5 Dec, 14:49
The Ireland Under-19 squad to face Australia Schools at Ravenhill on Saturday week (December 14) has been announced.
A limited number of terrace tickets will be on sale at the Thomond Park turnstiles from 1 pm on Saturday, for the game that will be refereed by Steve Lander. Running the line for the Englishman will be Nigel Williams (England) and David Changleng (Scotland).
Ireland ( v Italy, Thomond Park, Aug. 30th, 3pm).
15 - Girvan Dempsey (Leinster - Terenure College) 14 - John Kelly (Munster - Cork Constitution) 13 - Brian O'Driscoll (Leinster - Blackrock College) capt. 12 - Rob Henderson (Munster - Garryowen) 11 - Denis Hickie (Leinster - St. Mary's College) 10 - David Humphreys (Ulster - Dungannon) 9 - Guy Easterby (Rotherham) 1 - Marcus Horan (Munster - Shannon) 2 - Shane Byrne (Leinster - Blackrock College) 3 - Reggie Corrigan (Greystones - Leinster) 4 - Gary Longwell (Ulster - Ballymena) 5 - Leo Cullen (Leinster - Blackrock College) 6 - Simon Easterby (Llanelli) 7 - Eric Miller (Leinster - Terenure College) 8 - Victor Costello (Leinster - St. Mary's College)
Replacements: 16 - Paul Shields (Ulster - Ballymena) 17 - Justin Fitzpatrick (Castres) 18 - Donncha O'Callaghan (Munster -Cork Constitution) 19 - Kieron Dawson (London Irish) 20 - Brian O'Meara (Leinster - Cork Constitution) 21 - Geordan Murphy (Leicester) 22 - Jonathan Bell (Ulster - Dungannon).