Dick Clerkin included for Monaghan ahead of Cavan clash
Veteran to start despite broken hand, Armagh’s Paul Grimley makes four changes for Wicklow
Monaghan’s Dick Clerkin will face Cavan despite breaking a bone in his hand. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho
Monaghan boss Malachy O’Rourke has made two changes to his team ahead of the Ulster semi-final clash wtih Cavan on Saturday, but Dick Clerkin will start.
Clerkin fractured a bone in his hand and has not trained this week, but he will start in the half-forward line nonetheless.
Monaghan (v Cavan): R Beggan; D Mone, D Wylie, C Walshe; V Corey, N McAdam, K Duffy; O Lennon, D Hughes; S Gollogly, P Finlay, D Clerkin; C McGuinness, K Hughes, C McManus.
Armagh (v Wicklow): P McEvoy; P McKeown, B Donaghy, J Morgan; A Kernan, C McKeever, M Shields; J Lavery, S Harold; C Rafferty, K Dyas, E Rafferty; J Clarke, T Kernan, E McVerry.