Medial Ligament Strain Rules Luke Fitzgerald Out Of Six Nations

Written 3 years ago by Midlands Sport

Luke Fitzgerald will miss Ireland’s RBS Six Nations campaign through injury.

It’s been confirmed this lunchtime that the Leinster back has a medial ligament strain which will sideline him for up to eight-weeks.

Head-coach Joe Schmidt has not yet called up a replacement for Fitzgerald.

Meanwhile former Ireland and Buccaneers coach Eddie O’Sullivan believes Ireland’s pack might be at a disadvantage in Sunday’s game against Wales: