Johnny Sexton, Seán O’Brien and Tadhg Furlong will start for the Lions when they face the Maori All Blacks on Saturday, with Jack McGrath named on the bench.

Munster Rugby’s Peter O’Mahony will captain the side, with his provincial teammate Conor Murray starting at scrum-half and Ulster Rugby’s Iain Henderson named on the bench.

This match will also see all four Leinster players come up against James Lowe who will join Leinster next season from the Chiefs.

After Saturday’s game the Lion have just one more game against the Chiefs on Tuesday before first Test against the All Blacks on Saturday, 24th June, at Eden Park.

British & Irish Lions

15. Leigh Halfpenny (Toulon/Wales)
14. Anthony Watson (Bath Rugby/England)
13. Jonathan Davies (Scarlets/Wales)
12. Ben Te’o (Worcester Warriors/England)
11. George North (Northampton Saints/Wales)
10. Johnny Sexton (Leinster/Ireland)
9. Conor Murray (Munster/Ireland)
1. Mako Vunipola (Saracens/England)
2. Jamie George (Saracens/England)
3. Tadhg Furlong (Leinster/Ireland)
4. Maro Itoje (Saracens/England)
5. George Kruis (Saracens/England)
6. Peter O’Mahony (Munster/Ireland)
7. Sean O’Brien (Leinster/Ireland)
8. Taulupe Faletau (Bath Rugby/Wales)


16. Ken Owens (Scarlets/Wales)
17. Jack McGrath (Leinster/Ireland)
18. Kyle Sinckler (Harlequins/England)
19. Iain Henderson (Ulster/Ireland)
20. Sam Warburton (Cardiff Blues/Wales)
21. Greig Laidlaw (Gloucester Rugby/Scotland)
22. Dan Biggar (Ospreys/Wales) [Late injury replacement for Owen Farrell]
23. Elliot Daly (Wasps/England)

Lions fixtures & results

13-7 win v NZ Provincial Barbarians, Toll Stadium, Whangarei (Saturday, 3rd June, KO 8.35am Irish/7.35pm New Zealand)

22-16 defeat v Auckland Blues, Eden Park, Auckland (Wednesday, 7th June, KO 8.35am/7.35pm)

12-3 win v Crusaders, AMI Stadium, Christchurch (Saturday, 10th June, KO 8.35am/7.35pm)

23-22 defeat v Highlanders, Forsyth Barr Stadium, Dunedin (Tuesday, 13th June, KO 8.35am/7.35pm)

v Maori All Blacks, Rotorua International Stadium (Saturday, 17th June, KO 8.35am/7.35pm)

v Chiefs, FMG Stadium Waikato, Hamilton (Tuesday, 20th June, KO 8.35am/7.35pm)

v All Blacks, Eden Park, Auckland (Saturday, 24th June, KO 8.35am/7.35pm)

v Hurricanes, Westpac Stadium, Wellington (Tuesday, 27th June, KO 8.35am/7.35pm)

v All Blacks, Westpac Stadium, Wellington (Saturday, 1st July, KO 8.35am/7.35pm)

v All Blacks, Eden Park, Auckland (Saturday, 8th July, KO 8.35am/7.35pm)