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#Selection

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Obafemi starts, Duffy and Coleman out as Kenny names Ireland team to face Scotland
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Obafemi starts, Duffy and Coleman out as Kenny names Ireland team to face Scotland

5 hours ago 5,931 Views 8 Comments

Matt Doherty also returns to the starting XI.

# selection - Wednesday 20 July, 2022

Gatland on Lions call over Sexton - 'I still probably ask myself now whether it was the right decision '
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Gatland on Lions call over Sexton - 'I still probably ask myself now whether it was the right decision '

Jul 20th 2022, 12:00 PM 69,729 Views 21 Comments

Sexton is one of nine Ireland players named in Gatland’s hypothetical 2022 Lions side.

# selection - Sunday 17 July, 2022

Do you agree with The Sunday Game's Hurler and Team of the Year?
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Do you agree with The Sunday Game's Hurler and Team of the Year?

Jul 17th 2022, 11:32 PM 61,810 Views 29 Comments

Limerick again had the majority representation on the show’s XV of the 2022 season.

# selection - Thursday 7 July, 2022

Sexton starts for Ireland again but Carbery hasn't been denied chances
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Sexton starts for Ireland again but Carbery hasn't been denied chances

Updated Jul 7th 2022, 12:01 PM 24,986 Views 42 Comments

There are outside concerns about the out-half’s welfare and Ireland’s depth.

# selection - Monday 4 July, 2022

Hansen back in Ireland mix as Farrell weighs up changes for second Test
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Hansen back in Ireland mix as Farrell weighs up changes for second Test

Jul 4th 2022, 4:59 PM 20,684 Views 19 Comments

The Ireland head coach’s options are limited in some areas of his team.

# selection - Friday 24 June, 2022

Picking the Ireland teams for the midweek Māori game and first Test
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Picking the Ireland teams for the midweek Māori game and first Test

Jun 24th 2022, 9:55 PM 16,638 Views 47 Comments

Andy Farrell has some big calls to confirm next week in New Zealand.

# selection - Wednesday 15 June, 2022

Roche recalled to Ireland squad after lengthy absence ahead of World Cup qualifier
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Roche recalled to Ireland squad after lengthy absence ahead of World Cup qualifier

Jun 15th 2022, 9:43 AM 4,895 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, goalkeeper Naoisha McAloon has received a first senior call-up while Diane Caldwell has also been included.

# selection - Tuesday 14 June, 2022

Scott Hogan starts as Kenny makes three changes for Ukraine clash
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Scott Hogan starts as Kenny makes three changes for Ukraine clash

Jun 14th 2022, 6:33 PM 5,268 Views 1 Comment

Ireland have a much-depleted back line for tonight’s game in Poland.

# selection - Saturday 11 June, 2022

Obafemi makes first start as Stephen Kenny rings the changes for Scotland clash
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Obafemi makes first start as Stephen Kenny rings the changes for Scotland clash

Jun 11th 2022, 3:46 PM 6,989 Views 6 Comments

Troy Parrott and Jayson Molumby are also handed starts in a youthful Irish side.

# selection - Wednesday 8 June, 2022

Two changes as Stephen Kenny names Irish team to face Ukraine
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Two changes as Stephen Kenny names Irish team to face Ukraine

Jun 8th 2022, 6:34 PM 13,310 Views 7 Comments

The visitors have changed almost their entire team.

# selection - Monday 6 June, 2022

Ireland set to stick with Caoimhín Kelleher for rest of Nations League campaign
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Ireland set to stick with Caoimhín Kelleher for rest of Nations League campaign

Jun 6th 2022, 11:40 AM 10,958 Views 15 Comments

Gavin Bazunu has been ruled out with injury.

# selection - Saturday 4 June, 2022

Cullen happy to have 'close calls' for consideration as Leinster turn focus to the Bulls
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Cullen happy to have 'close calls' for consideration as Leinster turn focus to the Bulls

Jun 4th 2022, 6:38 PM 7,378 Views 5 Comments

The province welcome the South African side to the RDS next Friday.

Bazunu misses out and Troy Parrott handed start as Kenny names team to face Armenia
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Bazunu misses out and Troy Parrott handed start as Kenny names team to face Armenia

Jun 4th 2022, 12:44 PM 8,549 Views 3 Comments

Caoimhin Kelleher starts in goal.

