The defending champions have an injury-free squad and with a close game looking likely, the precision kicking of Jonathan Sexton could be the difference.
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The Scottish side’s run to the Heineken Cup semi-finals has been remarkable but they will go down by 13 points or more at 7/4 in Dublin, says Ciaran McMahon.
Flanker David Denton reckons he can outshine opposite number Stephen Ferris and help guide 2/1 shots Edinburgh to the Heineken Cup final.
Both teams are available at odds of 3/2 to lift the trophy and 9/10 to make the final ahead of their last-four showdown in Bordeaux this weekend.