Connacht announce squad to face Ulster

Connacht have today announced the squad to face Magners League champions Ulster on St Stephen’s Day.

Connacht have today announced the squad to face Magners League champions Ulster on St Stephen’s Day.

The squad shows two changes from that which travelled to Montpellier last weekend, with John Hearty replacing Conor McPhillips, and Ray Ofisa coming in for Ryan Strudwick.

Tickets for Connacht’s New Years Eve clash with Munster at the Sportsground are now sold out.

After a frenzy of sales over the last few days, the Connacht Branch offices sold out yesterday morning, followed closely by Ticketmaster yesterday afternoon.

Michael Bradley will finalise the side before noon on Saturday morning.

Connacht squad (v Ulster):

Andrew Farley, Adrian Flavin, John Fogarty, David Gannon, John Hearty, Chris Keane, Stephen Knoop, Matt Lacey, Mark McHugh, Keith Matthews, John Muldoon, Ray Ofisa, Conor O’Loughlin, Colm Rigney, Daniel Riordan, Ted Robinson, Brett Sturgess, Michael Swift, Paul Warwick, Brett Wilkinson, Gavin Williams, Darren Yapp.

Not considered due to injury:

Ray Hogan (calf), Ronan Loughney (knee), Joe Merrigan (leg), Matt Mostyn (ankle).

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