Junior World Championship: Ireland U20s face hosts England in Manchester final

Jacob Stockdale goes over for Ireland's first try against Argentina
Jacob Stockdale goes over for Ireland's first try against Argentina

Ireland coach Nigel Carolan has named an unchanged squad for the World Under-20 Championship final against England on Saturday evening (19:00 BST).

The Irish had beaten Wales, New Zealand, Georgia and Argentina on their way to the decider which will be played at the AJ Bell Stadium in Manchester.

England will aim for their third title in the last four world under-20 championships in the decider.

The hosts defeated South Africa 39-17 in the second semi-final.

Ireland: J Stockdale; M Byrne, S Daly, C O'Brien, H Keenan; J McPhillips, S Kerins; A Porter, A McBurney, B Betts; S O'Connor, J Ryan (capt); G Jones, D Aspil, M Deegan.

Replacements: V O'Brien, J Bollard, A Coyle, E Mintern, K Brown, N Saunders, B Connon, J O'Brien.

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