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Ireland hopes to snatch Six Nations glory when they complete their campaign at home to Scotland. This will be the second of three matches taking place on the final day of the 2022 Six Nations Championship. Victory over Scotland would move Ireland to the top of the championship standings, but their title hopes would still rely on England upsetting France in the evening kick-off in Paris. Given that Ireland has a superior points difference to France, there are also scenarios where a draw – or even a defeat with two losing bonus points – would be sufficient for Ireland. Iain Henderson, Jack Conan, and Mack Hansen have been restored to starting XV as Ireland target a happy ending in Dublin. Ireland will know that the title could be theirs if France slips up in Paris, so expect them to come flying out of the gate. This could be a classic. If you want to streaming this Six nations Rugby match and other sports using VPN then follow below.
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Ireland vs Scotland takes place at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin on Super Saturday, March 19, 2022, with a 4:45 pm GMT kick-off time. Watch now free with BBC iPlayer with VPN from any location.
Six Nations Fixtures for Super Saturday 19 march
Wales vs Italy (2.15 p.m. GMT)
Ireland vs Scotland (4.45 p.m. GMT)
France vs England (8 p.m GMT)
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How to watch Ireland vs Scotland stream live?
In the UK: The entire Six Nations rugby will be shown on free-to-air TV — and that is great news wherever you are. The games are being split between BBC and ITV, but in the case of Ireland vs Scotland live stream, you will find it on ITV or ITV Hub, with kick-off set for 4.45 p.m. GMT. If you want to stream free from anywhere then you need to have ExpressVPN and connect to a server location in the UK/London then go BBC iPlayer or ITV Hub’ websites or apps and start tuning to watch.
In the US: Rugby fans can watch the Ireland vs Scotland live stream on Peacock, NBC’s streaming service. To tune in, you will need to be signed up for either a Premium subscription ($4.99/month) or Premium Plus ($9.99/month, which also gets rid of ads. The game starts at 12.45 a.m. ET / 9.45 a.m. PT.
Canadian rugby union fans can watch the Ireland vs Scotland live stream on DAZN.
In Australia, you can watch Ireland vs Scotland live stream on Stan Sport and enjoy all the Six Nations action from the other side of the globe.
Rugby fans in New Zealand can watch the Ireland vs Scotland live stream on Sky Sport. This costs $57.98 per month, or $31.99/month extra if you already have Sky but not Sport. Plus there is currently an offer that gives you your first month free when you sign up for a year.
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Watch Ireland vs Scotland Rugby Stream on RTÉ for free in Ireland. RTE is showing select 2022 Six Nations Championship games. You can securely stream the action by turning on your VPN and using the broadcaster’s free, on-demand streaming service, RTÉ Player. To watch live stream by your device like smartphones, laptop or Android/Apple TV from anywhere, get ExpressVPN and connect to server location in Ireland. Go to RTE’s websites, sign in and start streaming.
Changes made to both teams ahead of the match
- Mack Hansen returning on the wing in place of the injured Andrew Conway
- James Ryan is replaced by Iain Henderson
- Jack Conan makes way for Peter O’Mahony in the back row
- Finn Russell is replaced by Blair Kinghorn
- In the second row, Sam Skinner is replaced by Jonny Gray
Ireland: Hugo Keenan; Mack Hansen, Garry Ringrose, Bundee Aki, James Lowe; Johnny Sexton (captain), Jamison Gibson Park; Cian Healy, Dan Sheehan, Tadhg Furlong, Tadhg Beirne, Iain Henderson, Caelan Doris, Josh van der Flier, Jack Conan.
Scotland: Stuart Hogg (captain); Darcy Graham, Chris Harris, Sam Johnson, Kyle Steyn; Blair Kinghorn, Ali Price; Pierre Schoeman, George Turner, Zander Fagerson, Jonny Gray, Grant Gilchrist, Rory Darge, Hamish Watson, Matt Fagerson.
Where do teams stand in Guinness Six Nations 2022?
Position Team Pl W D L F A SD B Pts
1 France 4 4 0 0 116 60 56 2 18
2 Ireland 4 3 0 1 142 58 84 4 16
3 England 4 2 0 2 88 71 17 2 10
4 Scotland 4 2 0 2 87 95 -8 2 10
5 Wales 4 1 0 3 55 82 -27 2 6
6 Italy 4 0 0 4 38 160 -122 0 0
Ireland vs Scotland: History and Results
Ireland and Scotland have contested a total of 138 rugby test matches since their first meeting in 1877. Ireland has won 67 of those matches, whilst Scotland has won 66 matches. There have also been five drawn matches between the two nations. But Ireland has won 10 of the last 11 matches! Scotland’s only win over Ireland was in Dublin at Croke Park back in 2010.
Who will win?
The match will be a close one with both teams wanting to finish the campaign on a high. However, Ireland does go into this match as overwhelming favorites. Their only loss so far this tournament has come against the unbeaten French, in Paris. I predict that Ireland will win the match by 10 points. What do you think? Please share your thoughts in the comments below.