Report: Improved Donegal back on track

DONEGAL 0-14 LAOIS 0-08 BY CHRIS MCNULTY AT PAIRC SEAN MACDIADMADA THE murky world of the All-Ireland qualifiers are no place for demanding perfection. What Donegal gave on Saturday evening in claustrophobic Carrick-On-Shannon was a performance that was far from perfect, but at least there were plenty of signs of improvement. Most especially when faced […]

McGuinness hails his deadly duo

CHRIS MCNULTY IN CAVAN JIM McGuinness hailed the influences of Michael Murphy and Colm McFadden, who gave Donegal the kiss of life in Cavan yesterday. Donegal led by start to finish, but they only looked comfortable in the opening 14 minutes. Advertisement By then, they led by four and the game was going along the […]

Report: Donegal prevail to reach Ulster final

DONEGAL 0-12 DOWN 0-09 BY CHRIS MCNULTY AT KINGSPAN BREFFNI PARK THE moment James McCartan knew the game was up was perhaps the picture that summed this one up. Advertisement His team trailed by three points and Peter Turley headed off on a surge into Tir Chonaill’s myriad of bodies. The clock was ticking and, […]

Report: Donegal deliver emphatic message

GAA – Ulster Senior Football Championship Quarter-Final DONEGAL 2-10 TYRONE 0-10 BY CHRIS MCNULTY IN BALLYBOFEY Advertisement WHEN this game was in the melting pot, it was Donegal who rolled their sleeves up and got to work in style. The Ulster and All-Ireland champions lowered Tyrone’s colours in sending out a huge note of their […]