Liam Ryan will start his first game of the season against Offaly this Sunday (Tullamore, 2.30) as the Dubs attempt to build on their form shown against Tipp last time out.
Ryan comes into the attack at right half-forward and in the rejig Shane Durkin moves to midfield alongside Johnny McCaffrey.
Simon Lambert, who picked up an injury in the victory over Tipp, loses out with Joey Boland once again named in the half-back line. Boland was a late replacement for Ronan Fallon for the victory over Tipperary.
DUBLIN (SH v Offaly) – Gary Maguire; Niall Corcoran, Tomás Brady, Oisín Gough; Stephen Hiney, Joey Boland, Maurice O Brien; John McCaffrey, Shane Durkin; Peter Kelly, Liam Rushe, Liam Ryan; David Treacy, David OCallaghan, Alan McCrabbe.
Subs: 16. Finn McGarry.17. Ruairí Treanor 18. Seán O’Sullivan 19. Ronan Fallon, 20. David Curtin 21.Simon Lambert 22.John Kelly 23.Peadar Carton 24. Kevin Flynn O’Tooles