By Charlie Collins
Naomh Conaill 1-16 v 1-08 Gweedore
Naomh Conaill retained their senior title with a massively spectacular efficiency, dominating the ultimate from begin to end.
John O Malley transformed two early after which Odhran Doherty, Brendan McDyer, and Anthony Thompson kicked three wonderful factors from play as Naomh raced to a 5 level lead within the opening ten minutes.
Micheal Roarty lastly bought the scoreboard going for Gweedore within the twelfth minute however in a short time Jeaic MacCeallabhui and two from Ciaran Thompson, all from play, had Naomh Conaill 0-08 to 0-01 forward and in cruise management.
Ultan Doherty fisted over their ninth level, Daire O Baoill kicked Gweedore’s second in a uncommon assault and their trigger wasn’t helped when Cian McEntee was obtained a black card simply earlier than half-time for a foul on Ethan O Donnell off the ball.
Naomh Conaill led 0-09 to 0-02 on the break.
Micheal Carroll’s free bought the second-half scoring underway however Ciaran Thompson’s third level bought his staff to double figures in a short time, 0-10 to 0-03.
Ethan Harkin transformed a free however factors from Charles McGuinness, John O Malley, and Jeaic MacCeallabhui made it 0-13 to 0-04.
Man of the Match Ethan O Donnell then arrange Charles McGuinness to fist to the web after which McGuinness and Eunan Doherty and Keelin McGill kicked factors, 1-15 to 0-05. Sub Fergal Delaney bought a purpose, Ciaran Gillespie and Neasan McBride with factors replied for Gweedore however Naomh Conaill ran out simple and spectacular winners to retain their senior championship title.
Naomh Conaill: Stephen McGrath; Jason Campbell, AJ Gallagher, Ultan Doherty (0-01), Kevin McGettigan, Anthony Thompson (0-01), Ethan O’Donnell; Leo McLoone, Ciaran Thompson (0-03), Brendan McDyer, (0-01), Odhran Doherty (0-01) Eunan Doherty (0-01), Jeaic Mac Ceallabhui (0-02), Charlie McGuinness (1-02), John O’Malley (0-03). Subs: Eoin Waide for Campbell (44mins), Keelin McGill (0-01) for McDyer (51mins), Logan Quinn for McGettigan (55mins), Shane McDevitt for MacCeallabhui (56mins).
Gaoth Dobhair: Daithi Roberts; Aodán Bhreathnach, Neil McGee, Gary McFadden, Niall Friel, Eamonn McGee, Micheal Roarty (0-01), Daire O Baoill ( 0-01), Domhnaill Mac Giolla Bhríde, Micheal Carroll (0-03), Odhran Mac Niallais, James ó Baoill; Ethan Harkin (0-01), Shane Ferry, Cian McEntee. Subs: Stefan Donna McFadden for Shane Ferry (h/t), Ciaran Gillespie 0-01 for McEntee (40mins), Cathal de Burca and Neasan McBride 0-01 for Roarty and James O Baoill, Fergal Delaney (1-00) for Breathnach (55mins).
Naomh Conaill win Donegal Senior Soccer Championship was final modified: October twenty third, 2023 by