Live

Repeat: OTB AM

10:00 AM-12:00 PM

Repeat: OTB AM
Advertisement
Rugby

Robbie Henshaw to return to Ireland team training this week

Henshaw hasn't featured at club or international level yet this season.



Robbie Henshaw to return to Ir...
Rugby

Robbie Henshaw to return to Ireland team training this week

Robbie Henshaw will return to team training with Ireland this week ahead of Saturday's clash with New Zealand.ย 

The Leinster centre has been struggling with a foot injury and didn't feature in Saturday's win over Japan.

However, the latest squad update today stated that he will 'be re-integrated across the week as he completes his rehab programme.'

Henshaw hasn't featured at club or international level yet this season.

He did, however, start all three tests for the British and Irish Lions on their summer tour to South Africa.

Speaking last month, Leinster head coach Leo Cullen said his recovery was 'a little slower' than had originally been anticipated.

Elsewhere, Gavin Coombes has been ruled out with illness and won't be involved this week.

The good news for Andy Farrell is that there are no fresh injury concerns following the win over Japan on Saturday.

Ireland produced an encouraging display to run out 60-5 winners at the Aviva Stadium.

Their game against New Zealand will be before a full house at the Lansdowne Road venue on Saturday afternoon.

Kick-off is at 3.15pm.

New Zealand come to Dublin off the back of a 47-9 defeat of Italy last weekend.

Download the brand new OTB Sports App in the Play Store & App Store right now! We've got you covered!

Subscribe to OTB Sports's YouTube channel for more videos, like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for the latest sporting news and content.


Read more about

Andy Farrell Gavin Coombes Ireland Irish Rugby Leinster Munster New Zealand Robbie Henshaw

Live: Title

Description

Added to queue
Removed from queue

On Air

Share

Share

Next up in queue

Title
Description
Duration

There are currently no podcasts in the queue

Go to podcasts

On Air

Repeat: OTB AM

Repeat: OTB AM

10:00 AM-12:00 PM

Share

Up next

Highlights on Off The Ball

Highlights on Off The Ball

12:00 PM-01:00 PM

Share

OTB Gold

OTB Gold

01:00 PM-02:00 PM

Share

LIVE: The Snap - American Football

LIVE: The Snap - American Football

02:00 PM-03:00 PM

Share

Highlights on Off The Ball

Highlights on Off The Ball

03:00 PM-06:00 PM

Share

OTB Gold

OTB Gold

06:00 PM-07:00 PM

Share

LIVE: Newsround

LIVE: Newsround

07:00 PM-07:30 PM

Share

LIVE: John Giles

LIVE: John Giles

07:30 PM-08:00 PM

Share

LIVE: Off The Ball

LIVE: Off The Ball

08:00 PM-09:00 PM

Share

LIVE: The Football Show

LIVE: The Football Show

09:00 PM-10:00 PM

Share

Repeat: Off The Ball

Repeat: Off The Ball

10:00 PM-12:00 AM

Share

Repeat: OTB AM

Repeat: OTB AM

12:00 AM-02:00 AM

Share

Repeat: Off The Ball

Repeat: Off The Ball

02:00 AM-05:00 AM

Share

Repeat: OTB AM

Repeat: OTB AM

05:00 AM-07:00 AM

Share

OTB's Crappy Quiz

OTB's Crappy Quiz

07:00 AM-07:30 AM

Share

LIVE: OTB AM

LIVE: OTB AM

07:30 AM-10:00 AM

Share

Repeat: OTB AM

Repeat: OTB AM

10:00 AM-12:00 PM

Share

00:00:00 / 00:00:00

Share on