Roscommon Minors Begin With Galway Challenge

The Electric Ireland Connacht Minor football championship gets underway on Friday night.

Leitrim take on Mayo in Avantcard Pairc Sean MacDiarmada and Roscommon face Galway in Dr Hyde Park.

Roscommon manager Emmet Durney has been previewing Roscommon’s championship with Kevin McDermott.


Durney says “playing in Dr. Hyde Park is special”.

The manager spoke about the league format, the difference between the U-17 and U-18 grades,  The challenges they all face and outlined why he finds the job “rewarding”

Take a listen to the interview here:

Both games get underway at 7pm. And you can get updates here on Shannonside FM