Sunday 18 March 2018

Clare show their mettle to defeat Galway

A SUPERB solo goal from Joe Canning couldn’t prevent Galway from suffering a surprise defeat at the hands of Clare in Ennis

After their narrow defeat to Waterford in the last round, Clare made a good opening to matters in Ennis and led 0-9 to 0-5.


Tony Kelly and Joe Canning traded scores and the Banner men went in 0-12 to 0-8 leaders at half-time.


A superb second half goal from Joe Canning helped bring Galway into it as they trailed 1-13 to 0-18 with time ticking away after John Conlon had hit a number of fine scores for Clare and neither side could add to their tally as Clare recorded a fine win.

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