Kerry Senior Team V Tipperary announced

nothingbeatsbeingthere1.jpgThe Kerry Senior Football team to play Tipperary on Sunday  27th May is as follows: 
1. Brendan Kealy (Kilcummin) 2. Shane Enright (Tarbert) 3. Daniel Bohan (Austin Stacks) 4. Killian Young (Renard)
5. Tomás  Ó Sé (An Ghaeltacht) 6. Eoin Brosnan (Dr Crokes) 7. Peter Crowley (Laune Rangers)

8. Anthony Maher (Duagh) 9. Bryan Sheehan (St. Mary’s)

10. Paul Galvin (Finuge) 11. Darran O’Sullivan (Glenbeigh/Glencar) 12. Kieran O’Leary (Dr Crokes) 

13. Colm Cooper
(Dr Crokes) Captain 14.   Declan O’Sullivan (Piarsaigh Na Dromada) 15. Patrick Curtin (Moyvane)

Substitutes:

16. Brian Kelly (Legion)

17. Kieran Donaghy (Austin Stacks)

18. Aidan O’Mahony (Rathmore)

19. James O’Donoghue (Legion)

20. Brian Maguire (Listowel Emmett’s)

21. Barry John Keane (Kerins O’Rahillys)

22. Seamus Scanlon (Currow)

23. Johnny Buckley (Dr Crokes)

24. Jonathan Lyne (Legion) 25. Michael Geaney (Daingean Ui Chuis) 26. Fionn Fitzgerald (Dr Crokes)

Bainisteóir: Jack O'Connor (Piarsaigh Na Dromada)
Traenálaí: Alan O'Sullivan (Kerins O'Rahillys)
Roghnóirí: Ger O'Keeffe (Austin Stacks)
Diarmuid Ó Murchú (Daingean Uí Chúis)

Click here for Kerry Team that played in Allianz League Semi Final 2012:

Munster GAA SFC Quarter-Final – Kerry v Tipperary

Kerry will play Tipperary in the Quarter Final of the Munster GAA Senior Football Championship on the 27th May at 2.00pm in Semple Stadium Thurles.

Click here to view a video of Tipperary Senior Footballer Philip Austin speaking ahead of the game

Click here to view a video of Kerry Senior Footballer Eoin Brosnan

 

When – Sunday May 27th at 2:00pm

Where – Semple Stadium Thurles

Referee – Marty Duffy (Sligo)
Stand By Referee – Rory Hickey (Clare)
Linesman – Jerome Henry (Galway)
Sideline Official – Richard Moloney (Limerick)

Replay date
– June 2nd at Fitzgerald Stadium Killarney

Next Round – the winners play Cork in the Munster Semi-Final on Sunday June 10th at 2:00pm

Match Promotions

Family Packages – 2 Adults and 2 Kids total price €60 (Uncovered) – Available from Clubs and County Boards. Limited numbers available online.
Terrace Group Tickets – Minimum order 20 – Order 20 get 7 free €10 per ticket – Available from Clubs
Stand Group Tickets – Minimum order 15 – Buy 8 get 2 free €25/€20 per ticket – Available from Clubs Only (Tickets in selected sections)
Juvenile Group Tickets – Minimum order 20 – 20 Kids and 2 Adults €60 (All Matches) – Available from Clubs Only

Admission Prices (excluding discounts)
Adult Covered Stand – €30 (€25 via clubs)
Adult Uncovered Stand – €25
Adult Terrace – €15
Family (juvenile) – €5

Team News

The Tipperary senior football team to play Kerry in the Munster Senior Football championship on Sunday next is:

