With a New Zealander, Ireland confirmed the team to face Wales for date 1 of the Nations Cup


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With a New Zealander, Ireland confirmed the team to face Wales for date 1 of the Nations Cup

The Aviva Stadium in Dublin will be the scene of the beginning of the Autumn Nations Cup in the duel between Ireland, the local and Welsh, on Friday at 15.50 live on ESPN 3.

Ireland will have as a novelty in the starting fifteen New Zealanders James Lowe making his official debut. The 28-year-old Nelson-born winger played Super Rugby for Chiefs until 2017 and now plays for Leinster where he is featured. He will share the back of the court with Jacob Stockdale and Hugo Keenan.

On the other hand, Connor Murray will go to the substitute bench while the starting scrum half will be Jamison Gibson Park who played two games with the team’s jersey. Ulster back Billy Burns will also be in relief and could make his debut in Ireland.

Ireland training:

1. Cyan Healy
2. Ronan Kelleher
3 . Andrew Porter
4. Iain Henderson
5. James Ryan
6. Peter O’Mahony
7. Josh van der Flier
8. Caelan Doris
9. Jamison Gibson Park
10. Jonathan Sexton
11. James Lowe
12. Robbie Henshaw
13. Chris Farrell
14. Hugo Keenan
15. Jacob Stockdale

Substitutes: 16. Dave Heffernan, 17. Ed Byrne, 18. Finlay Bealham, 19. Quinn Roux, 20. Will Connors, 21. Conor Murray, 22. Billy Burns, 23. Keith Earls


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