Paul’s proud to play his part for the Leckers

For the past 48 years, Paul Owens has played an active role in the Belnaleck Art MacMurrough’s club. Paul etched his name into the history books in Belnaleck when he played his part in a historic double league success over three decades ago.    “I started playing for the club around 16. I played a […]

Connor aiming to complete memorable ascent

Member of the county senior panel, Kane Connor is one of the key figures in a Belnaleck side which in recent years has emerged as one of the most progressive squads in the county. For many years the McMurrough’s were out on the fringe, making up the numbers, but those days are in the past, […]

A bitter defeat for battling Belnaleck

As a player with Leitrim county teams back in the 1980s, Gerry Flanagan was hard working, teak tough but fair. He never gave less than 100 per cent and that is one of the attributes he has been developing in this young Belnaleck side this season. Saturday night was a cruel defeat, but Flanagan was […]

‘It’s all about belief’

  It’s been an eventful ten months for Gerry Flanagan. Back at the start of the year Malachy McConnell got him talked into taking on the Belnaleck seniors. It’s a small club, not a huge pick, but the Aughawillan native says he didn’t need a huge amount of persuading to take on the job.  “They […]

Belnaleck can do the business

  Erne junior champions Belnaleck can create a piece of history this Sunday if they can overcome the challenge of Derrytrasna to become the first Fermanagh side ever to reach the provincial final at this grade. The re-organisation of Fermanagh championship football a few seasons back has opened up doors for the clubs who are […]