Ireland with a tetrad of changes for Scotland duel

Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt has unveiled a 23-man squad for their second Six Nations match against Scotland this weekend with only four changes to the side that lost 32-20 to England.

Rob Kearney returns at full-back for Robbie Henshaw who wouldn’t make it with a dead leg as Munster centre Chris Farrell who replaced Gary Ringrose is set to partner Bundee Aki in the centre.

In the pack Connacht lock Quinn Roux replaces the injured Devin Toner, with Ultan Dillan on the bench as Jack Conan comes in at number 8 in place of the injured CJ Stander.

Other positional changes see Sean O’Brien in the number 7 jersey for Josh van der Flier as he’s joined by Jordan Larmour providing back-three cover on the bench.

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