Joe Schmidt Names His Ireland Team For All Blacks Test

Two vs one.

Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt has named his team for this weekend’s crucial Test match with world champions the All Blacks at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin.

Schmidt has made a number of changes for the game, with Dan Leavy and Devin Toner replacing Sean O’Brien and Iain Henderson in the pack respectively.

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Meanwhile Rob Kearney comes back in at fullback, while Garry Ringrose comes in at 13 to partner Bundee Aki.

Ireland vs New Zealand.

15. Rob Kearney
14. Keith Earls
13. Garry Ringrose
12. Bundee Aki
11. Jacob Stockdale
10. Johnny Sexton
9. Kieran Marmion

1. Cian Healy
2. Rory Best (c)
3. Tadhg Furlong
4. Devin Toner
5. James Ryan
6. Peter O’Mahony
7. Dan Leavy
8. CJ Stander

Replacements:
16. Sean Cronin
17. Jack McGrath
18. Andrew Porter
19. Iain Henderson
20. Josh van der Flier
21. Luke McGrath
22. Joey Carbery
23. Jordan Larmour