An Ghaeltacht Miss Out On All-Ireland Football Final Spot

An Ghaeltacht have lost to Moy Tir na nOg in the AIB All-Ireland Intermediate Club Football Championship semi-final.

A late goal saw them go down 1-5 to 0-6.

The opening score of the game came after 17 minutes from An Ghaeltacht, who doubled their advantage 3 minutes later.


Moy had the only other scores of the period and it was 2 points each at half time.

An Ghaeltacht went in front in the opening minute upon the restart but again Moy levelled.

10 minutes into the half and An Ghaeltacht went in front once more at 0-4 to 0-3.

3 minutes later however, An Ghaeltacht lost Eanna O’Conchuir to a red card.

They overcame that to double their advantage in the 55 minute mark and went 3 in front 5 minutes later.

Disaster struck for An Ghaeltacht 30 seconds later as Moy goaled

That goal drew Moy level and they pointed to pull clear.

An Ghaeltacht then came oh so close to scoring in the last of 6 added on minutes

That chance went wide, Moy went up the other end and pointed again and An Ghaeltacht were out.

An Ghaeltacht player manager Marc O’Se

Moy’s Sean Cavanagh

The other semi-final finished Michael Glaveys, Roscommon 0-13 Kilanerin, Wexford 0-11.