Having failed to make it to the Rugby World Cup semi-finals for the umpteenth time, Ireland will look to quickly forget the past and forge ahead while also looking to put their hands on silverware in 2020. With the annual 6 Nations tournament kicking off early in the year, The Irish side might have found the quickest way to atone for the 2019 RWC shortcomings while also building a team for the future. After the Six Nations Championship in February 2020, Ireland will embark on an Australian tour for the Summer Internationals before wrapping it up with the Autumn Internationals in November 2020. Below is a detailed list of all the games that Ireland Rugby will take part in and how to catch all the games on TV.

Six Nations Championship 2020

Ireland will take part in the annual 6 Nations tournament that has been scheduled to take place in February and March 2020. With 5 matches on the cards, Ireland will be at home against Scotland, Wales, and Italy while playing the remaining two fixtures against England and France away from home.

  • Ireland – Scotland Aviva Stadium, Dublin 1st Feb, 2020 (Kick-off16:45 GMT Live on ITV, FR2, Virgin Media, DMAX, and NBC
  • Ireland – Wales Aviva Stadium, Dublin 8th Feb, 2020 (Kick-off 14:15 GMT) Live on ITV, FR2, Virgin Media, DMAX, and NBC
  • England – Ireland Twickenham, London 23rd Feb, 2020 (Kick-off 15:00 GMT) Live on ITV, FR2, Virgin Media, DMAX, and NBC
  • Ireland – Italy Aviva Stadium, Dublin 7th Mar, 2020 (Kick-off 14:15 GMT) Live on ITV, FR2, Virgin Media, DMAX, and NBC
  • France – Ireland Stade de France, Paris 14th Mar, 2020 (Kick-off 20:00 GMT) Live on BBC, FR2, Virgin Media, DMAX, and NBC

(The officiating match referees for all games will be updated as soon as they are appointed)

Mid-year Internationals 2020

Ireland will tour Australia in the summer of 2020 for the mid-year test matches in the July international window in a double-header outing against the Wallabies.

  • Wallabies – Ireland Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane 4th Jul, 2020 (Kick-off TBC) Live on Network Ten, Fox Sports, and RTÉ
  • Wallabies – Ireland Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney 11th Jul, 2020 (Kick-off TBC) Live on Network Ten, Fox Sports, and RTÉ

(The officiating match referees for all games will be updated as soon as they are appointed)

Autumn Internationals 2020

Irish Rugby Union’s 2020 November Internationals fixtures will comprise of sumptuous matches against Australia, South Africa, and Japan. The actual kick-off times are yet to be confirmed but we will update you as soon as they are on this very page.

  • Ireland vs Australia Aviva Stadium, Dublin 7th Nov, 2020 (Kick-off TBC) Live on RTÉ, beIN Sports, and Fox Sports
  • Ireland vs South Africa Aviva Stadium, Dublin 14th Nov, 2020 (Kick-off TBC) Live on RTÉ, SuperSport and Fox Sports
  • Ireland vs Japan Aviva Stadium, Dublin 21st Nov, 2020 (Kick-off TBC) Live on RTÉ, Fox Sports (The officiating match referees for all games will be updated as soon as they are appointed)