1. Paul Fitzgerald (Fethard)

2. Andrew Morrissey (Galtee Rovers)

3. Paddy Codd (Killenaule)

4. Ciarán McDonald (Aherlow)

5. Brian Fox (Éire Óg Annacarty Donohill)

6. Robbie Costigan (Cahir)

7. Alan Campbell (Moyle Rovers)

8. George Hannigan (Shannon Rovers)

9. Hugh Coghlan (Portlaoise, Laois)

10. Lorcan Egan (JK Brackens)

11. Peter Acheson (Moyle Rovers)

12. Shane Scully (JK Brackens)

13. Alan Maloney (Rockwell Rovers)

14. Michael Quinlivan (Clonmel Commercials)

15. Philip Austin (Borrisokane – Captain)

For the Record

Tipperary Kerry
2012 Team Manager Peter Creedon Jack O’Connor
2012 Team Captain Philip Austin Colm Cooper
2011 Championship Performance Lost to Kerry in the first round by 2-16 to 0-11 before losing to Laois by the same score in the first round of the All-Ireland Qualifiers Defeated Tipperary, Limerick and Cork to win the Munster Final. Defeated Limerick and Mayo to qualify for the All-Ireland Final where they lost to Dublin by 1-12 to 1-11.
Number of Munster Senior Football titles 9 74
Last Munster Senior Football Title 1935 2011
Munster Senior Football Championship Record since 2000 Played – 16
Won – 2
Lost – 12
Drawn – 2
Played – 33
Won – 24
Lost – 4
Drawn – 5
Last meeting in the Munster Senior Football Championship May 22nd 2011 at Fitzgerald Stadium Killarney (Munster Quarter-Final) – Kerry 2-16 Tipperary 0-11 – Two Bryan Sheehan goals and five points from Colm Cooper helped Kerry to an 11 point victory over Tipperary.

 

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Munster GAA FOOTBALL Senior Championship 2012

Quarter-Finals

Sunday May 20th

@ Pairc na nGael                             Limerick 2-12 Waterford 0-7

Sunday May 27th (Replay date – June 2nd)

@ Semple Stadium Thurles Tipperary v Kerry @ 2:00pm

Semi-Finals
Saturday June 9th (Replay date – June 16th)

@ Gaelic Grounds Limerick            Clare v Limerick @ 7:00pm

Sunday June 10th (Replay date – June 16th)

@ Pairc Ui Chaoimh                        Cork v Tipperary or Kerry @ 2:00pm

Final

Sunday July 8th (Replay date – July 14th)

2:00pm throw-in

Useful Information

Since 2000, Kerry have drawn more matches in the Munster Senior Football Championship than they have lost, 5 draws (all v Cork) as compared to 4 defeats in 33 matches played.

Tipperary have lost their first game in the Munster Senior Football Championship in the last 8 seasons. Tipperary’s last Munster SFC victory came in the first round in 2003 when helped by 11 points by Declan Browne, the Premier County defeated Waterford at Walsh Park by 0-18 to 1-12. Cork native Denis Walsh was the Waterford manager on the day.

There has been a 57% increase in the number of scores in the last 4 Munster Senior Football Championships – 2008 (21 scores per game), 2009 (24 scores per game), 2010 (28 scores per game), 2011 (33 scores per game).

Cork have won both competitions entered thus far in 2012, Cork won the McGrath Cup in January with victories over Clare, CIT and Tipperary, conceding a total of 20 points in 210 minutes of action. Cork then progressed to win the Allianz Football League Division 1 title for the third consecutive year. During the 7 group matches in Division 1, Cork conceded the least amount of scores (an aggregate of 78 points). Kerry had the second best defensive record with a concession of 86 points on aggregate. Cork’s defensive record in the 12 competitive matches played in 2012 has seen them concede an average of 8.16 points per game.

Since 2000, Limerick have won as many matches in the Munster Senior Football Championship (9) than Tipperary (2), Clare (5) and Waterford (2) combined. Only 2 of those 9 Limerick victories have come at home, against Waterford in 2004 (1-18 to 0-7) and against Clare in 2006 (2-5 to 0-8).  Limerick have a home tie with Waterford in the 2012 first round on May 20th at the Gaelic Grounds Limerick.

Clare have won 1 of their last 7 matches in the Munster Senior Football Championship, a 0-9 to 0-7 victory over Waterford at Cusack Park Ennis in May 2008.

