Kilcoo through to club semi-finals

Crossmaglen Rangers 1-8 - 3-10 Kilcoo (aet)
Published Sunday, 10 November 2013
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Kilcoo are into the semi-finals of the Ulster Senior Football Club Championship after beating Crossmaglen Rangers 3-10 to 1-8 in extra time in front of a bumper crowd at the Athletic Grounds in Armagh.

Kilcoo through to club semi-finals
Kilcoo's Paul Devlin celebrates after scoring a goal from a penalty. (© Presseye)

Over 9,000 people packed in to see Kilcoo inflict Crossmaglen Rangers first defeat in the competition since 2005.

Kilcoo controlled proceedings for most of the game and with 20 minutes remaining had a seven point lead.

But Crossmgalen Rangers reduced that deficit after Kilcoo had Daryl Branagan sent off.

With both sides tied at 1-7 the game went to extra time.

But that was where Kilcoo turned the screw scoring two goals in quick succession.

Crossmaglen never recovered and two players sent off in the second period of extra time.

Kilcoo will now face Ballinderry in the Ulster semi-finals next Sunday.

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Micheál Mac Ardghail in work wrote (445 days ago):
Congratualtions to Klcoo, they beat half the Rangers team...the other half were out through injury. i hope Kilcoo go on to achieve great things and i wish them well in their match again Ballinderry this week end. Bheidhmuid aris! (we will be back)
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