Irish head coach, Gerry Davis, named two separate squads for last night’s tie and for another friendly clash with the Irish Colleges & Universities selection, at Jackman Park, in Limerick, on Tuesday night, May 9 (7.30p.m). He is building up to the UEFA Regions Cup finals, in Istanbul, in July.
The Munster/Connaught selection will represent the Republic of Ireland in Turkey and try to defend the trophy, which was claimed for the first time ever by a Leinster/Munster selection in 2015, in Dublin. The Irish face regional selections from Spain, the Czech Republic, and Russia, in their group games, which will be played in Istanbul from July 1.
The other group consists of the host nation, Turkey, Croatia, Ukraine, and Portugal. The group winners meet in the final on Sunday, July 9.
The Irish amateur squad for the May 9 friendly in Limerick is: