Ireland national rugby team has played each of the Rugby World Cup tournaments. The team has until now played in quarterfinals but require more efforts to progress to reach to reach to the semifinal tournament. Even Irish rugby team completed top of the pool for 2 times.
Ireland Rugby World Cup Guide, Fixtures, Group and Squad
Ireland rugby team is undoubtedly one among the favorite rugby teams for the upcoming Rugby World Cup. After entering in the field of rugby for many years, Ireland rugby players developed their ruthless and pragmatic efficient styles to become the second side in the rugby world.
Sun 22 Sep Ireland v Scotland (Yokohama)
Sat 28 Sep Japan v Ireland (Shizuoka)
Thu 3 Oct Ireland v Russia (Kobe)
Sat 12 Oct Ireland v Samoa (Fukuoka)
Stay tuned for RWC 2019 live stream link for all matches.
How They Qualified
Ireland rugby team is one among the 12 total automatic qualifying rugby teams for the 2019 Rugby World Cup Tournament.
RWC 2019 Players of Ireland
Jonathan Sexton is the prime player of Ireland playing at fly half and he has a strong halfback pair with another well-known Irish rugby player named Conor Murray. Moreover, you will find Tadhg Furlong, as the cornerstone of the Ireland rugby team.
The Coach of Ireland
Joe Schmidt is the present coach of Ireland rugby team. He saw the first-ever winning of Ireland against New Zealand in the year 2016 and a total of Six Nations Gland Slam during the year 2018. Even he found Ireland rugby team as winning championship titles during the years 2014 and 2015, which inspire him to be the coach of the present Ireland rugby team.
Major Work-ons of the Team
The rugby team of Ireland was remained unstuck against the rugby team of Australia based on a punishing defense as well as breakdown of thievery. As Ireland always acts as aggressors, they should never rattle when pressure applies on in any other way.
Ireland Rugby World Cup Warm-ups
Ireland will have its warm-up matches against Italy on August 10 at Aviva Stadium, on August 24 against England in Twickenham and on August 31 as well as on September 7 against Wales in Principality Stadium and Aviva Stadium respectively.
Ireland Rugby World Cup Group
Ireland rugby team in the World Cup 2019 will be in Group A with Samoa, Russia, Scotland and Japan.