Sunday, 18 November, 2018

O'Brien returns in Ireland side to face Pumas

Pablo Matera has won 55 caps since making his debut as a 19-year-old in 2013 Pablo Matera has won 55 caps since making his debut as a 19-year-old in 2013
Andrew Wong | 11 November, 2018, 01:51

Kieran Marmion gets the nod at scrum-half with Luke McGrath on the bench.

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt warned his side not to look forward to the world champion All Blacks next weekend, and the Pumas squeezed any lingering slumber out of the Irish with a combative effort that kept the match close for more than an hour.

Schmidt acknowledges too that Ledesma knows the Irish players better due to his experience of playing in the northern hemisphere and is not surprised the former hooker is making waves in the coaching arena.

"Don't get me wrong they've talked about the All-Blacks already in November camp when they got together for the United States of America week and they went away and those ten players stayed around that are going to be largely involved in that All-Black game".

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It almost came off when CJ Stander went over driven on by his fellow forwards but the video referee was unable to discern whether or not he had touched down. Sexton's conversion made it 25-17 and breathing room with 15 minutes to go. We want to win every game we can. Sexton converted for 12-11.

After Sanchez accepted another shot from distance through a softly-conceded penalty, Sexton nudged the hosts into a scarcely deserved lead after a first-half made even worse by the departure of the injury-prone O'Brien, his arm in a makeshift sling.

A thriller of a half ended with Sexton landing a long range penalty.

It was the Argentina fixture in November 2017 that O'Brien injured his shoulder, the beginning of an injury hell that saw him miss out on Ireland's Grandslam, Leinster's double and the series win in Australia.

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Nicolas Sanchez put the visitors ahead with a penalty just after the break before opposite number Johnny Sexton nudged the increasingly more composed Irish back in front 18-17 to set up a potentially thrilling final quarter.

Argentina, with a squad comprised nearly entirely of Jaguares players, began brightly as Sanchez slotted two penalties either side of Marmion's ninth-minute score. Both of their replacements — Dan Leavy and McGrath — had big impacts.

Ireland had a chance to right their wrongs a year ago against the Pumas when they came out victorious in a 28-19 scoreline but the wounds are still open from that day in 2015 and another victory would be sweet and all focus has to be on this weekend's tie as much as the All Blacks are looming.

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