London Irish vs London Welsh Preview and Line Up Prediction: London Irish to Win at 1/100
London Irish and London Welsh will play their next match of the Aviva Premiership at the Madejski Stadium on Friday, 26th December.
The teams have played each other twice before, in April 2013 the Irish beat the Welsh 45 – 28 and in December 2012 the Welsh beat the Irish 15 – 9.
Last week the London Irish lost 48 – 16 to the Wasps and the week before they beat the Blues 34 – 23. At present the team is eleventh in the league with 12 points having won 2 games and lost 8.
The London Welsh lost 78 – 7 to the Saracens last week and the week before they lost 24 – 6 to Edinburgh. They are bottom of the league with just 1 point having lost every game so far.
London Irish: 15 Tom Homer, 14 Topsy Ojo, 13 Eoin Griffin, 12 Eamonn Sheridan, 11 Andrew Fenby, 10 Shane Geraghty, 9 Scott Steele, 8 Luke Narraway, 7 Blair Cowan, 6 Jebb Sinclair, 5 Sean Cox, 4 George Skivington (c) , 3 Geoff Cross, 2 David Paice, 1 Tom Court
London Welsh: Will Robinson, Seb Stegmann, Nic Reynolds, Olly Barkley, Elliot Kear, Piri Weepu, Rob Lewis, Ricky Reeves, Koree Britton, Taione Vea, Peter Browne, James Down, Lachlan McCaffrey, Carl Kirwan (C), Opeti Fonua.
BetFair Odds: 1/100 London Irish to Win, 20/1 for a Draw and 2/1 London Welsh to Win