Georgia have made six changes to their team for Sunday's Autumn Nations Cup encounter with Ireland at the Aviva Stadium (live on RTÉ One).
In the backline, Soso Matiashvili will wear the number 15 jersey, while Tamaz Mchedlidze will occpy the left wing position.
There are four changes in the pack.
Shalva Mamukashvili gets the nod to start at hooker, alongside Mikheil Nariashvili and Beka Gigashvili will start their third consecutive match as props at this tournament.
The second row has been fully refreshed. Nodar Cheishvili has recovered from and starts the game alongside Lasha Jaiani.
Tornike Jalagonia comes into the team at openside flanker, with Beka Saginadze, blindside, and no 8 completing the backrow.
Georgia: Soso Matiashvili, Akaki Tabutsadze, Giorgi Kveseladze, Merab Sharikadze (capt), Tamaz Mchedlidze, Tedo Abzhandadze, Vasil Lobzhanidze; Mikheil Nariashvili, Shalva Mamukashvili, Beka Gigashvili, Nodar Cheishvili, Lasha Jaiani, Beka Saginadze, Tornike Jalagonia, Beka Gorgadze.
Replacements: Giorgi Chkoidze, Lexo Kaulashvili, Giorgi Melikidze, Giorgi Javakhia, Mikheil Gachechiladze, Mikheil Alania, Demur Tapladze, David Niniashvili.
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