Man Utd Appoint Rangnick; Naas Hurlers Into Leinster Semi Final
Manchester United have confirmed the appointment of Ralf Rangnick as interim manager until the end of the season, subject to work visa requirements.
The 63-year-old German joins from Lokomotiv Moscow, where he was manager of sports and development.
At the end of the season Rangnick will take on a consultancy role for a further two years.
Two Kildare players featured in yesterday’s Extra.ie FAI Cup final.
Naas Andy Lyons and Athy’s Rory Feely were in the Bohs team which lost to St Pats on penalties.
Former Kildare U20 footballer Feely headed Bohs equalizer in normal time.
KDFL Weekend results: FAI Junior Cup (round 4)
Coill Dubh 0 6 North End United, Wexford
Naas hurlers are into the Leinster Intermediate hurling final after Saturday’s win against Castleknock.
They will play Kilkenny’s Glenmore in the semi final in St. Conleths Park in a fortnight.
The Naas manager Tom Mullally will be facing his native club.
This evening’s Kildare Scoreboard from 6.30 will have the post-match interview with Tom Mulally
Naas GAA turns its attention to football now.
On Sunday, they will play Blessington in the
On Saturday, Kilcock go to Tang of Westmeath in the Intermediate quarter final at 1pm
Also on Saturday, junior champions Kilcullen play Grange of Carlow in Dr. Cullen Park at 5pm.
Kfm will have live coverage of all three games.
In the Leinster Intermediate hurling quarter-final:
Naas 1-21 Castleknock 1-6
U23 Football Championship
B Semi Final Eadestown 1-11 Two Mile House 1-10
C Final Leixlip 2 -12 v Rathangan 2-10
E Final Athgarvan 3-8 v Abbey Rangers 2-0
U 17 Football
Div 1 Cup Final Raheens 3-11 Kilcock 1-6
Div 2 Shield Final St. Laurence's 2-12 Leixlip1-5
Div 3 Group A Cup Final Carbury 5-9 Milltown 2-7
Div 3 Group A Shield Final Clane 1-15 Confey 1-9
Div 4 Cup Final Athgarvan 8-10 Castledermot 1-7
U17 Hurling Div 1 Cup Final Naas 3-13 Celbridge 2-9
This evening’s club fixtures: games at 7.30pm
U23 Football B Semi Final in Manguard Plus Hawkfield Pitch 2, Sallins V
U23 Hurling A Semi Final in Naas, Naas V Leixlip
Kildare LGFA club Minor championship finals.
Div 1. Kilcullen 2.10 Maynooth 4.3
Div 2. Eadestown 1.14 Two Mile House 0.4
Div 3. Balyna 2.8 Sallins 0.3
Div 4. Trinity Gaels 5.15 Celbridge 5.9
Div 5. Ballymore 3.7 Castlemitchell 3.5
Div 6. Confey 3.2 Kilcock 2.3
Div 7. Sallins (2nd team) 4.8 Maynooth (2nd team) 2.3
In club rugby at the weekend
Leinster League - Division 1B:
Wexford Wanderers 19, Newbridge 33
Coolmine 13, Athy 12
Reminder: to join Paul Power at 6.30pm for Kildare Scoreboard: a review of the weekend Kildare sport.