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#Team-sheets

# team-sheets - Friday 19 May, 2017

Saili gets nod at 13 ahead of Taute for Munster's Pro12 semi-final
# Team News
# Team News

Saili gets nod at 13 ahead of Taute for Munster's Pro12 semi-final

May 19th 2017, 12:16 PM 8,913 Views 24 Comments

Conor Murray is back at scrum-half, while Tyler Bleyendaal is fit to start.

# team-sheets - Friday 5 May, 2017

11 changes for Leinster as Pienaar starts his final game for Ulster
# Team News
# Team News

11 changes for Leinster as Pienaar starts his final game for Ulster

May 5th 2017, 12:15 PM 9,159 Views 17 Comments

Ulster host Leo Cullen’s side tomorrow on the final regular-season day of the Pro12.

Conor Murray back on the bench as Connacht end Pro12 reign in Munster
# Team-sheets
# Team-sheets

Conor Murray back on the bench as Connacht end Pro12 reign in Munster

May 5th 2017, 12:11 PM 7,135 Views 6 Comments

It’s the last round of the regular season tomorrow, but both teams have big matches to look forward to on 20 May.

# team-sheets - Saturday 15 April, 2017

Wexford and Limerick unveil starting sides for hurling league semi-final battles

Wexford and Limerick unveil starting sides for hurling league semi-final battles

Apr 15th 2017, 12:39 PM 7,391 Views 1 Comment

Wexford take on Tipperary while Limerick entertain Galway.

# team-sheets - Thursday 9 March, 2017

Castres star Dupont set for France debut against Italy
# Team-sheets
# Team-sheets

Castres star Dupont set for France debut against Italy

Mar 9th 2017, 10:31 AM 4,017 Views 3 Comments

Conor O’Shea has made three changes from the impressive performance in Twickenham.

# team-sheets - Sunday 22 January, 2017

Connacht close to quarter-final but huge evening awaits in Toulouse
# Mission Possible
# Mission Possible

Connacht close to quarter-final but huge evening awaits in Toulouse

Jan 22nd 2017, 9:07 AM 7,917 Views 14 Comments

Pat Lam’s men can still clinch a place in the knockout stages.

# team-sheets - Friday 2 December, 2016

Joey Carbery at 10 as Leinster look to bounce back against Dragons
# Young Fresh And New
# Young Fresh And New

Joey Carbery at 10 as Leinster look to bounce back against Dragons

Dec 2nd 2016, 12:18 PM 11,069 Views 20 Comments

The Athy man is the only international involved against Australia who will feature at the RDS tomorrow.

# team-sheets - Saturday 5 November, 2016

Ireland aim to upset all the odds against All Blacks in the land of opportunity
# Shoulder To Soldier Field
# Shoulder To Soldier Field

Ireland aim to upset all the odds against All Blacks in the land of opportunity

Nov 5th 2016, 8:00 AM 23,130 Views 36 Comments

The numbers are stacked against Joe Schmidt’s men today.

# team-sheets - Thursday 29 September, 2016

Tighthead Carey makes debut as Connacht chase first points of the season
# Chasing That W
# Chasing That W

Tighthead Carey makes debut as Connacht chase first points of the season

Sep 29th 2016, 12:24 PM 5,562 Views 21 Comments

The defending champions welcome Edinburgh to Galway in bad need of a win.

# team-sheets - Friday 27 May, 2016

Injury keeps Nacewa out of Pro12 fnal, but Rob Kearney returns just in time
# Isa Out
# Isa Out

Injury keeps Nacewa out of Pro12 fnal, but Rob Kearney returns just in time

May 27th 2016, 12:11 PM 8,623 Views 48 Comments

The fullback was struggling with an ankle injury since the final day win over Treviso, but was named in Ireland’s squad for South Africa this week.

Pat Lam names Connacht side aiming to deliver the Guinness Pro12 title
# Starting XV
# Starting XV

Pat Lam names Connacht side aiming to deliver the Guinness Pro12 title

May 27th 2016, 12:08 PM 7,392 Views 17 Comments

They take on Leinster in tomorrow’s final at Murrayfield, in case you hadn’t heard.

# team-sheets - Thursday 26 May, 2016

Ulster Championship debuts for Faulkner and Buchanan in Cavan team to face Armagh
# Team-sheets
# Team-sheets

Ulster Championship debuts for Faulkner and Buchanan in Cavan team to face Armagh

May 26th 2016, 9:53 PM 4,007 Views 4 Comments

Terry Hyland has made three changes from the league final meeting with Tyrone.

# team-sheets - Friday 13 May, 2016

Szarzewski back as Racing target first Champions Cup title against Sarries
# Team News
# Team News

Szarzewski back as Racing target first Champions Cup title against Sarries

May 13th 2016, 12:48 PM 7,650 Views 9 Comments

Mark McCall has gone for the same XV that beat Wasps in the semi-finals.

