The Ireland Under-18 Club Team to face Germany Under-18 in SC Berliner on Saturday (KO: 2pm local time/1pm Irish time) has been named…

Three players who played in last year’s FIRA-AER Under-18 European Championship final against France, have been named.

They are lock and captain Eoghan Masterson (Portlaoise), centre Thomas Daly (Co. Carlow) and flanker Akhlaque Khan (Navan).

IRELAND CLUB:

15: David Panter (St Paul’s Coll/London Irish – Exiles)
14: Tom Flynn (Epsom Coll/Cobham RFC – Exiles)
13: Conall Doherty (City of Derry – Ulster)
12: Thomas Daly (Co. Carlow – Leinster)
11: Conor Fitzgibbon (Buccaneers – Connacht)
10: Liam Bourke (Navan – Leinster)
9: Finbarr McGowan (Longford – Leinster)

1: Peter Dooley (Birr – Leinster)
2: George Mc Guigan (Gosforth Academy/Newcastle Falcolns – Exiles)
3: Ryan Furniss (Worcester Coll/Worcester Warriors – Exiles)
4: Sean O’Brien (Galwegians – Connacht)
5: Ultan Dillane (Tralee – Munster)
6: Conor Joyce (Solihull Sch/Leicester Tigers – Exiles)
7: Akhlaque Khan (Navan – Leinster)
8: Eoghan Masterson (Portlaoise – Leinster) CAPTAIN

REPLACEMENTS:

16: Jamie Dever (Westport – Connacht)
17: Josh O’Rourke (DLSP – Leinster)
18: Cillian Walsh (Killarney – Munster)
19: David O’Connell (Old Christians – Munster)
20: Cronan Gleeson (Nenagh – Munster)
21: Eoin Stynes (Co. Carlow – Leinster)
22: Kieran Butler (New Ross – Leinster)
23: Adam Byrne (Naas – Leinster)

Ireland Management Team:

Willie Gribben – Manager
Greg Lynch – Head Coach
Jimmy Duffy – Assistant Coach (Forwards)
Wayne Mitchell – Assistant Coach (Backs)
Joe McGinley – Conditioning Coach
Brett Igoe – Video Analyst
David Hanly – Physiotherapist
John Quinlan – Doctor
Tom Nyhan – Team Assistant