Donaghy dropped for Munster final

Darran O’Sullivan promoted to the starting team with Mark Griffin handed a debut

Kerry’s Kieran Donaghy. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Kerry’s Kieran Donaghy. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho


Kerry manager Eamonn Fitzmaurice has dropped double All Star winner Kieran Donaghy to the nench for Sunday’s Munster Senior Football Championship Final against Cork in Fitzgerald stadium.

Darran O’Sullivan comes into the team at right corner forward with Declan O’Sullivan named at full forward. Mark Griffin makes his championship debut replacing the injured Aidan O’Mahony at fullback. Shane Enright returns to the corner back position with Fionn Fitzgerald to the bench.

Kerry: Brendan Kealy; Marc Ó Sé, Mark Griffin, Shane Enright; Tomás Ó Sé, Killian Young, Peter Crowley; Anthony Maher, Johnny Buckley; Paul Galvin, Colm Cooper, Donnchadh Walsh; Darran O’Sullivan, Declan O’Sullivan, James O’Donoghue.