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Laois' Padraig Clancy retires from inter-county football

Updated: Tuesday, 05 Nov 2013 20:40 | Comments

Padriag Clancy has been  a member of the O'Moore County panel since 1999
Padriag Clancy has been a member of the O'Moore County panel since 1999

Laois stalwart Padriag Clancy has announced his retirement from inter-county football.

The Timahoe clubman made 57 appearances in the Championship and was part of the team that won the Leinster SFC in 2003.

The 33-year-old has been  a member of the O’Moore County panel since 1999.

Commenting on his retirement, Laois GAA chairman Gerry Kavanagh said: "Padraig’s service to Laois GAA has been tremendous, and his dedication, determination and commitment are an example to players everywhere.

“A natural leader, he has won the respect and admiration of both team-mates and opponents over many years. We wish him all the very best in his future endeavours."

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