Donegal ladies’ manager says players can handle top flight

Donegal ladies' manager
Micheal Naughton

LIDL Ladies' National Football League Division 2 Final result: Donegal 3-17 v 0-13 Westmeath

Donegal ladies’ manager Micheal Naughton praised his players after their Division Two Final victory and has tipped them to do well in Division One.

Micheal was delighted as his players overcame a strong Westmeath team at Parnell Park on Saturday.

He said that they knew it was going to be a hard game, but he said the girls’ hunger and the fight in their belly and their pride in the Donegal jersey helped them to a great win.

He praised players like Eilish Ward, who could have missed the crunch match with a broken nose, but she bravely played on.

Micheal spoke to Coilin Duffy for Sunday Sport and said the girls will “do themselves justice” in the top flight…