19 Jun, 06:50
A single point separated the sides as a hard-fought 5th-8th place play-off finished in France's favour at Stade Henri Desgrange on Tuesday night. Check out some photos from Ireland's fourth IRB Junior World Championsip match.
Up front Mike McCarthy comes into the second row for the injured Andrew Farley, while in the back row Matt Lacey starts at openside.
Connacht (v Beziers): M. McHugh; M. Mostyn, D. Yapp, T. Allnutt capt., C. McPhillips; E. Elwood, C. Keane; D. McFarland, B. Jackman, A. Clarke; M. McCarthy, D. Browne; M. Swift, M. Lacey, J. O'Sullivan. Replacements: J. Fogarty, F. Boiroux, J. Muldoon, T. Carter, M. Walls, D. Hewitt, T. Robinson.
Full Details at: UlsterRugby.ie
Meanwhile, Munster coach Alan Gaffney makes just one change from the side that started against Cardiff Blues, for his side's Heineken Cup opener against Bourgoin on Saturday (ko 6pm French time). John Kelly, forced out of that game through injury returns to the side at the expense of Mossie Lawlor. Good news for Munster is the return of Rob Henderson who is named on the bench as is Scottish international prop, Gordon McIlwham.
Munster: Jeremy Staunton; John Kelly, Mike Mullins, Jason Holland, Shaun Payne; Ronan O'Gara, Peter Stringer; Marcus Horan, Frank Sheahan, John Hayes; Paul O'Connell, Donncha O'Callaghan; Jim Williams capt, David Wallace, Anthony. Replacements: Gordon McIlwham, James Blaney, Stephen Keogh, David Pusey or Eddie Halvey, Eoin Reddan, Rob Hennderson, Mossie Lawlor.
Full Details at: MunsterRugby.ie