Ulster’s Rob Herring to replace injured Seán Cronin in Ireland squad
Leinster hooker suffers recurrence of neck injury in training ahead of New Zealand quarter-final
Ulster hooker Rob Herring will replace the injured Seán Cronin in the Ireland squad. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho
The 29-year-old is set to be the second player to be called into the Irish squad during the World Cup, along with Jordi Murphy who replaced Leinster’s Jack Conan, who sustained a foot injury in training last month.