Fr. Manning Gaels make winning start

Peter Hanley Motors Senior Football Championship – Round 1

Peter Hanley Motors Senior Football Championship – Round 1

Fr. Manning Gaels . . . . . . 1-12 Killashee St. Brigid’s . . . . . . 0-6

It took Fr. Manning Gaels a considerable length of time to eventually assert their superiority over last year’s Intermediate title winners St. Brigid’s but from the moment full-forward Kevin Whelan fired home the decisive only goal with eleven minutes gone in the second half the outcome of the Senior Football Championship Round 1 game at the Slashers grounds on Sunday was never in any doubt.

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