Daithi Burke

  • All-Ireland champions Limerick have swept up at the 2020 PwC GPA All-Star Awards.

    A record-equaling nine of John Kiely's side were included in the team of the year after they won their second All-Ireland in three years.

    All-Ireland finalists Waterford won three with Clare, Galway, and Kilkenny all receiving one.

    The team in full that was named via a virtual ceremony on Saturday evening was:

    Goalkeeper

    1. Nickie Quaid (Limerick – Effin)

    Defenders

    2. Seán Finn (Limerick – Bruff)
    3. Dan Morrissey (Limerick – Ahane)
    4. Daithí Burke (Galway – Turloughmore)

    5. Diarmaid Byrnes (Limerick – Patrickswell)
    6. Tadhg de Búrca (Waterford – Clashmore Kinsalebeg)
    7. Kyle Hayes (Limerick – Kildimo Pallaskenry)

    Midfielders

    8. Jamie Barron (Waterford – Fourmilewater)
    9. Tony Kelly (Clare – Ballyea)

    Forwards

    10. Gearóid Hegarty (Limerick – St Patrick’s)
    11. Cian Lynch (Limerick – Patrickswell)
    12. Tom Morrissey (Limerick – Ahane)

    13. Aaron Gillane (Limerick – Patrickswell)
    14. TJ Reid (Kilkenny – Ballyhale Shamrocks)
    15. Stephen Bennett (Waterford – Ballysaggart).