GAA: CHAMPIONSHIP KICKS OFF FOR DONEGAL BOSTON GFC

first_imgChampionship season kicks off in Boston.Donegal GFC Boston Vs ChristophersDonegal and Christophers began their championship campaign under blueskies in Canton sunday afternoon.Both teams are no stranger to eachother having met in the first game of the championship last year aswell as the first round of the Pat O Brien cup this year. Christophersstarted sharp with a point from Paudie Kenneally followed by a goalchance that almost trickled into the net. It was the wake up call thatDonegal needed as they started to dominate the game. Christy Bell andBrian White opened the charge with points coming from Ciaran Williamsand the veteran Kevin Curran. A well worked goal from Garbhan Frielfollowed after a good ball from Brian Donnelly. White and Donnelly(who made his debut for Donegal) pointed again. Within minutes Whitescored Donegals second goal. Christophers battled back with scoresfrom Dan Kenneally and Eoin Gorham and were unlucky not to have a goalas Paudie Kenneally`s chance just went wide of the post. Again the second half Christophers started sharper with a great scorefrom Paddy Mainiry and mid fielder Shane Flanagan, however Brian Whitesettled Donegal nerves with a point from a free that could have easilybeen a goal. Christophers fought back hard with some great scores fromthe impressive Eoin Gorham and Shane Flanagan, but the Donegal team,under new manager Barney Laverty, finished strongly to take the firsttwo points of the season.Pic top – Brian Donnelly -in his debut game for the Ex Pats.Pic below – Christy Bell.  GAA: CHAMPIONSHIP KICKS OFF FOR DONEGAL BOSTON GFC was last modified: May 22nd, 2012 by BrendaShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:GAA: CHAMPIONSHIP KICKS OFF FOR DONEGAL BOSTON GFClast_img