The42 uses cookies. By continuing to browse this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Click here to find out more »
Dublin: 6 °C Friday 20 October, 2017
Advertisement

Snapshot: Great day for John Miskella and Paddy Kelly as Ballincollig win their first ever Cork SFC

Paddy Kelly won the title with his two brothers, Brian and John.

BALLINCOLLIG ENDED THEIR 127 year wait for a Cork SFC title after beating Carbery Rangers in the final yesterday. Cork’s John Miskella (36) won his first county football title after 19 years with the club.

John Miskella celebrates with the trophy Source: Donall Farmer/INPHO

It was also a special day for the Kelly family as brothers Paddy, Brian and John all played for Ballincollig. John Kelly scored a crucial goal and he had just returned from his honeymoon for the game.

Their father, John, won a Cork intermediate title with Ballincollig in 1994, and twenty years on his sons helped win the club’s first senior title.

James O’Donoghue’s Legion lose to Dr Crokes as Portlaoise complete eight-in-a-row

Moorefield and Sarsfields can’t be separated in Kildare SFC final

  • Share on Facebook
  • Email this article
  •  

About the author:

Read next:

COMMENTS (7)

This is YOUR comments community. Stay civil, stay constructive, stay on topic. Please familiarise yourself with our comments policy here before taking part.
write a comment

Leave a commentcancel