Football Championship draws for 2017

Champions Sarsfields meet Maynooth in opener

Tommy Callaghan


Tommy Callaghan


Champions Sarsfields meet Maynooth in opener

Anthony of Mallon Motors, Naas, with Mick Gorman, Chariman CCC

Sarsfields, attempting to make it three SFC in a row have been drawn against Maynooth in the opening round of the Joe Mallon Motors 2017 SFC.

Among the other draws sees a local derbies between Athy and Castledermot; Johnstownbridge v Carbury; Naas v Eadestown while Moorefield will play Confey.

Full draw


Allenwood v Leixlip; Athy v Castledermot; Clane v St Laurence’s; Johnstownbridge v Carbury; Maynooth v Sarsfields; Eadestown v Naas; Round Towers v Celbrige; Moorefield v Confey.


Kilcullen v Kilcock; Clogherinkoe v Monasterevan; Nurney v Ellistown; Ballyteague v Sallins; St Kevin’s v Straffan; Raheens v Castlemitchell; Two Mile House v Rathangan; Kill v Suncroft.


Two groups, five in one; four in second.

Group A: Cappagh, Caragh, Rathcoffey, Ballykelly and Rheban

Group B: Milltown, Grangenolvan, Ballymore Eustace, and Robertstown.