Killoe beat Dromard at the second attempt to reach county final

Peter Hanley Motors Senior Football Championship Semi-Final Replay

Peter Hanley Motors Senior Football Championship Semi-Final Replay

Killoe Young Emmets . . . . . . 2-7 Dromard . . . . . . 1-8

Killoe Young Emmets booked their place in the County Senior Football Championship Final for the first time in 17 years after a hard fought win over Dromard in the semi-final replay at Glennon Brothers Pearse Park on Sunday evening.

With nine minutes to go the Killoe side were just ahead by one point but despite winning possession Dromard just couldn’t get the point to level the game and in the 60th minute Sean McCormack fired over a point to put Killoe ahead by two and that’s how it finished.

Read the full report in the next edition of the Longford Leader, on sale on Wednesday