Cork face Clare in the final of the McGrath cup this Sunday in Mallow. The match kicks off at 4pm. The McGrath Cup is a great way to test new players and for Ronan McCarthy to get some idea of who the panel will be for the league and championship ahead.
One of the big news items this week was the decision by 37-year-old Donncha O’Connor to commit to another year with the squad. With some high profile retirements, it was expected by some that he would leave but he has given the team a boost as his experience in the dressing room alone will be immensely valuable
Corks first league game takes place on Saturday, January 27th in Pairc Ui Chaoimh