Glamorgan Wanderers travel to the Gnoll for the second time in a month on Saturday
"We expect a backlash after putting them out of the cup but we need our heads to rule our hearts and blank out all the off the field nonsense," commented coach Richard Hodges on the challenge ahead.
"Currently top of the Principality Premiership, Neath will be concentrating on winning back the league title now after their exit from the cup."
The Wanderers will be looking to bounce back after the home defeat to Cross Keys with Dan Fish, Josh Navidi and Ieuan Davies involved with the Wales Under 20s Hodges shuffles his squad again.
Owen Marshall starts at 15 and Harry Trelawny returns as captain at scrum half in a back division that shows two changes from the side that beat Neath. In the pack a late decision will be made in the front row but Jim Richards returns at hooker on a ground that has many memories for him.
Lee Highgate, Ben Rose and Mazin Al-Azzawi continue in the back row and Mark O'Leary returns after intense physio treatment on his shoulder injury.
Glamorgan Wanderers 15. Owen Marshall 14. Steve Cullen 13. Simon Rosser 12. Charlie Johnson 11. Rory Budina 10. Scott Sneddon 9. Harry Trelawny; 1. Mark O'Leary 2. James Richards 3. Danny Douthwaite/ Ryan Beddows 4. Gareth Knight 5. John Barley 6. Lee Highgate 7. Ben Rose 8. Mazin Al-Azzawi
Replacements: 16. Ieuan Dobbs 17. Ryan Beddows / Danny Douthwaite 18. Richard Thomas 19. A.N.Other 20. Ross Wardle 22. Rhys Dyer 24. Ryan Healey
The WRU has teamed up with Crawshay's to tour Georgia in June. The side, which will be called the Crawshays WRU President's XV, will play Emerging Georgia twice, in a tour which supports the Welsh Government's efforts to grow relations between the two countries.
Wales Sevens are looking to re-group after a disappointing tournament last time out in South Africa. The next double leg in New Zealand and Las Vegas offers Gareth Williams a chance to redeem themselves.
Wales Women's head coach Rhys Edwards was at Llandovery to see the conclusion of an entertaining Women's Regional championship where any one of three teams were in contention for title glory on the last day of action.
Christmas has come early at Glynneath rugby club, one of a number around Wales who have received an array of merchandise and equipment this December courtesy of the Welsh Rugby Union's £750,000 participation points scheme.
The WRU have been delivering on the scheme - which gives individual clubs access to up to £5,000 worth of supplies and equipment each for the 2014/2015 season - over the last two weeks and today (Friday) were received by a special guest in Glynneath, club president and pitch marker Max Boyce.