Matt Mostyn has also been included in the squad, having recovered sufficiently from his ankle injury sustained in the previous clash between these two sides in November, while scoring a try.
There will also be a special offer family ticket for this Saturdays match. The ticket, at a cost of €25, covers admission for two adults and two children to the game. Normally tickets cost €15 each or alternatively €20 for the enclosed stand, while students and OAPs are €10, with children being admitted for €5.
Tickets are available from the Connacht Branch on (091) 561 568 or alternatively from www.ticketmaster.ie.
Connacht squad: Andrew Browne, Gavin Duffy, Peter Durcan, Andrew Farley, Adrian Flavin, John Fogarty, David Gannon, John Hearty, Ray Hogan, Chris Keane, Stephen Knoop, David McGowan, Mark McHugh, Conor McPhillips, Matt Mostyn, John Muldoon, Ray Ofisa, Colm Rigney, Daniel Riordan, David Slemen, Ryan Strudwick, Brett Sturgess, Michael Swift, Paul Warwick, Brett Wilkinson, Aidan Wynne, Darren Yapp.
Not considered due to injury: Keith Matthews (knee), Ronan Loughney (knee), Brendan O'Connor (arm), Ted Robinson (hamstring), Tom Tierney (ankle), Gavin Williams (hamstring).