Munster Minor Football Championship Final

Kerry and Tipperary fought out a low scoring draw in the ESB Munster Minor Football Championship Final on Sunday with both sides scoring 1-9. Kerry dominated the early exchanges and led by 1-6 to 0-4 at the interval with full-forward Barry John Walsh scoring the Kerry goal. Tipperary came back in to the match in the second half and a goal by midfielder Alan Moloney brought the Premier County back in to contention and Tipperary scored 3 of the final four points to finish all square. Match Report

The replay will take place on Saturday next July 12th at Cusack Park Ennis at 5:00pm.

Replay Team News

KERRY (MF vs. Tipperary) – Brian Kelly (Legion); Padraig Reidy (Knocknagoshel, Barry Shanahan (Austin Stacks), Fionn Fitzgerald (Dr. Crokes); Peter Crowley (Laune Rangers), Jonathan Lyne (Legion), Maurice Hickey (Castleisland Desmonds); Jamie O’Sullivan (Kilcummin), Wayne Guthrie (Austin Stacks); Daithí Casey (Dr. Crokes), Mike Tim O’Sullivan (Tuosist), Cian Tobin (Spa); James O’Donoghue (Legion), Barry John Walsh (Kerins O’Rahilly’s), Paul Geaney (Dingle – Captain)
Subs: Shane O’Leary (Currow), Colm O’Shea (Firies), Barry John Keane (Kerins O’Rahillys), Niall O’Shea (Piarsaigh Na Dromada), John O’Mahony (Firies), Danny Wrenn (Tarbert), Kieran McKenna (Milltown/Castlemaine), Eoin Mac Gearailt (An Ghaeltacht), Colm Moriarty (Dingle)

TIPPERARY (MF vs. Kerry) – Jack English (Ballyporeen); Eoin Fitzpatrick (J. K. Brackens), Kevin O’Riordan (J. K. Brackens), Shane Russell (Lattin-Cullen); Christopher Sheehan (Fethard), Robert Kiely (Arravale Rovers), Conor Walsh (Commercials); Peter Acheson (Moyle Rovers), Alan Moloney (Rockwell Rovers); Darren Lowry (Arravale Rovers), Gavin Ryan (Rockwell Rovers), David McGrath (Moyle Rovers); Conor Sweeney (Ballyporeen – Captain), Paul Horan (St. Patricks), Michael O’Dwyer (Arravale Rovers)