CDRFC retain the same pack as last week who were outstanding as a unit against Banbridge. There are 2 changes in the back line, scrum half and Man of the Match last Saturday Jack Caithness continues his half back partnership with Andrew Semple. Ryan Campbell replaces the injured Adam Bratton in the centre.
Stephen Brennan continues on the right wing with recent signing and former Queens player Mark Robinson returns from injury to replace Simon Logue at full back. Logue is rested after breaking his nose last week. This will be Derry’s last fixture before playing Ballymena in the AIL at home on Saturday 11th January.
I enclose 1st XV Team Sheet attached. The 2nd XV also plays Rainey 2nd XV at home tomorrow 2.30pm Kick-off.
Cityof Derry RFC 2nd XV Team V Rainey; Nathan Deeney, Jason Mitchell, Michael Hanna, Manus McLaghlin, Gerard Doherty, Ross Scott, Jonny Lyons, Ryan Spratt, Scott Caithness, David Murdock, David Devine, Chris Killen , Connor Cummings, Michael Lyons, Neil Forrester.
The Youth Draw takes place after Saturdays Games. The Top Prize is a Weekend for 2 in Dublin with Accommodation + 2 Tickets for Ireland V Wales on Saturday 8th February 2014.
The Club Joker Draw will also take place again this Saturday with a Jackpot of £750
Boxing Day update, Tom Cameron who suffered an ankle 10 minutes into the Big Game had an operation this morning at Altnagevin to insert a plate and screws. Everyone at City of Derry RFC wish him a speedy recovery.