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Result: Mayo 1-12 Roscommon 2-9

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Afternoon all and welcome along to today’s second All-Ireland senior football quarter-final. An all-Connacht affair as provincial champions Roscommon take on Mayo. Throw-in is 4pm.

Here’s the teams named to start:

Mayo

1. David Clarke (Ballina Stephenites)

2. Brendan Harrison (Aghamore)
3. Ger Cafferkey (Ballina Stephenites)
4. Keith Higgins (Ballyhaunis)

5. Lee Keegan (Westport)
6. Chris Barrett (Belmulet)
7. Colm Boyle (Davitts)

8. Seamus O’Shea (Breaffy)
9. Tom Parsons (Charlestown)

10. Kevin McLoughlin (Knockmore)
11. Aidan O’Shea (Breaffy)
12. Diarmuid O’Connor (Ballintubber)

13. Conor Loftus (Crossmolina)
14. Cillian O’Connor (Ballintubber – captain)
15. Andy Moran (Ballaghaderreen)

Roscommon

1. Colm Lavin (Eire Og)

2. Sean McDermott (Western Gaels)
3. John McManus (Roscommon Gaels)
4. David Murray (Padraig Pearses)

5. Niall McInerney (St Brigid’s)
6. Sean Mullooly (Strokestown)
7. Brian Stack (St Brigid’s)

8. Fintan Cregg (Elphin)
9. Enda Smith (Boyle)

10. Tadhg O’Rourke (Tulsk)
11. Cian Connolly (Roscommon Gaels)
12. Conor Devaney (Kilbride)

13. Ciarain Murtagh (St Faithleach’s – captain)
14. Diarmuid Murtagh (St Faithleach’s)
15. Niall Kilroy (Fuerty)

So we’re set for action here as Mayo and the Rossies prepare to do battle.

Cavan’s Joe McQuillan is the referee.

1Mins

And the game is on here.

1Mins

Roscommon 0-1 Mayo 0-0
Flying start in the rain as Fintan Cregg points for Roscommon from close range.

2Mins

Diarmuid O’Connor off target with Mayo’s first shot of the day.

3Mins

Two late Mayo changes to tell you about. Paddy Durcan and Jason Doherty in for Tom Parsons and Conor Loftus.

5Mins

Good chance for Andy Moran to open Mayo’s account but he drags a shot wide.

7Mins

Roscommon 0-2 Mayo 0-0
Cracking point by Enda Smith, one-two with Diarmuid Murtagh and he boomed it over in style.

8Mins

Roscommon 0-2 Mayo 0-1
Sublime point by Lee Keegan into Hill 16. Mayo off the mark.

11Mins

Roscommon 1-2 Mayo 0-1
He got the first point of the game and now he’s got the first goal of the game. Fintan Cregg makes ground, spins away from a bunch of Mayo players and loops a delightful shot with his right foot over David Clarke. If he meant to go for the goal, that was an audacious and superb finish.

13Mins

Roscommon 2-2 Mayo 1-1
What a dramatic start! Roscommon bag their second goal with Ciaran Murtagh cooly finishing after being released by his brother Diarmuid. Then Mayo counter with Keegan surging into space and netting via a deflection.

15Mins

The Mayo team Mayo chasing another All-Ireland semi-final place today. Source: Oisin Keniry/INPHO

16Mins

Couple of hurried Roscommon shots from Cian Connolly and Diarmuid Murtagh, neither yielding a point.

16Mins
18Mins

Roscommon 2-2 May0 1-2
Cillian O’Connor slots over a free after Patrick Durcan was fouled.

20Mins

Roscommon 2-2 Mayo 1-3
That’s 1-2 already today for the 2016 Footballer of the Year Lee Keegan. He’s in flying form.

21Mins

Another bad wide from Roscommon, Diarmuid Murtagh snatching at a shot.

23Mins

Roscommon 2-2 Mayo 1-4
1-3 without reply now for Mayo, Colm Boyle points on this occasion.

25Mins

Mayo 1-5 Roscommon 2-2
All square now thanks to Andy Moran and Mayo with plenty momentum.

30Mins

Goalkeeper Colm Lavin comes upfield and drives a free wide for Roscommon.

31Mins

Mayo 1-6 Roscommon 2-2
Mayo edge in front with a Cillian O’Connor pointed free after his brother Diarmuid was fouled.

32Mins

Mayo 1-7 Roscommon 2-2
Class again from Keegan as he splits the posts.

