After playing in his final home international for Ireland and winning the man-of-the-match award in the 46-7 win over Italy, Brian O'Driscoll spoke to reporters at a press conference in the Aviva Stadium.
Today we salute an Irish rugby icon. Brian O'Driscoll plays his final home international as he breaks George Gregan's 139-Test mark as world rugby's most-capped player, while also going to the top of the RBS 6 Nations appearances list (64 matches).
Team-mates, coaches and opponents, both past and present, and fellow rugby greats have been paying tribute to Brian O'Driscoll, who will play in his last home international match for Ireland against Italy on Saturday.
Brian O'Driscoll's last international appearance at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday comes almost 15 years after his first outing for Ireland at the Lansdowne Road venue. Check out our #BOD13 facts on the eve of the game.
The Ireland Under-20s kickstart the international weekend when they host their Italian counterparts in Athlone on Friday night, before the men's and women's teams take part in an historic double header at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday.
Brian O'Driscoll - a Grand Slam-winning captain and Ireland's most-capped player and record try scorer - will play his final home game in green next Saturday. Ahead of an historic 140th Test outing, we relive some of his best moments on the international stage.