Former International Alison Miller says their confidence will have taken a knock.
Laois' former Irish International Alison Miller says Ireland's confidence will have taken a knock from the manner of the defeat to France.
Portlaoise's Emma Hooban came off the bench to cross the whitewash in the 56-15 defeat.
Ireland now turn their attention to a meeting with Italy next weekend in a third-place playoff.
Miller says the team have to maintain their belief: