Club Championship Round-Up: Corofin and St Brigid's set for Connacht decider

A look back at all of Sunday's action in the Club Championships

BY Newstalk 20:10 Sunday 13 November 2016, 20:10 13 Nov 2016

Image: ©INPHO/James Crombie

Corofin set up a Connacht club football final meeting with St Brigid's - a repeat of the 2011 decider.

The 2015 All-Ireland champions defeated reigning champions Castlebar Mitchels by 0-17 to 0-14 after extra-time at MacHale Park.

Roscommon champions St Brigids cruised to a 2-18 to 1-7 win over Aughawillan of Leitrim at Pairc Sean Mac Diarmada.

Dr Crokes are back in the Munster final for the first time in three years.

Colm Cooper bagged 1-3 as the Kerry Champions beat Loughmore-Castleiney of Tipperary by 1-12 to 0-9 in their semi-final in Killarney.

Colm Cooper is tackled by  Lorcan Egan of Loughmore-Castleiney. Image: ©INPHO/Cathal Noonan 

In the other semi-final, Waterford champions The Nire overcame Carbery Rangers of Cork by 2-15 to 1-13 after extra-time in Clonakilty.

The line-up for the Ulster club football final has also been confirmed after Derry champions Slaughtneil beat Killyclogher of Tyrone by 1-11 to 0-8 at the Athletic Grounds and it ended Kilcoo of Down 4-13 Armagh champions Maghery 0-12 at Pairc Esler.

They're down to the last four in the Leinster club football championship.

Three-time All-Ireland winners St Vincents beat Carlow champions Palatine by 0-16 to 0-8 in their quarter-final at Netwatch Cullen Park.

It finished first-time Louth champions Sean O'Mahonys 1-8 Kildare champions Sarsfields 0-8 in Drogheda, it finished Mullinalaghta of Longford 0-14 St Loman's of Westmeath 1-9 at Glennon Bros Pearse Park and it ended Rhode of Offaly 1-12 Simonstown of Meath 1-9 at O'Connor Park.

Simonstown finished with 14 men after losing Shane O'Rourke to a second yellow card with 20 minutes left.

Meanwhile, Johnstownbridge have moved to within 60 minutes and change of a memorable two-in-a-row after a hard-fought victory in the AIB All-Ireland Junior Club Chamionship semi-final at TEG Cusack Park in Mullingar.

The Kildare side edged Athleague in tight All-Ireland Junior Club semi-final.

Elsewhere, Scariff-Ogonnelloe cruised into the final of the AIB All-Ireland Junior Club Chamionship final with a 35-point victory over O’Connells Tullysaran.


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