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Relief and disappointment in equal measure - Declan Bonner
Reaction to Donegal draw with Kerry
yesterday 21:07
How Donegal and Kerry drew in Super 8s - Score by Score

3 mins: Jason McGee in space out on the Hill 16 side, kicks the game’s opening point after a patient Donegal build up. Donegal 0-1, Kerry 0-0

3.30 mins: Stephen O’Brien opens up the Donegal defence/gte the Kingdom up and running from 20 metres. 0-1/0-1

5 mins:  David

yesterday 20:04
Thriller at Croker - Murphy's injury time free earns Donegal a draw against Kerry

Donegal and Kerry met in an absorbing All Ireland Senior Football Championship Super 8s clash at Croke Park today.

If finished: Donegal  1-20, Kerry 1-20

A free five minutes into injury time from captain Michael Murphy enabled Donegal to get a draw at the end of a titanic struggle

yesterday 18:25
Baby Cara Rose Bonner to be remembered in charity event

Baby Cara Rose Bonner

yesterday 18:19
TV images from Donegal to be beamed to 1 million Italians

Images of Donegal and Ireland will be beamed into the homes of around 1 million people across Italy at the end of this year, in a special Ireland episode of a popular documentary series. 

Filming for the programme  calledFreedom: Oltre il Confine (meaning ‘Freedom: Beyond

yesterday 17:58
Motorist in Donegal is detected speeding at 125kmh in a 50kmh zone

A motorist in Donegal has been clocked doing a speed of 125 kph (that's almost 80 mph) in a 50 kph (just over 30 mph) zone in the east of the county.

The speeding motorist was detected near the village of St. Johnston.

The Buncrana Roads Policing Unit detected driver.

A

yesterday 16:19
Donegal without Neil McGee and Paddy McGrath as well as injured Eoghan Ban for Kerry clash

The Donegal defence has been decimated ahead of their Super 8s game with Kerry today.

Apart from losing Eoghan Ban Gallagher to a broken ankle during the week, Paddy McGrath has not recovered while full-back Neil McGee is also out.

Into the Donegal side come St Eunans pair Eamonn

yesterday 15:52
Over 200 take part in Danny McDaid 15k - see the full results

The annual Danny McDaid 15k took place in good conditions today with Foyle Valley AC's Craig Simpson winning in a great time of 50 minutes exactly.

John McElhill of Finn Valley AC was second in 51.29 ahead of local man Michael Black in 54.17.

Helen Mc Cready 0f Rosses AC was first

yesterday 15:16
St Eunans hurlers book a championship semi-final place with win over MacCumhaills  rn rn

St. Eunan’s had a good win over Sean MacCumhaills in Ballybofey on Friday evening in the fourth round of the Donegal Senior Hurling Championship. 

Sean MacCumhaills………0-8

St. Eunans ………………..2-13

Goals from Sean McVeigh and Sean Halvey, one in each half,

yesterday 09:34
Two more goals from Shane McGrath sees Aodh Ruadh to big win over Four Masters

Aodh Ruadh took control in the second half to run out easy winners over neighbours Four Masters in Fr Tierney Park on Saturday night.

Aodh Ruadh 3-14 Four Masters 1-8

The visitors did well to be just two points adrift at the break (1-7 to 1-5) as Aodh Ruadh had passed up a number of

yesterday 09:34
Naomh Columba back in deep relegation trouble after losing at home to Termon

Termon took the points in Pairc na nGael, Glencolmcille tonight and in doing so have leapfrogged Naomh Columba in the relegation battle in Division Two.

Naomh Columba 1-6 Termon 0-12

It was the late, late show for Termon as they trailed by 1-6 to 0-6 with ten minutes left. They then

yesterday 22:01
Kilcar stay top after comfortable win over St Eunans in O'Donnell Park

Kilcar remain on the top of the Division One league table with a comfortable win over St Eunan’s tonight in O’Donnell Park. 

