It’s Carlow versus Leitrim in Netwatch Doctor Cullen Park in Round 2B of the All Ireland football qualifiers with the losers out of the championship in a game you can hear live at 3pm on Shannonside FM this afternoon. The Division four sides will play for the first time ever in the All-Ireland Senior football championship today.
Leitrim defeated them by 2-14 to 2-12 victory in the league earlier this year. So far in the championship this season Leitrim defeated London before losing out to Roscommon in the Connacht championship while Carlow had a victory over Wexford before defeat to Dublin in the Leinster championship and then a one point win over London in the qualifers last weekend.
Kevin McDermott has been looking ahead to the big match. He looks back on their win over Waterford last year in what was their second ever qualifier win. He returns to the day Benny Guckian was appointed, the day Leitrim defeated Carlow in the league, The injury to Emlyn Mulligan and their championship games to date as well as look at how Carlows season has been progressing.
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