Two changes for Munster

Munster coach Tony McGahan has made two personnel changes from the side that started against Scarlets, for his final Thomond Park game against Ulster on Saturday night (7.30pm).

Munster coach Tony McGahan has made two personnel changes from the side that started against Scarlets, for his final Thomond Park game against Ulster on Saturday night (7.30pm).

Ivan Dineen’s impressive form with in the British and Irish Cup has earned him a call up to the senior team where he will partner Lifeimi Mafi at centre.

Dineen’s inclusion sees Johne Murphy move to the right wing while the other change is in the front row where Wian du Preez replaces Dave Kilcoyne.

It will also be a last Thomond Park appearance for Lifeimi Mafi and Tomas O'Leary with both players playing elsewhere next season.

The prize for a Munster win is a trip to the Liberty a week from now for a semi-final clash with Ospreys.

Munster: F Jones; J Murphy, I Dineen, L Mafi, S Zebo; I Keatley, C Murray; W du Preez, M Sherry, BJ Botha; M O'Driscoll, P O'Connell; D Ryan, T O'Donnell, P O'Mahony.

Replacements: D Varley, D Kilcoyne, S Archer, D O'Callaghan, P Butler, T O'Leary, S Deasy, K Earls.

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