12 Dec, 14:42
Prop Cian Healy is expected to miss the start of the 2014 RBS 6 Nations after undergoing surgery on his injured ankle on Wednesday.
The publication, the brainchild of Inphophotography MD Billy Stickland is a fabulous production with over 100 images from inside the Irish camp. Inpho photographers, Lorraine O'Sullivan, Andrew Paton, Patrick Bolger, Morgan Treacy and Stickland spent the last year with the Irish rugby team. The book is an intimate account of life with the team behind the scenes. It affords a chance to see what life is like for a modern professional rugby team.
Ireland team members, Reggie Corrigan, Victor Costello, Peter Stringer, Anthony Foley as well as coach Eddie O'Sullivan, assistants, Declan Kidney and Niall O'Donovan, manager Brian O'Brien and defence coach, Mike Ford were also in attendance.
The book will be on sale in the IRFU shops at Lansdowne Road on Saturday and in all leading bookstores. It will go on sale on-line (www.irishrugby.ie) next week. Proceeds from the sale of the book will go to the IRFU Charitable Trust.