McEnaney suspended for 12 weeks following training rules breach

MONAGHAN GAA have released a statement revealing that their senior manager Seamus McEnaney has been banned for 12 weeks with immediate effect following reports that they breached the ban on collective training.

The Irish Independent claimed today that they had obtained footage involving Monaghan footballers training under members of the backroom team at some date in late March.

Monaghan GAA have clarified that there was a rules breach and have suspended McEnaney for 12 weeks.

Their statement read: “Monaghan GAA acknowledge that following an investigation this morning, there was a breach of the Covid-19 regulations and guidelines.

“Resulting from an internal investigation, our senior team manager, Seamus McEnaney, has admitted that this was a serious error of judgement and apologies unreservedly for the indiscretion.

“The County Management Committee have suspended the Monaghan GAA Senior Football manager, Seamus McEnaney for 12 weeks with immediate effect and will fully cooperate and comply with any Croke Park investigation.”

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