Ireland will play four warm-up matches next summer in preparation for Rugby World Cup 2019.
Ireland's warm-up matches include two home fixtures at the Aviva Stadium (as part of the 2019 Guinness Summer Series) against Italy on Saturday 10th August and Wales on Saturday 31st August.
Two away fixtures have also been scheduled – against England at Twickenham on Saturday 24th August and Wales at the Principality Stadium on Saturday 7th September.
- Ireland v Italy - Saturday 10th August 2019
- England v Ireland - Saturday 24th August 2019
- Wales v Ireland - Saturday 31st August 2019
- Ireland v Wales - Saturday 7th September 2019
- Ireland v Scotland - Sunday 22nd September 2019
- Japan v Ireland - Saturday 28th September 2019
- Ireland v Russia - Thursday 3rd October 2019
- Ireland v Samoa - Saturday 12th October 2019