Gallagher and Devlin appointed Tyrone minor managers

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Iggy Gallagher and Paul Devlin have been appointed as the new Tyrone County Minor Football Managers on a two year term.

The former Tyrone Senior Footballers replace Mickey Donnelly, who has stepped down after five seasons in the job.

Trillick clubman Gallagher steps up from his current role as a coach of the Tyrone U17 Academy squad and has spent the last seven years coaching County Academy & Development squads.

Paul Devlin of Moortown is a former All Star nominee in 1996 comes into the job as one of the key figures in Moortown's recent renaissance at underage level. He has guided his side to back to back Tyrone Minor Championship and League Doubles in 2014 and 2015. He has also coached Ballinderry to League and Championship titles and has been previously involved with Tyrone Development squads.

Tyrone Chairperson Roisin Jordan said:

"Iggy and Paul come into the job with great credentials. They have years of experience at club level and been working with our Academy & Development squads for a number of years. Over the next 2 years, they will work to develop the players to be ready to step up to Under 21 & Senior Level and the we wish them every success for their term"

Their backroom team for the coming season will be finalised over the next number of weeks.