May 19, 2024

Penalty hero Shaun Patton stated there’s “nothing prefer it” after he took his flip lifting the Anglo Celt at Clones yesterday.

The St Eunan’s man logged his identify into the GAA historical past annals after his dramatic cease from Armagh’s Shane McPartlan to assist get Donegal over the road after a titanic battle with Kieran McGeeney’s males.

And the Letterkenny man even urged that final yr’s challenges once they discovered themselves nearly down and out might have helped toughen Donegal.

“We had been in a tricky place final yr and we got here via it.

“It may not have been the worst factor ever to occur us as a workforce as a result of we received tight and bonded collectively as a workforce.

“Fortunately Jim got here again in and he’s put in a number of work together with his backroom employees and everybody concerned.

“The work put in is unbelievable and it means every part for the folks of Donegal, not simply the gamers. The next of Donegal is unbelievable.

“It’s a proud second for us and Donegal soccer to be again up the steps in Clones and lifting that Anglo Celt.

“There’s nothing prefer it.”

Penalty king Patton hails bond with workforce and administration was final modified: Might thirteenth, 2024 by Employees Author