The Birr man will be introduced for Carlow's Ed Byrne.
Peter O'Mahony has returned to a strong Munster team to face Leinster tomorrow in the Rainbow Cup
Joey Carberry, Conor Murray, Keith Earls all start for the game in Dublin
While Caelan Doris and Garry Ringrose return from injury in a youthful leinster team.
Harry Byrne will start at 10 while James Ryan makes his comeback form injury from the bench.
Offaly's Peter Dooley will also be sprung from the bench in the front row.