Five changes for Ulster

Ulster coach Brian McLaughlin has made five changes to his side to tackle Aironi in the Magner’s League at Viadana this Saturday.

Ulster coach Brian McLaughlin has made five changes to his side to tackle Aironi in the Magner’s League at Viadana this Saturday.

The main alterations come in the pack where prop Tom Court and back-rower Chris Henry start for the first time this season.

Nigel Brady assumes the hooker berth with Andi Kyriacou providing cover, while Robbie Diack, who was one of last week's replacements, starts at No 8.

Ireland international Paddy Wallace comes into the centre beside Darren Cave in the only difference to the backline.

ULSTER (v Aironi): Adam D'Arcy; Tommy Seymour, Darren Cave, Paddy Wallace, David McIlwaine; Niall O'Connor, Paul Marshall (1-8) Tom Court, Nigel Brady, Declan Fitzpatrick, Johann Muller (Captain), Tim Barker, Pedrie Wannenburg, Chris Henry, Robbie Diack.

Replacements: Andi Kyriacou, Bryan Young, Paddy McAllister, Ryan Caldwell, Willie Faloon, Ian Porter, Ian Whitten, Jamie Smith.

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