Murtagh takes over at Shane O’Neill’s

FORMER Crossmaglen forward Johnny Murtagh has been appointed as the new manager of Shane O’Neill’s. Murtagh has managerial experience having taken Middletown and Castleblayney in recent years and played for Crossmaglen IIs in the Armagh Intermediate Championship this season. The Crossmaglen native made ten appearances for Armagh in the 2011 season and also lined out […]

“Oisin did everything he could that day with a bad back to get us a draw”

JOHNNY Murtagh looks back at some of his memorable moments… Teams played for: More clubs then Tiger Woods. Current involvement: Ex senior manager, intermediate player. Which club game, that you played in, will you never forget and why? Advertisement 2009 All-Ireland Club final because we lost and nothing would go right for me. Which club […]

Castleblayney will come again: Murtagh

By Shaun Casey CASTLEBLAYNEY manager Johnny Murtagh believes the club can reach the heights of years gone by and that “they’re going to come again.” The Monaghan powerhouse have the most championship titles in the county but last reached the decider in 2007 and haven’t held the Mick Duffy Cup since 2003. But Murtagh is […]