GALLERY: Ballyboden-St.Enda's win the All-Ireland Club Football Final

The Dublin champions defeated Castlebar Mitchels by 13 points

BY Daniel Kelly 17:44 Thursday 17 March 2016, 17:44 17 Mar 2016

Barry Moran, Castlebar Mitchels, in action against Michael Darragh Macauley, Ballyboden St Endas, supported by team-mate Robbie McDaid. AIB GAA Football All-Ireland Senior Club Championship Final, Ballyboden St Endas, Dublin, v Castlebar Mitchels, Mayo. Croke Park, Dublin. Picture credit: Piaras Ó Mídheach / SPORTSFILE

Dublin's Ballyboden-St. Enda's are All-Ireland Club Football Champions after a 2-14 to 0-07 win over Mayo's Castlebar Mitchels in Croke Park.

It is the first time, Ballyboden-St. Enda's have won the Andy Merrigan Cup. The Dublin team took the lead after 90 seconds and never looked back after Colm Basquel found the back of the net.

The result looked a formality at half-time as the Dublin champions led by 2-05 to 0-03. Andrew Kerin scored the game's second goal after Aran Waters was fouled by Mayo defender Tom Cunniffe.

Mitchels' shooting accuracy was amongst the game's talking points as they could not convert chances from free kicks or open play. It is the second All-Ireland Final the Mayo club has lost in three years after losing to St. Vincent's in 2014.

The Ballyboden-St. Enda's team. Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Lorraine O'Sullivan

The Castlebar Mitchels team. Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Lorraine O'Sullivan

Ballyboden St. Enda's Aran Waters celebrates scoring the opening goal. Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Cathal Noonan

Ballyboden's Andrew Kerin scores from the penalty spot. Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Lorraine O'Sullivan

Paddy Durkan, Castlebar Mitchels, in action against Robbie McDaid, Ballyboden St Enda's. Picture credit: Ray McManus / SPORTSFILE

Rory Byrne, Castlebar Mitchels, in action against Colm Basquel, Ballyboden St Endas. Picture credit: Stephen McCarthy / SPORTSFILE

Ballyboden St Enda's captain Darragh Nelson lifts the Andy Merrigan Cup. Picture credit: Stephen McCarthy / SPORTSFILE

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