Three changes to Limerick minor football team for Tipperary play-off

Jerome O'Connell

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Three changes to Limerick minor football team for Tipperary play-off

Limerick captain John Hayes

THERE are three changes to the Limerick minor football team for Wednesday’s play-off tie with Tipperary.

After last week’s loss to Clare, Limerick must beat Tipperary in Newcastle West to maintain an interest in the Munster MFC.

A win would see Limerick travel to Waterford on Wednesday April 25 but defeat ends the season for the Niall Crowley managed side.

Into the team come Luke Gammell at wing back and Dylan Moloney and Darren Kearns in the half forward line. All three were introduced in the 3-13 to 2-9 defeat to Clare in Ennis.

LIMERICK: Kevin Walsh (Ballysteen);  Michael O’Hanrahan (Monaleen), Craig Carew (Claughaun), Shane Bradshaw (Pallasgreen); Darragh O’Keeffe (Kilpeacon), Tim Lyons (Croom), Luke Gammell (Ballysteen); James Molyneaux (Dromcollogher-Broadford), John Hayes (St Kierans);  Brian Foley (Newcaslte West), Dylan Moloney (St Kierans), Darren Kearns (St Senans); Paul O’Shaughnessy (Ballysteen), Eoin Murphy (Fr Caseys), Patrick Gallagher (Rathkeale). Subs: Ronan McElligott (Mungret St Pauls), Ruadhan O’Connor (Newcastle West), Ryan O’Connell (Fr Caseys), Luke Scannell (Fr Caseys), Padraig Mulcahy (Bruff), Andrew McMahon (St Patricks), Keith O’Kelly (Granagh-Ballingarry), Luke Gleeson (Newcastle West), Kevin Guina (St Kierans). Extended panel: Brian Howard (Ballylanders), John O’Connor (Na Piarsaigh), Caolan Madden (Monaleen), Michael Shanahan (St Kierans), Micah O’Connell (Fr Caseys), Colm Ryan (Dromcollogher-Broadford), Stephen O’Halloran (Na Piarsaigh), Jack Pierce (Dromcollogher-Broadford), Sean Malone (Rathkeale), Travis Quaid (St Patricks), David Rickard (Mungret St Pauls), Richard Murphy (Kilpeacon).