Armagh in confident win over Laois

Armagh 2-18 - 1-12 Laois
Published Sunday, 09 March 2014
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Armagh put themselves in contention for promotion from Division 2 of the National Football League with a confident win over Laois at the Athletic Grounds on Saturday.

Armagh in confident win over Laois
Armagh defeated Laois in the division 2 game on Saturday. (© Presseye)

The Orchard County registered the opening score but Laois's midfield won a series of kick outs and after eight minutes had four points while Armagh remained on one.

But Armagh picked up the pace and soon took the lead 0-6 to 0-4 and despite a goal for Laois right before the break, they managed to keep the lead at half-time by three points 0-12 to 1-6.

Goals in the second half from man of the match Stefan Campbell in the 52nd minute and Ethan Rafferty just minutes before full-time secured the victory and boosted promotion hopes for the team.

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Martin connolly in Newtownhamatown wrote (164 days ago):
Goog gaime lads the feeling of 2002 is hear a gain come on the geezer
Martin in Keady wrote (164 days ago):
Great win tonight, armagh playing a nice brand off attacking football with scores coming from all over the park,some great displays,soupy,raffertys,andy Mallon and Murray my main players,keep up the good work,big derby game this sat night,athletic grounds will be rocking for monaghan visit.
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