From back to front, all are stars!

The Mayor of Donegal, Cllr. Frank McBrearty on behalf of the elected members, staff and management of Donegal County Council has congratulated the eight players from the Donegal team who have won GAA GPA Football All-Star awards.

The Mayor of Donegal, Cllr. Frank McBrearty on behalf of the elected members, staff and management of Donegal County Council has congratulated the eight players from the Donegal team who have won GAA GPA Football All-Star awards.

The Mayor said, “To see the Donegal team represented in every line of the field from back to front shows the outstanding calibre of this Donegal All-Ireland winning team. These players have brought great joy and celebration to the county over the last number of months and it is great see their achievements both collectively and individually recognised in these awards”.

The Mayor had a special mention for Glenswilly man Neil Gallagher who works as a Technician in Water and Environment Services in Donegal County Council. “I would especially like to congratulate Neil Gallagher who is a member of staff with Donegal County Council.

“Like his team mates Neil is a deserving winner of this award and I know from talking to his colleagues and friends in the Council that everyone is very proud of him and of what he has achieved in 2012.”

The GPA/GAA All Stars will be broadcast live tonight on RTÉ 1 television from the National Convention Centre at 7pm.

If you have a story or want to send a photo or video to us please contact the Donegal Live editorial team any time. To contact Donegal Democrat and Donegal People's Press, email editorial@donegaldemocrat.ie To contact Donegal Post, email editor@donegalpost.com To contact Inish Times, email editor@inishtimes.com.

More News

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.