Kearney names XI

COLERAINE boss Oran Kearney has named his team for this afternoon’s Danske Bank Premiership opener against Cliftonville…

Chris Johns starts in goal, with a back four of Lyndon Kane, Gareth McConaghie, Stephen O’Donnell and Aaron Canning.

In midfield, Josh Carson and Ian Parkhill operate on the flanks, with Stephen Lowry partnered in midfield by Ben Doherty.

James McLaughlin and Eoin Bradley spearhead the attack.

COLERAINE: Johns, Kane, Canning, Doherty, Lowry, McLaughlin, Bradley, Carson, McConaghie, O’Donnell, Parkhill.

Subs: Mullan, Douglas, Burns, Glackin, Gawne, Shiels, McGuckin.