Munster Make Five Changes For Castres Clash

The Munster side has been named for Saturday’s Heineken Champions Cup clash against Castres Olympique at Thomond Park (8pm).
There are five changes to the side that secured a bonus-point win over Wasps in Coventry five days ago.
Ben Healy starts at out-half with Niall Scannell, John Ryan, Jean Kleyn and Jack O’Donoghue coming into the pack.
19-year-old Greencore Munster Rugby Academy full-back Patrick Campbell keeps his place in the starting XV with five players set for their European debuts off the bench.
Hooker Diarmuid Barron, prop Keynan Knox, out-half Jack Crowley and Academy back-row forward Alex Kendellen are all primed for their Champions Cup bows.
Jason Jenkins is named in a matchday squad for the first time and set for his Munster debut after joining the province last summer.
Munster: Patrick Campbell; Andrew Conway, Chris Farrell, Damian de Allende, Keith Earls; Ben Healy, Conor Murray; Dave Kilcoyne, Niall Scannell, John Ryan; Jean Kleyn, Tadhg Beirne; Peter O’Mahony (C), John Hodnett, Jack O’Donoghue.

 

Replacements: Diarmuid Barron, Josh Wycherley, Keynan Knox, Jason Jenkins, Jack O’Sullivan, Craig Casey, Jack Crowley, Alex Kendellen.

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