Bernard Brogan among five changes for Dublin's clash with Donegal

Meanwhile, Michael Savage is preferred to Stephen Cluxton between the sticks

Bernard Brogan among five changes for Dublin's clash with Donegal

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Bernard Brogan returns for Dublin as they prepare to take on Donegal in Division 1 of the Allianz football league this evening.

The pairing of Brogan and Paddy Andrews come in in place of Dean Rock and Diarmuid Connolly for tonight's clash in Croke Park.

St Vincent's goalkeeper Michael Savage is preferred to Stephen Cluxton in goal who featured in Dublin's 1-15 to 1-7 victory over Down in Newry.

Denis Bastick also returns to the midfield alongside Brian Fenton, while Eric Lowndes comes in for Michael Fitzsimons at the back.

Dublin XV

1. Michael Savage (St Vincent’s)

2. Philly McMahon (Ballymun Kickhams)
3. Jonny Cooper (Na Fianna)
4. David Byrne (Naomh Olaf)

5. James McCarthy (Ballymun Kickhams)
6. Eric Lowndes (St Peregrines)
7. John Small (Ballymun Kickhams)

8. Brian Fenton (Raheny)
9. Denis Bastick (Templeogue Synge Street)

10. Paul Flynn (Fingalians)
11. Paddy Andrews (St Brigids)
12. Ciaran Kilkenny (Castleknock)

13. Cormac Costello (Whitehall Colmcille)
14. Kevin McManamon (St Jude’s)
15. Bernard Brogan (St Oliver Plunkett’s/Eoghan Ruadh)