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Latest News 17-10-2021

Relegation Play-Off

Hard luck to our senior team on their defeat by Rathcline in the Relegation play off at the weekend. Full time score was 1-13 to 1-7.The team and scorers were as follows:

Aiden Gray, JP Farley, Cian Brady, Aaron McGee, Emmet Noonan, Cian Murphy, Mark Hughes, Liam Lynch, Paddy Collum, Conor Keenan (1-0), Pauric Gill (0-1), Gary Connell, Cian Cassidy (0-4, 3f), Martin Cassidy (0-1), Petie Collum (0-1, 1f)

Subs used:

Fergal Reilly, Seán Whelan, James Noonan

 

There is one last chance to stay up this Saturday against Clonguish. Throw-in is at 5.30pm in Michael Fay Park. Best of luck to the team and management

 

 

 

Lotto

Our lotto draw took place on Monday last, October 11th in The Village Inn, Drumlish. The Jackpot was €4,200. The numbers drawn were as follows:

4, 6, 22, 27

There was no winner. The Jackpot is now €4,400. The three €50 winners were:

 

Mark Breslin

Grace Cooney

Paraic McGee

 

The next draw takes place on Monday, October 25th Thank you to all who continue to support our lotto. Please download for free and play on our Clubspot app or at the below link making sure to select the Fr Manning Gaels lotto. Physical envelopes are available from the usual sellers & locations.

https://member.clubspot.app/club/fr.manning-gaels-gaa/fundraiser/tickets

 

Date for the Diary

St Helen’s Gaelic 4 Mothers and Others will play Fr Manning Gaels Junior Team in a challenge game in Monaduff on November 13th 2021 at 5pm. This promises to be a fun and entertaining game for all the family to enjoy. Refreshments will be served after the game. All monies raised will go to charity and admission will be optional. That night the after-party will be held in The Mill Bar, Drumlish which also promises to be great entertainment. Live music on the night and refreshments will be served. There will also be a raffle with some great prizes. All support is greatly appreciated

 

 

Best Wishes

The club extends its best wishes to Pat Corrigan and family after the fire at Pat’s business at the weekend. Pat has been an incredible supporter of the club his entire life as player, manager, executive member and sponsor and our thoughts and prayers are with Pat, Rose and family at this difficult time

Latest News 10-10-2021

Relegation Play-Off

We play Rathcline in the senior championship relegation play-off this Sunday at 12.30 in Allen Park. Best of luck to the team and management

 

 

 

Lotto

Our lotto draw took place on Monday last, September 11th. The Jackpot was €4,200. Results are on the club website and social media and will be published in next week’s notes. Thank you to all who continue to support our lotto. Please download for free and play on our Clubspot app or at the below link making sure to select the Fr Manning Gaels lotto. Physical envelopes are available from the usual sellers & locations.

https://member.clubspot.app/club/fr.manning-gaels-gaa/fundraiser/tickets

 

Sympathy

The club extends its sympathy to the family and friends of Rose Cunningham (née Walpole) and Kitty O’Hagan (née O’Sullivan) both formerly of Drumlish who passed away recently. Solas na bhFlaitheas orthu

U13s Qualify for the Final

Well done to our U13 team who have qualified for the A championship final against Granard after their excellent win over Southern Gaels last night in Newtown. Well done to the management team of Martin Cassidy, Mark Hughes, Ciaran Hourican and Paul Dowler on the great work that has been done with the squad.

Latest News 25-07-21

ACFL Division 1

Our senior team played Clonguish on Saturday evening last in Newtown where we were beaten on a score-line of 3-12 to 0-12. The team and scorers were as follows:

Aiden Gray, JP Farley, Gary Connell, Stephen Cosgrave, Aaron McGee, Nigel Kiernan (0-1), Emmet Noonan, Mark Breslin, Seán Whelan, Ryan Crowe, Pauric Gill (0-3), Conor Keenan, Petie Collum (0-1), Podge Gill, Cian Cassidy

