Ireland vs Italy preview: what time and where to watch?

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Ireland will restart their Six Nations campaign this afternoon against Italy at the Aviva Stadium.

Head coach Andy Farrell has picked a side that has a mix of a youth and experience.

Four uncapped players have been name in the squad, as Will Connors and Hugo Keenan start while Ed Byrne and Jamison Gibson-Park are on the bench.

Where can you watch the game?

The game will be broadcast on Virgin Media One with coverage starting at 2:30pm.

What time is the match on?

The game kicks off at 3:30pm at the Aviva Stadium.

Tadgh Beirne and James Ryan will play as the locks as Will Connors, Caelen Doris and CJ Stander fill out the back row.

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Johnny Sexton and Conor Murray make up the 9 and 10 axis, while Bundee Aki and Garry Ringose make up the centre partnership.

Jacob Stockdale will be playing at full back as Jordan Larmour has been ruled out for the remainder of the campaign with a shoulder injury.

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