Limerick Minor Footballers name side to take on Clare.

The Limerick minor football management have named their team to play Clare in the 1st Round of the Munster Championship this Wednesday 11th April in Ennis at 6.30pm.

In total there are 12 teams represented in the starting XV which is a first year at the U-17 age. This is the sixth successive meeting of Clare and Limerick in the minor championship, with Clare coming out on top each year.

The squad is managed by Niall Crowly with a back room squad of Mikey Lyons, Andrew Lane, Pat McHugh and Pa Ranahan. John Hayes of St Kierans is captain of the side.

Limerick: 1 Kevin Walsh (Ballysteen), 2 Shane Bradshaw (Pallasgreen), 3 Craig Carew (Claughaun), 4 Michael O’Hanrahan (Monaleen), 5 Luke Scannell (Fr Caseys), 6 Tim Lyons (Croom), 7 Darragh O’Keeffe (Kilpeacon), 8 James Molyneaux (Dromcollogher / Broadford), 9 John Hayes (C) (St Kierans), 10 Keith O’Kelly (Granagh / Ballingarry), 11 Luke Gleeson (Newcastlewest), 12 Brian Foley (Newcastlewest), 13 Paul O’Shaughnessy (Ballysteen), 14 Eoin Murphy (Fr Caseys), 15 Patrick Gallagher (Rathkeale).

Subs: 16 Ronan McElligot (Mungret), 17 Ruadhan O’Connor (Newcastlewest), 18 Ryan O’Connell (Fr Caseys), 19 Luke Gamell (Ballysteen), 20 Michael Shanahan (St Kierans), Andrew McMahon (St Patricks), 21 Andrew McMahon (St Patricks), 22 Darren Kearns (St Senans), 23 Dylan Maloney (St Kierans), 24 Kevin Guinea (St Kierans).