Subs used: Kevin Whelan, Tom McGee, Philip Kane

ACFL Division 4

Our junior team’s match with Dromard was postponed last Wednesday as a mark of respect for the late Eva Bennett (née Noonan). The team play Carrickedmond this evening Wednesday, July 28th at 7.30pm in Monaduff. Best of luck to the team and management

Lotto

Our lotto draw will now take place on Bank Holiday Monday, August 2nd in the Village Inn, Drumlish. The Jackpot is now €3,200. Thank you to all who continue to support our lotto. Please download for free and play on our Clubspot app or at the below link making sure to select the Fr Manning Gaels lotto. Physical envelopes are available from the usual sellers & locations.

https://member.clubspot.app/club/fr.manning-gaels-gaa/fundraiser/tickets

Championship Draws

The draws for both the senior and junior championships were made at the weekend. In the junior championship we were drawn in a group with Dromard, Ballymore, Young Grattans and Carrickedmond and we play Carrickedmond in the first round. In the senior championship we were drawn in a group with Killoe, Carrickedmond, Longford Slashers, Colmcille and Mostrim and we play Killoe in the first round.

Sympathy

The club extends its deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Joe O’Sullivan (Kilmahon) who passed away recently. Joe was a well of local knowledge and helped greatly contribute to the history of the club and parish. Solas na bhFlaitheas air.

Latest News 11-07-21

ACFL Division 1

We were beaten on Saturday evening last by Colmcille on a score-line of 5-15 to 0-14. The team and scorers were as follows:

Aiden Gray, Cian Murphy, JP Farley, Aaron McGee, Emmet Noonan, Liam Lynch, Nigel Kiernan, Mark Breslin, Seán Whelan, Mark Hughes, Ryan Crowe (0-2), Conor Keenan (0-1), Stephen Donnelly, Pauric Gill (0-2), Cian Cassidy (0-9, 7f)

Subs used: Cian Brady, Petie Collum, Kevin Whelan, Stephen Cosgrave

We play Carrickedmond at home this Saturday at 7pm. Best of luck to the team and management.

 

 

ACFL Division 4

Our junior team played Ardagh/Moydow on Wednesday evening last in Keenan Park and were beaten on a score-line of 2-10 to 1-4. The team and scorers were as follows:

Aiden Gray, Mike Kiernan, Cian Brady, Micheál Kane, Tom McGee, Stephen Cosgrave, Ciarán Cooney, David Collum (0-1), Mark Breslin, Stephen Donnelly (1-0), Gearóid Nertney (0-1), Philip Keane (0-1), Jim Rogers, Kevin Whitney, James McCann.

Subs used: Aaron Crowe, James Breslin (0-1), David Taylor, Shane Hagan, Odhran Greene

 

Lotto
Our lotto draw was held on Monday last, July 12th in O’Reilly’s Bar, Drumlish. The Jackpot was €3,000. Results are currently on the club website and social media and will be published in next week’s notes. The next draw takes place on Monday, July 26thThank you to all who continue to support our lotto. Please download for free and play on our Clubspot app or at the below link making sure to select the Fr Manning Gaels lotto. Physical envelopes are available from the usual sellers & locations.

https://member.clubspot.app/club/fr.manning-gaels-gaa/fundraiser/tickets

 

U-15

Hard luck to our U15 team on their narrow two point defeat in the league final after extra time at the hands of Dromard. It was a fantastic match and great credit to both teams and management.

Latest News 06-07-21

ACFL Division 1

The senior team return to league action this Saturday, July 10th against Colmcille in McGee Park at 7pm. Best of luck to the team and management

 

 

ACFL Division 4

Our junior team played Granard on Wednesday evening last in Monaduff and were beaten on a score-line of 0-18 to 0-10. The team and scorers were as follows:

Derek McKeon, Mike Kiernan, Cian Brady, Declan Donnelly, Tom McGee, Stephen Cosgrave (0-1), Aaron McGee, David Collum, Ciarán Cooney, Stephen Donnelly (0-4), Mark Breslin, Philip Kane (0-2), Kevin Whitney, Kevin Whelan (0-3), James McCann.

