Kildare GAA: scores galore as SFL is up and running

Few big shocks in opening round

Tommy Callaghan


Tommy Callaghan



Kildare GAA: Few big shocks as senior football league gets under way

On a lovely evening for football the Kildare senior football leagues, all divisions, finally got under way and while there were few shocks, their were some excellent scoring in all divisions.

Current league champions, Naas, got the defensive of their title off with a good win over Castledermot, while there were also big wins for Sarsfields, Moorefield, Celbridge, Raheens and Johnstownbridge.

In Division 2, some very tight games with Ballyteague, Leixlip, Clane, Two Mile House all recording wins while in Division 3 Ballymore and Straffan drew, while Allenwood defeated Caragh by the narrowest of margins.


EMS Copiers SFL Division 1, Section 1: Johnstownbridge 0-15 Confey 0-7; Celbridge 0-15 Carbury 0-10; Moorefield 5-16 Round Towers 0-11. Section B: Raheens 4-14 St Laurene's 1-14; Sarsfields 3-12 Athy 1-8; Naas 0-12 Castledermot 1-6.

EMS Copiers SFL Division 2: Leixlip 0-11 Monasterevan 1-9; Two Mile House 0-16 Maynooth 0-14; Ballyteague 1-9 Kilcock 0-11; Clane 2-16 Sallins 1-14; Eadestown 0-00 Clogherinkoe 0-00; 

EMS Copiers SFL Divsion 3: Ballymore Eustace 0-13 Straffan 0-13; Rheban 3-14 Ellistown 0-10; St Kevin's 4-19 Nurney 0-5; Allenwood 1-13 Caragh 1-12; Rathangan v Kilcullen (Sunday, 18.00).

EMS Copiers SFL Division 4: Athgarvan 2-17 Castlemitchell 2-6; Rathcoffey 0-014 Grangenolvan 0-6; Suncroft 4-16 Robertstown 2-11; Cappagh 2-9 Ballykelly 1-8; Milltown 7-15 Ardclough 1-6.