Sunday 19 November 2017

Why some fans aren't happy

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

(Cavan)

Pairc Esler 60 kilometres 40 minutes

(Down)

Athletic Grounds 88 kilometres 1 hour 6 minutes

(Armagh)

Parnell Park 51 kilometres 38 minutes

(Dublin)

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