MCDERMOTT NAMED IN IREALND LINE UP

Former Great Britain forward Barrie McDermott will play for Ireland in their European Nations Cup group decider against Scotland in Navan.

Former Great Britain forward Barrie McDermott will play for Ireland in their European Nations Cup group decider against Scotland in Navan. The veteran Leeds prop missed Ireland’s opening match against Wales, because he was helping the Rhinos to victory in the Super League Grand Final, but will play in Friday’s fixture.