DAN LEAVY changed Jack Conan after 55 minutes of Leinster’s spectacular Champions Cup win over Glasgow Warriors.
And earlier than lengthy he discovered himself in an X-rated scenario that left the Irish flanker with a horrific eye damage.
The precise reason for Leavy’s inury stays unclear – successive stories on the sport didn’t even point out it.
Pictures taken earlier than the sport exhibits Leavy was carrying a lower in the identical area round his proper eye.
However issues clearly went from dangerous to worse after his introduction to this sport.
For it wasn’t lengthy earlier than the 23-year-old worldwide was trying much more battered and bruised.
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But at least Leavy could see the funny side…
He showed no signs on grief or bad feeling towards an opponent when photographed again during the second half of Sunday’s showdown.
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Other than Leavy re-opening his cut it was a great day for Leinster.
They secured top spot in their group and a home quarter-final by running in eight tries against bottom side Glasgow.
Leinster had the bonus point in the bag before half-time thanks to five scores and added three more after the break.
Isa Nacewa and Scott Fardy both crossed twice for the dominant Irish province who also enjoyed a Jonny Sexton try.
Nikola Matawalu scored two of Glasgow’s three tries but the Scottish side have lost all five of their games while Leinster have won all five of theirs.
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James Lowe marked his first European appearance by crossing the whitewash and then Matawalu showed impressive athleticism to touch down near the flag and reduce his side’s arrears to 31 points.
Fardy rumbled over again with three minutes remaining, replacement Ross Byrne kicking his third conversion, to add to the three two-pointers and penalty Sexton landed before being substituted.
Peter Horne and Brandon Thomson added the extras to two of Glasgow’s tries and Dave Rennie’s charges will conclude their hugely disappointing campaign at home to Exeter Chiefs next Saturday.