Ireland’s O’Mahony replaces injured Conan for Pumas Test

Veteran Peter O’Mahony has been known as into the Eire beginning XV instead of the injured Jack Conan for his or her last November Check towards Argentina at Lansdowne Street on Sunday.


The 32-year-old O’Mahony will win his 79th cap as he slots in at flanker with Caelan Doris — man of the match in final weekend’s 29-20 win over New Zealand — transferring to Conan’s place of No8.

“Jack Conan has been dominated out of immediately’s recreation by damage, with Peter O’Mahony coming into the beginning XV at blindside flanker,” the Irish Rugby Soccer Union tweeted.


“Caelan Doris shifts to quantity eight and Ryan Baird has been known as as much as the bench.”

Eire — who will likely be captained by James Ryan within the absence of the injured Johnny Sexton — are bidding for an eighth successive Check victory towards a Pumas aspect who’ve but to beat the hosts in Dublin.

Groups (15-1)


Hugo Keenan; Robert Baloucoune, Garry Ringrose, Robbie Henshaw, James Lowe; Joey Carbery, Conor Murray; Caelan Doris; Josh van der Flier, Peter O’Mahony; James Ryan (capt), Iain Henderson; Tadhg Furlong, Ronan Kelleher, Andrew Porter

Replacements: Dan Sheehan, Cian Healy, Tom O’Toole, Tadhg Beirne, Ryan Baird, Craig Casey, Harry Byrne, Keith Earls

Coach: Andy Farrell (ENG)


Emiliano Boffelli; Mateo Carreras, Matias Moroni, Jeronimo de la Fuente, Lucio Cinti; Santiago Carreras, Tomas Cubelli; Pablo Matera; Marcos Kremer, Santiago Grondona; Tomas Lavanini, Guido Petti; Francisco Gomez Kodela, Julian Montoya (capt), Thomas Gallo

Replacements: Facundo Bosch, Ignacio Calles, Eduardo Bello, Lucas Paulos, Facundo Isa, Gonzalo Bertranou, Nicolas Sanchez, Facundo Cordero

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