Abbeylara outclass Ballymahon

Peter Hanley Motors Senior Football Championship – Round 3

Peter Hanley Motors Senior Football Championship – Round 3

Abbeylara . . . . . . . 5–17 Ballymahon . . . . . . . 0–7

Abbeylara cruised into the last eight of the Senior Football Championship with ridiculous ease as the lop-sided nature of the league stage in the battle for the Connolly Cup was yet again illustrated at Allen Park on Saturday evening.

The weaker teams continue to suffer the humiliation of heavy defeats and Ballymahon were eventually hammered by 25 points with powerful Abbeylara ace Niall Sheridan inflicting most of the damage to score three fisted goals in the first half.

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