Otherwise, Foley can call on five of the pack that started against the Cornish Pirates in last season's British & Irish Cup final.
There is a return to action for Declan Cusack who makes his seasonal debut at out-half alongside Conor Murray.
Promising lock Dave Foley will captain the team, with a back row of Billy Holland, Tommy O'Donnell and Peter O'Mahony being perhaps the strongest combination in the selected side.
Llanelli warmed up for this Pool B clash with a 23-13 away win over Glamorgan Wanderers last Sunday, despite the loss of winger Ryan Baylis who was yellow carded for a high tackle.
They are currently fifth in the Welsh Premiership table - a point ahead of Neath, whom Munster played last season, and nine point adrift of leaders Pontypridd who have the same points total as Swansea.
MUNSTER (v Llanelli): Sean Scanlon; AN Other, Ivan Dineen, Troy Smith, Simon Zebo; Declan Cusack, Conor Murray; Dave Ryan, Sean Henry, Darragh Hurley, Dave Foley (capt), Ian Nagle, Billy Holland, Tommy O'Donnell, Peter O'Mahony.
Replacements: Mike Sherry, Stephen Archer, David O'Callaghan, Paddy Butler, Paul Rowley, Gareth Quinn McDonogh, AN Other.