Lileis ease past Offaly in Leisnter SFC

Kildare booked their place in the Leinster SFC semi final and a meeting with Meath following this comprehensive win over Offaly todlay (Sunday) in O’Moore Prk, Portlaoise, writes TOMMY CALLAGHAN.

Kildare booked their place in the Leinster SFC semi final and a meeting with Meath following this comprehensive win over Offaly todlay (Sunday) in O’Moore Prk, Portlaoise, writes TOMMY CALLAGHAN.

Leading by 0-8 to 0-3 at the break, The Lilies took complete control on the resumption as Offaly simply ran out of steam and in the end were chasing shadows as Kildare won on a scoreline of 0-19 to 0-6 with excellent displays from Ollie Lyons, Peter Kelly, Rob Kelly, Mikey Conway and Tomas O Connor.