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.
The team and replacements to face Wales in Cardiff will be announced by Declan Kidney on Tuesday afternoon.
IRELAND SQUAD - ADDITIONAL PLAYERS:
Rhys Ruddock (St. Mary's College/Leinster)
Fergus McFadden (Old Belvedere/Leinster)
Tony Buckley (Shannon/Munster)
Kevin McLaughlin (St. Mary's College/Leinster)
Mick O'Driscoll (Cork Constitution/Munster)
Donnacha Ryan (Shannon/Munster)
Gavin Duffy (Galwegians/Connacht)
Andrew Trimble (Ballymena/Ulster)
Johne Murphy (Young Munster/Munster)
Tomas O'Leary (Dolphin/Munster)
Devin Toner (Lansdowne/Leinster)
Mike McCarthy (Buccaneers/Connacht)