• The Ireland team named Thursday to play Samoa in a Rugby World Cup.
  • Jordan Larmour; Keith Earls, Robbie Henshaw, Bundee Aki, Jacob Stockdale.

FUKUOKA: The Ireland team named Thursday to play Samoa in a Rugby World Cup Pool A match in Fukuoka on Saturday:

Ireland (15-1)

Jordan Larmour; Keith Earls, Robbie Henshaw, Bundee Aki, Jacob Stockdale; Johnny Sexton, Conor Murray; CJ Stander, Josh van der Flier, Tadhg Beirne; James Ryan, Iain Henderson; Tadhg Furlong, Rory Best, Cian Healy.

Replacements: Niall Scannell, Dave Kilcoyne, Andrew Porter, Jean Kleyn, Peter O'Mahony, Luke McGrath, Joey Carbery, Andrew Conway.