The Official Online RBS 6 Nations Store is open. The store has everything you need to get behind your team during the RBS 6 Nations, plus the store is now fully stocked with a much wider range of rugby merchandise.
That would put 31-year-old Wallace and 26-year-old Trimble out of the rest of Ulster’s campaign even if they reach the play-offs.
However, there’s a sliver of silver lining for Declan Kidney that they should make a full recovery ahead of the first warm-up game in August.
Ireland who finished their 2011 RBS 6 Nations with a resounding defeat of England, face Scotland on August 6 before travelling to Bordeaux to face France eager to avenge their 25-22 defeat.
Both winger Trimble – who has won 32 caps – and versatile back Wallace – who has played 26 times for his country – featured in the 2011 Six Nations although the latter was mainly used as a replacement.
Each also played a part in Ireland’s disastrous 2007 World Cup when they failed to make it out of their group against France and Argentina.