O'Connell to lead Munster for Magners League coronation

Paul O'Connell will lead Munster into the final game of the season in the Magners League clash with The Ospreys on Friday night in Thomond Park, after which they will receive the trophy that marks them out as champions.

Paul O'Connell will lead Munster into the final game of the season in the Magners League clash with The Ospreys on Friday night in Thomond Park, after which they will receive the trophy that marks them out as champions.

Ronan O'Gara, Keith Earls, Donncha O'Callaghan and David Wallace complete the set of five British & Irish Lions involved in the squad.

It will also be an evening on which Anthony Horgan, Frank Sheahan as a well as a last showing for Mike Prendergast, Kieran Lewis, Federico Pucciariello and John O'Sullivan will play their last games for the province.

MUNSTER (v The Ospreys): D Howlett; B Murphy; K Earls; I Dowling; L Mafi; K Lewis; A Horgan; P Warwick; R O'Gara; P Stringer; M Prendergast; F Pucciariello; Dave Ryan; D Fogarty; M Essex; F Sheahan; T Buckley; M O'Driscoll; J O'Sullivan; D O'Callaghan; P O'Connell (capt); Donnacha Ryan; D Wallace; N Ronan; D Leamy.

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