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 Welsh Rugby Union is forming a new Youth Board with a brief to help keep more young people involved in the game during their late teenage years and beyond. The first task of the fifteen strong Board will be to analyse and consider the issues which lead to a number of youngsters drifting away from the sport between the ages of 16 and 21. To apply visit www.wru.wales/youthboard
The Foster's Challenge Cup will involve the 12 Principality Premiership sides and will run during European and British & Irish Cup weeks, providing vital fixtures for the participating clubs and an opportunity for upcoming players to step up to semi-professional rugby and make a claim for starting places within the Premiership squads.
Eighty schools and colleges in Wales now have a full time rugby officer as part of the WRU's school club hub scheme. All of the school club hub officers recently gathered at the National Centre of Excellence for various workshops.
With Liam Williams forced out of the World Cup through injury, lock Luke Charteris and Skills Coach Neil Jenkins say they have to put yesterday's defeat behind them as Wales now look ahead to another physical encounter against South Africa in the quarter-finals of the Rugby World Cup.
WRU Consultant Head of Physical Performance Paul Stridgeon praises the Physical Performance department for their work and dedication as he addresses the media ahead of Wales' Pool A clash against Australia
Twelve young people have been selected to follow a one year WRU Coach Core apprenticeship programme. Coach Core was set up by the Royal Foundation of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry as part of the Olympics legacy in 2012 and the Duke of Cambridge was on hand to meet the apprentices on their first day in the job. The programme has been funded by the Hunter Foundation.
The WRU has launched a campaign to create a long term legacy for Welsh club rugby by highlighting the advantages of volunteering. Rhian Edwards, a volunteer at Seven Sisters, has enjoyed many benefits of her volunteering at a grassroots rugby club including being part of the Rugby World Cup volunteer workforce after being nominated by the WRU - and the WRU is asking for more people to develop their 'Welsh rugby roots'.