Cavan County Board are pleased to announce the appointment of John Brady as U20 football team manager. The Ramor United clubman was ratified for a two year term at last nights county county committee meeting.
The team management and backroom include Louis Lyons (Ballyhaise), Noel Reilly (Drung) as selectors, Nevin O’Donnell (Coach), Andre Quinn (S&C), Ciaran Fitzpatrick (Coordinator).
John and his management team led our U18s to the All Ireland Minor Semi final in 2017 and our U17s to the Ulster final having previously achieved back to back success in the U16 Gerry Reilly Tournament. In 2018, our U17s reached the Ulster championship semi final under the same management.
John replaces Kevin Downes who had stepped down from the role after one year. Cavan GAA once again sincerely thank Kevin and all who assisted him and acknowledge their huge commitment and dedication to the development of the teams and players they worked with in 2018. We wish them well for the future.
Meanwhile, our U17 team manager Gary Farrelly and his management are preparing the panel for the upcoming Ulster League competition. The backroom team include Liam Maguire (Selector), Jack Wharton (Coach), Stephen Ivers (S&C), Ciaran Tierney (Stats & Kit), Raymond Galligan (Goalkeeping Coach), Brian Gaffney (Physio), Angela Hamilton (Coordinator).
We take this opportunity to wish all our team managements every success in the season ahead.