# team-sheets - Friday 6 May, 2016

Van der Flier and O'Brien absent as Leinster look to finish with a flourish
# Final Shake-up
# Final Shake-up

Van der Flier and O'Brien absent as Leinster look to finish with a flourish

May 6th 2016, 12:17 PM 7,438 Views 21 Comments

Jordi Murphy comes in for the injured opensides for the final day clash with Treviso.

# team-sheets - Friday 29 April, 2016

McCloskey back, Healy not in squad for vital Ulster v Leinster clash
# Team-sheets
# Team-sheets

McCloskey back, Healy not in squad for vital Ulster v Leinster clash

Apr 29th 2016, 12:18 PM 7,631 Views 20 Comments

Jack McGrath starts in the front row for Leinster with Peter Dooley in reserve.

# team-sheets - Thursday 24 March, 2016

Holland starts among returning internationals as Munster take aim at Zebre and play-off spot
# Team-sheets
# Team-sheets

Holland starts among returning internationals as Munster take aim at Zebre and play-off spot

Mar 24th 2016, 12:29 PM 8,406 Views 16 Comments

Simon Zebo, Keith Earls, Donnacha Ryan and Tommy O’Donnell start after returning from Ireland duty.

# team-sheets - Thursday 18 February, 2016

Sergio Romero replaces the injured de Gea and produces a string of superb saves
# Super Keeper
# Super Keeper

Sergio Romero replaces the injured de Gea and produces a string of superb saves

Feb 18th 2016, 4:59 PM 9,573 Views 10 Comments

But it was all in vain as United slumped to another embarrassing defeat.

# team-sheets - Saturday 13 February, 2016

Limerick hand three U21 stars their senior debuts as Guiney returns for Wexford
# Team-sheets
# Team-sheets

Limerick hand three U21 stars their senior debuts as Guiney returns for Wexford

Feb 13th 2016, 12:10 PM 10,260 Views 4 Comments

Throw-in tonight in the Gaelic Grounds is 7pm.

# team-sheets - Friday 5 February, 2016

CJ Stander earns Ireland debut, Zebo starts at fullback against Wales
# Team-sheets
# Team-sheets

CJ Stander earns Ireland debut, Zebo starts at fullback against Wales

Feb 5th 2016, 1:45 PM 41,718 Views 140 Comments

The South African-born back row is the only uncapped player in Ireland’s 23 to take on Wales.

# team-sheets - Friday 15 January, 2016

Leinster start with Dooley and Molony in fresh-faced tight five to take on Bath
# Team-sheets
# Team-sheets

Leinster start with Dooley and Molony in fresh-faced tight five to take on Bath

Jan 15th 2016, 12:13 PM 9,325 Views 20 Comments

The loosehead and lock are two of six players making their first European start.

# team-sheets - Thursday 7 January, 2016

Ringrose and Van der Flier drop out of Leinster XV, Fitzgerald and O'Brien start
# Team-sheets
# Team-sheets

Ringrose and Van der Flier drop out of Leinster XV, Fitzgerald and O'Brien start

Jan 7th 2016, 12:19 PM 10,384 Views 25 Comments

The duo are part of six changes made by Leo Cullen.

# team-sheets - Thursday 3 December, 2015

Eight changes for Lam's Connacht as Kiss hands out Ulster chances
# Team News
# Team News

Eight changes for Lam's Connacht as Kiss hands out Ulster chances

Dec 3rd 2015, 12:26 PM 8,479 Views 12 Comments

The westerners have an all-new halfback pairing and a completely-changed front row.

# team-sheets - Friday 23 October, 2015

Clifden man O'Halloran captains youthful Connacht while Ospreys welcome RWC stars back
# Pro12
# Pro12

Clifden man O'Halloran captains youthful Connacht while Ospreys welcome RWC stars back

Oct 23rd 2015, 1:16 PM 5,330 Views 2 Comments

Head coach Pat Lam has earmarked the 24-year-old as a key leader in the western province.

# team-sheets - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

This beefy South Africa XV is the next challenge for battered and bruised Wales
# Team-sheets
# Team-sheets

This beefy South Africa XV is the next challenge for battered and bruised Wales

Oct 14th 2015, 10:42 AM 6,441 Views 16 Comments

JP Pietersen returns to the starting line-up as the ‘Boks continue their 10-day turnaround before the quarter-final.

# team-sheets - Thursday 24 September, 2015

Italy's Bergamasco in line to equal record by featuring in 5th Rugby World Cup
# Team-sheets
# Team-sheets

Italy's Bergamasco in line to equal record by featuring in 5th Rugby World Cup

Sep 24th 2015, 1:12 PM 7,776 Views 2 Comments

Italy are still without Sergio Parisse and they’ll meet a Canada side showing six changes from the loss to Ireland.

Samoa pick one-time Ulster number 10 for battle with wounded Springboks
# Suftum
# Suftum

Samoa pick one-time Ulster number 10 for battle with wounded Springboks

Sep 24th 2015, 12:17 PM 6,914 Views 1 Comment

Mike Stanley is one of three changes to the side that overcame USA on the opening weekend.

