McKeever fearful

Despite his knee injury not being as bad as was first feared, Armagh defender Ciaran McKeever admits that he faces a race against time to be fully ready for their championship clash with Down.

Under 21s in first round action

Wednesday night sees the under 21 quarter finals taking place. All games throw in at 8pm, with extra time being played, if necessary. Fermanagh v Cavan at Brewster Park Donegal v Antrim at MacCumhaill Pairc Down v Tyrone at Pairc Esler Monaghan v  Derry at Inniskeen

Shamrock cup final fixed

Shamrock Cup – U-21 Football Final Monaghan v Tyrone on Wednesday 23rd February. Venue: Oliver Plunkett Park, Emyvale Throw-in: 7.45pm

Doing the bare minimum

Tyrone are playing a dangerous game, coasting through games, never putting sides to the sword, yet here they are in the McKenna cup final with the chance to set last week’s defeat at the hands of Derry to rights