16 Sep

O’ Donnell and Foley to face Leinster

first_imgO’ Donnell is part of a back row with CJ Stander and Robin Copeland for the Aviva Stadium encounter, while Foley partners Paul O’ Connell in the second row with Cronin , Casey and Archer in the front row .Elsewhere, the half-back pairing are Ian Keatley and Conor Murray and Felix Jones is full back, with Conway and Zebo on the wings and Smith and Hurley in midfield.Anthony Foley has also named Peter O’Mahony and Damien Varley on the bench. Meanwhile, Leinster have made 3 changes from their win over the Cardiff Blues-  Jack Mc Grath and Mike Ross come into the front row, while Mike McCarthy replaces Kane Douglas in the second row.Munster XV v Leinster (Sat, Aviva, 6:30pm): Felix Jones (Capt.), Andrew Conway, Andrew Smith, Denis Hurley, Simon Zebo; Ian Keatley, Conor Murray; James Cronin, Duncan Casey, Stephen Archer; Dave Foley, Paul O’Connell; CJ Stander, Tommy O’Donnell, Robin Copeland.Replacements: Damien Varley, Dave Kilcoyne, BJ Botha, Billy Holland, Peter O’Mahony, Duncan Williams, JJ Hanrahan, Gerhard van den Heever.last_img

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