Connacht’s Bundee Aki: switches to outside centre for clash with Zebre. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Zebre v Connacht. Stadio Lanfranchi, 5:05pm (Irish time) There is a touch of second season syndrome affecting last season’s champions Connacht. While(...)

Ireland outhalf Paddy Jackson returns to partner Paul Marshall  who is at  scrumhalf. Photograph: Inpho

Ulster send as strong a team as they can muster today to meet Zebre, the weaker of the two Italian sides in the league. Like his counterparts in Leins(...)