Leo Cullen has issued a squad injury update following Leinster Rugby’s pre-season schedule, with 10 days to go until the province’s Guinness PRO14 campaign kicks off away to Benetton Rugby (Sunday, 28 September, KO 5.15pm Irish/6.15pm local).

Ciarán Frawley picked up an ankle ligament injury in the win against Northampton Saints and had a procedure this week. He will be out of action for six to eight weeks.

Barry Daly picked up a knee ligament and cartilage injury during training. He had a procedure this week and will be out of action for up to five months.