Naomh Conaill defy odd for championship victory

Naomh Conaill captain Leo McLoone lifts the Dr. Maguire Cup on Sunday. Photo Thomas Gallagher INDP1910 Co Final TG9
Naomh Conaill were crowned Donegal senior champions for the third time when they showed great determination to overcome St. Eunan’s in MacCumhaill Park.

Naomh Conaill were crowned Donegal senior champions for the third time when they showed great determination to overcome St. Eunan’s in MacCumhaill Park.

Reduced to 14 men when young Eoghan McGettigan was red carded after just coming in as a substitute in the 39th minute, they took the game by the scruff of the neck and were worthy winners in the end, even though they prevailed by the minimum, 0-11 to 0-10.