St Eunans ………….1-11 

Kilcar ………………..1-6 

Five points was the winning margin with Mark McHugh, Andrew McClean,

yesterday 22:01
Disappointment for Sommer Lecky at European Under-20 Athletics Championships in Sweden

Sommer Lecky put in a brave performance but was outside the medals in the European Under-20 Athletics Championships in Sweden.

The Finn Valley AC teenager cleared 1.75 metres on her first attempt. She was unsuccessful with her first jump over 1.80 m but cleared it the second

2019-07-20 19:13
Finn Harps U-13s go top of the table after big win over Longford Town

Finn Harps moved top of their U13 Phase 2 group with a comprehensive victory over Longford town on Friday night. In a game which had nine goals it was the Harps side who ran out winners at a wet Finn Park. 

Finn Harps 7-2 Longford Town

Kevin McHugh’s boys opened the

2019-07-20 18:46
GAA: Donegal slip to defeat against fired up Tyrone in exciting encounter

Donegal were beaten by Tyrone in their TG4 All-Ireland Ladies SFC Group 4 game at TEG Cusack Park in Mullingar on Saturday afternoon.

If finished Tyrone 3-12, Donegal 3-9.

Donegal were favourites going into the game against a Tyrone side that had lost to Mayo the previous

2019-07-20 18:10
Daily News
LISTEN: Man of the match Donegal's Ryan McHugh gives reaction after draw with Kerry

Donegal's man of the match Ryan McHugh was again outstanding. After the game he gave his reaction to Tom Comack

yesterday 21:07
PLAYER RATINGS: How the Donegal players fared in their epic draw with Kerry
RYAN MCHUGH AND MICHAEL MURPHY OUTSTANDING AGAIN
yesterday 20:04
PAT'S PATCH: Boris; and some tales of the supernatural
Pat McArt - Speaking his mind on the big topics
yesterday 20:04
LISTEN: Donegal captain Michael Murphy gives his reaction after draw with Kerry

After a super game Donegal captain Michael Murphy stopped to give his reaction as he got on the team bus under the Hogan Stand in Croke Park.

Tom Comack got his reaction

yesterday 20:04
Murphy secures Donegal a draw in pulsating encounter

Donegal 1-20 Kerry 1-20

Michael Murphy landed a last gasp equaliser as Donegal drew with Kerry in a magnificent game in Croke Park today.

Donegal were victorious in their first Super 8s game against Meath, but they were weakened for the trip to Croke Park with Eoghan

yesterday 18:19
Deaths in Donegal, Sunday evening, January 21

The Donegal Democrat has been informed of the following deaths: 

- Margaret Gallen, Letterkenny

- Bernie Lovett, Mullnagood, Pettigo

- Mary Ann Doherty, Inch Island and Buncrana   - Liam Gallagher, Donegal Road, Ballybofey

Margaret Gallen,

yesterday 17:58
Deaths in Donegal, Sunday morning, July 21

The Donegal Democrat has been informed of the following deaths: 

- Bernie Lovett, Mullnagood, Pettigo

- Mary Ann Doherty, Inch Island and Buncrana   - Liam Gallagher, Donegal Road, Ballybofey

