Under-21 Leinster Championship football wins for Offaly and Laois

Updated: Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 15:48 | Comments

Offaly travelled to Wexford won by 1-16 to 0-06
Offaly travelled to Wexford won by 1-16 to 0-06


Offaly and Laois claimed first-round Leinster Under-21 Football Championship wins, while Longford and Westmeath drew.

Offaly travelled to Taghmon in Wexford and Adam Shelly’s goal helped the Faithful to a 1-16 to 0-06 win.

They will play Kildare in Athy on 5 March in the quarter-finals.

In Baltinglass, Evan Costello scored two late points to hand Laois a 0-10 to 0-09 victory over Wicklow.

The O’Moore County will meet the winners of the Longford-Westmeath replay after the sides played out a draw in Newtowncashel, 1-12 to 0-15 after extra time. 

The replay has been set for Mullingar on Wednesday at 7.30pm. 

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