CAVAN TO FACE HOLDERS DONEGAL IN ULSTER FINAL

14 June 2019 No Comments by The Northern Standard

COLM SHALVEY – Championship round-up

Donegal and Cavan will contest the Ulster SFC Final on Sunday week. Donegal were first to qualify after an impressive performance against Tyrone in Cavan on Saturday. Jamie Brennan and Michael Murphy were influential for Donegal, with the former’s first-half goal helping the holders to a commanding 1-9 to 0-5 lead.

Tyrone were unfortunate to lose Peter Harte to a black card early on and with several of their big players making little impact, it was a disappointing evening for the provincial SFC favourites, who had Tiernan McCann involved in an ugly incident shortly after the restart. Cathal McShane and sub Darren McCurry provided the bulk of…

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