Five Nations - Lansdowne Road, 7 March 1981, 15:00 local, 15:00 GMT
Ireland (6) 6 - 10 (4) England (FT)

Teams

Ireland England
Tries none Tries Dodge, Rose
Cons none Cons Rose
Drops Campbell, MacNeill Drops none

Notes

 
Result England won by a margin of 4 points
Five Nations points England 2, Ireland 0
 
Ground name Lansdowne Road, Dublin
 
Referee JP Bonnet (France)
 
Ireland Test debuts none
England Test debuts WMH Rose, GAF Sargent
 
Points scoring rules try 4, conversion 2, penalty goal 3, drop goal 3

Other scores

Five Nations
France 19 - 15 Wales Parc des Princes