Mayo Senior Football Team v Kerry
- Aug 18,2017
Mayo & Kerry meet for the first time in the championship since the 2014 classic when they face each other in the All Ireland semi-final on Sunday in Croke Park.
Following a big replay win over neighbours Roscommon last time out the team shows just one change to the staring fifteen. Fit again Footballer of the Year Lee Keegan replaces Paddy Durcan in the halfback line. Named at fullback Donal Vaughan will be making his 100th competitive appearance in a Mayo jersey(51 league, 49 championship). He made his championship debut against New York in 2009. Interestingly half forwards Kevin McLoughlin & Aidan O'Shea also made their Mayo debuts in that New York game.
The Mayo team for the All Ireland Semi-Final against Kerry in Croke Park at 3.30pm is:
- David Clarke (Ballina Stephenites)
- Brendan Harrison (Aghamore)
- Donal Vaughan (Ballinrobe)
- Keith Higgins (Ballyhaunis)
- Lee Keegan (Westport)
- Chris Barrett (Belmullet)
- Colm Boyle (Davitts)
- Seamus O'Shea (Breaffy)
- Tom Parsons (Charlestown)
- Kevin McLoughlin (Knockmore)
- Aidan O'Shea (Breaffy)
- Diarmuid O'Connor (Ballintubber)
- Jason Doherty (Burrishoole)
- Cillian O'Connor (Ballintubber, captain)
- Andy Moran (Ballaghaderreen)
Team Manager: Stephen Rochford.
Selectors: Donie Buckley, Peter Burke & Tony McEntee.
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