Fiona Coghlan, Jonny Holland and Wes Liddy join Hugh Cahill to preview Ireland's opening Autumn Nations Cup clash with Wales at the Aviva, while Johnny Sexton gives his thoughts on the tournament. 

The panel also discuss the impact of the lockdown on the AIL and the fallout from the latest Bledisloe Cup match with both Australia and New Zealand having players sent off. 

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Follow Ireland v Wales on Friday (kick-off 7pm) via the liveblog on RTÉ.ie/Sport and the News Now App,  live coverage on RTÉ2 or listen to live match commentary on RTÉ Radio 1.