A point by Stephen Lambe a minute into stoppage time snatched a late dramatic victory for Monaghan as they kept their unbeaten league run intact in a game where the sides were level on 10 occasions.

scorers

Monaghan: S Lambe 0-4, B OBrien 0-3, W OToole , N Morgan 0-2 each, D Crowe, A Hughes 0-1 each.

Leitrim: C Cunniffe 0-5, C Hayes 0-3, D McGovern 0-2, G Hickey, S Kiernan 0-1 each.

 

Teams


Monaghan
— M McHugh; A Kerr, S Leonard, J Connolly; G Coleman, W OToole, J McAnespie; B OBrien, D Crowe; J Greene, B McGuigan, M Lennon; N Morgan, S Lambe, A Hughes.

Subs: E MacSuibhne for B McGuigan, J Lacey for A Hughes

Leitrim — F McKiernan; K McGrath, V McDermott, D Tiernan; C Burns, J McGrail, S Feeney; D McGovern, C Cunniffe; N Daly, K Connolly, C Hayes; G Hickey, S Kiernan, A Doherty.

Subs: nÓglancy for S Feeney, B Carroll for K McGrath

 

 

02-Mar-09 by Irish Independant.ie