South Africa vs Ireland: Stream FREE, TV channel, kick-off time for massive Rugby World Cup 2023 clash

SOUTH AFRICA take on Ireland this weekend in a huge Rugby World Cup clash.

The Springboks are one the favourites to win the entire tournament, as are Ireland, with the match-up expected to be a corker.

GettyIreland beat Tonga with each in their second World Cup game[/caption]

GettySouth Africa thrashed Romania at the World Cup last week[/caption]

Both sides are undefeated so far after two games each in France.

And a win here would go a long way in solidifying each team’s respective place in the knockout rounds.

Ireland are coming off the back of a thrashing of Tonga, while South Africa pulverised Romania 76-0.

When is South Africa vs Ireland?

South Africa’s clash with Ireland will take place on Saturday, September 23.The match will get underway from 8pm BST.South Africa vs Ireland will be held at the State de France in Paris.

What channel is it and can it be live streamed?

South Africa vs Ireland will be shown live on ITV 1 HD in the UK.You can live stream the action from the ITV X app, which is available for download onto your mobile or tablet device.

Can I watch for FREE?

Yes, you can watch the game for free on ITV 1, so long as you have a valid TV licence.

Team news

South Africa: Willemse; Arendse, Kriel, De Allende; Kolbe; Libbok, De Klerk; Kitshoff, Mbonambi, Malherbe; Etzebeth, Mostert; Kolisi (capt), Du Toit, Wiese.

Replacements: Fourie, Nche, Nyakane, Kleyn, Snyman, Van Staden, Smith, Reinach.

Ireland: Keenan; Hansen, Ringrose, Aki, Lowe; Sexton (capt), Gibson-Park; Porter, Kelleher, Furlong, Ryan, Beirne, O’Mahony, Van der Flier, Doris.

Replacements: Sheehan, Bealham, Kilcoyne, Henderson, Baird, Murray, Crowley, Henshaw.