Age is just a number when it comes to Down legend Mickey Linden.
The evergreen 55-year-old is still going strong and added a Reserve medal to his collection at Pairc Esler yesterday.
The 1994 Texaco Footballer of the Year came off the bench to kick an “outrageous point from 50 yds” in Mayobridge’s 1-15 to 0-7 final win over Burren...
55 years of age and @mickey1cjm still enjoying his football @MayobridgeGAC ...comes on today in the @OfficialDownGAA Reserve final and scores an outstanding point at the end of the game...fucking amazing!!! pic.twitter.com/ovJwja0623— BRENDAN MONAGHAN (@mungo4) September 15, 2018
Just witnessed Mickey Linden score an outrageous point from 50 yds in the Reserve Championship Final. Man is 55. #Legend— Shealan Strain (@shealan_1) September 15, 2018
Congratulations to @MayobridgeGAC on the Reserve championship win. Worth the entry fee to see Micky's point👏— BurrenGAAOfficial (@BurrenGAA) September 15, 2018