Why some fans aren't happy
Published 14/06/2011 | 05:00
THEY were denied the chance to see their team win a Leinster title last year because of a poor refereeing decision, and some Louth supporters are now angry at the distance they will have to travel to see their team attempt to gain revenge over Meath in the qualifiers. The decision to play the game at Breffni Park will mean a longer journey across poorer roads than some other options that could have been available, as seen from the panel below.
GROUND DISTANCE FROM DROGHEDA ESTIMATED TRAVEL TIME
Breffni Park 72 kilometres 1 hour 25 minutes
Pairc Esler 60 kilometres 40 minutes
Athletic Grounds 88 kilometres 1 hour 6 minutes
Parnell Park 51 kilometres 38 minutes