Gerry Reilly U-16 FT 2017

Monaghan hold out to win the Gerry Reilly Cup

Monaghan 2-8 Meath 1-10 The stage was set for the Gerry Reilly U-16 FT Cup Final in Millbrook, Oldcastle on Sunday evening with the singing of our National Anthem by Ann Galligan, and a large crowd in attendance awaiting a great encounter despite all the heavy rain of the day. Monaghan all out to win […]

Dublin too strong for Laois in the Plate Final

Dublin 3-11 Laois 1-6 In the opening minutes of the Gerry Reilly U-16 FT Plate Final played on Saturday evening, it looked like Laois were going to put it up to Dublin. However, when Dublin’s Simon Murphy pointed from a free in the 4th minute, Dublin started to dominate play. Showers during the game and […]

Gerry Reilly U-16 Football Tournament 2017 Results (Round by Round + Finals)

Fixtures for the Gerry Reilly U-16 FT 2017 “The Secret of Slumber” Beautiful handcrafted beds manufactured in Ireland Proud sponsors of the Gerry Reilly Memorial U-16  FT The ’round robin’ games are played on 3 successive weekends. Group A Laois, Longford, Louth & Meath Group B Dublin, Monaghan, Westmeath & Wicklow Round 1 Monaghan  0-13 […]

Louth see off Longford’s fight back to qualify for the Shield Final

Louth 2-14 Longford 1-14 A place in the Gerry Reilly U-16 FT Shield Final was at stake in this Rd.3 game played on Saturday evening in Millbrook, Oldcastle. It went right down to the wire with Longford only needing to draw to qualify, but it was Louth’s points in injury time that insured their place […]

Meath in first Gerry Reilly Cup Final since 2012

Meath 5-18 Laois 1-6 In the second half of the Rd.3 match in the Gerry Reilly U-16 FT Meath took complete control in their win over Laois. The game was played on a beautiful Sunday evening in Millbrook, Oldcastle, with a large crowd in attendance basking in the sunshine. Meath had a dream start with […]

Dublin power to victory with a masterful second half display

Dublin 4-17 Wicklow 0-10 It was very much a game of 2 halves with the strong wind on the day, Wicklow were playing with the wind in their backs for the first half of the Gerry Reilly U-16 FT Rd.3 game played on Saturday afternoon in Millbrook, Oldcastle and by the 21st minute, they led […]

Monaghan given a fright by Westmeath

Monaghan 3-9 Westmeath 2-9 Monaghan had to dig deep to overcome Westmeath in the dying moments of the 3rd round tie of the Gerry Reilly U-16 FT played in Millbrook, Oldcastle on Saturday. Hot favourites, Monaghan, certainly had it put up to them and it’s Westmeath that had far more scoring chances. Westmeath had the […]

Monaghan come out on top in thriller

Monaghan 0-10 Dublin 0-9 A pity the rain came to make conditions tough for both teams, but that did not prevent all in attendance seeing an incredible game of football that went down to the wire. It was Monaghan that held out in the end to claim victory over Dublin in this 2nd round game […]

A masterclass display by Wicklow in the Gerry Reilly FT

Wicklow 7-12 Westmeath 3-5 Wicklow were simply on fire in their win over Westmeath in the Gerry Reilly U-16 FT played in Millbrook, Oldcastle on Sunday afternoon. They had wind advantage in the first half and made quick use of it by scoring a goal and 3 points by the third minute. Ruari Tompkins point […]