Late goals from Gary McNulty and a converted penalty from Corey Lee Bogan snatched victory for the visitors at Pairc naGael today.
Letterkenny Gaels 2-8 Robert Emmetts 3-7
The visitors opened brightly but goals from Ciaran and Oisin Cannon kept the Gaels in touch at half time. Emmetts first half goal came from Bogan.
Half time score Letterkenny Gaels 2-2 Robert Emmetts 1-6.
Gaels kicked six unanswered points in the second half and looked to be on their way to victory until the visitors scored the late goals in the 26th and 27th minutes.
Letterkenny Gaels: J Carr, N McGarrigle, D Hunter, O Cannon, (1.0) C Cullen, S Crossan, A Stewart, K Margey, C Cannon,(1.0) A Hanley,(0.1) O McMacken, A Diver,(0.1) C Creevy(0.5), B O Brien, D Cahill(0.1)
Robert Emmetts: P Lafferty, J Tourish, A Dalton, P Dooher, P Farrell, B Dooher, M Curran, M Lafferty, C Bryson,(0.1) S McAleer, G McNulty,(1.3) C Callaghan, R Foy,(0.1) CL Bogan,(2.1) J Hunter (0.1)
Referee : Paul Clifford (Buncrana)Tags: