Louth kept their 100pc record against Fingal
An eight-point haul from Gerard Smyth, and a fine midfield display from Shane Callan, helped Louth keep their 100pc record against Fingal in Swords.
Man Of The Match: Shane Callan (Louth)
SCORERS -- Louth: G Smyth 0-8 (7f, 1 '65'), Diarmuid O'Sullivan 1-1, D O Hodhrain 0-2, S Callan, D Dunne, B Corcoran 0-1 each Fingal: JM Sheridan 0-6 (5f), D Byrne 0-3, D Vaughan, A McInerney, D de Burca, C Donegan, P Daly 0-1 each.
Louth -- J Connolly 8; A Wallace 7, C Kerrigan 7, M Wallace 7; D McArdle 7, R Byrne 8, D Murphy 7; Donagh O'Sullivan 6, S Callan 8; S Fennell 6, D Dunne 7, D O'Hanrahan 5; B Corcoran 7, G Smyth 8, Diarmuid O'Sullivan 7. Subs: D O'Hodhrain 8 for O'Hanrahan (h-t), D Kettle 6 for Fennell (55).
Fingal -- W Burke 7; P Coyne 6, D Markey 7, N Ring 7; M Cussen 7, D Vaughan 8, A Morris 6; R McGarry 7, D Byrne 8; A McInerney 7, D de Burca 6, JM Sheridan 7; C Donegan 6, C O'Mahony 6, G Dillon 6. Subs: A Richardson 6 for Sheridan (blood sub, 21-24), B McCarthy 6 for Dillon (48), Richardson for Donegan (55), P Daly 7 for De Burca (61), R Sheridan 6 for Morris (68).
REF -- D Hughes (Carlow).
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