10 Dec, 12:23
Ireland's John Lacey will referee his first ever RBS 6 Nations match in February, while Alain Rolland is also included in the Elite Panel in what is his last season.
Tommy Bowe also returned to play for the Ospreys after recovering from the knee injury that has kept him out of the opening two rounds of the Championship. He has been included in the Ireland squad.
Backs Denis Hurley and Gavin Duffy came through unscathed from their provincial games in the Magners League and are named in the squad.
Second rows Mick O'Driscoll and Donnacha Ryan have also been called up as have Tony Buckley, who played for his province after returning from a hip injury, and young back rower Rhys Ruddock.
The Ireland squad will gather in Dublin this evening with the first training session scheduled for Tuesday morning.
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