Brian Keneddy,Paraic Walsh and Mark Kelly will all start in Nowlan park as Joey Holden drops to the bench and Richie Power and Henry Shefflin miss out due to injury
Walter Walsh and Eoin Larkin replace the injured duo up front with Lester Ryan and Richie Hogan forming the midfield.
Offaly manager Brian Whelehan will start with four newcomers to championship action in Nowlan park.
Last year’s captain David Kenny is injured while Sean Cleary is absent through suspension.
Kilkenny manager Brian Cody is expecting a serious challenge from the midlanders in Nowlan Park.
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KCLR will have live commentary tomorrow from 6pm thanks to Country Style Foods Kilmacow.