Rob Kelly starts for Kildare

KILDARE have made just one change in personnel from the team that started against Antrim in the opening round of the Allianz NFL two weeks ago, for Sunday’s clash with Derry at St. Conleth’s Park (2.45 throw-in)..

KILDARE have made just one change in personnel from the team that started against Antrim in the opening round of the Allianz NFL two weeks ago, for Sunday’s clash with Derry at St. Conleth’s Park (2.45 throw-in)..

In from the start this time is Straffan’s Robert Kelly who lines out at no. 14 with Karl Ennis the one to lose out.

Full team:

Shane Connolly; Hugh McGrillen, Brian Flanagan, Tommy O’Neill; David Whyte, Mark Scanlon, Emmet Bolton; Hugh Lunch; Padraig O’Neill; Eamonn Callaghan, John Doyle, captain, Eoghan O’Flaherty; Fionn Dowling, Robert Kelly, Alan Smith.

Meanwhile Kildare senior hurling manager, Mick O’Riordan and his backroom team have named the same starting fifteen that lost to Wicklow last Sunday for their second game in the Allianz NHL Division 3A game which opens proceedings at St. Conlelth’s Park, on Sunday with a 12.45 am throw-in.

The full team reads:

Paul Dermody; Fiachara O Muineachain, Ciara Divilly, John Doran; Neil O Muineachain, David Kennedy, Eanna O’Neill; Richie Hoban, Kevin Chan; Conor Kenny, Mark Moloney, Tony Murphy, captain; Martin Fitzgerald, David Harney, Chris Bonus.