Wednesday 18 September 2019

As it happened: Joey Carbery injury overshadows Ireland's routine victory over Italy

Joey Carbery of Ireland is consoled by Andrew Conway after receiving an injury during the Guinness Summer Series 2019 match between Ireland and Italy at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin. Photo by David Fitzgerald/Sportsfile
Joey Carbery of Ireland is consoled by Andrew Conway after receiving an injury during the Guinness Summer Series 2019 match between Ireland and Italy at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin. Photo by David Fitzgerald/Sportsfile
Joey Carbery of Ireland, right, is congratulated by team-mates Jordi Murphy, Jordan Larmour and Andrew Conway after scoring his side's first try during the Guinness Summer Series 2019 match between Ireland and Italy at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin. Photo by Seb Daly/Sportsfile
A general view of Aviva Stadium ahead of the prior to the Guinness Summer Series 2019 match between Ireland and Italy at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin. Photo by Brendan Moran/Sportsfile
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