Championship losses for Leitrim & Sligo LGFA footballers

Both Leitrim and Sligo suffered Connacht LGFA football championship losses on Sunday their respective provincial football championship games on Sunday.

Holders Leitrim, who had started their title defence with a spirited win over Roscommon last weekend, were well beaten in Dromod by new Connacht entrants Clare, on a final scoreline of 1-17 to 1-4.

A young developing Sligo team fared little better at Dr Hyde Park as they were overwhelmed by Roscommon on a final scoreline of 4-17 to 3-3.

This year’s Connacht Intermediate Championship is being played on a round-robin basis with the top two counties qualifying for the Connacht final.

Sunday’s Connacht LGFA Championship results
Leitrim 1-4 Clare 1-17
Roscommon 4-17 Sligo 3-3.