Monaghan manager Malachy O’Rourke praises players after Division One survival


Monaghan manager Malachy O'Rourke was delighted after beating Donegal to stay in Division One.

He said the 1-10 (13) to 1-09 (12) victory after early on being down 1-04 to 0-00 was a great result for his charges.

He said they knew that they had to win to guarantee their status in the top flight because they could not count on results elsewhere.

Malachy said it was very important to stay in the division because they had worked very hard to get there...