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Friday Lunch Sport: Kildare GAA Refs Met In Hawkfield Last Night; Man Utd Injury Crisis For Leicester Game.

: 09/13/2019 - 12:56

A Kildare GAA Referees strike is now considered unlikely.

A meeting of referees was held in Manguard Plus Hawkfield last night, but no clear outcome has emerged.

Yesterday, Kfm revealed that the referees, as a group, have raised a number of key issues recently with the county board.

The referees feel the County Board isn’t addressing the issues to the referees’ satisfaction.

On Wednesday evening, County Board chairman Ger Donnelly circulated an email to all clubs calling for respect for, and cooperation with, match officials.

Another busy weekend of club football championship action begins last evening.

Due to a bereavement in the Kill Club, the Pittman Traffic Intermediate Relegation Semi Final, Kill v Suncroft, which was due to take place last evening will now take place next Monday at 8pm in Manguard Plus, Hawkfield.

In the other relegation semi final: Kilcullen retain their Intermediate status after beating Ellistown 16 points to 1-11.

The senior and intermediate quarter finals & junior semi finals are scheduled for Tomorrow and Sunday.  

Kfm will have live updates from the 10 quarter, in association with Pat Keogh Skoda, Ballybrittas.

We’ll also broadcast the live Draw for the semi finals on Sunday evening at 6.45pm

The Kerry senior football team will be named at 8pm this evening ahead of tomorrow's All Ireland replay against Dublin at Croke Park.

Manager Peter Keane has to decide whether to play the likes of Tommy Walsh and Killian Spillane from the start.


Bohemians can open up a 5 point cushion in third place in the League of Ireland Premier Division ifthey defeat Waterford at Dalymount Park tonight.

Shelbourne will gain promotion as First Division champions with a win away to Drogheda United. But, if Drogheda win, they will overtake Shels on goal difference.

Manchester United face an injury crisis for tomorrow's Premier League game with Leicester.

Paul Pogba, Anthony Martial, Luke Shaw, Jesse Lingard and Aaron Wan Bissaka could all miss the game at Old Trafford.

United have gone three games without a win since their 4-0 victory against Chelsea on the opening weekend of the season.

In the FAI Intermediate Cup, Newbridge Town away to St. Pat’s YC at 8pm this evening.

In the Leinster Senior League this evening, Leixlip Utd are home to UCD at 7.45.

Today’s racing in Listowel begins at 1.55.

Join Eoin Beatty this evening for the Weekend Preview from 6.25 pm which will analyze the weekend Kildare action.


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