2 June 2024

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Galway two from two in All-Ireland Senior Group Stages – Commentary, Report and Reaction

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Galway two from two in All-Ireland Senior Group Stages – Commentary, Report and Reaction

A goal from Shane Walsh five minutes from time was enough for Galway to push on and win their second game of the group stages of the all-Ireeland Senior Football Championship on Sunday afternoon.

Galway’s 1-12 to 0-11 win was hard earned but with Armagh comfortably winning also, it means the teams will meet in two weeks with the winner guaranteed a place in the All-Ireland Quarter Final.

Commentary from Jonathan Higgins and Barry Cullinane

The Full Time Report from Jonathan Higgins

Jonathan caught up with Galway Manager Padraic Joyce after the game

Jonathan also spoke to Galway’s Matthew Tierney

Galway: C Gleeson (0-2, two ’45’s); J McGrath, S Fitzgerald, J Glynn; D McHugh, J Daly, L Silke; P Conroy, J Maher; J Heaney, M Tierney (0-2), C Darcy (0-1); C Hernon (0-1), S Walsh (1-4, three frees), C McDaid (0-1).

Subs: D Ó Flaherty for Hernon (45), S Mulkerrin for Daly (45), T Culhane for McDaid (52), C Sweeney for Heaney (55), L Ó Conghaile for Maher (65), K Molloy (0-01) for Mulkerrin (blood, 70). e

Westmeath: J Daly; J Gonoud, K Maguire, J Dolan; S McCartan (0-01), R Wallace (0-2), D Lynch (0-1); R Connellan (0-1), A McCormack; J Lynam, R O’Toole, C Drumm; S Baker, J Heslin (0-5, five frees), R Forde (001).

Subs: L Loughlin for Forde (52), S Allen for Gonoud (55), S Smith for Baker (55), K Martin for Lynam (69), D Scahill for Dolan (inj., 70).

Ref: N Cullen (Fermanagh).

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