Realt Na Mara Bundoran GAA Club in Donegal have appointed Peter McIntyre as their new senior foootball team manager for 2022.
He takes over from Cathal Corey who was in charge last year.
McIntyre is a well-known businessman in Bundoran, where he manages the Allingham Arms Hotel.
He has been involved with underage coaching at Realt Na Mara in recent years – and was a county minor footballer with Donegal in the 1980s, winning an Ulster minor medal in 1985.
Bundoran preserved their senior club championship champoinship status last year with an extra-time relegation play-off victory against Termon
As it happens, the two clubs will meet in the opening round of the new Division 1 league season on Saturday, April 2nd at the Burn road, which will be McIntyre’s first competitive game in charge of the team.