FL Div 3: Clann na nGael remain in contention

May 02, 2017

Clann Na nGaels Eamon O Donnachada

Clann na nGael kept their good recent run going with this win in Athboy Saturday.

Clann Na nGael 2-13 Dunsany 1-10

Dunsany scored the first point but Clann na nGael replied with points from Darragh o Griofa and  Darren Kelly and a Caoimhin O Griofa goal to establish a lead which they never subsequently relinquished. They lead by 5 points at the break 1-6 to 0-4.

The second half began with a couple of Dunsany points but Clann na nGael responded well with Eamonn o Donnachada scoring 7 points on the trot.

A Gary Hanley goal seemed to seal the result with 5 minutes left putting his side ahead by 9 points ahead but a late Dunsany goal saw the Clann na nGael lead cut to 6 points.

Clann na nGael held out to win and will face Oldcastle next Friday with both teams near the top of the Division.

Clann na nGael: A Ryan,C Kelly,O Fitzpatrick,J Kelly,Coile o Griofa,B Duffy,P Garry,Darragh o Griofa(0-1),D Kelly(0-1),R Tuite A Ennis(0-1)J Shaw,E O Donnachada (0-8) C O Griofa (1-1 L Swaine(0-1))subs D Brogan,C Fitzsimons, G Hanley(1-0)

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