Clare and Tipperary have both named their teams for the Co-Op Superstores Munster hurling league final in the Gaelic Grounds, Limerick tomorrow afternoon.
Cathal McInerney is the only change for Clare from the team that beat Waterford in the semi-final last week.
Former Hurler of the Year, Tony Kelly, captains the side from midfield while Ryan Taylor moves to the half-forward line alongside Diarmuid Ryan and Niall Deasy.
NEWS: @GaaClare Senior Hurling Joint Managers Donal Moloney and Gerry O'Connor have named their starting 15 to face @TipperaryGAA in the 2019 @CoOpSuperstores @MunsterGAA Hurling League Final at the @gaelic_grounds in @LimerickCLG at 2.00pm on Sundayhttps://t.co/V44WkSJKVi pic.twitter.com/fAonhnXImv
— Clare Senior Hurlers (@ClareSenHurlers) January 11, 2019
The Banner can also call on the services of Podge Collins, Jamie Shanahan and the Galvin brothers from the bench.
Meanwhile, Liam Sheedy has included seven of the All Ireland winning team of 2016 in his starting lineup for the clash. Colin English and Seamus Callanan take their place in the impressive forward line while Padraic Maher will once again, wear the full-back jersey.
Noel McGrath, who registered 1-5 against Kerry, is among the notable names on the bench for the Premier County, alongside Dan McCormack, Ronan Maher and Barry Heffernan.
Tomorrow’s final will be a warm-up for their opening round clash in the Allianz National Hurling league in two weeks time in Semple Stadium.
Throw-in at the Gaelic Grounds is 2pm.
1. Donal Tuohy (Crusheen Gaa)
2. Jason McCarthy (Inagh-Kilnamona GAA Club)
3. David McInerney (Tulla Gaa)
4. Rory Hayes (Wolfe Tones na Sionna GAA Club)
5. Aidan McCarthy (Inagh-Kilnamona)
6. Conor Cleary (St.Joseph’s Miltown Malbay GAA Club)
7. Cathal Malone (Sixmilebridge GAA Club)
8. Shane Golden (Sixmilebridge)
9. Tony Kelly (Ballyea Gaa) – Captain
10. Diarmuid Ryan (Cratloe GAA Club)
11. Niall Deasy (Ballyea)
12. Ryan Taylor (Clooney Quin GAA Club)
13. Colin Guilfoyle (Newmarket On Fergus Gaa)
14. Cathal McInerney (Cratloe)
15. Michael O’Neill (Kilmaley GAA)
1 Barry Hogan – Kiladangan
2 Cathal Barrett – Holycross-Ballycahill
3 Padraic Maher – Thurles Sarsfields
4 Donagh Maher – Burgess
5 Alan Flynn – Kiladangan
6 Séamus Kennedy – St. Mary’s
7 Joe O’Dwyer – Killenaule
8 Willie Connors – Kiladangan
9 Michael Breen – Ballina
10 Jason Forde – Silvermines
11 Patrick Maher – Lorrha-Dorrha
12 Colin English – Fr. Sheehy’s
13 Mark Kehoe – Kilsheelan-Kilcash
14 Seamus Callanan – Drom-Inch
15 Jake Morris – Nenagh Éire Óg