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 Munster and Ireland out-half boasts a haul of 889 international points and his next targets are South Africa's Percy Montgomery (893 points) and Wallaby great Michael Lynagh (911 points)
3 - Three players in Ireland's squad for Saturday's game have never played against England before at senior level. They are scrum half Tomas O'Leary, flanker Stephen Ferris and replacement prop Tom Court