2 November 2023

~2 minutes read

Intermediate Football Final Preview – Kilconly v Monivea Abbey

Share story:
Intermediate Football Final Preview – Kilconly v Monivea Abbey

A place in next year’s Senior Football Championship is up for grabs this Saturday in Tuam Stadium (2.30 pm) when Kilconly and Monivea Abbey meet in an eagerly anticipated County Intermediate Football Championship Final. Kilconly are back in the final twelve months on from losing last year’s decider to Dunmore MacHales, while Monivea Abbey are looking to bounce straight back to senior, having been relegated last year. During the week. we visited both camps to talk to both managers and captains. First up, Ollie Turner went to Kilconly to chat to captain Niall Daly and firstly, manager Norman O’Brien…

Tommy Devane visited his home club Monivea Abbey to get the views of team manager Francis Roche and firstly, team captain Cillian McDaid who will miss the final on Saturday through injury…

Tommy also spoke to the Monivea Abbey manager Francis Roche…

Paths to the final:

Semi-Finals: Monivea Abbey 2-12 Cortoon Shamrocks 0-11; Kilconly 0-13 Oileain Arann 0-11

Quarter-finals: Monivea Abbey 0-13 Micheal Breathnach 0-12; Kilconly 2-12 St Brendans 1-13

Group Games: Monivea Abbey 1-15 Clifden 1-7; Monivea Abbey 0-13 Corofin 0-12; Monivea Abbey 1-12 Caltra 1-12

Kilconly 2-5 Kilkerrin Clonberne 0-9; Kilconly 2-15 Cortoon Shamrocks 1-15; Kilconly 2-13 Micheal Breathnach 0-16

 

Share story:

Eddie McCormack talks golf and farm-life in Galway

TB devastated his farmyard in March of last year and it forced him into a rethink, Eddie McCormack was mentally drained. Now he has gone organic, there ar...

Shamrock Rovers vs Galway United (Women's Premier Division Preview with Phil Trill)

Galway United return to SSE Airtricity League Women’s Premier Division action on Saturday (25th May 2024) when they travel to Shamrock Rovers. The T...

Galway Community Games Team event draws announced

The draws for the Galway Community Games Team events for 2024 have been announced. All preliminary round games in the bigger entries must be completed by ...

Bundee Aki named as Ireland Men's Players' Player of the Year

Connacht and Ireland’s Bundee Aki was last night named as the BDO Ireland Men’s XVs Players’ Players of the Year 2024 by his fellow players at the ...