Munster name unchanged side for PRO12 Final

There are also no changes to the Scarlets team for Saturday's game

BY Daniel Kelly 12:14 Friday 26 May 2017, 12:14 26 May 2017

Munster's Conor Murray with make his 100th appearance for the province. Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Morgan Treacy

Munster have named the same starting 15 for Saturday's PRO12 Final against Scarlets, from the one that defeated Ospreys last weekend.

Conor Murray is set to make his 100th appearance for the province. The scrum-half made his provincial debut in April 2010.

Donnacha Ryan and Francis Saili both start their final games for the province. Jean Deysel, who also leaves the province at the end of the season, starts from the bench.

Scarlets also name an unchanged team from the one that defeated Leinster last weekend. Steff Evans starts for the Welsh side after having his red card rescinded from last weekend's win.

There is no place in the squad for Lions hooker Ken Owens who is still recovering from injury. John Barclay keeps his place as Scarlets captain.

Munster are looking to win their fourth PRO12 title, while Scarlets are looking to win their second league title and first since 2004.

Munster team and replacements to face Scarlets:

(15-9): Simon Zebo, Andrew Conway, Francis Saili, Rory Scannell, Keith Earls, Tyler Bleyendaal, Conor Murray.

(1-8): Dave Kilcoyne, Niall Scannell, John Ryan, Donnacha Ryan, Billy Holland, Peter O’Mahony (capt), Tommy O’Donnell, CJ Stander. 

(16-23): Rhys Marshall, Brian Scott, Stephen Archer, Jean Deysel, Jack O’Donoghue, Duncan Williams, Ian Keatley, Jaco Taute.

Scarlets team and replacements to face Munster:

(15-9): Johnny Mcnicholl, Liam Williams, Jonathan Davies, Scott Williams, Steff Evans, Rhys Patchell, Gareth Davies.

(1-8): Rob Evans, Ryan Elias, Samson Lee, Lewis Rawlins, Tadhg Beirne, Aaron Shingler, James Davies, John Barclay (capt).

(16-23): Emyr Phillips, Wyn Jones, Werner Kruger, David Bulbring, Will Boyde, Jonathan Evans, Hadleigh Parkes, DTH van der Merwe.

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