Sunday Sport Tribute To Legend Eugene McGee

Former All-Ireland winning manager and Longford native Eugene McGee has passed away.

The Longford man led Offaly to the 1982 All Ireland senior football title of 1982 and Leinster titles of 1980, ’81 and ’82,

Eugene McGee gave a life-time of service to football and managed the Irish International Rules team and also served as Cavan manager.

The journalist was a former managing editor of the Longford Leader newspaper and served as the chair of the Football Review Committee.

Sunday Sport paid tribute to Eugene McGee.

Dave Hooper spoke to

Shannonside Northern Sound broadcaster Joe Finnegan

Longford GAA commentator John Duffy,

Former Longford manager and Current St Mel’s Principal Declan Rowley

Longford GAA secretary Peter O’Reilly

Former Offaly captain Richie Connor

and former Longford Leader editor Shiela O’Reilly

Take a listen to the tribute here: