Derry team named for Armagh visit

By Michael McMullan

DERRY have made two changes to their team for Sunday’s visit of Armagh to Celtic Park (4pm).

Injured duo Conor Doherty and Eoin McEvoy have been listed to start ahead of Declan Cassidy and the suspended Gareth McKinless from the defeat to Galway.

Emmett Bradley retains his place with Cormac Murphy also added to the bench.

Niall Loughlin and Paudi McGrogan remain on the injured list.

Sunday will be a 100th competitive appearance at scenario level for Ciaran McFaul with Ethan Doherty set for this 50th appearance.

Derry lost by five points against Galway while Armagh were 0-16 to 0-11 winners over Westmeath.

Derry: Odhrán Lynch; Conor McCluskey, Chrissy McKaigue, Diarmuid Baker; Conor Doherty, Eoin McEvoy, Emmett Bradley; Conor Glass, Brendan Rogers; Ethan Doherty, Ciaran McFaul, Paul Cassidy; Niall Toner, Shane McGuigan, Lachlan Murray

Subs: Ryan Scullion, Marty Bradley, Declan Cassidy, Mark Doherty, Shea Downey, Ruairi Forbes, Donncha Gilmore, Danny McDermott, Cahir McMonagle, Cormac Murphy, Eunan Mulholland

Check out our latest edition of Gaelic Lives that looks ahead to Sunday’s clash through the eyes of Benny Heron and Paul Hearty. We also look at the other Ulster teams in the race for Sam Maguire.

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