Cian O'Neill has named three debutants in his side for the O'Byrne Cup opener against Longford in St Conleth's Park this afternoon at 2pm.
Sarsfields trio Shea Ryan, Ben McCormack and Conor Hartley all make their competitive debuts at senior level for the Lilywhites, though all three played in the challenge match against Roscommon last Monday.
Mick O'Grady is back in the side after taking the year out in 2016, while Keith Cribbin also comes back into the side after recovering from the knee injury that has disrupted his involvement over the last 18 months.
Fergal Conway starts at wing-forward, while Fionn Dowling gets his chance alongside Tommy Moolick in midfield for the visit of the Midlanders.
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