Five Nations - Lansdowne Road, 14 February 1959
Ireland (0) 0 - 3 (3) England (FT)

Notes

 
Result England won by a margin of 3 points
Five Nations points England 2, Ireland 0
 
Ground name Lansdowne Road, Dublin
Attendance 50000
 
Referee DG Walters (Wales)
 
Ireland Test debuts MG Culliton, JF Dooley
England Test debuts JEW Clements
 
Points scoring rules try 3, conversion 2, penalty goal 3, drop goal 3, goal from a mark 3