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Ireland at the 2019 Rugby World Cup

Principality Atmosphere Always A Factor – Murphy

Ireland Rugby Kicking Session, Principality Stadium, Cardiff, Wales 30/8/2019 Jack Carty Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Dan Sheridan

The Ireland squad arrived in Cardiff on Friday evening having completed their Captain’s Run at the team base in Carton House. Friday evening offered Jack Carty and Will Addison the opportunity for  a short kicking practice in the iconic Principality Stadium.

Speaking after the practice, kicking coach Richie Murphy, said:

‘It can get a bit humid and the ball can get slippy. The grass is a bit damp this evening so it will be interesting to see what it is like tomorrow. It’s always a great occasion in Wales, we come her and we hear the crowd singing but we need to bounce back.’