England go with Slammin' Sam, Gatland drops Tipuric and Cuthbert for huge Pool of Death clash
# Big Bash
# Big Bash

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

Sep 24th 2015, 9:55 AM 10,143 Views 41 Comments

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

# team-sheets - Friday 18 September, 2015

Dubliner AJ MacGinty starts at 10 for USA's World Cup showdown with Samoa
# Pool B
# Pool B

Dubliner AJ MacGinty starts at 10 for USA's World Cup showdown with Samoa

Sep 18th 2015, 2:25 PM 3,869 Views 2 Comments

And there’s a strong Connacht connection in the Pacific islanders’ back row.

Milner-Skudder wins 3rd cap as All Blacks aim to get Pool C wrapped up nice and early
# NMS
# NMS

Milner-Skudder wins 3rd cap as All Blacks aim to get Pool C wrapped up nice and early

Sep 18th 2015, 1:30 PM 6,378 Views 14 Comments

Steve Hansen isn’t holding anything back against Argentina.

Gatland unleashes twin threat of Warburton and Tipuric on Uruguay
# Groundhog Day
# Groundhog Day

Gatland unleashes twin threat of Warburton and Tipuric on Uruguay

Sep 18th 2015, 12:34 PM 4,485 Views 8 Comments

Liam Williams and Samson Lee have made a timely return from injury.

# team-sheets - Thursday 17 September, 2015

Parisse and Fofana miss out as Ireland's pool rivals go head-to-head
# Pool D
# Pool D

Parisse and Fofana miss out as Ireland's pool rivals go head-to-head

Sep 17th 2015, 3:07 PM 5,599 Views 5 Comments

These are pretty close to the teams Ireland will expect to face a few weeks down the line.

Cudmore captains Canada against Ireland as Ospreys' Ardron misses out
# Familiar Foe
# Familiar Foe

Cudmore captains Canada against Ireland as Ospreys' Ardron misses out

Sep 17th 2015, 1:23 PM 5,006 Views 8 Comments

The Clermont man captains his country for the first time at the World Cup.

# team-sheets - Monday 14 September, 2015

Big Sam Burgess gets a big chunk of bench for England's World Cup opener
# Curtain Raiser
# Curtain Raiser

Big Sam Burgess gets a big chunk of bench for England's World Cup opener

Sep 14th 2015, 5:06 PM 9,240 Views 17 Comments

Brad Barritt will continue as Stuart Lancaster’s inside centre after his recovery from ankle and calf injuries.

# team-sheets - Saturday 12 September, 2015

Rooney out, de Gea and Ings start - Manchester United and Liverpool have named their teams

Rooney out, de Gea and Ings start - Manchester United and Liverpool have named their teams

Sep 12th 2015, 4:41 PM 6,099 Views 14 Comments

Kick-off is at 5.30pm

# team-sheets - Thursday 6 August, 2015

Donnacha Ryan to start first international in over two years as Ireland take on Wales
# Starting XV
# Starting XV

Donnacha Ryan to start first international in over two years as Ireland take on Wales

Aug 6th 2015, 1:49 PM 25,063 Views 54 Comments

Here’s the starting line-up for a new international season.

# team-sheets - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

6 big selection calls facing Kerry and Cork before the Munster final replay

6 big selection calls facing Kerry and Cork before the Munster final replay

Jul 15th 2015, 6:00 PM 6,220 Views 1 Comment

The sides are getting set for Round 2 in Killarney on Saturday night.

# team-sheets - Friday 24 April, 2015

For the first time in 13 long months, Donnacha Ryan starts for Munster
# Playoff Push
# Playoff Push

For the first time in 13 long months, Donnacha Ryan starts for Munster

Apr 24th 2015, 12:26 PM 7,138 Views 17 Comments

The second row replaces Paul O’Connell who missed training with a shoulder issue this week.

Jack Carty leads exciting Connacht backline with Henshaw and Aki paired again
# Team-sheets
# Team-sheets

Jack Carty leads exciting Connacht backline with Henshaw and Aki paired again

Apr 24th 2015, 12:08 PM 5,559 Views 9 Comments

Pat Lam has made three changes to the side that lost to Ulster.

# team-sheets - Thursday 19 March, 2015

Luke Fitzgerald to make long-awaited return in Ireland's 6 Nations title chase against Scotland
# Tweak
# Tweak

Luke Fitzgerald to make long-awaited return in Ireland's 6 Nations title chase against Scotland

Mar 19th 2015, 1:48 PM 11,277 Views 29 Comments

Joe Schmidt has also named Cian Healy in the starting line-up with Jack McGrath and Simon Zebo losing out.

# team-sheets - Thursday 12 March, 2015

Clermont flier Nakaitaci handed debut as PSA wields the axe for Italy clash
# Plus ça Change
# Plus ça Change

Clermont flier Nakaitaci handed debut as PSA wields the axe for Italy clash

Mar 12th 2015, 7:02 PM 5,851 Views 3 Comments

The head coach has made eight changes to the side which lost at home to Wales.