John Kiely has announced his Limerick team to face Clare in Cusack Park this Sunday. There are five changes from the side that faced Cork in the Gaelic Grounds last weekend.
Paddy O’Loughlin and Aaron Gillane both start after their absences for the Fitzgibbon Cup Final. Dan Morrissey returns at wing back with Colin Ryan named at midfield.
Kyle Hayes starts at centre forward with 5 of last years All Ireland winning forward line starting.
Limerick: 1 Nickie Quaid, 2 Tom Condon, 3 Sean Finn, 4 Richie English, 5 Paddy O Loughlin, 6 Declan Hannon, 7 Dan Morrissey, 8 Cian Lynch, 9 Colin Ryan, 10 Gearoid Hegarty, 11 Kyle Hayes, 12 Tom Morrissey, 13 Aaron Gillane, 14 Seamus Flanagan, 15 Peter Casey.
Replacements: 16 Barry Hennessey, 17 Diarmaid Byrnes, 18 David Dempsey, 19 Shane Dowling, 20 Robbie Hanley, 21 Graeme Mulcahy, 22 Barry Murphy, 23 Barry Nash, 24 Mike O’Brien, 25 Darragh O’Donovan, 26 Willie O’Meara.
Meanwhile Clare also named their team