Dublin v Waterford, Team Announcement

  • Mar 06,2020

LIDL NFL Div 1 Rd 5

Sunday March 8th, 2pm

Dublin v Waterford

Venue: Fraher Field 

Dublin will be hoping to bounce back from their 4th round defeat to Galway with a win on the road versus Waterford this coming Sunday. In total they are three changes to the Dubs starting 15 for Sunday’s clash with the Déise from that which lost to Galway.

Making a welcome return to the side is former player of the year Noelle Healy who is named to start on the half forward line alongside Carla Rowe and Lyndsey Davey.  Niamh Hetherton is listed at corner forward in place of Clontarf teammate, Caoimhe O’Connor. Niamh Sweeney and Laura Kane who both started against the Tribes women are named amongst the Dublin replacements as in team Captain Sinead Aherne.  

Featured highlights from the game will be shown on TG4 on Monday evening (March 9th) 8pm 

Dublin v Cork: 1 Ciara Trant (St Brigids), 2 Martha Byrne (Cuala), 3 Niamh Collins (Foxrock Cabinteely), 4 Laura McGinley (Naomh Barrog), 5 Orlagh Nolan (Ballinteer St Johns), 6 Leah Caffrey (Na Fianna), 7 Eabha Rutledge (Kilmacud Crokes, 8 Jennifer Dunne (Cuala), 9 Muireann Ni Scanaill (Fingallians), 10 Hannah O’Neill (Foxrock Cabinteely), 11 Carla Rowe (Clann Mhuire), 12 Noelle Healy (Mourneabbey), 13 Lyndsey Davey (Skerries Harps), 14 Siobhan Woods (Raheny), 15 Niamh Hetherton (Clontarf)

Dublin replacements: Karen O’Connell (Na Fianna), Ciara McGuigan (Thomas Davis), Aoife Kane (Kilmacud Crokes), Lucy Collins (Na Fianna), Niamh Sweeney (Ballinteer St Johns), Laura Kane (Kilmacud Crokes), Sarah McCaffrey (Clontarf), Rebecca McDonnell (Clanna Gael Fontenoy), Siobhan Killeen (Clontarf), Sinead Aherne (St Sylvesters), Cassie Sultan (Kilmacud Crokes), Jodi Egan (Foxrock Cabinteely), Grace Kos (Kilmacud Crokes), Amy Conroy (Kilmacud Crokes)