Donegal dethrone Dublin to win All-Ireland Masters title

Donegal are the All-Ireland Masters gaelic football champions following Saturday’s 0-9 to 0-7 win against the holders Dublin in the final played in Ballyleague, county Roscommon.

After successive semi-final defeats in the last two years, this was a sweet win for the Tir Choniall men. They lead by 0-8 to 0-4 at the interval and kept their shape and composure when it mattered most in the second-half to win by two points in the end.

Donegal manager Val Murray gave his reaction to Ocean FM Sport’s Paddy McGill:


Ocean FM Sports Man of the Match on Saturday was Aodh Ruadh’s Mickey ‘Sticky’ Ward:


Listen back to the full commentary from Donegal v Dublin with Ocean FM’s Paddy McGill and former Connacht Championship winning goalkeeper with Leitrim Martin McHugh:


Leitrim/Longford are also celebrating. They came from behind to beat Laois in the Shield final on Saturday.