A Josh van der Flier try has put Ireland back in their Six Nations game against France.

Ireland are back in the game following a try from back row Josh van der Flier.

Spilling out of an Irish maul he quickly made it over the line, taking the score to 22-12.

Heading into the last 10 minutes the scoreline stands at 27-21 with Ireland still very much in the game.


Who is Josh van der Flier?

Ireland back row, Josh van der Flier, also appears for Irish province Leinster.

Of Dutch descent, his paternal grandparents moved to the Emerald Isle in the 1950s.

He made his his Leinster debut in October 2014 after starting out at the club's academy.

Van der Flier made his Ireland debut against England in the 2016 Six Nations Championship at Twickenham.

He goes by the nickname, The Dutch Disciple.