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Published: 11:09 | 13/4/16

Healy earns Ireland squad call-up

Connacht back rewarded for great form

Matt Healy has been rewarded for his recent great form for Connacht by being called up to the 24-hour Ireland training camp this Sunday.

The 27-year-old has been in outstanding form this season, topping the Guinness Pro12 charts with nine tries and excelled at full-back in last weekend's heart-breaking Challenge Cup quarter-final loss at Grenoble.

Healy will join fellow uncapped players Garry Ringrose, Luke McGrath - both of Leinster - and provincial team-mate Quinn Roux in the 45-man training squad.

Healy had been called up for a day to the Ireland squad during the final week of the disappointing Six Nations campaign and his retention for this has marked him down as being a contender for the summer's tour to South Africa.

Ireland One-Day National Camp

Finlay Bealham, Rory Best, Sean Cronin, Ultan Dillane, Keith Earls,Tadgh Furlong, Craig Gilroy, Matt Healy, Cian Healy, Jamie Heaslip, Iain Henderson, Robbie Henshaw, Rob Herring, Paddy Jackson, David Kearney, Rob Kearney, David Kilcoyne, Ian Madigan, Kieran Marmion, Luke Marshall, Stuart McCloskey, Fergus McFadden, Jack McGrath, Luke McGrath, Jordi Murphy, Conor Murray, Sean O'Brien, Tommy O'Donnell, Stuart Olding, Peter O'Mahony, Jared Payne, Eoin Reddan, Garry Ringrose, Mike Ross, Quinn Roux, Rhys Ruddock, Donnacha Ryan, Jonathan Sexton, CJ Stander, Richardt Strauss, Devin Toner, Andrew Trimble, Josh van der Flier, Simon Zebo.

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