Rugby World Cup Ireland Squad 2019: Rugby World Cup 2019 will begin with its opening match schedule on Friday 28 September. People around the globe are really excited and specially the supporters for Ireland team. Teams are going to compete with each other and they are divided into four Pools that are A, B, C and D. Every pool has 5 teams and only two of them can proceed for the knockout rounds. Talking about Ireland then it is placed in Pool A along with Scotland, Russia, Japan and Samoa. Reviewing the complete pool A teams, we can say that it is in easier group and Ireland and Scotland teams are top favorites when it comes to rugby. Nobody knows the name of winner team because the runner-up of OK will play with the winner of pool B when the game will proceed towards quarterfinals. The opening match of pool A that is Ireland vs. Scotland will be a surprising game because both the teams are highly competent and favorite.
Rugby World Cup Ireland Squad and Fixtures 2019
The first match that is going to be played between Ireland vs. Scotland will be on Sunday 22 September 2019. The venue for this match is International Stadium Yokohama in Japan. Talking about the second match then Ireland will play against Japan in Shizuka stadium that will be held on Saturday 28 September 2019. Moving on towards third match then Ireland will play against Russia on Thursday 3rd October 2019 in the Kobe Misaki Stadium. Finally fourth match will be Ireland vs. Samoa.It will be held on Saturday 12th October 2019 in Fukuoka Hakatanomori Stadium. After this match the game will reach towards the quarter finals that will be held on 19 to 28 October and followed by semifinals on 26 and 27 October. Near the end there will be the bronze final on 1st November followed by the final World Cup date that is 2nd November 2019.
Rugby World Cup Ireland Squad 2019
Talking about the rugby World Cup Ireland squad then the coach has announced 44 from players in the training Squad for the buildup matches. Among then 31 players are allowed for the world cup and the remaining 13 will not accompany them. In the forwards there are 24 players in Ireland training squad for and at the back there are 20 two players. 2 players won’t be available unfortunately due to injury.
Rory Best, Sean Cronin, Tadhg Furlong, Cian Healy, Iain Henderson, Paul O’Connell (capt), Jamie Heaslip, Chris Henry, Jack McGrath, Jordi Murphy, Sean O’Brien, Peter O’Mahony, Mike Ross, Donnacha Ryan, Richardt Strauss, Devin Toner, Nathan White.
Tommy Bowe, Darren Cave, Keith Earls, Luke Fitzgerald, Dave Kearney, Rob Kearney, Robbie Henshaw, Paddy Jackson, Ian Madigan, Conor Murray, Jared Payne, Eoin Reddan, Johnny Sexton, Simon Zebo.