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European Problem Cup: London Irish v Edinburgh (Sat)

London Irish’s final sport was a 38-30 Premiership defeat by Wasps on Boxing Day
Venue: Brentford Group Stadium Date: Saturday, 15 January Kick-off: 15:15 GMT
Protection: Stay rating updates on BBC native radio and on the BBC Sport web site

London Irish make three adjustments to the group beaten by Wasps on Boxing Day for the European Problem Cup go to of Edinburgh on Saturday.

Winger Lucio Cinti Luna, second row George Nott and quantity eight Albert Tuisue will all begin on the Brentford Group Stadium.

Edinburgh convey 4 gamers into the facet that claimed a bonus-point win towards Cardiff final weekend.

Matt Currie, Adam McBurney, Boan Venter and Pierre Schoeman will all begin.

The Exiles high Pool C with seven factors from two matches, with Edinburgh in third place on 4 factors.

Winger Kyle Rowe begins for Irish towards his outdated membership, having made the transfer south in the summertime, whereas centre Matt Williams may come off the bench to make his fiftieth look for the membership.

Currie, 20, signed his first skilled contract with Edinburgh this week and makes his third begin of the season.

London Irish haven’t performed a aggressive fixture since Boxing Day because the Premiership fixture towards Tub on 3 January was known as off because of Covid, with the Exiles then awarded a four-point win.

London Irish: Lucio Cinti; Rowe, Rona, van Rensburg, Hassell-Collins, Jackson Phipps; Goodrick-Clarke, Creevy, Hoskins, Nott, Simmons, Rogerson (capt), Pearson Tuisue.

Replacements: Cornish, Dell, Chawatama, Coleman, Cracknell, White, Williams, Stokes.

Edinburgh: Immelman; Boffelli, Currie, Lang, Moyano, Kinghorn, Vellacott; Venter, McBurney, Nel, Hodgson, Gilchrist (capt) Haining, Ritchie, Bradbury.

Replacements: Harrison, Schoeman, Atalifo, Sykes, Boyle, Shiel, van der Walt, Dean.

Referee: Gianluca Gnecchi (Ita).

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