Mick McGrath is one of the latest players to make the step up from Ulster Bank League rugby to the professional game. The young Leinster winger has scored tries against Cardiff and Edinburgh so far this season.
Kevin McLaughlin was removed from the field of play with suspected concussion during Leinster's GUINNESS PRO12 draw with Benetton Treviso last Sunday. He is currently following the return-to-play protocols and will not be involved against the Ospreys this weekend.
Leinster come up against a Benetton Treviso team at a low ebb, lying bottom of the table and still winless after seven rounds, as the province look to pick up the points and draw closer to the GUINNESS PRO12's top four.
Leinster head coach Matt O'Connor has named his team to face Benetton Treviso in the GUINNESS PRO12 on Sunday (kick-off 3.30pm local time/2.30pm Irish time), with two changes from the round 7 win over Edinburgh.
As preparations continue ahead of their visit to Treviso in the GUINNESS PRO12 next Sunday, Leinster Rugby have confirmed that Jamie Hagan has joined the province on a three month short-term loan deal.
Leinster are up to eight points in Pool 2 of the European Champions Cup after Ian Madigan's haul of seven penalty goals saw them defeat Castres Olympique today. Check out some photos from the round 2 clash.
Leinster gave Castres a 14-0 head start when the sides met at Stade Pierre-Antoine last January. Matt O'Connor's men fought back to take a 29-22 victory that day and will be aiming for a similar outcome on Sunday afternoon.
Greene King IPA Championship newcomers Doncaster Knights are the only team to boast a perfect record - 10 points from a possible 10 - after the opening two weekends of action in the British & Irish Cup.