GAA team news
There is action in both codes this weekend with semi-final berths up for grabs in Ulster, Leinster and Munster. Setanta.com has the latest team news ahead of the weekend’s action.
Wexford manager Liam Dunne has included just seven of the team that lose to Clare in last year’s All-Ireland qualifiers for Sunday’s Leinster SHC quarter-final.
The Model County will be looking to overcome Antrim and set up a potential semi-final date against Dublin and Dunne has decided to ring the changes for the O’Moore Park clash.
Mark Fanning, Keith Rossiter, Andrew Shore, Paul Morris, Podge Doran, Jack Guiney and Rory Jacob are the only survivors from the extra-time defeat to Clare, while Liam Ryan and Conor McDonald have been included just days before they face Kilkenny for the Under-21 side.
Wexford (SH v Antrim): M Fanning; L Ryan, M O’Hanlon, K Rossiter; L Chin, A Shore, C Kenny; D O’Keeffe, H Kehoe; P Morris, P Doran, J Guiney; R Jacob, C McDonald, L Og McGovern.
Paddy Cunningham has been named on the bench for Antrim’s Ulster SFC quarter-final against Fermanagh.
Michael and Tomas McCann return to the panel after withdrawing last year and they have been named in the starting XV at midfield and corner-forward respectively.
Niall McKeever, meanwhile, joined Michael McCann in midfield, while Paul McCann joins his brothers by taking his place at left half-forward.
Antrim (SF v Fermanagh): P Flood; K O’Boyle, R Johnston, N Delargy; M Johnston, J Crozier, J Laverty; M McCann, N McKeever; C Murray, M Sweeney, P McCann; B Neeson, K Niblock, T McCann.
Limerick have included five championship debutants in the team for Saturday’s Munster SFC quarter-final against Tipperary.
Colm Moran, Sean O’Dea, Cian Sheehan, Micheal Brosnan and Eoin Hanrahan all make their first starts in the championship, but there is no place for John Galvin who has battled back from two cruciate ligament injuries.
Limerick (SF v Tipperary): D O’Sullivan; C Moran, J McCarthy, S O’Dea; I Corbett, S Lucey, P Browne; T Lee, D Tracey; M Brosnan, C Sheehan, S Buckley; E Hanrahan, G Collins, I Ryan.