Cody says Kilkenny are as strong as ever

Brian Cody

Ahead of this weekend's All Ireland Final, Kilkenny manager Brian Cody says their panel is as strong as ever.

Henry Shefflin , Tommy Walsh, JJ Delaney, David Herity, Aiden Fogarty and Brian Hogan all retired at the end of last season following a tenth All Ireland title of the Cody era.

The manager who's planning for a decider with Galway on Sunday says his current squad have stepped up the absence of those who have left...