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Killygarry score dramatic win over Kingscourt

Sep 18, 2022 16:09 By Dave Hooper
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Killygarry score dramatic win over Kingscourt

Conor Smith’s last-gasp free saw 13-man Killygarry overcome Kingscourt Stars to reach the Cavan senior football semi-finals

Kingscourt led 2-7 to 1-7 at half-time before an improved second-half display saw Killygarry win 2-16 to 2-15.

The sides traded three points each during the opening 13 minutes. Six minutes later Killygarry moved four points clear when Daniel Walsh found the net.

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Kingscourt’s Joe Dillon responded with a goal on 22 minutes and Barry Reilly added another goal seven minutes later. Giving Owen Lennon’s side a three-point cushion at half-time.

17 minutes after the restart, Darragh Lovett narrowed the gap to a single point. Three minutes later Killygarry took the lead when Martin Reilly finished to the net following an excellent move.

Killygarry’s Martin Reilly was shown a second yellow card in injury time, 60 seconds later Jordan Morris levelled the game.

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Jody Devine’s side were reduced to 13 men when Oisin Brady was sent-off. It didn’t prove detrimental as Smith showed nerves of steel to land the winner right at the death.

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