COMPETITION: 6 Nations International Championship
  VENUE: Twickenham DATE: 6 March, 2004 SPECTATORS:
  REFEREE: Paul Honiss (New Zealand) HALFTIME:  
  TRIES: Dempsey TRIES: Dawson
  PENALTY GOALS: O'Gara (4) PENALTY GOALS: Grayson (2)
15 Girvan Dempsey (22) Leinster 15 Iain Balshaw (22) Bath RFC
14 Shane Horgan  Leinster 14 Josh Lewsey London Wasps RFC
13 Gordon D'Arcy  Leinster 13 Jason Robinson  Sale RFC
12 Brian O'Driscoll (Cap)  Leinster 12 Will Greenwood  Harlequins RFC
11 Tyrone Howe  Ulster 11 Ben Cohen Northampton RFC
10 Ronan O'Gara  Munster 10 Paul Grayson (21t) Northampton RFC
9 Peter Stringer  Munster 9 Matt Dawson  Northampton RFC
8 Anthony Foley  Munster 8 Lawrence Dallaglio (Cap) London Wasps RFC
7 Keith Gleeson  Leinster 7 Richard Hill Saracens RFC
6 Simon Easterby  Llanelly RFC, Wales 6 Joe Worsley (18) London Wasps RFC
5 Paul O'Connell  Munster 5 Ben Kay  Leicester RFC
4 Malcolm O'Kelly  Leinster 4 Steve Borthwick Bath RFC
3 John Hayes  Munster 3 Phil Vickery  Gloucester RFC
2 Shane Byrne  Leinster 2 Steve Thompson (16) Northampton RFC
1 Reggie Corrigan  Leinster 1 Trevor Woodman Gloucester RFC
16 Frankie Sheahan  Munster 16 Mark Regan (2) Leeds RFC
17 Simon Best  Ulster 17 Matt Stevens Bath RFC
18 Gary Longwell Ulster 18 Chris Jones (6) Sale RFC
19 Victor Costello  Leinster 19 Niel Back Leicester RFC
20 Guy Easterby  Rotherham RFC, England 20 Andy Gomarsall  Gloucester RFC
21 David Humphreys  Ulster 21 Olly Barkley (10t) Bath RFC
22 Kevin Maggs (15) Bath RFC, England 22 James Simpson-Daniel (15) Gloucester RFC
  COACH: Eddie O'Sullivan COACH: Clive Woodward
Ireland's amazing victory ended England's run of 22 wins in matches at Twickenham and undefeated over 7 years in this championship.
Veteran Jason Leonard (Age 35, 114 caps) was dropped from the squad that played Italy.
Matt Dawson (aged 31, 60 Caps) returned to the England starting lineup, as did veteren Niel Back (aged 35, 66 tests) to the reserve bench.
Lock Steve Borthwick returned after a 2 week suspension.
Experienced England locks Danny Grewcock and Simon Shaw were not selected because of injuries.
Veteran Longwell (aged 32, 26 caps) was recalled to the Irish squad. He replaced injured Donncha O'Callaghan.
O'Kelly was recalled to make his 62nd cap for Ireland, just one behind the legendary Willie John MacBride.
Greenwood played his 50th test for England.
Grayson scored his 400th international point for England.