The Ireland U-20 team to face France in Dubarry Park has been named and sees the return of Stuart Olding and Conor Joyce from Rabbo Direct Pro 12 duty for Ulster.
Olding starts at full-back to partner duo David Panter and Rory Scholes who are named on the wing. Joyce has been named at blindside flanker the back row alongside Van Der Flier and Murphy.
Darragh Leader and Peadar Timmins will take their place on the bench.
Ireland U-20 team to play France:
Stuart Olding, David Panter, Tom Daly, Rory Scannell, Rory Scholes, Steve Crosbie, Peter Dooley, George McGuigan, Christopher Taylor, Gavin Thornbury, John Donnan, Conor Joyce, Josh Van Der Flier, Ryan Murphy
Replacements: John Andrew, Ryan Furniss, Adam Boland, Sean McCarthy Peadar Timmins, John Creighton, Mark Roche, Darragh Leader
Watch live coverage of Ireland U-20 v France U-20 on RTÉ Two on Friday, 8 March from 7.30pm.