01/12/2013 Aghabullogue 0-12 Glanworth 1-06
Aghabullogue Intermediate Footballers qualified for the Intermediate Football County Final following a truely inspirational and true team performance victory
over a fancied Glanworth side on Sunday, 1st December 2013.Glanworth scored 1-03 in the opening 4 minutes without reply from Aghabullogue. The men from Aghabullogue wearing the Muskerry jersey’s, however soon
put an end to their dominance and outstanding scores from John Corkery and Patrick Finnegan saw Aghabullogue claw back the scoring difference and went
in at half time on level terms on a score line of 0-07 to 1-04.
The second half performance by the youthful Aghabullogue side was emphatic and displayed the sheer dedication, heart and desire to win of the
full panel and mentors involved. The backs were well on top and the Mid fielders continuously pushed forward. The forwards duly obliged and recorded
many impressive scores both from play and placed ball. Patrick Finnegan, John Corkery and Mark Long got their name on the scoreboard for Aghabullogue and
Aghabullogue ran out well deserved winners on a final scoreline of 0-12 to 1-06.
Aghabullogue now play their near rivals Grenagh in the County Final on Sunday, 8th December in Pairc Uí Rinn at 2pm.
Let’s hope we get a repeat of the 2004 Mid Cork Junior A Football Final! Best of luck to everyone involved with the team!
Team: John Buckley, Greg Long, Dhani Merrick, Alan Hogan, Ryan Dennehy, Dónal Twomey, Mark O’Brien, Michael Dennehy, Brian Buckley, Sean O’Sullivan, Patrick Finnegan, Mark Long, Evan O’Sullivan, John Kelleher, John Corkery
Subs: Aidan Barry Murphy for Michael Dennehy (blood sub), Rob O’Keeffe for Evan O’Sullivan.
Scorers: John Corkery 0-09 (0-04 free’s), Patrick Finnegan 0-02, Mark Long 0-01.
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