LIFELONG friend of Paul McCloskey, and former Derry forward, Paul Murphy says that the longer his friend’s fight with Amir Khan goes on, the greater his chance of winning.
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.
Donegal midfielder Neil Gallagher has insisted that Jim McGuinness’ side must learn from mistakes made in 2007.
A Monaghan u-21 footballer has confirmed that the scoreboard error during Wednesday night’s Championship semi-final against Tyrone may have affected the outcome.
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
Mickey Harte has named his side for what will be a make or break game at the foot of division two.
Monaghan have announced their team to take on division one table-toppers, Dublin, this weekend.
Shamrock Cup – U-21 Football Final Monaghan v Tyrone on Wednesday 23rd February. Venue: Oliver Plunkett Park, Emyvale Throw-in: 7.45pm
Derry boss says he won’t go chasing absentee midfielder Fergal Doherty
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