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Dublin Minors and 3 Raheny lads selected to start v Meath.

posted Jul 20, 2011, 9:32 AM by Kevin Brassil   [ updated Jul 23, 2011, 1:50 AM ]
Well done to Dublin Minors and the Raheny contingent on a comprehensive semi-final victory. A great crowd from Raheny were in Parnell Park to watch Ruthers, Paddy and Gavin play their part and we look forward to seeing them in Croke Park in the Leinster MFC Final v Meath on Sunday 10th July.

Goalie Joe Dowling injured his foot dring the week and was not available for selection.
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Dublin minor footballers progressed to the Leinter MFC final after overcoming Kildare in Wednesday night’s semi-final at Parnell Park.

The Dubs will face Meath in the provincial decider who defeated Louth in their semi after impressing when comprehensively defeating the Lilywhites at the Donnycarney venue.


Dublin: C Kilkenny 0-11 (0-3f), Gavin Ivory 0-5 (0-1 ‘45’), P Mannion 1-1, C Costello 0-3, D Campbell 0-2, S Fulham, J McCaffrey 0-1 each.

Kildare: N Kelly 0-3 (0-2f), B Coffey 0-2 (0-2f), D Duke, P Brophy, T Gibbons, F Conway, D King, D Hyland 0-1 each.

DUBLIN - R O’Hanlon; G Hannigan, R McDaid, Rutherson Real (Raheny); J McCaffrey, J Small, E Lowndes; Patrick O’Higgins (Raheny), E Ó Conghaile; Gavin Ivory (Raheny), D Campbell, C Costello; P Mannion, C Kilkenny, S Fulham.

SubsA O’Brien for Fulham (53), C Meaney for Costello (54), D Byrne for Real (56), R Mullins for Kilkenny (58), M Mac Donncha for Ó Conghaile (59) .

KILDARE - S McNamara; B Egan, S O’Hagan, S Higgins; D Duke, J Murray, D Hyland; G Farrell, D Flynn; P Brophy, F Conway, B Coffey; T Gibbons, N Kelly, D King.

SubsC Brady for Coffey (35), T O’Connell for Flynn (43), S Christianson for Farrell (46), G Keegan for King (49), E Ralph for Murray (54). 

REF – D Maher (Westmeath).