Madigan given Ireland call up…
February 18, 2013 12:00 am client
Leinster’s Ian Madigan Ian Madigan has been called into the Ireland camp ahead of Sunday’s Six Nations clash in Scotland (KO: 2pm) in place of Connacht centre Dave McSharry who is still suffering from a niggling groin injury…
Meanwhile, following an MRI scan on Monday, it was confirmed to the Ireland medical team that back row Chris Henry suffered a cartilage tear to his right knee while playing last Friday. The injury will require surgery and will rule Henry out of playing for approximately four weeks.
Munster back row Tommy O’Donnell has been called into the squad as cover for this week after making an appearance for the O2 Ireland Wolfhounds at the end of January.
Ireland Squad (30):