Jump to main content


U21s – Lining up the Tactics for World Championships

U21s  – Lining up the Tactics for World Championships

The U21s are in camp in preparation for the World Championship in France. Coach Mark McDermott receieved a presentations from team sponsor PricewaterhouseCoopers.

…Pictured explaining some of the tactics prior to departing to the U21 IRB
World Rugby Championship in France is the U21 Team Coach Mark McDermot and
Carmel O’Connor, Partner, PwC, whose firm are team sponsors…

The Ireland team will open the tournament against France in Issoire on Friday, June 9 – the same opposition they played in the first game of last year’s tournament. the 2006 tournament opener will also be televised live (broadcaster to be confirmed).

Google Ad Manager – 300×250 – In Article

Other fixtures are:

Tuesday, 13th June Ireland v Argentina Cournon 16.00hrs

Saturday, 17th June Ireland v Georgia Issoire 15.00hrs

Wednesday, 21st June Match Day 4 TBC

Sunday, 25th June Match Day 5 TBC

The Ireland U21 Squad was named last week – click here.

…Lining up the tactics…