Sunday 22 July 2018

Malee tilts scales for Kiltimagh

Kiltimagh 1-10
Emyvale 1-5
All-Ireland JFC Semi-Final

Connacht and Mayo champions Kiltimagh booked their place in an All-Ireland final after victory over Monaghan's Emyvale.

The Mayo side started better but Emyvale refused to be pushed aside and turned the game when Gareth McQuid broke through the Kiltimagh defence and rifled home.

As Ronan Malee netted however, the pendulum swung back for Kiltimagh.

Scorers -- Kiltimagh: C Charlton 0-4, R Malee 1-0, B Gallagher 0-3, J Byrne, L Lydon, A Forkan 0-1 each. Emyvale: G McQuaid 1-0, D McMahon 0-3, R McHugh 0-2

Kiltimagh -- P Burke; J Mulhern, J Murtagh, P Larkin; D Gallagher, C Heneghan, A Lydon; T Morley, P Regan; C Charlton, S Malee, L Lydon; B Gallagher, N Lydon, J Byrne. Subs: R Malee for J Byrne (28), P Lydon for J Mulhern (35), M Schlingermann for D Gallagher (60), A Forkan for N Lydon (62), K Lydon for B Gallagher (64).

Emyvale -- G McCaffery; C Connolly, S McKenna, S McMeel; B Askin, J Flannery, JT Treanor; Patrick J McKenna, B McKenna; G McQuid, M McAree, R McHugh; D McMahon, G McKernan, B O'Brien. Subs: P McCarron for JT Treanor (h-t), J Morrough for B Askin (40) G Devlin for P McCarron (52), M Flannery for P J McKenna (56), D McKernan for G McQuaid (57) .

Ref -- D Brazil (Offaly)

Irish Independent

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