- Derek Beck, Main Street,

yesterday 09:34
IT OCCURS TO ME: Making sense of the Donegal lingo
Wee Paris is some doll, hi
yesterday 09:34
Latest news from Donegal
yesterday 21:07 LISTEN: Man of the match Donegal's Ryan McHugh gives reaction after draw with Kerry
yesterday 21:07 Relief and disappointment in equal measure - Declan Bonner
yesterday 20:04 PLAYER RATINGS: How the Donegal players fared in their epic draw with Kerry
yesterday 20:04 PAT'S PATCH: Boris; and some tales of the supernatural
yesterday 20:04 LISTEN: Donegal captain Michael Murphy gives his reaction after draw with Kerry
yesterday 20:04 How Donegal and Kerry drew in Super 8s - Score by Score
yesterday 18:25 Thriller at Croker - Murphy's injury time free earns Donegal a draw against Kerry
yesterday 18:19 Murphy secures Donegal a draw in pulsating encounter
yesterday 18:19 Baby Cara Rose Bonner to be remembered in charity event
yesterday 17:58 Deaths in Donegal, Sunday evening, January 21
yesterday 17:58 TV images from Donegal to be beamed to 1 million Italians
yesterday 16:19 Motorist in Donegal is detected speeding at 125kmh in a 50kmh zone
yesterday 15:52 Donegal without Neil McGee and Paddy McGrath as well as injured Eoghan Ban for Kerry clash
yesterday 15:16 Over 200 take part in Danny McDaid 15k - see the full results
yesterday 09:34 Deaths in Donegal, Sunday morning, July 21
yesterday 09:34 IT OCCURS TO ME: Making sense of the Donegal lingo
yesterday 09:34 St Eunans hurlers book a championship semi-final place with win over MacCumhaills  rn rn
yesterday 09:34 Two more goals from Shane McGrath sees Aodh Ruadh to big win over Four Masters
yesterday 22:01 Naomh Columba back in deep relegation trouble after losing at home to Termon
yesterday 22:01 Kilcar stay top after comfortable win over St Eunans in O'Donnell Park
2019-07-20 22:58 Deaths in Donegal - Saturday evening, July 20
2019-07-20 19:13 Disappointment for Sommer Lecky at European Under-20 Athletics Championships in Sweden
2019-07-20 18:46 LISTEN: Naomh U-14 manager Gerard O'Donnell gives his reaction after his side won Co title
2019-07-20 18:46 Finn Harps U-13s go top of the table after big win over Longford Town
2019-07-20 18:10 GAA: Donegal slip to defeat against fired up Tyrone in exciting encounter
2019-07-20 17:43 Donegal Ladies go down to Tyrone in first of group games in Mullingar
2019-07-20 17:43 PICTURE GALLERY: See Geraldine Diver's Picture Gallery from GAA Golf Classic in Dunfanaghy
2019-07-20 17:43 Donegal girl Ella Clancy and her pony Fernando bound for RDS in August
2019-07-20 17:01 The Donegal doctor who helped put man on the moon
2019-07-20 13:52 ‘Bomber’ expecting a shootout
2019-07-20 13:31 ‘Almost four-month wait for home help’ - Donegal TD
2019-07-20 13:31 Two Donegal initiatives make finals list for Foodie Destinations 2019 rn rn 
2019-07-20 12:28 Man to face trial for causing deaths of two young people in Donegal road collision
2019-07-20 12:28 Bookbinding and book finding in Donegal
2019-07-20 11:25 Deaths in Donegal - Saturday morning, July 20
2019-07-20 11:25 Naomh Conaill crowned Donegal U-14 champions following big win over Malin 
2019-07-20 00:55 Spot-on Finn Harps pick up vital win in Waterford
2019-07-20 00:19 FT: See the video - Penalty drama as Finn Harps in the right 'Place' with crucial away win in Waterford
2019-07-19 19:40 Donegal need Kerry and Kerry need Donegal says Kerry journalist Michael Clifford
2019-07-19 19:04 Donegal's fittest politician - senator wins gold in his age category at major event in Canada
2019-07-19 19:04 Major boost as Finn Harps sign giant central defender who was with German club
2019-07-19 18:37 Deaths in Donegal - Friday evening, July 19, 2019
2019-07-19 18:37 Work to begin on fibre broadband network in west Donegal
2019-07-19 18:01 Three Donegal graduates join Bord Bia’s Talent Academy
2019-07-19 16:58 The Wild Lip Sync Way fundraiser sure to be a great night's craic and entertainment
2019-07-19 16:52 Late Donegal man gives three people the gift of life
2019-07-19 16:31 Revamped Mary From Dungloe Festival for 2019
2019-07-19 16:31 Patrick McBrearty plays his 50th championship game this Sunday against Kerry
2019-07-19 15:55 Minister Bruton to host Climate Action Town Hall in Donegal
2019-07-19 15:28 €476K approved for 14 Projects in Donegal under the LEADER Rural Development Programme rn rn 
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