The Ireland squad trained at Carton House on team announcement day when head coach Declan Kidney named an unchanged starting line-up to face England. Check out some photos from Friday's training session.
Click on the below links to view photos of the Ireland players training at their Maynooth base:
Following the hugely successful England Legends win over the Australia Legends back in October, the Twickenham Stoop will host the 2014 England Legends v Ireland Legends clash in the return leg for the Stuart Mangan Memorial Cup on Friday 21st February 7.45 k.o.
The Ireland Women's team, Leinster, Jonathan Sexton and Philip Doyle are among the nominees for this year's RTÉ Sports Awards. The ceremony will be broadcast live on RTÉ Two and RTÉ.ie on Saturday, December 21.
Ireland will kick off their IRB Junior World Championship campaign against France in North Harbour Stadium next June. Confirmation of the match schedule for the 2014 tournament was announced yesterday.
The Ireland Women suffered a five-try defeat in their second pool outing at the Emirates Dubai Rugby Sevens today, as reigning World Series and Rugby World Cup Sevens champions New Zealand stormed to a 29-0 victory.