Dublin’s Kevin Byrne. INPHO
Kevin Byrne and Mark Schutte will start their first Allianz NHL game for Dublin against Offaly on Saturday evening.
Byrne, who impressed throughout the Walsh Cup, partners Joey Boland at midfield.
Schutte, a younger brother of full back Paul, is selected at corner forward.
Liam Rushe will play at centre back while Johnny McCaffrey will continue at centre forward.
Dublin (NHL V Offaly): Gary Maguire; Peter Kelly, Paul Schutte, Ruairi Trainor; Michael Carton, Liam Rushe, Shane Durkin; Joey Boland, Kevin Byrne; Conal Keaney, John McCaffrey, Danny Sutcliffe; Paul Ryan, Conor McCormack, Mark Schutte.