All-Ireland club IFC final: glory for Truagh
February 09, 2014
CHAMPIONS.. Truagh Gaels captain Pauric Treanor raises the cup.
Truagh Gaels (Monaghan) 2-21
Kiltane (Mayo) 2-13
Truagh Gaels produced a late scoring burst to overcome Kiltane in today's All-Ireland club IFC final at Croke Park.
It was anyone's game with seven minutes remaining when Truagh held a one-point lead, 2-14 to 2-13, but the Monaghan men finished with a flourish to take the spoils.
Impressive corner forward Daniel McKenna scored 1-6 in the first half to help his side to a 2-10 to 2-5 interval lead.
Kiltane had led early on thanks to goals from Darragh Carey (penalty) and Mikey Sweeney, but McKenna settled Truagh with a 13th minute major and a second from Mark Counihan a short time later turned the game in their favour.
Truagh Gaels - I Treanor; J McCarron, N Feely, N McQuillan; B Cuddy, R Treanor, P McKenna (0-4, 1f); P Treanor, N McRory; A Treanor (0-4), C McKenna (0-2, 1f), E Kelly; D Finnegan (0-1), M Counihan (1-1), D McKenna (1-7). Subs: N Coyle for Kelly, K Sheerin for McRory, J Treanor for R Treanor, S McKenna (0-2) for Finnegan, D McRory for A Treanor, A Coyle for Counihan.
Kiltane - M J Reilly; D Carey (1-0 pen), R Corrigan, S Sweeney; PJ Gaughan, T Gaughan (0-1), S Gaughan; J Reilly (0-1), J Healy (0-3, 1f); U Corrigan (0-2), S Carey, E Barrett (0-3, 1f); M Sweeney (1-1), S Lindsay (0-2), T Conroy. Subs: M Gallagher for D Carey.
Referee - A Nolan.
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