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Kerry Minors Team V Derry in Minor Championship Final   15/09/2017

Kerry V Derry Electric Ireland GAA All Ireland Minor Championship Final

Sunday 17th September 2017

The Kerry Minor Football Team to play Derry in the Electric Ireland GAA All Ireland Minor Football Championship Final at Croke Park on Sunday next shows one change in personnel from the side that defeated Cavan in the Semi Final.

Jack Griffin of Dr Crokes comes in at full forward in place of Donnchadh O’Sullivan.

The team, captained by David Clifford, is as follows:

1.Deividas Uosis
2.Sean O’Leary
3.Chris O’Donoghue
4.Cian Gammell
Killarney Legion
5.Patrick Warren
6.Michael Potts
Dr Crokes
7.Niall Donohue
8.Barry Mahony
St Senans
9.Diarmuid O'Connor
Na Gaeil
10.Adam Donoghue
Castleisland Desmonds
11.David Clifford (C)
12.Donal O’Sullivan
13.Fiáchra Clifford
Laune Rangers
14.Jack Griffin
Dr Crokes
15.Brian Friel

Fir Ionaid:

16.Nelu O’Doherty
Dr Crokes
17.Donchadh O’Sullivan
18.Eddie Horan
19.Ciarán O’Reilly
Austin Stacks
20.Ryan O’Neill
Na Gaeil
21.Michael Slattery
Austin Stacks
22.Michael O’Leary
23.Dylan Casey
Austin Stacks
24.Cathal Ferriter


Bainisteoir:  Peter Keane (St Marys)

Treanalaí: Chris Flannery (Killarney Legion) and Padraig Murphy (Laune Rangers)

Roghnoirí: Tommy Griffin (Dingle), James Foley (Kilcummin)

Medical: Dr Dave Geaney

Physio: Katie Purtill

Additional Players on the Kerry Minor Panel

Eddie Browne (Listowel Emmets), 

Gearóid Fennessy (Kilgarvan), 

Sean O’Connell (Cordal), Fergal 

Barry (Na Gaeil), 

Franz Sauerland (An Ghaeltacht), 

Brian Lonergan (Ballymacelligott)..

The team contains just four of the side who played in the All Ireland Minor Final last year – Michael Potts, Diarmuid O’Connor, Brian Friel and David Clifford.

Potts, together with Chris O’Donoghue, Cian Gammell, Niall Donohue and sub Donnchadh O’Sullivan, were members of the St Brendans College Hogan Cup winning side this year.

2 of the team played in the Under 17 Semi final against Roscommon; Deividas Uosis, and Donal O’Sullivan as well as subs Eddie Horan and Dylan Casey.

Kerry have played 5 games en-route to Sunday’s semi final as follows:

  • Kerry 2-16  Clare 1-6
  • Kerry 2-17  Cork 1-10
  • Kerry 2-21  Clare 0-3
  • Kerry 1-22  Louth 2-9
  • Kerry 2-22  Cavan2-10