Subs used: Gearóid Nertney, Brean Kane, James Breslin, Jim Rogers

They face Ardagh/Moydow in the next round on Wednesday, July 7th at 8pm in Ardagh

Lotto
Our lotto draw was held on Monday last, June 28th in Quinn’s Bar, Drumlish. The Jackpot was €2,800. The numbers drawn were as follows:

15, 17, 18, 22

There was no winner. The Jackpot is now €3,000. The three €50 winners were:

Rory Donnelly, Ballinamuck

Gerry Hagan, Killoe

Breda Murphy, Clonaugh

 

 

The next draw takes place on Monday, July 12th in O’Reilly’s Bar, Drumlish. Thank you to all who continue to support our lotto. Please download for free and play on our Clubspot app or at the below link making sure to select the Fr Manning Gaels lotto. Physical envelopes are available from the usual sellers & locations.

https://member.clubspot.app/club/fr.manning-gaels-gaa/fundraiser/tickets

 

Leinster Senior Championship

Hard luck to keeper Paddy Collum, manager Padraic Davis, and the Longford team and management on their defeat by Meath in Navan in the quarter final of the Leinster Championship at the weekend. Congrats to Paddy who made the GAA team of the week last week after his excellent performance against Carlow. The club wishes Padraic Davis all the best after he announced his resignation after 3 years in charge of the county senior team.

 

Sympathy

The club extends its deepest sympathy to the Columb family, Ballinamuck, on the passing of Kevin Columb in England. Kevin was an U21 championship winner with the club in the 80s before emigrating. Solas na bhFlaitheas air.

Latest News 27-6-21

ACFL Division 1

Short a number of our regulars, it was a very disappointing evening last Friday in Monaduff where we were well beaten by Killoe in the second round of the league on a score-line of 6-14 to 0-7 The team and scorers were as follows:

Aiden Gray, Cian Murphy, Mark Duffy, JP Farley (0-1), Mark Hughes, Emmet Noonan (0-1) Aaron McGee, Liam Lynch, Seán Whelan, Conor Keenan (0-1), Pauric Gill (0-1), Nigel Kiernan, Ryan Crowe, Cian Cassidy, Podge Gill (0-2, 1m). Subs used: Stephen Donnelly (0-1) and Stephen Cosgrave. We wish Martin Cassidy a speedy recovery from the injury sustained in training last Tuesday.

 

 

ACFL Division 4

Our junior team play Granard, this evening Wednesday at 8pm in Monaduff. Best of luck to Darren, Graham and the team.

 

Lotto
Our lotto draw was held on Monday last, June 28th. The Jackpot was €2,800. Results are available on club social media and will be published in next week’s notes.

Thank you to all who continue to support our lotto. Please download for free and play on our Clubspot app or at the below link making sure to select the Fr Manning Gaels lotto. Physical envelopes are available from the usual sellers & locations.

https://member.clubspot.app/club/fr.manning-gaels-gaa/fundraiser/tickets

 

Leinster Senior Championship

Well done to keeper Paddy Collum, manager Padraic Davis, and the rest of the Longford team and management on their great win over Carlow in Tullamore in the first round of the Leinster Championship at the weekend. The result could have been much closer were it not for a couple of fantastic saves by Paddy. Best of luck in the quarter final this weekend against Meath

 

Leinster Minor Championship

Hard luck to the county minors who were defeated by Kildare at the weekend. It was great to see St. Vincent’s represented with Paul McGee playing at corner back

Latest News 20-6-21

ACFL Division 1

Our senior team were unlucky not to come away with a point from Michael Fay Park when losing to Longford Slashers on Saturday evening last Two points down at half time, we could have fallen further behind were it not for a number of excellent saves from keeper Aiden Gray (including a brilliant penalty save) but the team battled back to go a point up at the second water break. Slashers rallied after the break to go three in front and we could have equalised in injury time after Pauric Gill was taken down for a penalty. Unfortunately, the penalty was well saved and Slashers held on to win 0-13 to 0-10. The team and scorers were as follows:

