The Munster SHC lived up to its billing once again while Dublin came from behind to nick a point off Wexford. Elsewhere, it was business as usual for the Cats and Westmeath recorded a famous victory over Offaly in the Joe McDonagh Cup…
A resurgent Longford staged a magnificent second half recovery to get their Rackard Cup aspirations back on track at the expense of Monaghan in this exciting contest in Inniskeen on Saturday afternoon.
"It was a game we were looking to since the draw was made especially since it was on our home patch. We targeted a good start and we said we weren't going to take a step back and see what Monaghan were going to bring."
The Allianz Football league is done and dusted, consigned to history and attention now turns to the real business of 2019, the championship and the opening round in the All Ireland series for Cavan and Monaghan.