Invitation to ‘Crown’ a Great Kerry Footballing Weekend

The four newly elected members of Kerry County Council queuing on the historic balcony of The Crown Hotel for Sunday’s barbecue, live Kerry v Donegal game and entertainment. Included are, from left: Thomas Mann, Manager, The Crown; Cllr. Charlie Farrelly, Independent; Cllr. Jackie Healy Rae, Independent; Cllr. Bobby O’Connell, Fine Gael and Cllr. Fionnán Fitzgerald, Fianna Fáil and John Reidy, photographer.                   Photograph by Joe Browne 1-6-2019

The Crown Bar on Castleisland’s Main Street will host a barbecue, live music and budget priced drink – while stocks last –  on this Sunday afternoon to coincide with big match TV coverage.

The in form Kerry senior football team will take on Donegal in the Super 8 game in Croke Park and hopes are high that the men from The Kingdom will advance after last Sunday’s impressive display against Mayo.

Food Before Football

“We have the barbecue on Sunday at 3pm followed at 4pm by the Kerry V Donegal game on both screens in the bar and on a screen in the smoking area.

Live music with Timmy O’Connor after the match at 6pm with great drink offers – while stocks last,” according to an enthusiastic invitation from Jennifer.

Crown a Great Weekend

So, if you’d like to ‘Crown’ what will, hopefully be a great weekend for Kerry football, get down to The Crown on Sunday and join in the fun.

The Kerry team for Sunday’s big game is as follows:

Shane Ryan, Rathmore; 2. Jason Foley, Ballydonoghue; 3. Tadhg Morley, Templenoe; 4. Tom O’Sullivan, Dingle; 5. Paul Murphy, Rathmore; 6. Gavin Crowley, Templenoe; 7. Gavin White, Dr Crokes; 8. David Moran, Kerins O’Rahillys; 9. Jack Sherwood, Firies; 10. Adrian Spillane, Templenoe; 11. Sean O’Shea, Kenmare; 12. Graham O’Sullivan, Piarsaigh na Dromoda; 13. David Clifford, Fossa; 14. Paul Geaney, Dingle and 15. Stephen O’Brien, Kenmare.

Good Luck Philip, Tomás, Jimmy and Daniel

Good wishes to Cordal’s Philip O’Connor as he captains the Kerry junior footballers in the All-Ireland final against Galway today in Portlaoise at 5pm.

The squad includes Tomás Lynch of Desmonds. Team mentors are Jimmy Keane – a Brosna man and Daniel Murphy from Scartaglin.


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