County Senior Football semi-finals looming.


first_imgDeclan Laffan is expecting a titanic battle this weekend with Aherlow likely to press them hard.Loughmore-Castleiney versus Aherlow Gaels throws in at 1:30 in Boherlahan this Sunday, while the other semi between Cahir and Thomas MacDonaghs throws in at 2 in Templetuohy.You can hear live updates from both games on Tipp FM. Loughmore Castleiney and Aherlow Gaels get the County Senior Football semi-finals underway on Sunday afternoon.Loughmore manager Declan Laffan is expecting a closer game against Aherlow this weekend, than they got in last years final.Aherlow’s last title came in 2010, when they beat Loughmore by a point – but they gained revenge, beating Aherlow by 10 points in last year’s final.last_img read more

FIFA U-17 World Cup Wrap: Ghana, Mali Secure Second Round Spots


first_imgAfrican teams Ghana and Mali have qualified for the next round at the ongoing FIFA u-17 World Cup after respective wins over hosts India and New Zealand on Matchday 7.Ghana thrashed India 4-0 to finish as Group A winners ahead of Colombia and United States of America (USA) despite the fact that the three teams finished on 6 points apiece.Ben Ayiah scored two goals in addition to other strikes from Emmanuel Toku and Richard Danso.Fellow West African side Mali are also through to the second round following a 3-1 win over New Zealand with Djemoussa Traore getting one of the goals for his second goal of the tournament.Results:Group A:Ghana 4-0 IndiaUSA 1-3 ColombiaStandings:Ghana 6 pointsColombia 6 pointsUSA 6 pointsIndia 0 point Matchday 8 gamesGroup C:Costa Rica vs. IranGermany vs. GuineaGroup D:Niger Republic vs. BrazilSpain vs. North KoreaRelated Group B:Mali 3-1 New ZealandTurkey 1-3 ParaguayStandings:Paraguay 9 pointsMali 6 pointsNew Zealand 1 pointTurkey 1 pointlast_img read more