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NZ vs Ireland Rugby Live test matches will be played on Saturday, July 9.

New Zealand are scheduled to host Ireland on Saturday, July 9. The match between the two huge nations will kick off at 8:05am UK time – 7pm local time. NZ vs Ireland Rugby will be broadcasted live on Sky Sports Main Event.

Ireland will be looking for their first-ever win over the All Blacks on New Zealand soil when they play at Eden Park this Saturday – the first of three Tests between the two sides.

Ireland have a decent recent record against New Zealand with wins in Chicago and Dublin, but will be looking to make history this July.

How to watch All Blacks vs Ireland FREE live stream

Date: Saturday, July 9
Venue: Forsyth Barr Stadium, Dunedin
Kick-off: 19:05 local (08:05 BST,07:05 GMT)
Referee: Karl Dickson (England)
Assistant Referees: Wayne Barnes (England), Jordan Way (Australian)
TMO: Marius van der Westhuizen (South Africa)

The great news for NZ vs Ireland Rugby fans in the UK is that this match is set to be shown absolutely FREE on Channel 4.

Coverage starts at 1.30pm ahead of the 2pm kick-off, and you can also watch online via Channel 4’s All4 streaming service.

If you are indeed watching online, you can do so on your laptop, or via apps for the likes of Android, iOS, PS4, Xbox, Roku, Amazon Fire.

New Zealand All Blacks vs Ireland Rugby 2022 Live streams and schedule

NZ vs Ireland Rugby All Blacks

What time does New Zealand vs Ireland kick off?

  • New Zealand are scheduled to host Ireland on Saturday, July 2.
  • The match between the two huge nations will kick off at 8:05am UK time – 7pm local time.
  • Eden Park in Auckland, New Zealand is the assigned arena for this eye-catching encounter which can hold around 50,000 fans.
  • Ireland ran out 29-20 winners when the sides met back in November 2021.

2022 New Zealand Steinlager Series Fixtures 

DATE AND TIME VENUE MATCHES
29 June 2022, 19:05 NZST FMG Stadium Waikato, Hamilton  Māori All Blacks vs Ireland 
2 July 2022, 19:05 NZST Eden Park, Auckland  New Zealand vs Ireland
9 July 2022, 19:05 NZST Forsyth Barr Stadium, Dunedin  Ireland vs All Blacks
12 July 2022, 19:05 NZST Sky Stadium, Wellington  Maori All Blacks vs Ireland 
16 July 2022, 19:05 NZST Sky Stadium, Wellington  New Zealand vs Ireland

New Zealand All Blacks and Ireland Squad

New Zealand: 15 Jordie Barrett, 14 Sevu Reece, 13 Rieko Ioane, 12 Quinn Tupaea, 11 Leicester Fainga’anuku, 10 Beauden Barrett, 9 Aaron Smith, 8 Ardie Savea, 7 Sam Cane (c), 6 Scott Barrett, 5 Samuel Whitelock, 4 Brodie Retallick, 3 Ofa Tu’ungafasi, 2 Codie Taylor, 1 George Bower
Replacements: 16 Samisoni Taukei’aho, 17 Karl Tu’inukuafe, 18 Angus Ta’avao, 19 Pita Gus Sowakula, 20 Dalton Papalii, 21 Finlay Christie, 22 Richie Mo’unga, 23 Braydon Ennor

Ireland: 15 Hugo Keenan, 14 Keith Earls, 13 Garry Ringrose, 12 Robbie Henshaw, 11 James Lowe, 10 Johnny Sexton (c), 9 Jamison Gibson-Park, 8 Caelan Doris, 7 Josh van der Flier, 6 Peter O’Mahony, 5 James Ryan, 4 Tadhg Beirne, 3 Tadhg Furlong, 2 Dan Sheehan, 1 Andrew Porter
Replacements: 16 Dave Heffernan, 17 Finlay Bealham, 18 Cian Healy, 19 Kieran Treadwell, 20 Jack Conan, 21 Conor Murray, 22 Joey Carbery, 23 Bundee Aki

All Blacks v Ireland Rugby Previous results

2021: Ireland won 29-20 in Dublin
2019: New Zealand won 46-14 in Tokyo
2018: Ireland won 16-9 in Dublin
2016: New Zealand won 21-9 in Dublin
2016: Ireland won 40-29 in Chicago
2013: New Zealand won 24-22 in Dublin
2012: New Zealand won 60-0 in Hamilton
2012: New Zealand won 22-19 in Christchurch

NZ vs Ireland Latest odds

  • New Zealand to win 1/5
  • Draw 25/1
  • Ireland to win 7/2

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