Leinster Rugby v Racing 92, Champions Cup Final 2018

Luke Mc Grath has been carrying an ankle injury since the semi-final win over Saracens

While in the frontrow Cedate Gomes Sa has got the nod at tighthead ahead of Ben Tameifuna, with the Paris club again opting for the greater mobility of Gomes Sa who started in their semi-final win over Munster. The Kiwi is not included in the matchday 23 at all.

Luke McGrath has won the battle to be fit, having sufficiently recovered from injury to takes his place in the side. Rory O'Loughlin, Joey Carbery and Jamison Gibson-Park are covering the backs. James Ryan and Devin Toner are in the second row with Scott Fardy, Dan Leavy and Jordi Murphy finishing out the pack.

With Fergus McFadden ruled out for the rest of the campaign, Jordan Larmour starts on the wing for the third time in Europe this season, while the partnership of Garry Ringrose and Robbie Henshaw continue in the centre.

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Three penalties from Sexton had helped Leo Cullen's men keep pace with Racing throughout the game's first 70 minutes, but as it hurtled towards its final stages it was New Zealander Isa Nacewa who made all the difference.

That lead lasted just over 10 minutes as Nacewa launched a Leinster attack down the left wing that led to a penalty for the Irish province.

In the pack Cian Healy and Tadhg Furlong are the props while Seán Cronin, winning his 50th European cap, is selected at hooker. Sean Cronin 3. Tadhg Furlong 4. Scott Fardy 7. Dan Leavy 8.

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