They are disappointed with the outcome and believe that Bundee’s time will be best served to help prepare the squad for its remaining RWC19 fixtures.
The Connacht centre was shown red for a high tackle during Ireland’s win over Samoa
on Saturday and will miss this weekend’s quarter-final against his native New Zealand and any potential semi-final or final as a result. His ban was reduced from six weeks to three weeks whoich is some conciliation to Connacht fans.
Sean Cronin Ruled Out – Rob Herring Joins Squad
Sean aggravated a pre-existing neck muscle complaint and has been ruled out of the remainder of RWC19.
Rob Herring has joined the Ireland squad in Tokyo.
Date of Birth: 27.04.90
Ireland Caps: 8
First Cap: v Argentina 14.06.2014
Ireland Points: 5 (1T)
RWC Appearances: n/a
RWC Points: n/a