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#Team news

# team-news - Wednesday 21 October, 2020

Keenan and Connors handed debuts as Stockdale moves to 15 for Ireland

Ed Byrne and Jamison Gibson-Park are set for their first caps off the bench against Italy.

# team-news - Friday 16 October, 2020

Crowley returns for Kerry, Mayo name two debutants for Galway clash

The Allianz Leagues return this weekend after a seven-month hiatus.

Zebo and Whitten start as Exeter and Racing name Champions Cup final line-ups

There’ll be a new name on the silverware after tomorrow’s final, which will be played at Bristol’s Ashton Gate.

# team-news - Wednesday 14 October, 2020

Connolly returns and O'Shea makes his debut for Ireland against Finland

Stephen Kenny has made four changes to the Irish side that drew with Wales on Sunday.

# team-news - Tuesday 13 October, 2020

Ireland U21s name strong starting XI as Smallbone handed debut

Southampton striker Michael Obafemi starts up front as Jim Crawford’s side face into a massive qualifier against Italy in Pisa.

# team-news - Friday 9 October, 2020

Arnold and Aki to team up in midfield for Connacht's Cardiff trip

Andy Friend makes two changes to the side which beat Glasgow last weekend.

Marcus Rea handed first start of his Ulster career against Ospreys

Ian Madigan handed the controls for the game in Wales after Dan McFarland opts to give the former Leinster out-half a start.

Conor Murray on the bench as Munster name team to face Edinburgh

Last week’s hero Ben Healy starts at 10 for tomorrow evening’s clash in Thomond Park.

# team-news - Thursday 8 October, 2020

James McClean starts as Kenny names his team to face Slovakia

Aaron Connolly and Adam Idah are late withdrawals.

# team-news - Thursday 1 October, 2020

Stockdale at 15, Coetzee returns and debuts to be made as Ulster name XV for Benetton opener

Meanwhile, John Cooney gets the nod at scrum-half ahead of Alby Matthewson.

# team-news - Friday 11 September, 2020

Iain Henderson returns with Cooney on the bench as Ulster name team for Pro14 final

Dan McFarland has made a couple of surprise calls ahead of tomorrow’s clash with Leinster at the Aviva Stadium.

# team-news - Sunday 6 September, 2020

Debut for Jayson Molumby as Kenny makes three changes for Finland clash

Harry Arter and Robbie Brady both start as well.

# team-news - Friday 4 September, 2020

Stockdale, McCloskey, and Murphy all fit as Ulster make three changes

Billy Burns returns to captain the side, while Edinburgh have named a strong starting XV.

# team-news - Thursday 3 September, 2020

Leinster start Keenan and Connors as Munster make three changes

Billy Holland, Jack O’Donoghue, and Stephen Archer come back in for Johann van Graan’s side.

# team-news - Friday 28 August, 2020

Beirne returns for Munster, Arnold and Papali’i set for Connacht debuts in Sunday's Aviva clash

A win will guarantee Munster’s place in the Pro14 semi-finals.

# team-news - Friday 21 August, 2020

Stockdale at 15 for Ulster as Friend's Connacht give two debuts

Peter Sullivan and Alex Wootton start on the wings for the western province.

Leinster and Munster name locked-and-loaded teams for tomorrow

Ireland internationals, Springboks, and promising young players will all feature in Dublin.

# team-news - Friday 26 June, 2020

All Blacks captain Cane returns from injury for Gatland's Chiefs

The Crusaders are unchanged as they aim to pick up where they left off.

# team-news - Monday 22 June, 2020

Beirne, Earls and de Allende all expected to be fit for Munster's August fixtures

The squad returned to training in Limerick today, with CJ Stander and Chris Cloete absent as they self-isolate following a return from South Africa.

# team-news - Thursday 11 June, 2020

Cruden on the bench as Chiefs and Highlanders name a debutant each

Warren Gatland and Aaron Mauger have named their teams for the return of rugby union.

# team-news - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

2 changes as Corofin pair drop out of Galway team to face Mayo

The Tribesmen could edge Mayo closer to relegation on Sunday.

# team-news - Friday 6 March, 2020

Galway and Roscommon unveil teams for Connacht U20 decider

The Tribesmen are hoping to retain their crown.

Lynch and Gillane among big names returning to Limerick side for Waterford clash

John Kiely makes seven changes from their win over Westmeath.

# team-news - Saturday 29 February, 2020

Two Mayo changes as Horan names side to face Kerry in tomorrow's rescheduled clash

Throw-in for the Division 1 football showdown in Castlebar is 1pm.

# team-news - Friday 28 February, 2020

Three McGrath brothers to start together for first time as Tipp and Waterford change it up for Thurles tie

The teams are in for Sunday’s meeting at Semple Stadium.

Philly McMahon and James McCarthy set to start as Dublin name team for trip to Tyrone

Throw-in at Healy Park tomorrow night is 7.15pm.

Three changes for Kerry with decision on Mayo clash to be made 'early tomorrow morning'

The Kingdom have shown their hand for the Castlebar showdown.

Farrell starts as Munster make five changes for Scarlets' Thomond visit

Jack O’Donoghue has been ruled out after aggravating an existing neck injury.

# team-news - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

All-Ireland club winner comes into Galway team to face Meath

Martin Farragher will make his first league start for the county.

# team-news - Friday 21 February, 2020

Limerick star Hayes to make first league appearance of 2020 while Horgan leads Cork charge

Páirc Uí Chaoimh will host the Round 4 clash on Sunday afternoon.

Galway and Waterford name strong outfits for hurling league clash

The sides will do battle at Walsh Park on Sunday.

Sheedy rings the changes as Tipp get back in action after weather-inflicted absence

The Premier County host Westmeath in their Division 1 Group A meeting this weekend.

Star forward O'Connor named in Wexford line-up while Dublin also show hand

Davy Fitzgerald’s side will take on the Dubs at Croke Park on Saturday.

Keane makes three changes as Kerry look to get back to winning ways against Meath

The sides will meet at Fitzgerald Stadium on Sunday.

Eddie Jones hands Joseph first-ever Test start on the wing against Ireland

Manu Tuilagi, Courtney Lawes, Ben Youngs, and Joe Marler all start for England too.

# team-news - Thursday 20 February, 2020

Six changes as Cork bid to make it four wins from four

Division 3 leaders face trip to Tipp on Saturday evening.

Connacht make four changes but Ireland's Heffernan and Dillane unavailable

Denis Buckley, Shane Delahunt, Joe Maksymiw and Niall Murray all come into the starting XV.

# team-news - Wednesday 19 February, 2020

Ireland name unchanged team for England clash as Doris returns on bench

Head coach Andy Farrell has opted for the same starting XV that beat Wales last time out.

# team-news - Saturday 15 February, 2020

Callanan to make first league start for Tipp while Dublin and Waterford also ring the changes

There’s plenty of inter-county hurling action this weekend.

# team-news - Friday 7 February, 2020

Dublin boss Farrell makes three changes as Mannion set for first start against Monaghan

The counties face off under Saturday Night Lights at Croke Park.

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