Maddock to debut for Treviso against Leinster

Maori winger Joe Maddock will make his debut for Benetton Treviso against Leinster in the Magner's League at Stadio di Monigo on Saturday evening.

Maori winger Joe Maddock will make his debut for Benetton Treviso against Leinster in the Magner's League at Stadio di Monigo on Saturday evening.

With captain Antonio Pavanello still injured, the position will be taken by Leonardo Ghiraldini, former Italian captain during the last Six Nations campaign.

Ignacio Fernandez Rouyet, Lorenzo Cittadini and Valerio Bernabò will all start from the beginning, while the italian international Franco Sbaraglini will be on the bench for the first time since his long recovery.

BENETTON TREVISO (v Leinster):

15 Brendan Williams

14 Joseph Maddock

13 Tommaso Benvenuti

12 Alberto Sgarbi

11 Luke McLean

10 Kristopher Burton

9 Tobias Botes

8 Manoa Vosawai

7 Alessandro Zanni

6 Robert Barbieri

5 Corniel Van Zyl

4 Valerio Bernabò

3 Lorenzo Cittadini

2 Leonardo Ghiraldini (captain)

1 Ignacio Fernandez Rouyet

Replacements

16 Diego Vidal

17 Franco Sbaraglini

18 Pedro Di Santo

19 Enrico Pavanello

20 Paul Derbyshire

21 Ezio Galon

22 Fabio Semenzato

23 Simon Picone

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