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.
The Munster squad flies out to Wales on Wednesday afternoon.
Jeremy Staunton (Garryowen); John Kelly (Cork Con), Mike Mullins (Young Munster), Jason Holland (Midleton), Anthony Horgan (Cork Con); Ronan O'Gara (Cork Con), Peter Stringer (Shannon); Peter Clohessy (Young Munster), Frank Sheahan (Cork Con), John Hayes (Shannon); Mick Galwey capt (Shannon), Mick O'Driscoll (Cork Con); Jim Williams (Cork Con), David Wallace (Garryowen), Anthony Foley (Shannon).
Replacements. Marcus Horan (Shannon), James Blaney (Shannon), Paul O'Connell (Young Munster), Alan Quinlan (Shannon), Mike Prendergast (Young Munster), Killian Keane (Garryowen), Colm McMahon (Shannon).
Not considered because of injury, Dominic Crotty. John O'Neill, Rob Henderson, John Fogarty.
Meanwhile, Leinster will name their side for Friday's Donnybrook clash with Newport at a Wednesday lunchtime press conference at Old Belvedre's ground Anglesea road. Coach Matt williams is hopeful that Brian O'Driscoll will be available for selection despite retiring injured in ireland's magnificent victory over England last Saturday.