Saturday 22 July 2017

Video: Mass brawl involving players, mentors and fans mars GAA match

Independent.ie Newsdesk

Independent.ie Newsdesk

A huge row involving players, coaching staff and a number of spectators marred a play-off club match in Derry yesterday.

Owenbeg was the venue for the Division 1 playoff between Glenullin and Forgelen, but the game will be remembered for all the wrong reasons as a fracas broke out involving the majority of player on the pitch as well as players and mentors on the sideline.

Footage even shows spectators getting involved in the ugly scenes with stewards attempted in vein to keep proceedings under control.

Glenullin won on a scoreline of 3-07 to 1-05.

Hoganstand.com captured the unsavoury scenes.

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