Ireland tour - Twickenham, 5 September 2015, 14:30 local, 13:30 GMT
England (12) 21 - 13 (3) Ireland (FT)

Match coverage:  Report | Reaction

Summary

Time Score  
 

2 5 - 0

4 7 - 0

Ford - conversion

7 7 - 3

13 12 - 3

14

16

16

21

25

30

37

40

45

46 15 - 3

49 15 - 6

Sexton - penalty goal

52 15 - 11

53 15 - 13

Sexton - conversion

55

59

64

68

69

71

72 18 - 13

Farrell - penalty goal

76

77 21 - 13

Farrell - penalty goal

80

Timeline

Time England  Score  Ireland
0 start of first half start of first half
2 May - try 5 - 0
4 Ford - conversion 7 - 0
7 7 - 3 Sexton - penalty goal
12 Parling - sub off
Launchbury - sub on
13 Watson - try 12 - 3
16 Reddan - sub on
Murray - sub off
18 Launchbury - sub off
Parling - sub on
40+3 end of first half end of first half
40 start of second half start of second half
44 Launchbury - sub on
Parling - sub off
46 Ford - penalty goal 15 - 3
49 15 - 6 Sexton - penalty goal
52 15 - 11 O'Connell - try
53 15 - 13 Sexton - conversion
55 MWIWNA Vunipola - sub on
Marler - sub off
Morgan - sub off
VML Vunipola - sub on
59 Wigglesworth - sub on
BR Youngs - sub off
Farrell - sub on
Ford - sub off
George - sub on
TN Youngs - sub off
Burgess - sub on
Barritt - sub off
Ross - sub off
White - sub on
Madigan - sub on
Henshaw - sub off
Cave - sub on
Kearney - sub off
60 Strauss - sub on
Best - sub off
O'Brien - sub off
Henry - sub on
61 Brookes - sub on
Cole - sub off
65 Kearney - sub on
Sexton - sub off
Ryan - sub on
O'Connell - sub off
69 Zebo - sub off
Furlong - sub on
72 Farrell - penalty goal 18 - 13
73 McGrath - sub off
Ross - sub on
77 Farrell - penalty goal 21 - 13
80 end of second half
end of half
end of second half
end of half
0
80

Notes

 
Result England won by a margin of 8 points
 
Ground name Twickenham Stadium, London
Attendance 80138
 
Referee N Owens (Wales)
 
England Test debuts none
Ireland Test debuts none

Teams

England Ireland
Tries May (2), Watson (13) Tries O'Connell (52)
Cons Ford (4) Cons Sexton (53)
Pens Ford (46), Farrell (72, 77) Pens Sexton (7, 49)

Match stats

England   Ireland
2 Tries 1
1 from 2 Conversion goals 1 from 1
3 from 3 Penalty goals 2 from 2
80.0% Kick at goal success 100.0%
0 Dropped goals 0
Kick/pass/run
33 Kicks from hand 31
213 Passes 208
130 Runs 136
381 Metres run with ball 363
Attacking
50% (51%/48%) Possession (1H/2H) 50% (49%/52%)
55% (55%/55%) Territory (1H/2H) 45% (45%/45%)
9 Clean breaks 2
26 Defenders beaten 12
14 Offloads 3
100 from 103 (97.1%) Rucks won 108 from 112 (96.4%)
6 from 7 (85.7%) Mauls won 2 from 2 (100.0%)
16 Turnovers conceded 18
Defensive
155/12 Tackles made/missed 129/26
93.0% Tackling success rate 83.0%
Set pieces
3 won, 2 lost (60.0%) Scrums on own feed 7 won, 0 lost (100.0%)
14 won, 0 lost (100.0%) Lineouts on own throw 11 won, 1 lost (91.7%)
Discipline
6 Penalties conceded 5
0/0 Yellow/red cards 0/0

