Paul McKenzie comes into the team on the left wing toreplace the injured Tommy Bowe. Flanker Brendan O' Connor returnsfrominjury to regain his place at the expense of Kevin McLaughlin.
Robbie Shawis promoted from the bench to the starting scrum half position withTomas O'Leary moving to the replacements panel. Glen Telford is injured and isreplaced by Breffne O' Donnell at inside centre with Greg Staffordcominginto the replacements.
Ireland U21. 15. Andrew Finn (Dolphin) 14. Richard Lane (UCC)13. John Hearty (Blackrock College)12. Breffne O'Donnell (UL Bohemians)11. Paul Mc Kenzie (Loughborough University)10. Gareth Steenson (QUB)