Shamrocks and Emmets clash for McLaughlin Cup

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BALLINDERRY and Slaughtneil clash in an eagerly anticipated Derry senior football championship final on Sunday at 3.30pm in Celtic Park.

The game promises to be a thriller with both teams in fine form this season.

Can Slaughtneil deny Ballinderry back to back titles? Can Martin McKinless continue his amazing record in the Derry championship?

Take a closer look at how the two teams reached this point.

Ballinderry’s path to the final

First Round

Thursday 9th August @ Magherafelt

Ballinderry 4-22 Greenlough 0-3

Second Round

Saturday 1st September @ Ballinascreen

Ballinderry 0-19 Kilrea 1-10

Quarter Final

Sunday 16th September @ Glen

Ballinderry 0-11 Dungiven 0-8

Semi final

Saturday 29th September @ Celtic Park

Ballinderry 1-8 Banagher 0-10

Scored 5-60 (75) Average scored 18.75 points

Conceded 1-31 (34) Average conceded 8.5 points

Ballinderry leading scorers

Collie Devlin 1-18

Conleth Gilligan 2-14

Ryan Bell 0-7

Martin Harney 0-6

Raymond Wilkinson 1-3