Galway got the perfect result this afternoon in Croke Park as they beat Donegal by 4pts in a highly entertaining match in Croke Park.
Galway will play their first minor football final since 2006 when they face either Kildare or Kerry on Sunday the 18th September after beating Donegal 2-12 to 1-11
Desmond Conneely was the Galway man of the match after scoring the second goal, with Rob Finnerty scoring the first for Galway.
2:51pm Galway win a highly entertaining All-Ireland minor football final, it finishes
Galway 2-12 Donegal 1-11
2:47pm Galway lead by 4pts with five minutes injury time to play.
2:43pm Daniel Lyons with a much needed GOAL for Donegal (58min played)
2:37pm Cenneelly GOAL for Galway puts them 6pts up with 10min to play.
2:25pm Galway with two quick points to lead 1-09 to 0-07
2:21pm Jason McGee gets Donegal back to within 3pts.
2:17pm Galway with the first score of the second half. its 0-06 to 1-07
2:02pm Its half time and its Donegal 0-06 Galway 1-06.
1:55pm Easy free for Finnerty.
1:53pm Niall O’Donnell point from play gets Donegal back to within 4pts.
1:50pm Finnerty with another two points, one from play.
1:44pm Super free from Finnerty for Galway, they lead by 3pts.
1:42pm Eoghan McGettigan point for Donegal. 0-03 to 1-02
1:35pm Evan Murphy extends the Galway lead.
1:34pm Rob Anthony Finnerty GOAL for Galway.
1:33pm Eoghan McGettigan doubles the Donegal lead.
1:32pm Donegal with opening score from Niall O’Donnell