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Five changes to Cork team for Munster football semi-final against Limerick

Páirc Uí Rinn is the venue for Thursday’s game.

The Rebels have shaken up their starting side.
The Rebels have shaken up their starting side.
Image: Dan Sheridan/INPHO

CORK HAVE MADE five changes for Thursday night’s Electric Ireland Munster minor football semi-final against Limerick in Páirc Uí Rinn.

Lorcan Finn comes into the team at right half-back while Rory O’Driscoll gets the nod at left half-back.

Sean Minihane is drafted in at midfield while there are starting places in attack for Sean O’Sullivan and Shane O’Driscoll at right half-forward and left corner-forward respectively.

Dylan Scannell, Jack McCarthy, Jack Ryan, Blake O’Gorman and Kevin O’Donovan are the players to make way.

Cork will be hoping to build on their opening round clash over Tipperary while Limerick lost their opening round tie over Clare before coming through the backdoor to claim victories over Tipperary and Waterford.

Throw-in at Páirc Uí Rinn is 7pm.


1. Mark White (Clonakilty)

2. Lorcan Finn (Mitchelstown)
3. Alan McCarthy (St Finbarr’s)
4. Liam O’Donovan (Clonakilty) Vice Captain

5. Tadhg Corkery (Cill na Martra)
6. Nathan Walsh (Douglas) Captain
7. Rory O’Driscoll (Garnish)

8. Cathal Foley (Western Gaels/Kilmichael)
9. Sean Minihane (Ilen Rovers)

10. Sean O’Sullivan (Mitchelstown)
11. Colm O’Callaghan (Éire Óg)
12. Cathal Maguire (Castlehaven)

13. Damien Gore (Kilmacabea)
14. Mark Buckley (Sam Maguires/Dohenys)
15. Shane O’Driscoll (Glanmire)

16. Kevin Mc Mahon (Kilshannig)
17. Aidan Browne (Trinity Gaels/Newmarket)
18. Dylan Scannell (Ahan Gaels/St. Marys)
19. Jack McCarthy (Carrigaline)
20. Gearoid O’Donoghue (Ballincollig)
21. Sean Ryan (Ballinascarthy)
22. Kevin O’Donovan (Nemo Rangers)
23. Cathal O’Mahony (Mitchelstown)
24. Darragh Moynihan (Sliabh Luachra/Ballydesmond)

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