Declan Kidney has made just one change to the Ireland side ahead of the crunch 6 Nations clash with France in Paris on Saturday (kick off 8pm).
Munster back Keith Earls comes in at outside centre for Fergus McFadden, who drops to the bench.
Earls was originally named in the Irish side to face Wales but had to withdraw for personal reasons.
David Kearney, who was named on the bench for the Welsh clash, drops out of the squad.
Ireland team to play France at the Stade De France on Saturday, 11 February at 8pm:
Starters: Kearney, Bowe, Earls, D’Arcy, Trimble, Sexton, Murray; Healy, Best, Ross, O’Callaghan, O’Connell, Ferris, O’Brien, Heaslip
Subs: Cronin, Court, Ryan, O’Mahony, Reddan, O’Gara, McFadden