Tipperary minor football team named to face Waterford in Munster semi-final play-off

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Tipperary minor football team named to face Waterford in Munster semi-final play-off

The Tipperary minor football team pictured during the national anthem before their recent meeting with Kerry at Semple Stadium, Thurles. Photo: Eamonn McGee

The Tipperary team has been named to play Waterford in the Electric Ireland Munster Minor Football Championship semi-final play-off 2 on this Wednesday, April 25th in Leamybrien, County Waterford at 6.30pm.

In their opening game in this year's Munster championship the Tipperary minor football team lost to Kerry (0-4 to 1-15) at Semple Stadium, but Matt O'Doherty's resurgent men regrouped from that defeat and beat Limerick after extra-time (2-12 to 1-11) in Newcastle West on Wednesday, April 18th. Now the Tipperary minor footballers prepare for another play-off against Waterford on Wednesday, April 25th in Leamybrien with a place in the semi-finals against Clare up for grabs.

The Tipperary minor football team reads as follows:

1. Callan Scully (Nenagh Éire Óg)
2. Tommy McDonagh (Cahir)
3. Shane Lowe (Moyne-Templetuohy)
4. Christy McDonagh (Cahir)
5. Mark O'Meara (Grangemockler-Ballyneale, captain)
6. Gavin Meagher (Inane Rovers)
7. Johnny Ryan (Arravale Rovers)
8. Kevin Hayes (Moycarkey-Borris)
9. Keith Ryan (Upperchurch-Drombane)
10. Max Hackett (Moycarkey-Borris)
11. Devon Ryan (Knockavilla-Donaskeigh Kickhams)
12. Christy English (Ballyporeen)
13. Seán O'Connor (Clonmel Commercials)
14. Kyle Shelly (Moycarkey-Borris)
15. Eddie Daly (Knockavilla-Donaskeigh Kickhams)

Subs:
16. Cian O'Mahony (Ardfinnan)
17. John O'Sullivan (Galtee Rovers)
18. Conor Power (Ballina)
19. Conor Whelan (Mullinahone)
20. Kieran Costello (Durlas Óg)
21. Rhys Byron (Galtee Rovers)
22. Billy Murphy (Kilsheelan-Kilcash)
23. Dylan Farrelly (Clerihan)
24. Jamie Holloway (Carrick Swan)

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