Galway win in Navan

John Daly WEB

Allianz Football League Division One

GALWAY 1-14 MEATH 1-12

Two late points from Shane Walsh gave the tribesmen their third win in a row and as a result they are on top of the table with two home games to come against Mayo and Dublin, the hosts lead at the break by four points but a Ronan Steede goal after forty minutes gave Galway a huge boost.

A strong wind behind Meath in opening half saw then out score their visitors 1-6 to 0-1 by the 30th minute with Michael Daly on the mark for Galway while Ethan Conlon scored the Meath goal after sixteen minutes, but the visitors finished the half strongly scoring four points three from Walsh with Brannigan adding the other to leave it 1-6 to 0-5 at the break.

Galway scorers were: Shane Walsh 0-7 (6fs), Paul Conroy 0-4 (1m), Ronan Steede 1-1, Michael Daly 0-1, and Eamonn Brannigan 0-1.

Meath scorers were: Ethan Devine 1-0, Bryan McMahon 0-3, James Conlon 0-3, Donal Lenihan 0-3 (2fs), Bryan Menton 0-2, and Oisin O'Brien 0-1.

GALWAY: Connor Gleeson; Sean Kelly, Sean Mulkerrin, Johnny Heaney; Liam Silke, John Daly, Gary O'Donnell; Ronan Steede, Tom Flynn; Eamonn Brannigan, Cein D'Arcy, Michael Daly; Martin Farragher, Shane Walsh, Adrian Varley.

Subs: Paul Conroy for Farragher, Gareth Bradshaw for O’Donnell, Robert Finnerty for Varley, Darragh Silke for Daly, Matthias Barrett for Steede.

MEATH: Marcus Brennan; Robin Clarke, Conor McGill, David Toner; James McEntee, Ronan Ryan, Donal Keogan; Bryan Menton, Brian Conlon; Ethan Devine, Bryan McMahon, Cillian O'Sullivan; James Conlon, Oisin O'Brien, Thomas O'Reilly.

Subs: Shane Walsh for O'Brien, Donal Lenihan for Devine, Jack O'Connor for James Conlon, Padraic Harnan for Brian Conlon.

REFEREE: Niall Cullen (Fermanagh).


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