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#Possible XV

# possible-xv - This year 2022

Ireland set to name settled team with Hansen in the mix for possible debut
# Opener
From The42
# Opener

Ireland set to name settled team with Hansen in the mix for possible debut

Feb 2nd 2022, 9:34 PM 16,025 Views 20 Comments

Andy Farrell will tomorrow confirm big calls in the midfield and back three.

# possible-xv - Last year 2021

How are Munster shaping up for their Champions Cup clash with Wasps?
# In Flux
From The42
# In Flux

How are Munster shaping up for their Champions Cup clash with Wasps?

Updated Dec 4th 2021, 9:33 PM 48,152 Views 16 Comments

The southern province have some highly experienced players available.

Farrell set to name settled Ireland team for All Blacks clash
# Momentum
From The42
# Momentum

Farrell set to name settled Ireland team for All Blacks clash

Nov 11th 2021, 8:32 AM 11,329 Views 20 Comments

The Ireland boss is keen to build on last weekend’s big win over Japan.

Sexton set to start on 100th Ireland cap with Lowe in line for recall
# J Lowe
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# J Lowe

Sexton set to start on 100th Ireland cap with Lowe in line for recall

Updated Nov 3rd 2021, 7:58 PM 30,090 Views 60 Comments

Andy Farrell is set to go with a strong XV for the visit of Japan.

Conan set to start as Gatland brings Test team announcement forward
# Surprises
From The42
# Surprises

Conan set to start as Gatland brings Test team announcement forward

Jul 20th 2021, 9:32 PM 51,650 Views 45 Comments

Conor Murray may have to settle for a place on the bench against the Springboks.

Farrell set to stick with settled Ireland team for visit to Scotland
# Big Game
From The42
# Big Game

Farrell set to stick with settled Ireland team for visit to Scotland

Mar 11th 2021, 10:30 PM 13,209 Views 24 Comments

Ireland are looking for their second win of the 2021 Six Nations.

Farrell set to hand Ruddock an Ireland recall for Six Nations clash with France
# Possible XV
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# Possible XV

Farrell set to hand Ruddock an Ireland recall for Six Nations clash with France

Feb 11th 2021, 7:40 PM 36,693 Views 82 Comments

James Ryan is set to miss out, while captain Johnny Sexton could also be ruled out.

# possible-xv - All time

Ross Byrne set for starting chance with Ryan in line for Leinster return
# Possible XV
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# Possible XV

Ross Byrne set for starting chance with Ryan in line for Leinster return

Updated Sep 9th 2020, 8:18 PM 30,237 Views 33 Comments

The reigning champions could make a few changes for the Pro14 final against Ulster.

Leinster weigh up big calls in back three and back row against Munster
# Possible XV
From The42
# Possible XV

Leinster weigh up big calls in back three and back row against Munster

Sep 2nd 2020, 11:01 PM 10,726 Views 30 Comments

Leo Cullen and Stuart Lancaster have had plenty of food for thought this week.

Munster set for minimal changes with Van Graan backing settled starting XV
# Continuity
From The42
# Continuity

Munster set for minimal changes with Van Graan backing settled starting XV

Sep 2nd 2020, 9:09 PM 10,016 Views 19 Comments

There may be changes in the second row and back row for the clash with Leinster.

Farrell set to stick with settled Ireland team for visit to England
# Momentum
From The42
# Momentum

Farrell set to stick with settled Ireland team for visit to England

Feb 18th 2020, 6:39 PM 12,206 Views 26 Comments

Caelan Doris is fit again but it seems likely that the Ireland boss will be slow to break up a winning team.

Henshaw and O'Mahony set to return to Ireland XV for visit of Wales
# Possible XV
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# Possible XV

Henshaw and O'Mahony set to return to Ireland XV for visit of Wales

Feb 3rd 2020, 6:13 PM 39,801 Views 105 Comments

Garry Ringrose has been ruled out while Caelan Doris is a doubt too.

Conor Murray set to be retained in Farrell's Ireland team to face Scotland
# Possible XV
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# Possible XV

Conor Murray set to be retained in Farrell's Ireland team to face Scotland

Updated Jan 27th 2020, 10:11 PM 40,994 Views 101 Comments

Caelan Doris could make a Test debut in the Six Nations opener.

Earls and Kearney remain doubts for Scotland despite training in Japan
# Concerns
From The42
# Concerns

Earls and Kearney remain doubts for Scotland despite training in Japan

Sep 18th 2019, 10:15 AM 8,208 Views 19 Comments

Andrew Conway and Jordan Larmour could be in line to get starting opportunities.

Ireland set to hand Beirne and Addison starts as POM moves to 7
# Possible XV
From The42
# Possible XV

Ireland set to hand Beirne and Addison starts as POM moves to 7

Aug 28th 2019, 5:00 PM 40,206 Views 104 Comments

Joe Schmidt is set to make sweeping changes to his team to face Wales.

Munster's Scannell set for first Ireland cap off bench against Scotland
# Possible XV
From The42
# Possible XV

Munster's Scannell set for first Ireland cap off bench against Scotland

Feb 1st 2017, 8:44 PM 16,871 Views 33 Comments

Joe Schmidt names his first Ireland team of 2017 tomorrow afternoon.

Schmidt likely to go for continuity as Jackson gets set to steer the ship
# Selection Decisions
From The42
# Selection Decisions

Schmidt likely to go for continuity as Jackson gets set to steer the ship

Nov 23rd 2016, 9:04 PM 12,463 Views 44 Comments

Joe Schmidt is definitely missing Johnny Sexton and Robbie Henshaw for the final November Test.

Schmidt set to revert to Chicago history-makers but big call to confirm at 7
# Huge Task
From The42
# Huge Task

Schmidt set to revert to Chicago history-makers but big call to confirm at 7

Nov 16th 2016, 9:24 PM 29,332 Views 67 Comments

Sean O’Brien and Josh van der Flier have been in fierce competition for the openside slot.

Schmidt set to restore Kearney to 15 as Ireland face the All Blacks
# Show Time
From The42
# Show Time

Schmidt set to restore Kearney to 15 as Ireland face the All Blacks

Nov 2nd 2016, 6:50 PM 20,592 Views 98 Comments

There are a number of key decisions for the Ireland head coach to make with his XV.

Ireland wait on Best injury with Schmidt set to name unchanged XV
# Captain's Calf
From The42
# Captain's Calf

Ireland wait on Best injury with Schmidt set to name unchanged XV

Mar 16th 2016, 8:06 PM 5,718 Views 17 Comments

The Ireland captain missed training on Tuesday and must come through tomorrow’s session.

Payne set to return at 13 for Ireland with Zebo ready to replace Kearney
# Lynchpin
From The42
# Lynchpin

Payne set to return at 13 for Ireland with Zebo ready to replace Kearney

Mar 9th 2016, 6:40 PM 14,801 Views 94 Comments

Joe Schmidt looks likely to avoid sweeping changes to his starting team this weekend.

Schmidt set to pair Henshaw and Payne together again in Ireland's midfield
# Centres
From The42
# Centres

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

Feb 4th 2015, 5:45 AM 8,936 Views 34 Comments

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