First outing

Muckalee had their first outing in the Senior Football League against O Loughlin Gaels with a home game under lights . Shane Coonan opened the scoring  in the third minute but the visitors replied with three points followed by a Eugene Maher point after a run and pass from John Mulhall. With eight minutes remaining The Gaels scored the only goal of the match followed by a point to give them a good grip on the game, the last three points of the half were three points from Colin McGrath to leave it 0-5 to 1-4 at the break. The Gaels went on to hit three points and Muckalee had points from Bryan Byrne ,Colin McGrath, John Mulhall, Shane Coonan,  and two from John Maher the last a late late winner. On a cold night of zero temperature Shane Dowling made his debut at Senior level and did well.  Final score 0-11 to 1-7.

Team Brian Cahill, Noel Darcy, Conor Kinsella, Paul Maher, Brandon Sheehan, Joseph Maher, John Mulhall 0-1,Shane Coonan 0-2, John Maher 0-2, Eugene Maher 0-1, Colin McGrath 0-4, Bryan Byrne 0-1, Damien Tynan.  Shane Dowling (used), Shane Egan, Aidan Egan, Paddy Nolan (inj.) John Coonan (inj.)

Selectors, Martin Dowd, Tom Cullen, Larry Maher.

Ref.Eugene Ryan