Late change for Leinster sees Dan Leavy start

Jack Conan pulled out through injury

BY Simon Maguire 15:25 Friday 28 April 2017, 15:25 28 Apr 2017

Leinster's Dan Leavy. Image: ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

Leinster Head Coach Leo Cullen has been forced into one late change ahead of this evening's match against Glasgow Warriors.

Jack Conan was originally selected to start at number eight but had to pull out due to tightness in his calf.

Dan Leavy will take his place at the back of the scrum either side of Dominic Ryan and Josh van der Flier.

Ross Molony captains the side and is joined in the second row by Mick Kearney with Peter Dooley, James Tracy and the soon to be retired Mike Ross in the front row.

Nick McCarthy and Ross Byrne are the half-back pairing with Tom Daly and Rory O'Loughlin in the centre. 

Fergus McFadden and Adam Byrne are named on the wings with Zane Kirchner at full-back. 

Richardt Strauss, Jack McGrath, Michael Bent, Ian Nagle, Peadar Timmins, Jamison Gibson-Park, Joey Carbery and Noel Reid area all named on the bench. 

Leinster team to play Glasgow:  

15. Zane Kirchner 
14. Adam Byrne 
13. Rory O'Loughlin 
12. Tom Daly 
11. Fergus McFadden 
10. Ross Byrne 
9. Nick McCarthy  

1. Peter Dooley 
2. James Tracy 
3. Mike Ross 
4. Ross Molony (c) 
5. Mick Kearney 
6. Dominic Ryan 
7. Josh van der Flier 
8. Dan Leavy 

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