As the Six Nations restarts, Fiona Coghlan, Bernard Jackman and Wes Liddy join Hugh Cahill to discuss the team named to face Italy and preview the match. 

The panel debate whether the IRFU should continue to ignore exiles for selection, while uncertainty surrounds Ireland Women ahead of World Cup qualifiers with Rugby Europe suspending a number of fixtures. 

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Follow Ireland v Italy (3.30pm Saturday) with our live blog on RTÉ Sport Online and the RTÉ News app or listen to live commentary on Saturday Sport on RTÉ Radio 1. Follow Ireland v Italy in the Women's Six Nations (6.30pm) live on RTÉ2 and on RTÉ Radio 1 Extra.