Referee announced for Ulster championship final

It has been announced that Barry Cassidy will be the referee for this weekends Ulster final in the Athletic grounds.

The Derry official was linesman for the semi final between Armagh and Donegal on Saturday past, while he also carried the flag in the preliminary round meeting between Cavan and Monaghan.

Donegal are contesting their 9th decider in 10 years and looking to claim a 3 in a row having accounted for Cavan in 2019 and Fermanagh in 2018.

Armagh’s wins from 2004 through to 2006 was the last time that accolade was achieved in what is the most competitive championship among the provinces.

Cavan are making it back to back final appearances for the first time since 68/69, with the last success been back in 1997.

We will have full live coverage of the Ulster final from the Athletic Grounds on Sunday Sport.