Aiden Gray, Cian Murphy, Mark Duffy, Mark Hughes, Aaron McGee, Emmet Noonan (0-1), JP Farley, Nigel Kiernan, Seán Whelan, Conor Keenan, Ryan Crowe, Cian Cassidy, Pauric Gill (0-2), Martin Cassidy (0-5, 5f), Podge Gill (0-2). Subs used: Darren Reilly and Stephen Donnelly. The next round of the league is this Friday evening against Killoe in Monaduff at 8.30pm. Best of luck to the team and management

 

 

ACFL Division 4

Our junior team had an excellent win over Mostrim last Wednesday evening in Edgeworthstown on a score-line of 2-13 to 0-11. Robin O’Neill and James McCann scored two great goals in either half to set the team on its way to victory. The team and scorers were as follows:

Aiden Gray, Mike Kiernan, Declan Donnelly, Brean Kane, Tom McGee, Stephen Cosgrave, Aaron McGee, David Collum, Ciarán Cooney, Stephen Donnelly (0-4, 1f), Gearóid Nertney (0-1), James McCann (1-0), Robin O’Neill (1-0), Kevin Whelan (0-4, 1m), Philip Kane (0-4, 1f). Subs used Micheál Kane, Jim Rogers, Odhran Greene and Aaron Crowe. Well done to youngsters Jim, Odhran and Aaron on making their debut

 

Lotto
Our lotto draw was held on Monday last, June 14th. The Jackpot was €2,600. The numbers drawn were as follows:

9, 24, 25, 29

There was no jackpot winner. The Jackpot is now €2,800. The three €50 winners were as follows:

John Forde, Drumlish

Peter Davis, Drumlish,

Caroline Brady, Drumlish

Thank you to all who continue to support our lotto. Please download for free and play on our Clubspot app or at the below link making sure to select the Fr Manning Gaels lotto. Physical envelopes are available from the usual sellers & locations.

https://member.clubspot.app/club/fr.manning-gaels-gaa/fundraiser/tickets

 

Leinster Senior Championship

Best of luck to keeper Paddy Collum, manager Padraic Davis, and the rest of the Longford team and management when they face Carlow in Tullamore in the first round of the Leinster Championship this weekend.

Latest News 13-06-21

Senior Team

Our senior team had two good outings last week in preparation for the upcoming league. On Wednesday evening last we travelled up to Multyfarnham to play Declan Rowley’s side and on Saturday we played our first match on the new pitch against Annaduff. We thank both teams for the sporting, competitive matches and wish them the best of luck for the season. We play Longford Slashers in Michael Fay Park this Saturday, June 19th in the first round of the Division 1 League at 7pm. Best of luck to Jack Lynn, Niall Mulleady, Dessie Connell, Graham Lee and the squad.

Junior Team

Our junior team were due to play Dromard on Sunday morning last but this was postponed as a mark of respect for the late Cian Gray, Dromard. Everyone at Fr. Manning Gaels extends their deepest sympathy to the Gray family and friends and Dromard GAA on Cian’s very sad passing. Solas na bhFlaitheas air. The juniors play in the Division 4 league this evening Wednesday, June 16th at 7.30pm in Edgeworthstown against Mostrim. Best of luck to the team and management.

Lotto

Our lotto draw was held on Monday last, June 14th. The Jackpot was €2,600. Results are available on the club’s social media and will be published in next week’s notes. Thank you to all who continue to support our lotto. Please download for free and play on our Clubspot app or at the below link making sure to select the Fr Manning Gaels lotto. Physical envelopes are available from the usual sellers & locations.

https://member.clubspot.app/club/fr.manning-gaels-gaa/fundraiser/tickets

BBQ Draw

Congratulations to our recent lotto jackpot winner Kathleen Gill, Corrick on adding to her good fortune on winning our BBQ Bonanza draw last week. A special word of thanks to Gavin Mitchell, Mitchell Meats on sponsoring the meat hamper and to Pauric Gill for sponsoring the beer hamper.

 

Longford National League

Well done to keeper Paddy Collum, manager Padraic Davis, and the rest of the Longford team and management on securing Division 3 status for next year by virtue of their comprehensive win over Tipperary on Sunday last.

 

St. Vincent’s

Well done to our Juvenile team and management of 2020 on winning the C Shield Final at the weekend over Shannon Gaels