Joe Schmidt has now released the squad he will use to face France this weekend in the third round of this years Six Nations.
Ireland play France on Saturday in Dublin with Sexton back in action after injury; the French will have to put up with the renowned eccentric Ireland fans and an Irish side which looks to turn the tournament back around and take the title off England. Kick off is at 16.50 and you can catch the game on the BBC Sport website.
Here’s what this weeks Ireland side looks like, are there any shocks for Ireland fans?
Starting XV: Kearney; Earls, Ringrose, Henshaw, Zebo; Sexton, Murray; McGrath, Best, Furlong; D Ryan, Toner; Stander, O’Brien, Heaslip.
Replacements: N Scannell, Healy, J Ryan, Henderson, O’Mahony, Marmion, Jackson, Trimble.