Dublin and Kilkenny opt for changes

Updated: Saturday, 02 Jul 2011 14:49

Joey Boland will start at centre half-back for Dublin
Joey Boland will start at centre half-back for Dublin

Joey Boland returns to centre half-back in place of the injured Tomas Brady for Dublin in the Leinster Hurling final in Croke Park on Sunday.

Peter Kelly moves to full-back while Simon Lambert takes over from the suspended Ryan O'Dwyer in attack.

Kilkenny have made one change to their side. Tommy Walsh comes in for Paddy Hogan in the half-back line.

Dublin: Gary Maguire, Niall Corcoran, Peter Kelly, Oisin Gough, John Mc Caffrey (Capt), Joseph Boland, Shane Durkin, Liam Rushe, Alan Mc Crabbe, Simon Lambert, Conal Keaney, Conor Mc Cormack, David O’Callaghan, Paul Ryan, Peadar Carton.

Subs: Alan Nolan, Michael Carton, David Curtin, Cian McBride, Maurice O’Brien, Declan O’Dwyer, Daire Plunkett, Liam Ryan, Shane Ryan, Paul Schutte, Danny Sutcliffe

Kilkenny: David Herity, Noel Hickey, JJ Delaney, Jackie Tyrrell, Tommy Walsh, Brian Hogan, Paul Murphy, Michael Fennelly, Michael Rice, TJ Reid, Richie Power, Eoin Larkin, Colin Fennelly, Henry Shefflin, Richie Hogan.

Subs: PJ Ryan, Michael Kavanagh, John Dalton, Paddy Hogan, James Fitzpatrick, Eddie Brennan, Conor Fogarty, Kieran Joyce, Richie Doyle, John Mulhall, Mathew Ruth