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Luke Fitzgerald Emerges As Doubt For Ireland’s Six Nations Opener

Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt has been given another injury headache, after utility back Luke Fitzgerald pulled up in yesterday’s training. The Leinster centre/winger was the one player who enhanced his reputation during Ireland’s World Cup quarter-final loss to Argentina, and his continued form with the¬†province indicated that he was likely to be in the Ireland 23 man match day …

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Toulon v Leinster: Starting XVs

Matt O’Connor has made 12 changes to the Leinster side who fell to the Dragons last week, with Mike McCarthy, Jimmy Gopperth, and Ben Te’o holding onto starting berths. Isaac Boss and Jimmy Gopperth get the nod at 9 and 10 respectively, while Fergus McFadden returns to the wing.   15. Rob Kearney 14. Fergus McFadden 13. Ben Te’o 12. …

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