Penultimate round of All-Ireland League sees Limerick teams in action

The Energia All-Ireland League trophy. Photo: Harry Murphy/Sportsfile

THE finishing line is fast approaching in the All-Ireland League, with the penultimate round of fixtures listed for the weekend.

The stand-out tie in Division 1A is the mouth-watering clash of Shannon and Young Munster at Thomond Park on Sunday, 5pm.

The Cookies have been installed as slight favourites to collect the local bragging rights.

In 1B Garryowen are at Old Belvedere (Ollie Campbell Park) on Saturday.