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The Louth football Final takes place on Sunday. Naomh Mairtin return to the fixture for the third year in a row. However, the last two visits resulted in a loss. Something they will be hoping to change this year. On the other hand, Ardee St. Mary’s are in the final for the first time since 2016.
The final comes just a week after the semi-final ties. Firstly, Ardee earned their place in the final with a three-point over Newtown Blues. Previously, Newtown Blues had won the last three championships in a row. As a result, Ardee will go into this final full of confidence.
Meanwhile, Naomh Mairtin continued their semi-final successes with a convincing win against St. Mochtas. It ended 4-16 to 2-16 in favour of last year’s runners-up. Surprisingly, Naomh Mairtin are yet to win a championship. This could be the year though as they enter this one as favourites.
Having scored 8-28 in their last two games, Naomh Mairtin are a force to be reckoned with. In spite of their big semi-final win, Ardee St. Mary’s are underdogs here. This may work in their favour as they can take the game to Naomh Mairtin.
Paddy Power are offering 8/11 for Naomh Mairtin to finally get over the line. Otherwise, a draw is 13/2 and Ardee are 6/4 underdogs.
LÚ TV’s streaming service is broadcasting the game.
Louth SFC Final: Naomh Mairtin vs Ardee St. Mary’s, Sunday 27th September (Darver), 4.30pm.
LuTV presents its Anchor Tours Senior Football Championship Preview.
Hosted by Louth and Prouds Dan Bannon, guests include Fra McCullough, Stephen Yore, Ogie Harmon and Karl O'Connor.
Who will take Joe Ward home? @naomhmairtin or @Ardeestmarysgfc 🔴⚪️https://t.co/6GByWbomVA
— Louth GAA (@louthgaa) September 24, 2020