Longford win New York Intermediate Football Championship title

New York GAA Intermediate Football Championship Final

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New York Longford Intermediate Football Championship Final

Kevin Mulligan, captain of the victorious Longford GAA team in New York, is pictured receiving the New York Intermediate Football Championship Cup at Gaelic Park following their win over Sligo.

There were scenes of great celebration in Gaelic Park on Sunday last as the Longford football team in New York won the Intermediate Championship title, beating Sligo 1-12 to 1-9 in the final with Ardagh native Brian Kavanagh playing a leading role in this terrific triumph.

The captain of the Longford squad, New York Intermediate champions 2017, was Mullinalaghta man Kevin Mulligan and brother of Shane who captained St Columba’s to back-to-back Longford SFC titles following their win over Abbeylara in the recent county final.  

The following are the members of the victorious Longford GAA New York squad: William Doherty, Gavin Curran, James Coyle, Robert Mahon, Lonan McGuire, Kevin Nolan, Niall Macken, David Clifford, Hugh Curran, Dalton McDonagh, Aaron Cunningham, Darren Farley, Niall Judge, Simon Powell, Brian Kavanagh, JJ Matthews, Kevin Mulligan, Gary Maguire, Darren McLoughlin, David Carrick.