Friday 20 October 2017

Leinster make changes for RaboDirect PRO12 trip to Treviso reporters

LEINSTER will make a number of changes from the team that defeated Glasgow for this weekend's RaboDirect PRO12 clash with Italian side Treviso.

The game presents an opportunity for several players, including Shane Jennings and Ian Madigan.

Leinster are also boosted by the return of Fergus McFadden on the right wing in a back three which also includes Fionn Carr and Luke Fitzgerald.

RDS try-scorers Gordon D'Arcy and Eoin O'Malley continue in the centre with Eoin Reddan partnering Madigan at half-back.

Isaac Boss is one of three Ireland internationals named amongst the replacements, which include Jamie Heaslip and Kevin McLaughlin as well as the likes of Brendan Macken and Jack McGrath, who have impressed in recent weeks with the British & Irish Cup team.

The game is in Stadio Comunale di Monigo, Treviso tomorrow at 2pm:

Leinster: 15: Luke Fitzgerald, 14: Fergus McFadden, 13: Eoin O'Malley, 12: Gordon D'Arcy, 11: Fionn Carr, 10: Ian Madigan, 9: Eoin Reddan, 1: Cian Healy, 2: Sean Cronin, 3: Jamie Hagan, 4: Damian Browne, 5: Devin Toner, 6: Rhys Ruddock, 7: Shane Jennings, 8: Leo Auva'a.

Replacements: 16: Aaron Dundon, 17: Jack McGrath, 18: Nathan White, 19: Kevin McLaughlin, 20: Jamie Heaslip, 21: Isaac Boss, 22: Noel Reid, 23: Brendan Macken.

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