It was Tipperary against Galway in the second of this year’s All-Ireland MHC semi-finals today with throw-in at 1.30pm.
We were keeping an eye on all the action from Croke Park.
RESULT: Tipperary 2-16 Galway 1-14
13.18 – Here’s the Galway team for the game. Changes since the quarter-final win over Wexford see Eanna Burke come in to defence in replace of fellow clubmate Shane Cooney. Ballindereen’s Sean Collins enters the fray at midfield, with Brian Murtagh pushing forward with Liam Mellow’s Adrian Morrissey being the player to lose out.
GALWAY: Mike O’Conghaile (Michael Breathnachs), Daragh O’Donoghue (Kilnadeema-Leitrim), Paul Killeen (Tynagh-Abbey-Duniry), Eanna Burke (St Thomas); Shane Caulfield (Kilconieron), Sean Sweeney (Loughrea), Barry Keane (Clarinbridge); Sean Collins (Ballindereen), Cathal Mannion (Ahascragh-Fohenagh); Brian Murtagh (Ardrahan), Daragh Dolan (Cappataggle), Jason Flynn (Tommie Larkins); Ronan O’Meara (Portumna), Michael Mullins (Gort), Brian Molloy (Kilnadeema-Leitrim).
14.02 – HALF-TIME: Tipperary 1-7 Galway 1-6: Tipperary move ahead at the break with John McGrath firing over a free after he was fouled himself, shipping a heavy challenge from Galway defender Paul Killeen.
14.15 – One Tipperary change at half-time with Sean Ryan in at midfield as Kevin Slattery makes way while for Galway bring on Adrian Morrissey for Brian Murtagh.