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Ireland at the 2019 Rugby World Cup

Jonathan Sexton ‘Deeply Honoured’ To Captain Ireland

Ireland Rugby Captain's Run, Kobe Misaki Stadium, Japan 2/10/2019 Johnny Sexton Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Josh van der Flier

Captaining Ireland is something Jonathan Sexton has dreamed about since he first played mini rugby in Bective.

We spoke to him after Captain’s Run in Kobe Misati Stadium about what the role means for him, the leaders within the squad and the conditions inside the venue.