Sligo minors beat Roscommon to reach Connacht semi-final

Sligo minor gaelic footballers are through to another Connacht semi-final following Friday evening’s hard-fought but deserved 1-16 to 0-15 against Roscommon at Dr Hyde Park.

The win sets up a provincial semi-final against Galway next Friday (May 27th).

Robert O’Kelly-Lynch’s well-taken first half goal proved to be the crucial score in the end.

In the evening’s other game, Leitrim beat an understrength Galway team in Carrick-on-Shannon by 3-8 to 0-12.

Connacht MFC – final table

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Mayo qualify directly for the Connacht final on June the 3rd as winners of the group stage.

They await the winners of next Friday’s semi-final between Galway and Sligo.

Friday’s Connacht MFC results
Roscommon 0-15 Sligo 1-16
Leitrim 3-8 Galway 0-12

Connacht MFC semi-final (May 27th)
Galway v Sligo

Connacht MFC final (June 3rd)
Mayo v Galway/Sligo.