Shock as on and off field brawls spoil Tyrone County Final

Tyrone GAA chiefs will launch an investigation after yesterdays county football league final was marred by violence on and off the field.

A mass brawl broke out on the field in the closing minutes of the game and violence then erupted in the stands with several people involved.

The match between Dromore and Carrickmore was held up for around 10 minutes before play eventually resumed.

County champions Dromore won 0-11 to 0-6 at Dunmoyle near Ballygawley.

West Tyrone MLA, Barry McElduff, who attended yesterdays game, said he saw a number of spectators with facial injuries:

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