May 19, 2024

Donegal 0-20 v 0-20 Armagh (AET)

Donegal win 6-5 on penalties

Donegal wanted each single one of many 90 plus minutes it took to resolve the 2024 Ulster Championship, as they sealed a nail-biting penalty shootout victory over Armagh in Clones.

Each side had been locked arm-in-arm all through this fascinating contest, because the scores had been even between the 2 sides a shocking twelve occasions throughout the match.

In the course of the second half nevertheless Donegal appeared like that they had misplaced their legs, as Armagh stormed out of the dressing room to a lead that was as a lot as 4 factors at one stage.

Jim McGuinness’ males by no means misplaced their nerve nevertheless, having to claw their means again from defecits each in regular and further time.

Ultimately either side had been excellent with their first 5 penalties, however as quickly because it entered sudden demise it was as soon as once more Donegal goalkeeper Shaun Patton who made the distinction, making an excellent save to seal an unlikely Ulster Championship success.

Jimmy’s successful matches as soon as once more, and lifting trophies.

Donegal now have all of the momentum they should problem for the Sam Maguire Cup as soon as once more – regardless of preseason doubts from many.

You may learn our full match report from Clones right here: https://www.donegaldaily.com/2024/05/12/match-report-brilliant-donegal-are-ulster-champions-once-again/

Donegal prevail to win dramatic Ulster Championship Closing penalty shootout was final modified: Could twelfth, 2024 by Employees Author