Offaly team named ahead of hurling league opener with Waterford

Justin Kelly

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Offaly team named ahead of hurling league opener with Waterford

Kevin Martin and his management team have announced their side to take on Waterford in the opening Round of the Allianz National Hurling League on Sunday in Semple Stadium Thurles at 2pm.

Eoghan Cahill continues between the sticks, protected by a fullback line of Tom Spain, Niall Houlihan and Paddy Rigney. 

At the top end of the pitch, Belmont championship star David Nally will be leading the scoring charge along with Colm Gath and Kevin Connolly.

Waterford have also named a strong team and will be hoping to bounce back to the top tier this season. 

The Offaly team is as follows:

1. Eoghan Cahill (Birr)

2. Tom Spain (Brosna Gaels)

3. Niall Houlihan (Tullamore)

4. Paddy Rigney (Kinnitty)

5. Craig Taylor (Birr)

6. Pat Camon (St Rynagh’s) (Capt.)

7. Aidan Treacy (St Rynagh’s)

8. Liam Langton  (Clodiagh Gaels)

9. Kevin Dunne (Seir Kieran)

10. Eoghan Callaghan (Kinnitty)

11. Sean Dolan (St Rynagh’s)

12. Shane Kinsella (Kinnitty)

13. Kevin Connolly (Coolderry)

14. Colm Gath (Drumcullen)

15. David Nally (Belmont)