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Tipperary Senior Hurling & Football Team Announcements

May 21st, 2021 | By Jonathan Cullen

Both the Tipperary Senior hurling and football teams for this weekends games have been named by the respective managers and their selectors.  

Both games take place tomorrow Saturday in Semple Stadium.  

First in to action at 1.30pm will be the Tipperary hurlers who welcome a high flying Galway side who will be aiming to keep their winning run going.  

There have been 73 previous League meetings between Tipperary and Galway.  The blue and gold have been more successful with 46 wins to 21, for the maroon and white , while there were  6 draws. 

The last six games resulted as follows – 

18/3/2013 at Pearse Stadium  Tipperary 4-22 Galway  1-20 

16/3/2014 at Pearse Stadium   Galway 3-16 Tipperary 1-19 

22/2/2015 at Semple Stadium Tipperary 2-18 Galway 0-20 

13/3/2016 at Pearse Stadium  Tipperary 1-22  Galway 2-19 

23/4/2017 at LIT Gaelic Grounds Galway 3-21 Tipperary 0-14 ( Final ) 

8/3/2020 at Pearse Stadium Galway 3-21  Tipperary 3-13 

The team named by Liam Sheedy shows five changes from last weeks starting 15, with Brian Hogan, Robert Byrne, Dan McCormack,  Paddy Cadell and Dillon Quirke all getting the nod. 

 The Tipperary Senior Hurling Team in full is: 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Then at 4.30pm the Tipperary footballers will be aiming to get back to winning ways when they take on a Wicklow side who will also be looking for their first win of the league. 

Manager David Power has made one change to his starting 15, with Alan Campbell coming in at no 2 in place of Tadhg Fitzgearld who is now named amongst the subs. 

The Tipperary Senior Football Team in Full is: 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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