toby booth london irish

London Irish coach Toby Booth

London Irish has made one change from the side that beat Harlequins in the Aviva Premiership last week with Jonathan Joseph coming in on the wing in place of Adam Thompstone for this weekend’s Premiership fixture against Leeds Carnegie on Sunday (Kick off 3pm).London Irish head coach, Toby Booth said: “It was good to get back to winning ways last week but this Sunday’s fixture presents a fresh challenge. The boys have trained well and we know what is at stake. We’re at the business end of the season now and so we will be going all out to build momentum and come away from the game with a win.”

London Irish team to face Leeds 15. Tom Homer; 14. Topsy Ojo*; 13. Seilala Mapusua*; 12. Dan Bowden; 11. Jonathan Joseph; 10. Chris Malone; 9. Paul Hodgson*; 1. Clarke Dermody (captain)*; 2. James Buckland; 3. Faan Rautenbach*; 4. Nick Kennedy*; 5. Bob Casey*; 6. Jamie Gibson; 7. Steffon Armitage*; 8. George Stowers*

Replacements 16. Rob Herring; 17. Max Lahiff; 18. Paulica Ion*; 19. Kieran Roche; 20. Richard Thorpe; 21. Adam Thompstone; 22. Ryan Lamb; 23. Darren Allinson

* Denotes internationalHead Coach: Toby Booth; Attack Coach: Mike Catt; Defence Coach: Dave Ellis