Ireland captain to receive freedom of Donegal

Seamus Coleman is to receive the Freedom of Donegal.

The honour was approved by all of the members of Donegal County Council yesterday.

At a recent meeting of the Donegal Municipal District Fine Gael Councillor in Ballyshannon Barry O’Neill had proposed that the 28 year-old Killybegs man get a civic reception in light of his achievements.

It’s an honour that the likes of Packie Bonner and Daniel O’Donnell have received.

Councillor O’Neill says it’s a well-deserved honour: