Peter Turley

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Down’s Kevin McKernan celebrates after scoring his side’s goal in the victory over Antrim at  Páirc Esler in Newry.  Photograph: Jonathan Porter/Inpho

DOWN 1-18 ANTRIM 0-14 Down manager Eamonn Burns had the wryest of smiles as he contemplated a question from a reporter suggesting that they could rea(...)

Down’s Kevin McKernan celebrates after scoring a goal in the Ulster SFC quarter-final against Antrim at Páirc Esler in Newry. Photograph:  Jonathan Porter/Inpho

Down 1-18 Antrim 0-14 And so the wait goes on for another year for Antrim. Down pressurised the visitors from the start by pushing two banks of at(...)

Monaghan’s Kieran Hughes was a constant threat when in the danger area against Down last weekend. Photograph: Andrew Paton/Inpho.

With the vast majority of kick-outs in the modern game going short the value of winning contests in the middle of the park has been massively deflate(...)

Down’s Kevin McKernan is likely to play a sweeping role to provide cover for the defence given the quality of the opposition attack. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

This has been the most topsy-turvy division in the league with just two points separating the top four and the county that led in the early stages, We(...)

Tyrone goalkeeper Niall Morgan takes to the line after receiving a black card in last week’s drawn Ulster senior football Championship preliminary round game against Down at Healy Park. Photograph: Inpho.Omagh, Tyrone 18/5/2014Tyrone vs DownTyrone’s Niall MorganMandatory Credit ©INPHO/Presseye/Russell Pritchard

Both teams would have been disappointed with last week’s outcome. Down manager James McCartan understandably said that he’d have taken a draw at ha(...)