Tipperary recall big guns as Michael Ryan rejigs team for crucial Cork clash
Michael Ryan has brought a number of All Stars back into the Tipperary starting side to face Cork in Thurles this Sunday.
Pressure is on the Premier county after suffering a six-point defeat to Limerick at the Gaelic Grounds in their Munster championship opener, and Ryan has responded by making a number of changes.
After cameos in defeat, Tipp fans will be delighted to see Brendan Maher back in midfield, while Patrick 'Bonner' Maher returns in the half forward line, alongside Seamus Callanan at full forward.
In addition to those three changes, Sean O'Brien and Michael Cahill are named at corner back, while Joe O'Dwyer is handed the number five jersey.
Tipperary vs Cork gets underway at Semple Stadium at 2pm.
1. Brian Hogan – Lorrha-Dorrha
2. Sean O’Brien – Newport
3. Séamus Kennedy – St. Mary’s Clonmel
4. Michael Cahill – Thurles Sarsfields
5. Joe O’Dwyer – Killenaule
6. Ronan Maher – Thurles Sarsfields
7. Padraic Maher (Capt.) – Thurles Sarsfields
8. Brendan Maher -Borris-Ileigh
9. Billy McCarthy – Thurles Sarsfields
10. Dan McCormack – Borris-Ileigh
11. Noel McGrath – Loughmore-Castleiney
12. Patrick Maher – Lorrha-Dorrha
13. Seamus Callanan – Drom-Inch
14. Jason Forde – Silvermines
15. John McGrath – Loughmore-Castleiney
16. Daragh Mooney – Éire Óg Annacarty-Donohill
17. James Barry – Upperchurch-Drombane
18. Ger Browne – Knockavilla-Donaskeigh Kickhams
19. Willie Connors – Kiladangan
20. Seán Curran – Mullinahone
21. Paudie Feehan – Killenaule
22. Alan Flynn – Kiladangan
23. Barry Heffernan – Nenagh Éire Óg
24. Donagh Maher – Burgess
25. Jake Morris – Nenagh Éire Óg
26. John O’Dwyer – Killenaule