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The Wexford senior football team for Saturday evenings Leinster Championship match against Kildare in Croke Park has been announced this morning.
- Donal Shanley, the sides top scorer in the recent Allianz Football League Campaign, makes his championship debut,
- There are 3 St Fintans players including Donal.
- PJ Banville returns to championship action for his native county after lining our for New York in the Connaught championship last year .
- the half back line is an all Shelmaliers line including captain Brian Malone.
- Senior Co. Champions, St James, are represented by Kevin O’Grady
- Anthony Masterson returns to the goal again. He returned to the senior goal last year in the qualifiers after an injury break having won a Leinster Junior title during the summer.
- Last year’s Goalkeeper, Shane Roche, returns as an outfield substitute having played most of his inter-county games in the forwards.
- New Ross (5) & Wexford (8) Districts make up 13 of the starting 15.
|2||Joey Wadding||St Fintans|
|3||Jim Rossiter||St Fintans|
|6||Brian Malone Capt.||Shelmaliers|
|9||Daithi Waters||St Martins|
|10||Kevin O’Grady||St James|
|12||Ben Brosnan||Bannow Ballymitty|
|13||Donal Shanley||St Fintans|
|14||Ciaran Lyng||St Martins|
|16||Philip Murphy||Bannow Ballymitty|
|17||Kieran Butler||Bannow Ballymitty|
|18||Shane Roche||Geraldine O’Hanrahans|
|20||Rob Tierney||Glynn Barntown|
|21||Tiernan Rossiter||Naomh Mhuire|
|24||Paraic O’Keefe||St Annes|
|26||Robbie Vallejo||Geraldine O’Hanrahans|
|Also||Michael O’Regan||Glynn Barntown|
|Naomhan Rossiter||St Marys Rosslare|