GAA – Derry Hold On To Lift McKenna Cup

Derry 2-12 v 2-11 Tyrone
Derry overcame Tyrone by the narrowest of margins in a thrilling Dr. Mc Kenna Cup final at the Athletic Grounds, Armagh on Saturday night. It was the second time in a month that the Oak Leaf County got the better of their neighbours by a single point. The Derry goals were scored by Enda Muldoon and Ciaran Mullen. Having trailed by 8 points at half time Tyrone once again staged a 2nd half comeback including goals from Sean Cavanagh and Stephen O Neill. Derry however held on to win their first McKenna Cup since 1999.

Derry Manager John Brennan speaking with Francis Mooney after the win.

Tyrone Manager Mickey Harte giving his thoughts to the press after the game.