Richie McCarthy suffers cruciate ligament injury
Limerick GAA has confirmed that Richie McCarthy has suffered a knee injury.
McCarthy will require surgery in the coming weeks after picking up a serious ACL problem while playing for his club Blackrock last weekend.
The Limerick statement said: "The management team, backroom team, and entire panel of players wish Richie the very best in his recovery and ensure him of our fullest support in the months ahead.
"We have every faith in his ability to work through this challenge and look forward to seeing him back on the pitch with Limerick and Blackrock in 2019."