# selection - Thursday 26 May, 2022

First call-ups for Hodge and Adaramola as U21 squad named for decisive qualifiers
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First call-ups for Hodge and Adaramola as U21 squad named for decisive qualifiers

May 26th 2022, 10:27 AM 5,550 Views 2 Comments

Jim Crawford’s side retain a chance of automatic qualification for the finals in Georgia and Romania.

# selection - Friday 13 May, 2022

Leinster name unchanged team for semi-final meeting with Toulouse
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Leinster name unchanged team for semi-final meeting with Toulouse

May 13th 2022, 12:12 PM 21,774 Views 18 Comments

The only alteration is on the bench, as Tommy O’Brien has been sidelined with a long-term knee injury.

# selection - Friday 22 April, 2022

TJ Reid set to make first start of the season as Kilkenny prepare to host Laois
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TJ Reid set to make first start of the season as Kilkenny prepare to host Laois

Apr 22nd 2022, 9:44 AM 4,804 Views 3 Comments

Brian Cody’s side will be looking to continue their winning start to the Leinster SHC this weekend.

# selection - Tuesday 29 March, 2022

Stephen Kenny rings the changes for friendly against Lithuania
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Stephen Kenny rings the changes for friendly against Lithuania

Updated Mar 29th 2022, 6:32 PM 12,629 Views 2 Comments

Kenny has made six changes for tonight’s game.

# selection - Thursday 24 March, 2022

Ireland head coach McWilliams backs Parsons to 'do some damage' from the bench
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Ireland head coach McWilliams backs Parsons to 'do some damage' from the bench

Mar 24th 2022, 2:52 PM 4,056 Views 0 Comments

The 20-year-old superstar is held in reserve for Saturday’s Six Nations opener against Wales.

# selection - Friday 11 March, 2022

Darragh Burns and Phil Neville's son Harvey included in one-off Irish U20s camp
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Darragh Burns and Phil Neville's son Harvey included in one-off Irish U20s camp

Mar 11th 2022, 3:33 PM 8,683 Views 4 Comments

A special camp of U20 players has been called for this month, with many of the named players having not played for Ireland in two years.

# selection - Thursday 10 March, 2022

'Pete's in good form... he's a good emotional leader for us as well'
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'Pete's in good form... he's a good emotional leader for us as well'

Mar 10th 2022, 2:59 PM 8,248 Views 7 Comments

Andy Farrell believes O’Mahony is getting better, while the Cork man is loving life with Ireland.

Mayo make six changes for Kerry clash
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Mayo make six changes for Kerry clash

Mar 10th 2022, 11:08 AM 12,351 Views 1 Comment

Aidan O’Shea makes a first start of the year.

# selection - Friday 4 March, 2022

IRFU to hire head of women's rugby and invest extra €1 million, but no full report
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IRFU to hire head of women's rugby and invest extra €1 million, but no full report

Mar 4th 2022, 1:21 PM 7,614 Views 15 Comments

The independent report on Ireland Women’s failure to qualify for the World Cup will not be published in full.

# selection - Monday 28 February, 2022

Ralf Rangnick defends Cristiano Ronaldo selection
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Ralf Rangnick defends Cristiano Ronaldo selection

Feb 28th 2022, 4:38 PM 6,298 Views 5 Comments

The Portuguese star was involved for the full duration on Saturday as United were held 0-0 by Watford at Old Trafford.

# selection - Tuesday 22 February, 2022

Wholesale changes unlikely for Ireland but Farrell could make tweaks
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Wholesale changes unlikely for Ireland but Farrell could make tweaks

Feb 22nd 2022, 2:47 PM 10,164 Views 21 Comments

The Ireland head coach will be keen to keep his frontliners sharp for the England clash in Round 4.

# selection - Monday 7 February, 2022

Henshaw and Henderson in the mix as Farrell considers changes for Paris
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Henshaw and Henderson in the mix as Farrell considers changes for Paris

Feb 7th 2022, 6:00 AM 12,926 Views 12 Comments

The Ireland boss says his squad will miss Keith Earls, who suffered a hamstring injury last week.

# selection - Friday 4 February, 2022

Three changes as Jack O'Connor names Kerry team to face Dublin
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Three changes as Jack O'Connor names Kerry team to face Dublin

Feb 4th 2022, 9:11 PM 18,475 Views 5 Comments

The sides face off in Tralee on Saturday night.

