18 May, 12:24
The news today that Ronan O'Gara's long and distinguished playing time is over, brings to a close what was by any standards, a remarkable career.
And despite media reports of the severity of Coughlan's injury, the Dolphin No. 8 is not expected to know his fate until he sees a specialist tomorrow.
Simon Zebo is expected to be named in the squad as is Niall Ronan who came through the A game on Friday, having played for 50 minutes, unscathed.
Prop John Ryan returned from his successful stint with London Irish and resumed training today with a view to being involved in the A game (Garryowen FC) on Thursday.