Sat, 05 Dec 2020

Cian Healy will win his 100th cap for Ireland when they seek a bonus-point win over France on Saturday in their bid to win the Six Nations title.

The 33-year-old prop will become the sixth Irishman to reach the landmark, a remarkable achievement for Healy after suffering some serious injuries over the years.

Head coach Andy Farrell has made one enforced change to the starting line-up that thrashed Italy 50-17 last Saturday, bringing in centre Robbie Henshaw for the injured Garry Ringrose.

Teams:

Ireland

15 Jacob Stockdale; 14 Andrew Conway, 13 Robbie Henshaw, 12 Bundee Aki, 11 Hugo Keenan; 10 Johnny Sexton (captain), 9 Conor Murray; 8 CJ Stander, 7 Will Connors, 6 Caelan Doris; 5 James Ryan, 4 Tadhg Beirne; 3 Andrew Porter, 2 Rob Herring, 1 Cian Healy

Substitutes: 16 Dave Heffernan, 17 Ed Byrne, 18 Finlay Bealham, 19 Ultan Dillane, 20 Peter O'Mahony, 21 Jamison Gibson-Park, 22 Ross Byrne, 23 Chris Farrell

Coach: Andy Farrell (ENG)

France

TBA

Source: News24

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