# selection - Thursday 3 February, 2022

Lee Keegan returns as Mayo name team to face Monaghan
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Lee Keegan returns as Mayo name team to face Monaghan

Feb 3rd 2022, 11:50 AM 9,827 Views 3 Comments

He is one of three changes.

# selection - Friday 21 January, 2022

Keith Ricken names Cork team to face Kerry in McGrath Cup final
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Keith Ricken names Cork team to face Kerry in McGrath Cup final

Jan 21st 2022, 5:20 PM 8,526 Views 3 Comments

The game throws in at 2pm in Killarney tomorrow.

# selection - Thursday 20 January, 2022

Carty and Treadwell in, two uncapped backs, a settled squad - Farrell's selection From The42

Carty and Treadwell in, two uncapped backs, a settled squad - Farrell's selection

Jan 20th 2022, 8:18 AM 17,325 Views 33 Comments

The likes of Kieran Marmion and Ciarán Frawley are unlucky to miss out.

# selection - Friday 26 November, 2021

Furlong and Henshaw to start as teams named for Leinster/Ulster URC clash
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Furlong and Henshaw to start as teams named for Leinster/Ulster URC clash

Nov 26th 2021, 12:57 PM 8,605 Views 18 Comments

John Cooney returns to the Ulster team.

# selection - Thursday 11 November, 2021

Farrell feels Henderson 'better suited' to All Blacks as Beirne benched
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Farrell feels Henderson 'better suited' to All Blacks as Beirne benched

Nov 11th 2021, 5:42 PM 9,820 Views 6 Comments

Jamison Gibson-Park retains his spot at scrum-half after impressing against Japan.

# selection - Monday 1 November, 2021

Farrell has intriguing options in Ireland's back row and back three
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Farrell has intriguing options in Ireland's back row and back three

Nov 1st 2021, 7:30 PM 13,952 Views 15 Comments

Johnny Sexton could win his 100th Ireland cap this weekend in Dublin.

# selection - Saturday 9 October, 2021

Robinson starts and Connolly dropped as Kenny names Irish team to face Azerbaijan
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Robinson starts and Connolly dropped as Kenny names Irish team to face Azerbaijan

Oct 9th 2021, 3:54 PM 7,400 Views 19 Comments

Andrew Omobamidele keeps his place.

# selection - Tuesday 7 September, 2021

Aaron Connolly to miss Serbia game with injury
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Aaron Connolly to miss Serbia game with injury

Sep 7th 2021, 3:01 PM 7,510 Views 16 Comments

Ronan Curtis is also out.

# selection - Saturday 4 September, 2021

Troy Parrott starts as Kenny makes three changes for Azerbaijan test
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Troy Parrott starts as Kenny makes three changes for Azerbaijan test

Sep 4th 2021, 3:48 PM 9,666 Views 12 Comments

The side are seeking a first competitive win under the new manager tonight.

# selection - Tuesday 3 August, 2021

Lions look for Bundee's physicality and more in midfield with Henshaw
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Lions look for Bundee's physicality and more in midfield with Henshaw

Aug 3rd 2021, 8:00 PM 34,391 Views 55 Comments

Head coach Warren Gatland has explained his selection decisions for the third Test.

# selection - Sunday 1 August, 2021

Gatland looks certain to mix up Lions selection for third Test decider
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Gatland looks certain to mix up Lions selection for third Test decider

Aug 1st 2021, 6:00 AM 13,941 Views 12 Comments

The back three looks set for changes after a tough night against the Springboks.

# selection - Wednesday 28 July, 2021

The Lions and Boks' changes indicate another brutal, heavyweight Test
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The Lions and Boks' changes indicate another brutal, heavyweight Test

Jul 28th 2021, 7:00 PM 6,851 Views 3 Comments

The South Africans have reverted to a 6/2 bench as the Lions reshuffle their XV.

# selection - Tuesday 27 July, 2021

Gatland calls on Murray's control as Lions get set for an 'arm wrestle'
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Gatland calls on Murray's control as Lions get set for an 'arm wrestle'

Jul 27th 2021, 3:19 PM 10,057 Views 6 Comments

The Lions head coach has also brought Chris Harris into his midfield.

# selection - Sunday 25 July, 2021

Lions and Boks will both consider changes ahead of Test two
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Lions and Boks will both consider changes ahead of Test two

Jul 25th 2021, 12:11 PM 12,769 Views 7 Comments

The hosts struggled up front in the first Test last night.

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