Ireland Summer Tour Squad 2022
Andy Farrell has decided on a 40-player squad for Ireland’s summer season excursion to New Zealand, with Johnny Sexton named as captain.
There is an actual mixture of revel in and early life within the squad. Five avid gamers had been concerned with Ireland’s remaining excursion to New Zealand in 2012 – Keith Earls, Cian Healy, Conor Murray, Peter O’Mahony and Sexton.
There also are a handful of uncapped avid gamers – Ciaran Frawley, Jeremy Loughman, Joe McCarthy, Jimmy O’Brien and Cian Prendergast – in addition to a dozen avid gamers who’ve gained not up to ten caps for Ireland. There are six uncapped avid gamers within the New Zealand squad for the Ireland sequence.
Ireland have a hectic excursion agenda, with 3 Tests in opposition to the All Blacks – in Auckland, Dunedin and Wellington – in addition to two midweek fixtures in opposition to the Maori. Hence the bigger squad Farrell has decided on.
Ireland beat New Zealand 29-20 in Dublin in November however have by no means triumphed in opposition to the All Blacks on NZ soil.
Farrell, who has added Connacht senior trainer Peter Wilkins to his back-room group for the excursion, stated: “We will learn so much about the players and the group as a whole as we have to front up for five incredibly tough fixtures, far from the comforts of home and in grounds where the home support will greatly outnumber travelling Irish fans.”
The avid gamers can have extra of a damage between the tip of the season and the beginning of the excursion than anticipated after each Leinster and Ulster had been knocked out within the United Rugby Championship semi-finals. But Ireland are with out Robert Baloucoune, Andrew Conway, Chris Farrell and Ronan Kelleher, who’ve all been dominated out of the excursion through damage.
Ireland Summer Tour Squad 2022
Ryan Baird (Leinster, 8 caps)
Finlay Bealham (Connacht, 23 caps)
Tadhg Beirne (Munster, 30 caps)
Jack Conan (Leinster, 27 caps)
Gavin Coombes (Munster, 2 caps)
Caelan Doris (Leinster, 17 caps)
Tadhg Furlong (Leinster, 57 caps)
Cian Healy (Leinster, 116 caps)
Dave Heffernan (Connacht, 6 caps)
Iain Henderson (Ulster, 68 caps)
Rob Herring (Ulster, 26 caps)
Jeremy Loughman (Munster, uncapped)
Joe McCarthy (Leinster, uncapped)
Peter O’Mahony (Munster, 84 caps)
Tom O’Toole (Ulster, 2 caps)
Andrew Porter (Leinster, 43 caps)
Cian Prendergast (Connacht, uncapped)
James Ryan (Leinster, 43 caps)
Dan Sheehan (Leinster, 7 caps)
Nick Timoney (Ulster, 2 caps)
Kieran Treadwell (Ulster, 5 caps)
Josh van der Flier (Leinster, 40 caps)
Bundee Aki (Connacht, 37 caps)
Harry Byrne (Leinster, 2 caps)
Joey Carbery (Munster, 32 caps)
Craig Casey (Munster, 5 caps)
Keith Earls (Munster, 96 caps)
Ciaran Frawley (Leinster, uncapped)
Jamison Gibson-Park (Leinster, 17 caps)
Mack Hansen (Connacht, 4 caps)
Robbie Henshaw (Leinster, 57 caps)
James Hume (Ulster, 3 caps)
Hugo Keenan (Leinster, 20 caps)
Jordan Larmour (Leinster, 30 caps)
James Lowe (Leinster, 12 caps)
Michael Lowry (Ulster, 1 cap)
Conor Murray (Munster, 96 caps)
Jimmy O’Brien (Leinster, uncapped)
Garry Ringrose (Leinster, 42 caps)
Johnny Sexton (Leinster, 105 caps)
Ireland Summer Tour Fixtures 2022
Wed 29 June, Maori All Blacks v Ireland (8.05am, Hamilton) Live on Sky Sports
Sat 2 July, New Zealand v Ireland (8.05am, Auckland) Live on Sky Sports
Sat 9 July, New Zealand v Ireland (8.05am, Dunedin) Live on Sky Sports
Tue 12 June, Maori All Blacks v Ireland (8.05am, Wellington) Live on Sky Sports
Sat 16 July, New Zealand v Ireland (8.05am, Wellington) Live on Sky Sports
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