Andy Farrell’s Eire will tackle World champions South Africa this November because the Springboks play in Dublin for the primary time in 5 years as a part of the 2022 Autumn Nations Collection on the Aviva Stadium.

The 2 groups haven’t met since Eire posted a file 38-3 victory over South Africa in 2017, however the ‘Boks have since gone on to assert a 3rd Rugby World Cup title and a sequence win over the British & Irish Lions final summer season.

The opening Autumn Nations Collection conflict on the Aviva Stadium, on Saturday, November 5 (kick-off 5.30pm), would be the only assembly between the 2 sides earlier than they face each other on the Stade de France at subsequent 12 months’s Rugby World Cup.

Eire will then face Fiji within the second match of the Autumn Nations Collection on Saturday, November 12 (kick-off 1pm), earlier than going head-to-head with Australia in a mouth-watering encounter on Saturday, November 19 (kick-off 8pm).

Ticket and broadcast data for all three matches on the Aviva will observe within the coming weeks.

Fiji have been additionally final in Dublin in 2017 when Eire secured a hard-fought 23-20 win. Fiji certified for Rugby World Cup 2023 by ending third of their pool in Japan having pushed each Wales and Australia throughout that match.

Eire have been because of journey to Fiji in the summertime of 2021 however the Covid-19 pandemic made it unattainable to go ahead.

Eire’s final sport of the 2022 Autumn Nations Collection might be towards the Wallabies. The final fixture between the 2 nations was again in 2018 as Eire clinched the three Check sequence with a 20-16 triumph in Sydney.

2016 is the final time Australia have been in Dublin as Eire held on to file a 27-24 success.


Tickets for the Autumn Nations Collection will go on sale in July following the traditional distribution to rugby golf equipment.

Members of the Irish Rugby Supporters Membership can have a precedence window ahead of any normal sale. Particulars of the ticket sale might be introduced in the end. The Supporters Membership is now open for renewals and new memberships  – click on right here.

2022 Autumn Nations Collection

IRELAND v South Africa, Aviva Stadium
Saturday, November 5, kick-off 5.30pm

IRELAND v Fiji, Aviva Stadium
Saturday, November 12, kick-off 1pm

IRELAND v Australia, Aviva Stadium
Saturday, November 19, kick-off 8pm


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