinckler and May passed fit as Jones names unchanged England XV

Ben Spencer has replaced Willi Heinz on the bench in the only change to the matchday 23.

Kolbe returns from injury as Boks make one change for World Cup final

The South Africans have gone for a 6/2 split once again on their bench.

# team-news - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

All Blacks make seven changes as Gatland shakes up Wales team

Steve Hansen and his Welsh counterpart will coach their teams for the final time.

# team-news - Friday 25 October, 2019

Kelleher handed first Leinster start since returning as Cullen's men travel to face Zebre

Leo Cullen’s side face Zebre tomorrow afternoon aiming to make in four wins on the bounce.

# team-news - Thursday 24 October, 2019

Scott Barrett starts as All Blacks drop Sam Cane to the bench for semi-final

Steve Hansen has rejigged his back row for Saturday’s clash with England.

# team-news - Thursday 17 October, 2019

Kearney and O'Mahony recalled as Schmidt names team to face All Blacks

Joe Schmidt’s starting XV has 886 caps worth of Test rugby experience.

Hansen picks Goodhue and Lienert-Brown in All Blacks midfield to face Ireland

The Kiwis have opted for Codie Taylor at hooker ahead of Dane Coles.

# team-news - Friday 11 October, 2019

Coetzee to make injury return as Ulster bid to bounce back in South Africa

Dan McFarland has named his team for Saturday’s Pro14 clash against the Southern Kings.

# team-news - Thursday 10 October, 2019

Larmour and Beirne start as Henshaw makes injury comeback in Ireland XV

Joe Schmidt has made 12 personnel changes for his side’s Pool A clash with Samoa on Saturday.

'We've got nothing to lose' - Samoa promise expansive approach against Ireland

Key man Tim Nanai Williams has been passed fit to start as the Samoans make two changes.

# team-news - Friday 4 October, 2019

Ulster's new signing Johnston handed competitive debut for trip to Bloemfontain

Dan McFarland’s side take on the Toyota Cheetahs in the Pro14 tomorrow.

# team-news - Thursday 3 October, 2019

Lowe and Fardy return as Trinity scrum-half Osborne in line for Leinster debut

Leo Cullen has named his team for tomorrow night’s Pro14 visit of Ospreys.

# team-news - Tuesday 1 October, 2019

Johnny Sexton named captain as Ireland make 11 changes for Russia clash

Bundee Aki is also back as Joe Schmidt rings the changes.

# team-news - Saturday 28 September, 2019

Scotland change entire back row for critical Samoa clash

Gregor Townsend’s side are in must-win territory in Pool A.

# team-news - Friday 27 September, 2019

AWJ reaches record caps haul as Cheika changes his playmakers

The brilliant second row eclipses Gethin Jenkins record as he prepares to run out for a 130th international appearance.

# team-news - Thursday 26 September, 2019

Japan need 'best game of their lives' as captain Leitch dropped for Ireland clash

Head coach Jamie Joseph was surprised not to see Johnny Sexton’s name in Ireland’s squad.

Jack Carty starts at 10 for Ireland as Kearney and Earls make returns

The Connacht out-half has been handed his second Test start against Japan.

# team-news - Friday 20 September, 2019

O'Donnell to captain Munster in final pre-season friendly against Connacht

Johann van Graan has named a strong team for Saturday’s game in Galway.

Townsend names experienced Scotland team for Yokohama showdown

Here is the starting XV that will take to the field against Ireland on Sunday.

Beirne offers bench impact as Henderson leads the Ireland lineout

All eyes will be on Jordan Larmour and Andrew Conway in Ireland’s back three against Scotland.

Larmour at 15 for Ireland as Kearney and Earls ruled out of Scotland clash

Andrew Conway gets the nod on the right wing for Joe Schmidt’s side.

# team-news - Thursday 19 September, 2019

Solskjaer puts his faith in 17-year-old Greenwood for Europa League opener

Man United will play a youthful side against Astana tonight.

# team-news - Wednesday 11 September, 2019

Molony captains Leinster while Penny makes return from injury

Penny has recovered from a shoulder operation.

# team-news - Friday 30 August, 2019

Here are the Cork and Galway sides for Sunday's All-Ireland minor football final

Conor Corbett captains the Rebels team.

Irish provinces name teams for second round of Celtic Cup action

A host of academy and Ireland U20 stars will be on show across the weekend.

# team-news - Thursday 29 August, 2019

Carty earns first Ireland start in Schmidt's much-changed team for Wales

Opportunity knocks one final time for a host of players bidding to get into Schmidt’s 31-man World Cup squad.

# team-news - Friday 23 August, 2019

Baird paired with Fardy as Cullen names Leinster team for Canada friendly

The Pro14 champions are in Ontario for Saturday’s pre-season game.

# team-news - Thursday 22 August, 2019

Tipperary unchanged for All-Ireland U20 hurling showdown against Cork

Liam Cahill’s side are bidding to retain their title at the Gaelic Grounds in Limerick on Saturday.

# team-news - Friday 16 August, 2019

Kilkenny and Tipperary reveal their hands for All-Ireland hurling final

Brian Cody and Liam Sheedy have named their teams for Sunday’s showdown at Croke Park.

# team-news - Saturday 10 August, 2019

Mayo and Dublin name sides for this evening's All-Ireland semi-final showdown

All eyes on Croke Park at 5pm.

# team-news - Friday 9 August, 2019

Clifford returns as Kerry unveil side for All-Ireland semi-final showdown with Tyrone

The sides will meet in Croke Park on Sunday.

Gatland means business as Wales go to Twickenham at full strength

Eddie Jones, meanwhile, has included two debutants in his side for Sunday’s World Cup warm-up.

# team-news - Friday 2 August, 2019

Senior star returns to DJ Carey's Kilkenny U20 side for last four clash with Cork

Tipperary have also named their team to play Wexford.

Dublin and Cork teams announced for All-Ireland U20 final

The game in O’Moore Park throws-in at 4pm tomorrow.

# team-news - Thursday 1 August, 2019

Keane makes one change for Kerry's Super 8s trip to Meath

The Kingdom go in search of an All-Ireland semi-final berth this weekend.

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