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McCartan named as new Down boss

Updated: Friday, 11 Sep 2009 21:19

James McCartan is the new Down manager
James McCartan is the new Down manager

The Down GAA County Board have appointed James McCartan as the new manager of the county’s senior football team.

The appointment, for a three-year term, was ratified at a meeting of the County Committee on Friday evening.

McCartan, who succeeds Ross Carr as the Mourne County senior football boss, will be assisted by Paddy Tally and Brian McIver in his role.

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