Munster Name Team For Friday

All Black Christian Cullen will be at full-back for Munster on Friday night for the Magners League clash with the Border Reivers at Netherdale (7.30pm). Shaun Payne will operate on the right wing and in the absence of Trevor Halstead, Lifeimi and Barry Murphy will form the centre partnership.All Black Christian Cullen will be at full-back for Munster on Friday night for the Magners League clash with the Border Reivers at Netherdale (7.30pm).

Shaun Payne will operate on the right wing and in the absence of Trevor Halstead, Lifeimi and Barry Murphy will form the centre partnership.

Mick O’Driscoll returns from the international camp to take his place in the second row alongside Chris Wyatt but Jerry Flannery must content himself with a place on the bench as Frankie Sheahan not surprisingly retains the number 2 jersey.

Munster team:
15 Christian Cullen

14 Shaun Payne
13 Barry Murphy
12 Lifeimi Mafi
11 Ian Dowling

10 Jeremy Manning
9 Tomas O’Leary

1 Denis Hurley
2 Frank Sheahan
3 Federico Pucciariello
4 Mick O’Driscoll
5 Chris Wyatt
6 Alan Quinlan
7 Tim McGann
8 James Coughlan

Replacements:
16 Tony Buckley/Tim Ryan
17 Jerry Flannery
18 Donncha Ryan
19 Mark Melbourne
20 Brian O’Meara
21 Eoghan Hickey
22 Mossie Lawlor