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Offaly football team announce for Sligo encounter at O Connor Park Sunday

posted 23 Mar 2012, 07:42 by Unknown user
Gerry Cooney and his backroom team have selected their starting line up for Sunday's crucial encounter with Sligo at Offaly headquarters at 2:30pm.  This is sure to be a game not to miss for our faithful followers following last week's Allianz fightback against Cavan sets Offaly up for a battle to stay in Division 3.  Eoin Rigney who has had a very good campaign with the Under 21s is called up to replace fellow Rhode clubman Shane Sullivan who misses the game through suspension.  Derek Kelly, Anton Sullivan, Graham Guilfoyle and Bernard Allen also return to the starting line up as Offaly will field 5 Under 21 players. Nigel Dunne moves back to full forward, James Keane back to wing half back and Brian Darby who captains the side will play at right corner back and Peter Boland on the other side.  The team in full
Alan Mulhall, Brian Darby (c), Eoin Rigney, Peter Boland, James Keane, John Moloney, Derek Kelly, Brian Connor, Niall Smith, Graham Guilfoyle, Alan McNamee, Anton Sullivan, Bernard Allen, Nigel Dunne and Ken Casey