Denis Hickie and Geordan Murphy return to the Ireland side for the game against Argentina while there is a vacancy at hooker while Jerry Flannery and Rory Best recover from injury.
There are two vacancies left for the hooker positions in the starting side and also on the bench, as both Jerry Flannery
and Rory Best
are recovering from injuries they picked up. The final two spots will be named later in the week as soon as medical clearance for the players is confirmed.
Ireland: G Murphy; S Horgan; B O'Driscoll, G D'Arcy, D Hickie; R O'Gara, E Reddan; M Horan, AN Other, J Hayes; D O'Callaghan, P O'Connell; S Easterby, D Wallace, D Leamy.
Replacements: AN Other, S Best, M O'Kelly, N Best, I Boss, P Wallace, A Trimble.