Coulter hangs up the inter county boots

Benny CoulterDown footballer Benny Coulter has announced his inter-county retirement.

The 32-year-old has signalled his intention to end a 14-year career with his county - the high-point of which was captaining them to the All Ireland final in 2010, when they lost out to Cork.

The Mayobridge forward has issued a statement saying that the time has come for the next generation of Down footballers to make their mark.