Sweeney goal swings it for Antrim

Armagh 0-12 Antrim 1-12

A first-half goal by Mark Sweeney just six minutes into the match made the difference, with the visitors looking relatively comfortable against a lack-lustre home side.

ARMAGH: P McEvoy; V Martin, K Toner, P Duffy (0-1); K Dyas, C Vernon (0-1), D McKenna; J Lavery (0-1), M Mackin; R Grugan (0-4, 2f), C Watters (0-1), C Clarke (0-1); G McParland (0-1), J Murtagh (0-1), M O’Rourke.

Subs: G Swift for Clarke (44), S McDonnell (0-1) for McParland (47), A Duffy for Mackin (51), G O’Neill for Murtagh (60), J Feeney for Watters 66)

ANTRIM: C Kerr; C Brady, A McClean, K O’Boyle; T Scullion, A Healy (0-1), D O’Neill (0-1); B Kernan, A Gallagher; M Sweeney (1-0), K Niblock (0-3), T O’Neill; P Cunningham (0-2, 1f), M Dougan (0-1), CJ McGourty (0-4).

Sub: K Brady for Cunningham (69).

Referee: Martin Sludden (Tyrone).

More in this section

Puzzles logo
IE-logo

Puzzles hub

Visit our brain gym where you will find simple and cryptic crosswords, sudoku puzzles and much more. Updated at midnight every day.

Sport
Newsletter

Latest news from the world of sport, along with the best in opinion from our outstanding team of sports writers

Sign up
Puzzles logo
IE-logo

Puzzles hub

Visit our brain gym where you will find simple and cryptic crosswords, sudoku puzzles and much more. Updated at midnight every day.