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Former Cork footballer OSullivan named on New York team

Wednesday, 30th April, 2014 4:04pm
Former Cork footballer OSullivan named on New York team

Denis O'Sullivan will start in the New York half-back line v Mayo.


FORMER Cork footballer Denis O’Sullivan has been named in the New York team that will play Mayo in Sunday's Connacht SFC quarter-final.

O’Sullivan, who was involved in a high-profile transfer from Ballinascarthy to neighbours Clonakilty last year, is the only Cork representative on the starting 15, while Newcestown’s Hugh Curran has been named on the bench.

The New York team includes just five players that started against Leitrim in the Gaelic Park last year.

New York team v Mayo: Gavin Joyce (Cavan NY/Ballymartin, Down); Ronan McGinley (Cavan NY/Errigal Ciaran, Tyrone), Gerard McCartan (Kerry NY/Burren, Down), Kieran O’Connor (Kerry NY/Listowel Emmett's, Kerry); Keith Scally (Westmeath NY/Tyrrellspass, Westmeath), Paul O’Connor (Cork NY/Kilmurry Ibrickane, Clare), Denis O’Sullivan (Cork NY/Clonakilty, Cork); Brendan Quigley (Captain, Donegal NY/Timahoe, Laois), Alan Raftery (Cork NY/Oranmore / Maree, Galway); Paddy Boyle (Donegal NY/Castlewellan, Down), Jason Kelly (Offaly NY/Shannonbridge, Offaly), Ross Wherity (Kerry NY/St Eunans, Donegal); Johnny McGeeney (Armagh NY/Culloville Blues, Armagh), Keith Quinn (Leitrim NY/Mayobridge, Down), Gary O’Driscoll (Kerry NY/Skellig Rangers, Kerry).