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Scott LaValla’s Stade Francais takes on Leinster in the final of the Amlin Challenge Cup Friday at RDS Stadium in Dublin. In the United States, the final airs live on Fox Soccer Plus at 3pm ET.

The game, the secondary European Rugby Championship final (the Heineken Cup final airs live on Fox Soccer Plus 12pm ET on Saturday) is getting a lot of attention because it’s Irish flyhalf Jonny Sexton’s last in a Leinster jersey. But it’s not lost on the Irish media that LaValla is making his return to Dublin.

The Budd Bay (Olympia, Wash.) product played his college ball at Trinity College in Dublin, where he made quite an impact and. Check out this colorful Irish Times article talking about LaValla’s journey into a colorful Stade Francais jersey.