Kilbane cheers Oisín's to two-in-a-row

October 08, 2018

Former Republic of Ireland soccer star Kevin Kilbane pictured at the Lancashire SFC final between Oisín's, Manchester and John Mitchels, Liverpool at Old Bedians.

Former Republic of Ireland soccer star Kevin Kilbane was an interested spectator at yesterday's Lancashire SFC final.

Kilbane, who regularly attends gaelic football matches involving Mayo - the county of his late father Farrell, cheered on Oisín's of Manchester as they overcame the Liverpool based John Mitchels at Old Bedians to retain their crown.

First-half goals from man-of-the-match Christy O'Connor and Luke McAllister set the Oisín's up for an easy 3-11 to 1-5 victory and Kilbane sent his congratulations to the back-to-back Lancashire champions after the game:

Meanwhile, the Lancashire SHC final on Saturday saw reigning champions Fullen Gaels beat Wolfe Tones by 2-21 to 1-9.

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