April 15, 2024

Donegal 1-12 v 3-11 Tyrone

Tyrone’s sharp eye for purpose was the distinction between these two outdated North West rivals on this LGFA Nationwide League Division 2 contest.

Either side notched factors within the opening minutes, earlier than Tyrone’s Zoe Loughran fired them forward, 1-02 to 0-03 after 8 minutes.

Nonetheless simply 3 minutes later there was a significant response from Donegal, first with a degree from Tyrone’s Chloe McCafferty rapidly responded to by a Niamh McLaughlin strike for Donegal that discovered the again of the web – leaving each side stage at 1-03 apiece after a busy first 11 minutes.

Tyrone responded with 4 factors in about as many minutes following McLaughlin’s strike, and saved the stress on Donegal earlier than Chloe McCafferty discovered the again of the Donegal web but once more within the twenty second minute.

With Donegal down 1-06 to 2-09 on the half, nonetheless they went punch-for-punch with Tyrone to start the second half, factors from Jodie McFadden, Suzie White and Katie Dowds inside the first 10 minutes of the second half leaving it 1-09 to 2-09.

Either side recorded scores as the sport approached the hour mark, earlier than Tyrone have been awarded a penalty which Maria Canavan expertly slotted house for the Crimson Hand County’s third purpose of the competition.

That third purpose proved an excessive amount of for Donegal, and left them consigned to solely their second defeat of the league marketing campaign thus far this 12 months.

Up subsequent for Donegal Women is one other interprovincial conflict away to Cavan on St Patrick’s Day.

Defeat for Donegal Women in Tyrone Nationwide League conflict was final modified: March third, 2024 by Workers Author