Roux brings Connacht's Ireland contingent to six

22 May 2017

Roux brings Connacht's Ireland contingent to six

Quinn Roux has been added to the Ireland squad that will travel to the US and Japan for the June Summer Tour, bringing the Connacht contingent to six in the squad.

Connacht’s Dave Heffernan and John Cooney are two of eight uncapped players selected for the Summer Tour. Finlay Bealham, Kieran Marmion and Tiernan O’Halloran have also been included.

Ireland’s first game of the Summer Tour takes place against the US Eagles at the Red Bull Arena in New Jersey on Saturday 10th June.  The squad then flies to Japan for two Tests against the RWC19 hosts who have been drawn in Pool A alongside Ireland at the World Cup.  The first Test takes place at the Ecopa Stadium in Shizuoka on Saturday 17th June with the final Test of the tour being held at the Ajinomoto Stadium in Tokyo on Saturday 24th June.

Finlay Bealham(Buccaneers/Connacht)6 caps
Joey Carbery(Clontarf/Leinster)3 caps
Jack Conan(Old Belvedere/Leinster)1 cap
Andrew Conway(Garryowen/Munster)1 cap
John Cooney(Connacht)uncapped
Keith Earls(Young Munster/Munster)59 caps
Cian Healy(Clontarf/Leinster)67 caps
Dave Heffernan(Connacht/Buccaneers)uncapped
Paddy Jackson(Dungannon/Ulster)23 caps
Dave Kilcoyne(UL Bohemians/Munster)17 caps
Dan Leavy(UCD/Leinster)2 caps
Kieran Marmion(Corinthians/Connacht)13 caps
Luke Marshall(Ballymena/Ulster)9 caps
Luke McGrath(UCD/Leinster)2 caps
Tommy O'Donnell(UL Bohemians/Munster)12 caps
Jack O'Donoghue(UL Bohemians/Munster)1 cap
Tiernan O'Halloran(Buccaneers/Connacht)3 caps
Rory O'Loughlin(Old Belvedere/Leinster)uncapped
Andrew Porter(UCD/Leinster)uncapped
Garry Ringrose(UCD/Leinster)8 caps
Quinn Roux(Galwegians/Connacht)1 cap
Rhys Ruddock(St Mary's College/Leinster)13 caps
James Ryan(UCD/Leinster)uncapped
John Ryan(Cork Constitution/Munster)6 caps
Niall Scannell(Dolphin/Munster)4 caps
Rory Scannell(Dolphin/Munster)uncapped
Jacob Stockdale(Belfast Harlequins/Ulster)uncapped
Devin Toner(Lansdowne/Leinster)47 caps
James Tracey(UCD/Leinster)2 caps
Kieran Treadwell(Ballymena/Ulster)uncapped
Josh van der Flier(UCD/Leinster)7 caps
Simon Zebo(Cork Constitution/Munster)33 caps


Ireland Squad Summer Tour 2017 – USA & Japan Fixtures

Saturday 10th June, 2017, KO 17:00 (GMT 22:00)
Red Bull Arena, New Jersey, USA

Saturday 17th June, 2017 KO 14:00 (GMT 06:00)
Ecopa Stadium, Shizuoka, Japan

Saturday 24th June, 2017 KO 14:40 (GMT 06:40)
Ajinomoto Stadium, Tokyo, Japan