Lacey set for return but McHugh is out of Derry tie

Karl Lacey 0814Karl Lacey is back in contention for a place in the Donegal starting team.

Donegal will start their National Football League campaign this Saturday against Derry in Ballybofey.

Lacey was involved in an in house game over the weekend and came through it well.

Eoin Mc Hugh however will miss the game.

The Kilcar 20 year old has a virus and may also be ruled out of the second game at Croke Park against Dublin the following Saturday.

McHugh has been unable to train since the win over Fermanagh in the Dr Mc Kenna Cup.