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#Team news

# team-news - Friday 30 December, 2016

Leinster back to full strength for Ulster but there's still no sign of Johnny Sexton

The New Year’s Eve clash is a sell-out at the RDS.

Munster make 11 changes for trip to Connacht as Saili makes first start of season

The Irish provinces meet in Galway tomorrow evening.

Trimble returns from injury and Pienaar starts at out-half for Ulster's trip to RDS

The Ireland winger is named in Les Kiss’ side for Saturday’s interpro.

# team-news - Friday 23 December, 2016

Saili in line to feature as Munster name side to face Leinster

James Cronin, Jean Kleyn and Ronan O’Mahony are all included in the province’s starting XV.

Leinster make 10 changes for Stephen's Day derby against Munster

Thomond Park clash is a sell-out.

# team-news - Friday 16 December, 2016

Ross Byrne to make first European start as Cullen names team for Northampton

Sean O’Brien has been passed fit and is set to start at the Aviva Stadium.

# team-news - Friday 9 December, 2016

Ulster name Best captain against imposing Clermont outfit

Paddy Jackson, Robbie Diack and Louis Ludik also come into the Ulster team.

Big names return for Munster ahead of Limerick clash with Tigers

Rassie Erasmus has made six changes to the XV that beat Glasgow last time out.

# team-news - Friday 2 December, 2016

Connacht hand Springbok Boshoff first start as Lam rings the changes for Treviso clash

The western province take on the Italian side at the Sportsground tomorrow.

Joey Carbery at 10 as Leinster look to bounce back against Dragons

The Athy man is the only international involved against Australia who will feature at the RDS tomorrow.

# team-news - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

Jose Mourinho names strong Man United side for League Cup quarter-final

Wayne Rooney and Henrikh Mkhitaryan both start for the Red Devils this evening.

# team-news - Sunday 27 November, 2016

In from the cold? Schweinsteiger makes United's bench for the first time this season

The German midfielder is included in the 18 for the first time this season, but Thursday’s Man of the Match fails to retain his starting place.

# team-news - Thursday 24 November, 2016

Man United's £30 million man makes his second competitive start tonight

Henrikh Mkhitaryan makes the starting XI for the first time since 10 September.

Earls, Ringrose and Henderson start as Schmidt names XV for Wallabies clash

CJ Stander and Rob Kearney have been passed fit to play on Saturday.

Australia coach Cheika brings back his big guns for Aviva showdown with Ireland

The Wallabies make seven changes for Saturday.

Newly-capped internationals Leavy, Tracy and McGrath boost Leinster for trip to Scarlets

Rory O’Loughlin also returns from injury and is set to start in Wales.

# team-news - Saturday 19 November, 2016

Rooney named on bench as Rashford starts as main striker against Arsenal

The striker is a substitute at Old Trafford as his younger team-mate is chosen to replace Zlatan Ibrahimovic.

# team-news - Thursday 17 November, 2016

O'Brien starts for Ireland as Schmidt names Henderson and Jackson on bench

Josh van der Flier has been edged out for the openside slot in Ireland’s XV.

# team-news - Saturday 12 November, 2016

Arter starts as Ireland name strongest available team for clash with Austria

The Boys in Green are in Vienna for their last game of 2016.

# team-news - Thursday 10 November, 2016

JOD, Ringrose and Holland start with five uncapped players on Ireland bench

Peter O’Mahony, Keith Earls, Paddy Jackson and Sean O’Brien all make their returns.

Tommy O'Donnell to captain Munster for the first time against Maori All Blacks

Rassie Erasmus has made four changes to his side.

12 changes to All Black side following Ireland defeat

New Zealand have named a much-changed team for their Test against Italy in Rome.

# team-news - Friday 4 November, 2016

Ireland 7s captain Daly to make Leinster debut against Zebre

Leo Cullen has made a host of changes for the visit to Italy.

# team-news - Thursday 3 November, 2016

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Wayne Rooney smashed home a late consolation, but Fenerbahce held on for all three points.

Kearney starts as Schmidt picks Murphy at openside for All Blacks clash

There may be debuts off the bench for Joey Carbery and Garry Ringrose.

Hansen shifts Kaino into second row as he names All Blacks team to face Ireland

Elsewhere, Scott Barrett could earn his first cap from the bench and Aaron Smith returns to the starting line-up following his disciplinary issues.

Ulster without Jackson, Cave and Wilson as Kiss names team for Edinburgh clash

Rob Lyttle, Brett Herron and Clive Ross have earned starts.

Bundee Aki returns to Connacht starting XV for Dragons clash

Pat Lam has made five changes for the game.

# team-news - Friday 28 October, 2016

Connacht welcome back O'Halloran for Leinster clash

Pat Lam makes three changes for tomorrow’s Pro12 meeting at the RDS.

Nacewa is the only back to retain his place as Leinster prepare for Connacht

Leo Cullen’s side hope to get back on track as they face the reigning PRO12 champions.

# team-news - Thursday 27 October, 2016

Zebo, Stander and Murray given the weekend off as Erasmus makes 5 changes for Ulster

The southern province travel to Belfast to face Ulster tomorrow evening.

# team-news - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

United pick strong side for tonight's Manchester Derby

Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Paul Pogba both start for the Red Devils.

# team-news - Friday 21 October, 2016

Stander to wear number 24 as Munster retire 8 jersey for tomorrow

Peter O’Mahony leads the team at Thomond Park tomorrow.

Piutau and Pienaar fit to start in Ulster's huge Exeter clash

The northern province must bounce back from last weekend’s defeat in Bordeaux.

# team-news - Thursday 20 October, 2016

Wayne Rooney recalled as Man United ring the changes for Europa League clash

The England international has been a substitute for the Red Devils’ last four matches.

# team-news - Friday 14 October, 2016

Ultan Dillane drops to the bench as Connacht announce side to face Toulouse

Pat Lam makes just one change to the XV who defeated Ulster seven days ago.

# team-news - Thursday 13 October, 2016

Wallabies star to make European debut for Leicester in Glasgow clash

Munster will be keeping a close eye on this one.

# team-news - Sunday 9 October, 2016

Wes Hoolahan and Glenn Whelan start in Ireland team to face Moldova

Martin O’Neill has made two enforced changes from Thursday’s win over Georgia.

# team-news - Friday 7 October, 2016

Robbie Henshaw to make Leinster debut against Munster

The former Connacht player starts at 12 for the Blues.

# team-news - Friday 30 September, 2016

Bowe set for 1st Ulster outing in 5 months against former club Ospreys

Craig Gilroy is back in the side alongside fullback Charles Piutau.