Eng stats

Pos   T/A Pts K/P/R MR CB DB OL TO Tack LO Pen Y/R
FB Brown 0/0 0 6/9/19 74 0 2 3 0 2/1 0/0 0 0/0
W Watson 1/0 5 1/0/8 51 3 4 0 1 5/1 0/0 0 0/0
C Joseph 0/0 0 2/14/7 25 0 2 1 1 7/2 0/0 0 0/0
C Barritt 0/0 0 0/7/6 5 0 0 0 1 7/0 0/0 0 0/0
W May 1/0 5 5/7/10 72 3 5 0 2 5/0 0/0 1 0/0
FH Ford 0/1 5 8/31/3 10 1 1 1 1 9/0 0/0 0 0/0
SH BR Youngs 0/1 0 6/67/7 21 0 1 1 0 3/0 1/0 0 0/0
P Marler 0/0 0 0/1/3 13 1 2 0 0 10/0 0/0 1 0/0
H TN Youngs 0/0 0 0/4/9 6 0 1 0 1 17/1 0/0 1 0/0
P Cole 0/0 0 0/2/4 0 0 0 1 1 8/1 0/0 0 0/0
L Parling 0/0 0 0/2/2 1 0 0 0 1 8/0 2/1 0 0/0
L Lawes 0/0 0 0/4/9 4 0 0 1 2 12/0 2/0 1 0/0
F Wood 0/0 0 0/3/6 30 1 2 0 2 17/1 5/0 2 0/0
F Robshaw 0/0 0 0/9/7 11 0 1 2 0 21/0 0/0 0 0/0
N8 Morgan 0/0 0 1/5/7 14 0 2 0 0 7/0 1/0 0 0/0
(H) George 0/0 0 0/1/2 0 0 0 0 0 3/0 0/0 0 0/0
(P) MWIWNA Vunipola 0/0 0 0/0/5 2 0 0 0 0 1/0 0/0 0 0/0
(P) Brookes 0/0 0 0/0/1 4 0 1 0 0 1/1 0/0 0 0/0
(L) Launchbury 0/0 0 0/3/4 11 0 0 0 1 3/0 2/0 0 0/0
(N8) VML Vunipola 0/0 0 0/3/5 9 0 1 0 0 2/0 0/0 0 0/0
(SH) Wigglesworth 0/0 0 2/26/0 0 0 0 0 0 3/1 0/0 0 0/0
(FH) Farrell 0/0 6 2/12/2 4 0 0 1 0 2/2 0/0 0 0/0
(C) Burgess 0/0 0 0/3/4 14 0 1 3 2 2/1 0/0 0 0/0
Key T/A Tries / Try Assists Pts Points scored
K/P/R Kick / Pass / Run MR Metres Run with ball
CB Clean Breaks DB Defenders Beaten OL OffLoads TO TurnOvers
Tack Tackles made / missed LO LineOuts won on throw / stolen on opp throw
Pen Penalties conceded Y/R Yellow / Red cards

Ire stats

Pos   T/A Pts K/P/R MR CB DB OL TO Tack LO Pen Y/R
FB Zebo 0/0 0 7/12/14 55 0 0 0 1 4/1 0/0 0 0/0
W Bowe 0/0 0 3/4/8 43 0 1 0 3 2/4 0/0 0 0/0
C Payne 0/0 0 1/8/6 16 0 1 0 2 12/2 0/0 0 0/0
C Henshaw 0/0 0 1/8/12 64 2 1 1 1 7/1 0/0 0 0/0
W Kearney 0/0 0 2/0/13 58 0 4 0 0 6/0 0/0 1 0/0
FH Sexton 0/0 8 6/34/6 33 0 1 0 0 7/1 0/0 0 0/0
SH Murray 0/0 0 3/10/0 0 0 0 0 0 4/0 0/0 0 0/0
P McGrath 0/0 0 0/1/11 2 0 0 0 0 16/1 0/0 0 0/0
H Best 0/0 0 0/1/8 16 0 0 0 0 8/2 0/0 0 0/0
P Ross 0/0 0 0/3/4 3 0 0 0 1 7/1 0/0 1 0/0
L Toner 0/0 0 0/5/2 0 0 0 0 1 5/3 3/0 0 0/0
L O'Connell 1/0 5 0/1/8 8 0 0 0 1 9/1 2/0 0 0/0
F O'Mahony 0/0 0 0/8/6 4 0 1 0 1 9/2 4/0 1 0/0
F O'Brien 0/0 0 0/4/15 13 0 1 0 3 13/0 0/0 0 0/0
N8 Heaslip 0/0 0 0/5/14 25 0 0 1 1 6/2 2/0 1 0/0
(H) Strauss 0/0 0 0/1/0 0 0 0 0 0 3/0 0/0 0 0/0
(FB) Furlong 0/0 0 0/0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0/2 0/0 0 0/0
(P) White 0/0 0 0/0/0 0 0 0 0 0 1/0 0/0 0 0/0
(L) Ryan 0/0 0 0/0/0 0 0 0 0 0 3/0 0/0 0 0/0
(F) Henry 0/0 0 0/1/0 0 0 0 0 0 2/0 0/0 0 0/0
(SH) Reddan 0/0 0 7/92/1 0 0 0 0 2 0/3 0/0 0 0/0
(W) Madigan 0/0 0 1/8/4 16 0 2 1 1 3/0 0/0 0 0/0
(C) Cave 0/0 0 0/2/4 7 0 0 0 0 2/0 0/0 1 0/0
Key T/A Tries / Try Assists Pts Points scored
K/P/R Kick / Pass / Run MR Metres Run with ball
CB Clean Breaks DB Defenders Beaten OL OffLoads TO TurnOvers
Tack Tackles made / missed LO LineOuts won on throw / stolen on opp throw
Pen Penalties conceded Y/R Yellow / Red cards

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