Thursday 19 April 2018

Huge boost for Munster as Zebo and Conway return for Toulon challenge

12 March 2018; Simon Zebo during Munster Rugby squad training at the University of Limerick in Limerick. Photo by Diarmuid Greene/Sportsfile
12 March 2018; Simon Zebo during Munster Rugby squad training at the University of Limerick in Limerick. Photo by Diarmuid Greene/Sportsfile

Munster have been handed a boost for this weekend's Champions Cup quarter-final against Toulon after injury doubts Simon Zebo and Andrew Conway were named in the starting team for the Thomond Park clash.

The back three is completed by Alex Wootton on the left wing, while Sammy Arnold and Rory Scannell are again picked at centre.

Conor Murray and Ian Keatley are named at half back, while in the front row, John Ryan has to settled for a place on the bench behind Stephen Archer.

Peter O'Mahony captains the side, returning to the back row alongside CJ Stander after winning a Grand Slam with Ireland.

Munster:

15. Simon Zebo

14. Andrew Conway

13. Sammy Arnold

12. Rory Scannell

11. Alex Wootton

10. Ian Keatley

9. Conor Murray

1. Dave Kilcoyne

2. Rhys Marshall

3. Stephen Archer

4. Jean Kleyn

5. Billy Holland

6. Peter O'Mahony (C)

7. Jack O'Donoghue

8. CJ Stander

 

16. Niall Scannell

17. James Cronin

18. John Ryan

19. Gerbrandt Grobler

20. Robin Copeland

21. James Hart

22. JJ Hanrahan

23. Darren Sweetnam

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