Watch: Coughlan's late point seals New York's first All-Ireland junior crown

July 16, 2023

New York's Shay McElligot and Conor Matthews celebrate the win over Kilkenny at Croke Park ©INPHO/Evan Treacy

New York are All-Ireland junior football champions for the first time after edging out Kilkenny with a 0-13 to 1-9 victory at Croke Park this afternoon.

The Exiles built up a 0-7 to 0-3 half-time lead at headquarters, but their Leinster opponents got level thanks to a Mick Kenny goal a dozen minutes into the second-half.

Kilkenny would move two in front from there but Shay McElligot got New York on level terms twice down the home stretch, before centre-forward Brian Coughlan sent over the winning point with this effort:

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