Ireland Release 13 Players Back To Clubs Ahead Of Six Nations Break

Rest week.

The Ireland coaching group have retained a squad of 23 players for the two day camp in Cork this week. Thirteen players have been released back to their respective provinces to access game time in the Guinness PRO14 this weekend.

Ultan Dillane, David Heffernan (Connacht), Max Deegan, Dave Kearney, Ronan Kelleher, Luke McGrath, Will Connors (Leinster), Chris Farrell, Jack O’Donoghue (Munster), Billy Burns, Stuart McCloskey, Jack McGrath, Tom O’Toole (Ulster) have returned to their provinces.

On Thursday Ireland will host an Open Session in CIT, Cork and train with the Ireland U20s squad. There are limited tickets available for this event via

IRELAND Squad 2 Day Cork Camp

Backs: (11)
Will Addison (Enniskillen/Ulster) 4 caps
Bundee Aki (Galwegians/Connacht) 25 caps
Ross Byrne (UCD/Leinster) 5 caps
Andrew Conway (Garryowen/Munster) 20 caps
John Cooney (Terenure College/Ulster) 10 caps
Keith Earls (Young Munster/Munster) 83 caps
Robbie Henshaw (Buccaneers/Leinster) 42 caps
Jordan Larmour (St Mary’s College/Leinster) 23 caps
Conor Murray (Garryowen/Munster) 80 caps
Jonathan Sexton (St Marys College/Leinster) 90 caps
Jacob Stockdale (Lurgan/Ulster) 27 caps

Forwards: (12)
Caelan Doris (St Mary’s College/Leinster) 1 cap
Tadhg Furlong (Clontarf/Leinster) 43 caps
Cian Healy (Clontarf/Leinster) 97 caps
Iain Henderson (Academy/Ulster) 55 caps
Rob Herring (Ballynahinch/Ulster) 10 caps
Dave Kilcoyne (UL Bohemians/Munster) 38 caps
Peter O’Mahony (Cork Constitution/Munster) 66 caps
Andrew Porter (UCD/Leinster) 25 caps
James Ryan (UCD/Leinster) 25 caps
CJ Stander (Shannon/Munster) 40 caps
Devin Toner (Lansdowne/Leinster) 69 caps
Josh van der Flier (UCD/Leinster) 25 caps