Diack in squad to face Argentina

Published Thursday, 05 June 2014
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The team for Ireland's first test against Argentina this weekend has named.

Diack in squad to face Argentina
Robbie Diack will feature during the South American tour. (© Presseye)

The one new cap in the starting line-up is Ulster's Robbie Diack, who will be lining out at blindside flanker in Resistencia on Saturday evening.

Hooker Rory Best and Mike Ross are in the front row alongside Jack McGrath.

Iain Henderson, who is the youngest member of the matchday squad, will partner captain Paul O'Connell in the second row, as O'Connell plays his 100th test match.

Ulster team mates Robbie Diack and Chris Henry make up the back row with Leinster's Jordi Murphy.

Conor Murray and Jonathan Sexton start at half-back with Luke Marshall and Darren Cave in the centre and Simon Zebo, Andrew Trimble and Munster's Felix Jones will be the back three.

The game kicks off at 3.40pm local time, 7.40pm Irish time.

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