GALLERY: Tipperary overcome Louth to win Allianz League Division 3

It was a high scoring fixture at Croke Park

BY Raf Diallo 18:50 Saturday 8 April 2017, 18:50 8 Apr 2017

Tipperary's Liam Casey celebrates scoring a goal ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

Tipperary have won Allianz Football League Division 3 after a high scoring encounter against Louth at Croke Park. 

The 2016 All Ireland championship surprise package had reached the third tier decider in dramatic fashion thanks to a Michael Quinlivan late goal to cap a hat-trick.

And one week on, the Munster county can celebrate league silverware after a 3-19 to 0-19 win over Louth.

The first Tipp goal was scored by Liam Casey four minutes before half time, before Conor Sweeney added another on 48 minutes.

Sweeney added a third goal deep into injury time for the Premier County. 

Both Tipp and Louth can now look forward to playing Division 2 football in 2018.


Tipperary's Liam Casey celebrates scoring a goal ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

Tipperary's Michael Quinlivan with Patrick Reilly of Louth ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

Tipperary's Emmet Moloney with Andy McDonnell and Anthony Williams of Louth ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

Tipperary's Josh Keane with Andy McDonnell of Louth ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

Louth’s Anthony Williams with Jack Kennedy of Tipperary ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

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