Henshaw Returns For Final World Cup Warm-Up

Johnny Sexton and Robbie Henshaw have both been called into the Ireland team for the final World cup warm-up game with Wales on Saturday.

Rory Best captain’s the side on his 120th appearance for Ireland and is joined in the front row by Cian Healy and Tadgh Furlong.

James Ryan and Jean Kleyn are partnered at lock with CJ Stander, Josh van der Flier and Jack Conan in the backrow.

Conor Murray and Jonathan Sexton line out at half-back with Bundee Aki and Robbie Henshaw in the centre.  Rob Kearney is named at fullback supported by Jordan Larmour and Keith Earls on the wings.

The replacements are Sean Cronin, Dave Kilcoyne, Andrew Porter, Iain Henderson, Rhys Ruddock, Luke McGrath, Jack Carty and Garry Ringrose.

Ireland Squad v Wales – 2019 Guinness Series

  1. Rob Kearney
  2. Jordan Larmour
  3. Robbie Henshaw
  4. Bundee Aki
  5. Keith Earls
  6. Jonathan Sexton
  7. Conor Murray
  8. Cian Healy
  9. Rory Best Captain
  10. Tadhg Furlong
  11. James Ryan
  12. Jean Kleyn
  13. CJ Stander
  14. Josh van der Flier
  15. Jack Conan


  1. Sean Cronin
  2. Dave Kilcoyne
  3. Andrew Porter
  4. Iain Henderson
  5. Rhys Ruddock
  6. Luke McGrath
  7. Jack Carty
  8. Garry Ringrose