10 Dec, 12:23
Ireland's John Lacey will referee his first ever RBS 6 Nations match in February, while Alain Rolland is also included in the Elite Panel in what is his last season.
The selected squad includes nearly all the principals from Ireland's unbeaten November series and also includes the South African pair of Jean de Villiers and Wian du Preez.
MUNSTER Squad (v Ospreys) - Backs (11): Tomas O'Leary, Peter Stringer, Ronan O'Gara, Paul Warwick, Lifeimi Mafi, Jean de Villiers, Doug Howlett, Ian Dowling, Keith Earls, Denis Hurley, Felix Jones.
Forwards (14): Denis Fogarty, Damien Varley, Wian du Preez, Tony Buckley, John Hayes, Donncha O'Callaghan, Donnacha Ryan, Paul O'Connell, Mick O'Driscoll, Alan Quinlan, Niall Ronan, David Wallace, James Coughlan, Nick Williams.