GALWAY DEFENCE v LIMERICK ATTACK
WITH a deep a pool of attacking talent, picking the six starting forwards with the right chemistry can’t have been the easiest task Limerick’s John Kiely has faced this summer.
I think that, by and large, he’s got the balance right. Ball-winners and grafters in the half-forward line — Gearóid Hegarty, Kyle Hayes and Tom Morrissey — and a potent inside line of Graeme Mulcahy, Seamus Flanagan and Aaron Gillane. Equally importantly, there are game-changers to come off the bench in the last quarter when the game has opened up and limbs and minds are flagging.
Size matters in the modern game and there’s plenty of athleticism and proven ability across the Limerick