June 22, 2024

Essential pic: Tony Boyle celebrates on the finish of the 1992 All-Eire Ultimate.

Seán MacCumhaills GAA Membership is internet hosting an ‘Up for the Match’ occasion on Friday evening forward of Saturday’s blockbuster between Donegal and Tyrone.

Hosted by pundit and considered one of Donegal’s biggest forwards, Brendan Devenney, the present will likely be held in Jackson’s Resort at 8pm (doorways open 7:30) and can characteristic  former legends from each counties. These embody our personal Frank McGlynn, Tony Boyle and Michael Carr in addition to John Lynch and Ciaran McGarvey from ‘the opposite facet’.

The membership says a restricted variety of tickets are nonetheless accessible priced at €15 every with the funds raised going to assist their U-15 Feile Hurling Staff representing Donegal in Wexford in June.

Glenfin’s Frank McGlynn is a Donegal legend with 172 appearances and an integral a part of their 2012 All-Eire victory and Ulster titles. 

The legendary Tony Boyle may also be becoming a member of the lineup and we are going to dive into the Dungloe man’s illustrious profession. Tony performed for over a decade with Donegal from 1992 to 2001 with memorable moments together with his debut within the 1990 Ulster SFC last and scoring within the 1992 All-Eire SFC Ultimate victory in opposition to Dublin. Tony has not solely left a mark as a participant but additionally as a coach, managing youth and senior girls’ groups, and contributing to Donegal’s backroom beneath John Joe Doherty.

Michael Carr of the Kilcar GAA Membership was Man of the Match within the 1983 Ulster Senior Soccer Championship Ultimate and within the 1980 Donegal Senior Soccer Championship Ultimate. Married to a MacCumhaills lady, he additionally performed for Ulster within the successful group within the Centenary yr and was an exceptionally gifted participant general. 

Former Tyrone star John ‘Tar’ Lynch.

John ‘Tar’ Lynch (above), from the Castlederg St Eugene’s membership, is a Tyrone hero and performed of their first All-Eire last in 1986 which they misplaced to Kerry. He has three Ulster championship medals, was an All-Star in 1986 and performed for Tyrone from 1980 to 1994, having made his debut in opposition to Monaghan within the Nationwide League. He additionally lined out for Purple Hughs and received a Donegal Division 1 League medal with the membership in 1994.

“Your ticket not solely provides a night of unforgettable GAA tales but additionally helps our U15 Hurling Staff as they head to Feile in Wexford,” a MacCumhaills spokesperson mentioned.

Get your tickets now: https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/up-for-the-match-donegal-v-tyrone-tickets-907478872737


MacCumhaills ‘Up for the Match’ occasion set to be a sellout  was final modified: Could twenty second, 2024 by Employees Author