Fergal Horgan will referee next Sunday week’s All-Ireland senior hurling championship final between Limerick and Waterford at Croke Park.
It will mark the Tipperary official’s second Liam MacCarthy Cup decider, having previously take charge of the 2017 final between Galway and Waterford.
Horgan was the man in charge last Saturday night when the Deise men produced the second-half goods to down Leinster champions Kilkenny at headquarters.
John Ryan (Cashel King Cormacs), Alan Horgan, Mick Butler, and Sean Bradshaw (All Knockavilla Donaskeigh Kickhams) and will be his umpires on the day with Cork’s Colm Lyons acting as standby referee.
The GAA has also confirmed this morning that Galway’s Liam Gordon will take the whistle for the Joe McDonagh Cup final between Antrim and Kerry earlier the same day.
Sunday, December 13
GAA Hurling All-Ireland Senior Championship Final
Waterford v Limerick, Croke Park, 3.30pm
Referee: Fergal Horgan (Tipperary)
Stand By: Colm Lyons (Cork)
Linesman: Paud O Dwyer (Carlow)
Sideline: Sean Cleere (Kilkenny)
Umpires: John Ryan, Alan Horgan, Mick Butler, and Sean Bradshaw
Joe McDonagh Cup Final
Antrim v Kerry, Croke Park, 1pm
Referee: Liam Gordon (Galway)
Stand By: Sean Stack (Dublin)
Linesman: Patrick Murphy (Carlow)
Sideline: Thomas Gleeson (Dublin)
Umpires: Damien Gibbons, Alan MaClearn, Cian Ryan and Timmy FordeTweet