Published: 12:25 | 6/5/21

Munster ring the changes for Ulster tie


Munster head coach Johann van Graan has made eight changes to the team that started the victory over Leinster a fortnight ago for Friday's Rainbow Cup clash with Ulster at Thomond Park (LIVE on eir sport 1 from 7.45pm).

Among those drafted in are Dan Goggin at outside centre, who will make his first appearance since January after recovering from a hand injury, Rory Scannell, Andrew Conway and JJ Hanrahan.

John Ryan, Fineen Wycherley, Chris Cloete and Gavin Coombes are named in the pack, with Jean Kleyn, CJ Stander, Ben Healy and Damian de Allende included in a very strong bench.  

Munster will be looking to continue their strong start to the Rainbow Cup with victory over Ulster after registering a deserved 27-3 win over Leinster at the RDS in round one. 

Munster (v Ulster):

Mike Haley, Andrew Conway, Dan Goggin, Rory Scannell, Shane Daly, JJ Hanrahan, Conor Murray, Dave Kilcoyne, Niall Scannell, John Ryan, Fineen Wycherley, Tadhg Beirne, Peter O’Mahony (c), Chris Cloete, Gavin Coombes.

Replacements: Kevin O’Byrne, Jeremy Loughman, Roman Salanoa, Jean Kleyn, CJ Stander, Nick McCarthy, Ben Healy, Damian de Allende.

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