Mitchell Backs The Downs To Win Leinster Crown

The Westmeath champions won by the narrowest of margins against Ratoath while Kilmacud Crokes were easy winners in their semi final.

"We have the footballers, we've the strength, the speed, we've everything to match them"

Those are the words of star Downs forward Niall Mitchell who is confident ahead of their provincial final against Kilmacud Crokes.

The Dublin champions were easy winners over Portarlington last time out, while The Downs won by the narrowest of margins against Ratoath.

Despite the perceived difference in quality, Mitchell believes his side can hit the heights required to win a Leinster title.

Speaking to Midlands 103 this week, the dual code player begins by talking about his affection for the club:

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