Abbeylara Begin Senior Championship With Victory

Abbeylara came back from behind to get their Peter Hanley Motors Longford SFC challenge off to a winning start.

The opening game of the senior championship saw Abbeylara and Mostrim exchange scores until Cillian Lynn’s 27th minute goal saw them lead 1-7 to 0-7 at half-time.

Mostrim kept a lead until the 61st when Barney Crawford found the Mostrim net with Abbeylara going onto win 1-13 to 1-12 for the first win of group two.

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In the Mulleady Group Intermediate football championship Ballymahon registered a comfortable eight point over Cashel, 15 points to 1-4.

The remaining weekend fixtures are;

Saturday, 20th July 2019

Peter Hanley Motors Senior Football Championship Rd. 1

Group 1: St Columba’s V St Mary’s Granard – C&D Devine Park – 7:30pm

Group 3: Longford Slashers V Colmcille – Páirc na nGael – 7:30pm

Mulleady Group Intermediate Football Championship Rd. 1

Group 1: St. Brigid’s Killashee V Sean Connollys – Páirc na nGael – 6pm

Group 2: Ballymore V Fr. Manning Gaels – C&D Devine Park – 6pm

Sunday, 21st July 2019

Peter Hanley Motors Senior Football Championship Rd. 1

Group 1: Dromard V Clonguish – Monaduff – 2pm

Group 2: Emmet Og Killoe V Carrickedmond – Leo Casey Park – 7:30pm

Mulleady Group Intermediate Football Championship Rd. 1

Group 2: Ardagh Moydow V Grattan Óg – Leo Casey Park – 6pm