Lavin, McGill and McMahon return as Championship team takes shape

Meath have made three changes for tomorrow’s NFL clash with Monaghan in Clones. The game – which will be shown live on TG4’s YouTube Channel – is of no material significance to already relegated Meath, however, there are bound to be players hoping to at least give the management a decision to make ahead of the Leinster SFC opener against either Wexford or Wicklow on November 8th. Defenders Seamus Lavin and Conor McGill and live wire attacker Bryan McMahon return having all missed last week’s valiant display against Dublin this day last week. Meanwhile, Seneschalstown’s Cathal Hickey moves to wing … Continue reading Lavin, McGill and McMahon return as Championship team takes shape

Murphy’s ‘Major’ seals the deal as McCarthy’s men March on

LEINSTER MFC; MEATH 1.15 DUBLIN 0-07 A second half goal from Dunshaughlin’s Aaron Murphy pointed the home side towards victory as they completely dominated their old rivals to further underline the progress made and the work which continues to be done with Meath underage teams. Such an outcome looked distinctly unlikely when the sides changed ends deadlocked at 0-04 apiece. However, a flurry of early second half scores, with Summerhill’s Eoghan Frayne particularly prominent, before Murphy from the newly crowned Minor county champions sealed the deal. Team manager John McCarthy, who played his club football with Walterstown but is now … Continue reading Murphy’s ‘Major’ seals the deal as McCarthy’s men March on