Offaly Performance Hits Right Notes For Kearns

Faithful county footballers register rare win over Dublin in Parnell Park last night.

Liam Kearns is toasting his players after they secured an impressive 0-11 to 0-8 victory over Dublin in Parnell Park last night.

Both sides fielded much changed starting 15s owing to Sigerson Cup absences and the stage of the intercounty season.

Offaly were tigerish in defence and earned a half time lead of two points.

Dublin failed to fire over the course of the 70 plus minutes, while scores from Dylan Hyland, Anton Sullivan, and Nigel Dunne propelled the Fiathful County to a three point win on the final whistle.

Kearns says despite mitigating circumstances the result and performance should stand on its own merits:

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