28 May 2022

Venue confirmed for Donegal minors' clash with Monaghan this weekend

Luke Barrett's side were beaten by Derry on Saturday so will be looking to make the most of their second chance

Venue confirmed for Donegal minors' clash with Monaghan this weekend

Donegal players celebrate their win over Monaghan in the Ulster Minor quarter-final last year

Donegal will aim to get their Minor Football Championship hopes back on track away to Monaghan on Saturday.

Luke Barrett's side were impressive 4-15 to 0-5 winners over Fermanagh first day out, only to lose to Derry in Owenbeg on Saturday on a 2-11 to 1-9 scoreline. It means a fixture now against Monaghan, away, on Saturday at 3pm at St Tiernach's Park in Clones.

The Farney County were 5-13 to 0-12 victors over Down at Newry's Pairc Esler on Saturday last, which followed on from a 0-15 to 1-9 defeat of Armagh at the Athletic Grounds. Monaghan went down beforehand at the hands of Antrim, 2-11 to 0-11, first time out in Inniskeen. 

Last June, Donegal overcame Monaghan in the Ulster semi-final 1-9 to 0-10, also in Clones

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