((Live Sport<))*!!Ireland vs England Live!Six Nations Rugby 2023
Ireland v England will see the hosts battling to win their first Grand Slam since 2018 on Super Saturday.
Andy Farrell is gunning for his first Six Nations title in charge and all he has to do is overcome England – and son Owen Farrell – to get his hands on the trophy.
Ireland have had an impressive tournament, their best match coming in the win over France as the world’s top two teams battled it out. They are outstanding in both attack and defence and England will have to be near-perfect if they are to defeat the Irish.
How can Ireland win the Six Nations?
If Ireland win they win the Grand Slam
If Ireland draw they win the Six Nations
If Ireland lose but pick up a try bonus point and a losing bonus point they will win the Six Nations title
If Ireland lose but pick up a losing bonus point (lose by no more than seven points) or try bonus point and stay ahead of France, presuming they win with a try bonus, on points difference (currently +20)
If Ireland lose without any bonus points and France win but fail to pick up a bonus point or close the points difference game
France draw with or lose to Wales
What are the line-ups?
Ireland: Hugo Keenan; Mack Hansen, Robbie Henshaw, Bundee Aki, James Lowe; Johnny Sexton (captain), Jamison Gibson-Park; Andrew Porter, Dan Sheehan, Tadhg Furlong, Ryan Baird, James Ryan, Peter O’Mahony, Josh van der Flier, Caelan Doris.
Replacements: Ronan Kelleher, Cian Healy, Tom O’Toole, Kieran Treadwell, Jack Conan, Conor Murray, Ross Byrne, Jimmy O’Brien.
England: Freddie Steward; Anthony Watson, Henry Slade, Manu Tuilagi, Henry Arundell; Owen Farrell (captain), Jack van Poortvliet; Ellis Genge, Jamie George, Kyle Sinckler, Maro Itoje, David Ribbans, Lewis Ludlam, Jack Willis, Alex Dombrandt.
Replacements: Jack Walker, Mako Vunipola, Dan Cole, Nick Isiekwe, Ben Curry, Alex Mitchell, Marcus Smith, Joe Marchant