Limerick make four changes ahead of Longford clash

Limerick boss Maurice Horan has made four changes from the team that was surprisingly upended by Clare in the Munster semi-final.

Limerick boss Maurice Horan has made four changes from the team that was surprisingly upended by Clare in the Munster semi-final.

Former dual star Stephen Lucey comes in a centre half-back, Eoghan O Connor is to line out at wing forward, Jim Donovan has been parachuted into midfield and Andrew Lane is to start at corner-back. Limerick’s talisman in recent years, the midfielder John Galvin is still sidelined. He awaits an operation after a recurrance of a cruciate ligament injury.

Here is the Limerick team that is set to line out tomorrow:

1. Brian Scanlon

2. Andrew Lane

3. Johnny McCarthy

4. Lorcan O’Dwyer

5. John Riordan

6. Stephen Lucey

7. Pa Ranahan

8. Jim Donovan

9. Sean Buckley

10. Eoghan O’Connor

11. Stephen Kelly

12. Paudie Browne

13. Ger Collins

14. Seamus O’Carroll

15. Ian Ryan