Tipperary unchanged for qualifer showdown with Galway

The Tipperary senior football team to play Galway in the All Ireland qualifers at Tullamore on Saturday evening is unchanged from the side that beat Laois in the last round.

The Tipperary senior football team to play Galway in the All Ireland qualifers at Tullamore on Saturday evening is unchanged from the side that beat Laois in the last round.

Saturday’s game is Tipp’s biggest test to date in the qualifier series but they will hope to beat the Connacht finalists and reverse the result beween the same teams twelve months ago when Galway won narrowly.

The team is - Paul Fitzgerald, Fethard; John Coghlan, Moyne Templetuohy; Paddy Codd (Capt), Killenaule; Ciarán McDonald, Aherlow; Colin O’Riordan, J K Brackens; Robbie Kiely, Arravale Rovers; Ger Mulhair, Aravale Rovers; Steven O’Brien, Ballina; George Hannigan, Shannon Rovers; Michael Quinlivan, Commercials; Brian Fox, Eire Óg Anacarty; Peter Acheson, Moyle Rovers; Conor Sweeney, Ballyporeen; Barry Grogan, Aherlow; Philip Austin, Borrisokane.

The subs are - Colum Nugent, Ardfinnan; Alan Campbell, Moyle Rovers; Hugh Coughlan, Moyne Templetuohy; Lorcan Egan, JK Brackens; Ian Fahey, Commercials; Sean Flynn, Fr Sheehys; Seamus Grogan, Aherlow; Colman Kennedy, Commercials; Conal McCullough, Commercials; Andrew Morrissey, Galtee Rovers; Brian Mulvihill, Moyle Rovers.