Meath senior hurling manager Nick Weir has been forced into one change from the team that defeated Kerry last Sunday for the Joe McDonagh Cup relegation final clash with Kildare.

Drumree’s David Reilly comes in for the injured Ian Bermingham. The Trim star picked up a foot injury in that win over the Kingdom and also missed Meath’s All Ireland Ireland U20 B quarter final win over Wicklow on Tuesday. His club mate Ben Holden has been added to the subs bench.

Throw in at Parnell Park on Saturday July 17th is at 3pm.

Meath team (v Kildare Joe McDonagh Cup Rel final): Charlie Ennis, Ger Murphy, Shane Whitty, Sean Geaghty, James Kelly, Darragh Kelly, Keith Keogan, Stephen Morris, James Toher, Mark O’Sullivan, Jack Regan, David Reilly, Adam Gannon, Alan Douglas, Paddy Conneely. Subs: Conor Ryan, Shane Brennan, Mickey Burke, Sean Quigley, David Reilly, Callum O’Sullivan, Cian Kelly, Eamonn O Donnchadha, Jack Walsh, Nicholas Potterton, Padraic O’Hanrahan, Ben Holden