Offaly hurlers and footballers dumped out on the double

OFFALY GAA was left reeling on Sunday after the county’s Senior Hurlers and Senior Footballers were both dumped unceremoniously out of the Leinster Championship in the wake of heavy defeats.

OFFALY GAA was left reeling on Sunday after the county’s Senior Hurlers and Senior Footballers were both dumped unceremoniously out of the Leinster Championship in the wake of heavy defeats.

The Senior Hurlers never recovered from conceeding three early goals against Galway and eventually lost by 5-23 to 3-15.

Despite taking an early lead, the Senior Footballers proved no match for Kildare and were eventually beaten by 0-19 to 0-6.

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