A former Clare hurling captain feels it is a positive that the squad have time to prepare properly for the coming season.
The 2022 season gets underway tomorrow afternoon when Waterford make the trip to Cusack Park for the Munster Hurling Cup semi final.
Clare are due to being the National Hurling League on February 5th, while the Munster championship gets underway at the end of April against Tipperary.
Feakle’s Tommy Guilfoyle says having a structured lead in to the campaign is something Clare will benefit from
Throw in tomorrow afternoon in Cusack Park is at 1.30pm