34Mins

Mayo 1-7 Roscommon 2-3
Badly needed point for Roscommon as Ciaran Murtagh notches a point from a free after Fintan Cregg was fouled.

36Mins

Mayo 1-8 Roscommon 2-3
Jason Doherty pushes Mayo two clear.

35Mins

Massive crowd here today, 65,746.

36Mins

Second-half action about to get under way here.

36Mins

Mayo 1-8 Roscommon 2-4
Super point by Conor Devaney after great work by Sean Mullooly who won the throw-in and drove at the Mayo defence.

36Mins

Mayo 1-8 Roscommon 2-5
Now we’re level! Diarmuid Murtagh bangs over a free for Roscommon.

36Mins

Excellent start to the second half by Roscommon.

38Mins

Murtagh unlucky with another point effort as David Clarke manages to fist it down and Mayo scramble to cover.

38Mins

Yellow card for Roscommon’s Cian Connolly after he fouls Colm Boyle.

42Mins

Hold up for treatment for Diarmuid Murtagh after he took a heavy shoulder. The Roscommon forward is back on his feet now though.

46Mins

Roscommon 2-6 Mayo 1-8
Roscommon hit the front, Diarmuid Murtagh fists over after excellent work from Cian Connolly.

46Mins

Mayo 1-9 Roscommon 2-6
All square once more thanks to Paddy Durcan for Mayo.

49Mins

Roscommon 2-7 Mayo 1-9
Roscommon’s advantage restored. Ciaran Murtagh slots a free after Enda Smith was fouled.

50Mins

Yellow card for Mayo’s Cillian O’Connor after a challenge on Sean Mullooly.

50Mins

Sub: Roscommon bring in Donie Smith for Cian Connolly.

51Mins

Sub: Colm Boyle is withdrawn as Donal Vaughan comes in for Mayo.

53Mins

Mayo 1-10 Roscommon 2-7
Level again. Good combination play between Andy Moran and Cillian O’Connor culminates in Moran pointing.

55Mins

Roscommon 2-8 Mayo 1-10
Superb through ball by Enda Smith and his brother Donie seizes the chance to point.

58Mins

Subs: Mayo replace Andy Moran with Conor Loftus. Plenty boos from the Roscommon fans there. Roscommon bring on Colin Compton for Ciaran Murtagh.

61Mins

Yellow card for Mayo’s Diarmuid O’Connor. Ten minutes left and they trail by one. Not going for them at the moment.

61Mins

Subs: Roscommon bring in Cathal Compton for Diarmuid Murtagh, Mayo replace Seamus O’Shea with Tom Parsons.

62Mins

Bad Mayo wide from Tom Parsons.

64Mins

Sub: Ian Kilbride on for Roscommon for Seanie McDermott. Mayo replace Diarmuid O’Connor with Stephen Coen.

66Mins

Mayo 1-11 Roscommon 2-8
Level thanks to the left foot of Cillian O’Connor who brings Mayo back into it.

67Mins

Four minutes left. All up for grabs here. Who’s going to advance to face Kerry on 20 August?

68Mins

Mayo 1-12 Roscommon 2-8
And Mayo hit the front through Paddy Durcan.

69Mins

Cillian O’Connor misses the chance to put Mayo two clear, shooting wide on the turn.

70Mins

Colin Compton bangs a shot wide for Roscommon, we’re entering injury-time.

70Mins

Six minutes of injury time will be played.

70Mins

Subs: More replacements here. Roscommon bring in Ronan Stack for Conor Devaney. Mayo introduce David Drake for Jason Doherty.

71Mins

Tense finale in store here.

72Mins

Free in for Roscommon after a Mayo player judged to have touched the ball on the ground. Donie Smith will take it, about 45 yards out.

73Mins

Roscommon 2-9 Mayo 1-12
Smith nails the free and we’re level again!

74Mins

Cillian O’Connor’s point attempt tails wide!

74Mins

Massive catch from a kickout by Tom Parsons for Mayo, free in over 45 yards out.

75Mins

Cillian O’Connor with the ball in his hands, he looks like he’ll go for it.

75Mins

O’Connor’s kick drops short and then he’s wide from play.

76Mins

Time is up but we’re still playing on!

76Mins

Yellow for Keith Higgins.

76Mins

All over and we’re heading for a replay.

76Mins

Manic ending to that game but a draw probably the fair result.

76Mins

Details of the replay will be confirmed tomorrow.

76Mins

So Donie Smith was the hero for Roscommon, launching over that late free. Thanks for joining us, we’ll be back later with plenty analysis and reaction.

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