Kildare’s star burned brightest as the light faded in the second half of a good work-out against Roscommon in St.Conleth’s Park tonight, although they were flattered by Rossie’s profligacy as they ran out seven point winners. A missed penalty 15 minutes from time by Diarmuid Murtagh would have levelled affairs and the Connacht men shot … Read moreKildare Finish Strongly to Bury Profligate Rossies – Kildare 1-16 Roscommon 1-9
The big picture remains the same. Progression. Improvement. Call it what you will. Kildare are back in Division One from whence they dropped like a stone under Jason Ryan. Most won’t argue with that. Accentuate the positives. Five wins out of six games when the promotion chips were down and the one aberration a last … Read moreMeaningless? Nope. Kildare 0-16 Galway 0-18.
By half time we had put in our order for humble pie and devoured it with some enthusiasm after a makeshift Kildare side made a nonsense of our pre-match doom-mongering. With promotion in the bag and a likely re-match against today’s opponents on the cards in Croke Park next Sunday, Cian O’Neill sent the most … Read moreHumble Pie For Us As Kildare B Almost Shock Tribe: Galway 0-14 Kildare 0-13