Donegal v Fermanagh . . . Score by score

DONEGAL V FERMANAGH

Donegal v Fermanagh . . . Score by score
DIARMAID DOHERTY sport@donegaldemocrat.com @dgldemocrat

2 mins – Murphy hits a beautiful pass low into Patrick McBrearty. The forward gets onto his left foot and pops it over

- Donegal 0-1, Fermanagh 0-0

4 mins – Murphy's free off the ground drops short. Hugh McFadden gathers possession in front of the posts, feeds Frank McGlynn who points. - Don 0-2, Ferm 0-0.

7 mins – Rory Kavanagh gets a yellow card following a high tackle on Barry Mulrone. Tomás Corrigan kicks the free from his hands to open Fermanagh's account. - Don 0-2, Ferm 0-1.

10 – Eoin Donnelly fields Christopher Snow's kick out, feeds Barry Mulrone who advances and kicks over from out on the right. - Don 0-2, Ferm 0-2.

11 – Donegal go back in front when Marty O'Reilly gets in on goal and from a narrow angle, chooses to fist over – Don 0-3, Ferm 0-2.

12 – GOAL: Odhran MacNiallais crashes home the opening goal off the underside of the crossbar, after racing onto Frank McGlynn's pass. - Don 1-3, Ferm 0-2.

14 – Sean Quigley comes deep and kicks a wonderful long range score following a quickly taken Fermanagh free. - Don 1-3, Ferm 0-3.

15 – Patrick McBrearty creates the opening and sets up his clubmate Eoin McHugh to score from 30 metres. - Don 1-4, Ferm 0-3.

17 – Patrick McBrearty points a free from the hands. - Don 1-5, Ferm 0-3.

20 – Goal chance for Donegal but McBrearty's effort is saved

26 – Leo McLoone gets a yellow for a high challenge on Tomás Corrigan. Corrigan points the resultant free from the hands, the ball going off the post and over. - Don 1-5, Ferm 0-4.

29 – Aidan Breen, Fermanagh's midfielder, has too much time and space to take a long range score. - Don 1-5, Ferm 0-5.

31 – MacNiallais kicks a delightful point off the outside of his left foot. - Don 1-6, Ferm 0-5.

33 – Corrigan scores his third free. – Don 1-6, Ferm 0-6.

34 – A foul on Che Cullen affords Corrigan the chance to score another free, and he duly obliges from close in – Don 1-6, Ferm 0-7.

35 + 1 – PENALTY & RED CARD – Ruairí Corrigan goes down under a challenge from Neil McGee who gets a red card. Sean Quigley's penalty is saved by Mark Anthony McGinley.

HALF TIME – Donegal 1-6, Fermanagh 0-7.

38 – Fermanagh kick first score of the second half, Tomás Corrigan pointing a free from close in - Don 1-6, Ferm 0-8.

42 – Michael Murphy lands a free from the left - Don 1-7, Ferm 0-8.

44 – GOAL: MacNiallais fists to the net after a wonderful flowing move from Donegal - Don 2-7, Ferm 0-8.

45 - BLACK CARD – Che Cullen is punished for a challenge on Murphy. He is replaced by Damian Kelly

50 – Martin McElhinney with a well taken point. - Don 2-8. Ferm 0-8.

52 – McBrearty comes from deep to collect Murphy's delivery. The Kilcar man turns and scores. - Don 2-9, Ferm 0-8.

55 – McElhinney kicks another point, Toye and O'Reilly involved in the build-up. - Don 2-10, Ferm 0-8.

56 – Fermanagh's Paul McCusker is hauled to the ground, Tomas Corrigan scores his sixth free of the tie. - Don 2-10, Ferm 0-9.

59 – Ryan Jones with a point when a goal seemed on. - Don 2-10, Ferm 0-10.

64 – Tomás Corrigan with a free following foul on Eoin Donnelly. - Don 2-10, Ferm 0-11.

70 + 2 – Eoin McHugh guides over a lovely point from wide on the right. - Don 2-11, Ferm 0-11

70 + 3 – Colm McFadden knocks over a close-in free following foul on Eoin McHugh. - Don 2-12, Ferm 0-11.

FINAL SCORE

Donegal 2-12

Fermanagh 0-11

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