Tough task ahead of Limerick Footballers

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LIMERICK entertain Clare in Division Three of the National Football League at Mick Neville Park, Rathkeale this evening (Saturday, 6pm).

Jimmy Lee’s side are in search of their first win of the campaign.

The visitors are managed by Mark Fitzgerald, who briefly held the reigns with Limerick last season. A key member of his backroom team is Seanie Buckley (Dromcollogher/Broadford), who captained Limerick to National League titles in both 2010 and 2013.

Buckley is closely associated with Eire Óg, Ennis.

Limerick: Aaron O’Sullivan; Jim Liston, Seán O’Dea, Colm McSweeney; Barry Coleman, Iain Corbett, captain, Cillian Fahy; Tommy Childs,Emmet Rigter; Robbie Childs, Cathal Downes, Paul Maher; Jamie Baynham, James Naughton, Peter Nash.

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In Ladies Football, Limerick host Carlow at Quaid Park in Coolyroe on Sunday (2pm), with a semi-final up for grabs.