Preview: Direct Donegal to shoot ‘Down’ Mournes

BY CHRIS MCNULTY IN THE immediate aftermath of Down’s impressive second-half comeback against Derry three weeks ago, a BBC reporter wondered what James McCartan felt about meeting Donegal in the semi-final. “Yipee!” came the response from ‘Wee James’. Advertisement In last year’s Ulster final, Donegal trampled over Down once they got them knocked off balance. […]

McGuinness upbeat ahead of Down

ASIDE from the injuries that have ruled All-Stars Neil Gallagher and Karl Lacey out of the running, the news from Donegal’s weekend training camp in Downings was all upbeat ahead of Sunday’s Ulster semi-final against Down in Cavan…

Reaction: Jim’s approach strikes winning notes again

BY CHRIS MCNULTY WHEN Jim McGuinness was asked in February of his hopes for Donegal football in years three and four of his tenure, having won Sam Maguire in year two, his answer offered an insight as to what we should have expected yesterday. “My short-term, my medium-term and my long-term ambition is the 26th […]

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 […]