Irish Rugby team arrive at Monaghan Rugby Club for an open training session

The Irish Rugby team have arrived at Monaghan Rugby Club for an open training session.

Over 3,000 thousand fans are set to descend on Rafeenan in Ballinode to watch their rugby heroes prepare for their next Six Nations fixture against France on Saturday the 25th of February.

Joe Schmidt’s team have been based in Monaghan for the past three days and held a closed training session yesterday at the Peace Link in Clones.

Chairman of Monaghan Rugby Club Sammy Mealiff says Irish rugby fans will have the chance to meet the team today.