Waterford have won 2 matches in the Munster Senior Football Championship since 1988. Both victories have come at the expense of Clare in games played at Fraher Field Dungarvan – a 1-6 to 0-7 victory in 2007 and a 1-10 to 0-9 win in 2010.

Cork’s Daniel Goulding was the top scorer in the 2011 Munster Senior Football Championship with 2-16 (0-9 from frees) in three matches. Colm Cooper (Kerry) was second with 0-14 (0-5 frees) while there was a three-way tie for 3rd place involving Darran O’Sullivan (Kerry – 2-6), Declan O’Sullivan (Kerry – 0-12) and Donnacha O’Connor (Cork – 2-6, 0-3 frees, 1-0 penalty).

2012 Munster Senior Football Championship Matches played to date

Limerick 2-12 Waterford 0-7 – May 20th @ Gaelic Grounds Limerick (Munster Quarter-Final)

Limerick: B Scanlon; J McCarthy, P Browne, L O’Dwyer; S Lavin, J Riordan, P Ranahan; T Lee, P Kinnerk; E Barry, E O’Connor, S Buckley; G Collins, S O’Carroll, I Ryan
Subs used: I Corbett for Barry (34 mins), J O’Meara for Kinnerk (48), S Kelly for O’Carroll (54), J Cooke for Lee (63), S Lucey for Ranahan (68).

Waterford: K Cotter; M O’Gorman, T O’Gorman, K Connery; W Hennessy, T Grey, S Briggs; S Ahearne, S O’Hare; P Hurney, S Dempsey, C O’Keeffe; T Prendergast, JJ Hutchinson, M Ferncombe
Subs used: J Veale for Ferncombe, P Whyte for Dempsey, S Fleming for Hutchinson (all 60 mins).

Referee: Conor Lane (Cork)

2012 Top Scorers – Munster Senior Football Championship

Ian Ryan (Limerick) – 1-7 (0-6 frees)
Seamus O’Carroll (Limerick) – 1-1
Ger Collins (Limerick) – 0-2
JJ Hutchinson (Waterford) – 0-2
Tony Grey (Waterford) – 0-2
Mark Ferncombe (Waterford) – 0-2

Stephen Kelly (Limerick), John Cooke (Limerick), Shane Ahearne (Waterford)  – 0-1 each

Munster GAA FOOTBALL Senior Championship Roll Of Honour

Kerry (74) – 1892, 1903, 1904, 1905, 1908, 1909, 1910, 1912, 1913, 1914, 1915, 1919, 1923, 1924, 1925, 1926, 1927, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1932, 1933, 1934, 1936, 1937, 1938, 1939, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1944, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1950, 1951, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1972, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1991, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2000, 2001, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2010, 2011

Cork (36) – 1890, 1891, 1893, 1894, 1897, 1899, 1901, 1906, 1907, 1911, 1916, 1928, 1943, 1945, 1949, 1952, 1956, 1957, 1966, 1967, 1971, 1973, 1974, 1983, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1999, 2002, 2006, 2008, 2009

Tipperary (9) – 1888, 1889, 1895, 1900, 1902, 1918, 1920, 1922, 1935

Clare (2) – 1917, 1992

Waterford (1) – 1898

Limerick (1) – 1896

Munster GAA FOOTBALL Senior Championship – List of Winning Teams

Visit the Munster GAA web site History section to view the complete list of each winning team since the competition began 1888 – http://munster.gaa.ie/history/sf_teams/

Munster Senior FOOTBALL Cup

No Name – Presented by Munster Council in 1928

All Ireland GAA FOOTBALL Senior Championship

In the Senior Football All Ireland Roll of Honour, Kerry are top with 36, 14 ahead of the next county – Dublin. Cork are 4th in the roll of honour with 7 titles. Tipperary have won 4 All-Ireland’s, their last in 1920 while Limerick won the first ever All-Ireland Senior Football Championship played in 1887 and also won the All-Ireland in 1896.