mont blanc pens prices Ireland Squad Named For Opening Rounds Of NatWest 6 Nations
Ireland take on France in Paris in their opening fixture before hosting Italy at the Aviva Stadium as Conor O’Shea makes his first visit to Dublin as Italian head coach.
The uncapped Jordan Larmour from Leinster has been named in Ireland’s 36 man squad, which also includes Chris Farrell and Bundee Aki, who won their first caps during the successful GUINNESS Series in November.
Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt commented: “It’s been great to witness some quality performances from provincial teams over the last seven weeks of European and derby matches, with a number of players performing well. There were some very tight decisions but it’s great to see some competitive depth in a number of positions.”
There are a number of players unavailable through injury Finlay Bealham, Jamie Heaslip,
Sean O’Brien, Rhys Ruddock, Tommy O’Donnell, Luke Marshall, Garry Ringrose,
Jared Payne and Craig Gilroy as well as Niall Scannell who is due to return to action in the coming weeks.