Roscommon U-20s claim dominant win over Leitrim

Roscommon U-20s produced their best display of the campaign to hand out a 13-point beating to Leitrim in Ballinamore this evening

Two well-taken goals in a four-minute spell before helped Noel Dunning’s men to a 2-7 to 1-3 lead at half-time.

With Shane McGinley, Niall O’Donnell and Bobby Nugent outstanding, Roscommon completely dominated the second half and Bobby Nugent put the seal on a famous victory with a great goal in the 50th minute. The big win for Roscommon means that they have qualified for the Connacht final.

They will await the winners of Sligo and Galway in the semi-final after Sligo defeated Mayo by 0-12 to 0-8 in the other game on Wednesday.

Final score from Ballinamore: Roscommon 3-16 Leitrim 2-6.