Offaly name team for Antrim league clash

Martin rings the changes

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Offaly name team for Antrim league clash

Offaly hurling boss Kevin Martin and his selectors have announced the Offaly panel to line out against Antrim in Sunday's Round 5 Allianz National Hurling League clash in St Brendan's Park, Birr at 2.30pm on Sunday.

With a league quarter final secured after the recent win over Laois, Kevin Martin has had the luxury of making a number of changes, having spoken this week about experimenting with his selection.

The likes of Cillian Kiely, Liam Langton, Jordan Quinn and James Gorman are handed starts while Shane Dooley, Pat Camon and others will be rested. 

Sean Ryan returns to the fold to take his place in the bench, while Shane Kinsella starts again in midfield. 

The Offaly team to face Antrim: 

1. Conor Slevin (Kilcormac/Killoughey)
2. Paddy Rigney (Kinnitty)
3. Dermot Shortt (St Rynagh's)
4. Tom Spain (Brosna Gaels)
5. David King (Coolderry)
6. Dan Doughan (Shinrone)
7. Jordan Quinn (Kilcormac/Killoughey)
8. Damien Egan (Belmont)
9. Shane Kinsella (Kinnitty)
10.Peter Geraghty (Kilcormac/Killoughey)
11. Cillian Kiely (Kilcormac/Killoughey)
12. Ciaran Cleary (Shinrone)
13. Liam Langton (Clodiagh Gaels)
14. Joe Bergin (Seir Kieran)
15. James Gorman (Kilcormac/Killoughey)

Subs: 

16. Eoghan Cahill (Birr)
17. Ronan Hughes (St Rynagh's)
18. Colm Gath (Drumcullen)
19. Shane Dooley (Tullamore)
20. Paddy Delaney (Kinnitty)
21. Pat Camon (St Rynagh's)
22. Tommy Geraghty (Kilcormac/Killoughey)
23. Sean Ryan (Birr)
24. Conor Mahon (Kilcormac/Killoughey)
25. David O'Toole (Shamrocks)
26. Derek Molloy (Shamrocks)