Corey Reid dives over to score a try against Japan.

The Ireland U19 squad, sponsored by PwC, has been confirmed to play their French counterparts in Bordeaux today and Sunday.

Connacht sub-Academy player Sean Masterson and Connacht U19s man Corey Reid are both included after featured for the U19s against Japan last month.

Corinthians’ Masterson, who made his Ireland U20 debut against France in February started the clash against Japan while exciting Marist College centre/full-back Reid scored a try off the bench against the touring side.

The squad are coached by Kieran Campbell with Connacht Rugby Elite Players Development Officer Ambrose Conboy one of Campbell’s assistant coaches.

Ireland U19 Squad (sponsored by PwC)

Diarmuid Barron (Garryowen RFC)

Alexander Clarke (Ballymena Academy)

Jack Cooke (London Irish RFC)

Angus Curtis (Queen’s University RFC)

Matt Dalton (Belfast Royal Academy)

Jordan Duggan (Naas RFC)

Jack Dunne (St. Michael’s College)

James French (Bandon Grammar School)

Aaron Hall (Ballynahinch RFC)

James Hume (RBAI)

Mark Keane (Instonian’s RFC)

Max Kearney (Belvedere College)

James Kenny (Gonzaga College)

Michael Lowry (RBAI)

Sean Masterson (Corinthians RFC)

David McCarthy (Garryowen FC)

John McCusker (Rainey RFC)

James Newey (Bristol RFC)

Bryan O’Connor (Presentation Brothers Cork)

Jack O’Sullivan (Presentation Brothers Cork)

Hugh O’Sullivan (Belvedere College)

Tom O’Toole (Campbell College)

Corey Reid (Marist College)

Michael Silvester (Dublin University FC)

Peter Sullivan (St. Andrew’s College)

Conor Wharton (Leeds Beckett University)

Ireland U19 Team Management

Kieran Campbell – Head Coach

Hugh Hogan – Assistant Coach

Ambrose Conboy – Assistant Coach

Barney McGonigle – Team Manager

Ireland U19 Fixtures

Today

France v Ireland, Stade Jules Ladoumègue, Lormont, Bordeaux

Sunday, April 16

France v Ireland, Stade Robert Brettes, Merignac, Bordeaux

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