Banner recover to lift Shield

A storming second half saw Clare recover from a 1-7 to 0-4 deficit to capture the Munster U16 Football Shield in the Gaelic Grounds yesterday.

Scorers for Clare: M Duffy 1-1, M Byrne, E Courtney, A Davidson 0-3, L Madigan 1-0, K Cunningham 0-1.

Scorers for Cork: J Mulcahy 1-1, S O’Donoghue 0-4, M Cottrell 0-2; B Coakley, L Carroll, K Hegarty 0-1 each.

CLARE: E O’Kelly; L Tierney, C Crowley, G Meaney; C O’Dea, B Cahill, C Ó hAinifín; E Hanrahan, D Walsh; M Byrne, E Courtney, A Davidson; D Nagle, M Duffy, L Madigan.

Sub: K Cunningham for D Nagle.

CORK: M Desmond; D O’Brien, C Walsh G Long; K Doyle, M Farrell, M Lordan; E O’Sullivan, C Nyhan; K Hegarty, S O’Donoghue, M Cottrell; B Coakley, L Carroll, J Mulcahy.

Subs: D Vaughan for D O’Brien, M O’Reilly for M Farrell, I O’Callaghan for E O’Sullivan, M Dolan for M Cottrell, J O’Driscoll for M O’Reilly.

Referee: B Stack (Limerick).

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