Monday 11 November 2019

Fallon on song as Rossies see off late Fermanagh rally

Roscommon 1-20 Fermanagh 1-15

Roscommon quelled Fermanagh's second-half rebellion to finish strongly and reach the U-21 'B' final in Ballinamore on Saturday.

Inspired by the Man of the Match Robbie Fallon, Roscommon were 1-12 to 1-7 ahead at half-time and despite a red card for Thomas Featherston, they sealed the win.

SCORERS -- Roscommon: R Fallon 0-10 (9f), L Kilcline 1-1, T Featherston 0-3, R Kelly, N Connaughton 0-2 each, E Mulry, J Lawlor 0-1 each. Fermanagh: J Duffy 0-7 (6f), C Corrigan 1-4, S Curran (1f) 0-2, T Cleary, JP McGarry 0-1 each.

ROSCOMMON -- N Fallon; M Keavney, P Kellehan, S Keane; M Concannon, B Donnelly, D Fallon; E Mulry, J Lawlor; P Leahy, T Featherston, D Concannon; L Kilcline, N Connaughton, R Fallon. Subs: R Kelly for Concannon, K Feehily for Leahy (59).

FERMANAGH -- D McPhillips; F De Lea, N Carson, C Caulfield; C McEvoy, F McBrien, D McTague; J Duffy, JP McGarry; M Beegan, R Hyde, C Corry; C Corrigan, S Curran, T Cleary. Subs: R Porteous for Corry (42), O Boule for Caulfield (46), V Woods for Cleary (60).

REF -- G Duffy (Antrim).

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