FOR THE THIRD TIME THIS SEASON BUCCANEERS conceded a last minute score that turned potential success into galling defeat when they lost 9-8 to Galwegians in a hugely disappointing AIB League encounter at cold but sunny Dubarry Park, Athlone, on Saturday. Had they not dropped these points, the midlanders would be nestling in the top half of Division One, instead the sceptre of relegation is looming into view. (more…)


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