The Ulster Rugby Medical Performance team has issued a squad update ahead of Sunday’s Heineken Champions Cup fixture against Northampton Saints at cinch Stadium.
John Cooney sustained a calf injury in last weekend’s United Rugby Championship game against Munster at Thomond Park. He is unavailable for selection for Sunday’s match against Northampton Saints.
He joins the following players on the current injury list:
Will Addison (lower leg) Iain Henderson (ankle) Stuart McCloskey (hamstring) Tom Stewart (foot) Jacob Stockdale (ankle) Cormac Izuchukwu (knee) Jordi Murphy (knee) Matty Rea (hamstring) Luke Marshall (knee)
Robert Baloucoune and Bradley Roberts have now returned to training.
Squad updates in association with The Ulster Independent Clinic.