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 determine the 2024 Ulster Championship, as they sealed a nail-biting penalty shootout victory over Armagh in Clones.

Either 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 instances throughout the match.

In the midst of the second half nonetheless Donegal seemed 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 nonetheless, having to claw their method again from defecits each in regular and additional time.

In the long run each side had been good with their first 5 penalties, however as quickly because it entered sudden loss of life it was as soon as once more Donegal goalkeeper Sean Patton who made the distinction, making an outstanding save to seal an unlikely Ulster Championship success.

Jimmy’s profitable 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.

Donegal prevail to win dramatic Ulster Championship Last penalty shootout was final modified: Might twelfth, 2024 by Workers Author