DONEGAL’S MINORS will open their 2020 Electric Ireland Ulster Minor Football Championship bid with a game against Down.
Donegal, who will be under the charge of Luke Barrett in 2020, will face the Mournes on April 25.
Barrett was ratified as Donegal’s Minor manager at the last meeting of the Donegal county committee with his father, Shaun Paul, named as the Under-20 manager.
The draws for the Ulster minor and U21 championships were made by the Ulster CCC last night and dates have now been pencilled in for both competitions.
The draw for the 2020 EirGrid Ulster Under 20 Championship is as follows:
Round 1 – Saturday 8 February
Doire v Fear Manach
Quarter Finals – Saturday 15 February
An Cabhán v An Dún
Dún na nGall v Muineachán
Ard Mhacha v Tír Eoghain
Aontroim v Doire/ Fear Manach
Semi Finals – Friday 28/ Saturday 29 February
An Cabhán / An Dún v Dún na nGall / Muineachán
Ard Mhacha / Tír Eoghain v Aontroim / Doire / Fear Manach
Final – Saturday 7 / Sunday 8 March
The draw for the 2020 Electric Ireland Ulster Minor Football Championship is as follows:
Preliminary Round – Saturday 18 April
Doire v An Cabhán
Round 1 – Saturday 25 April
Fear Manach v Aontroim
Dún na nGall v An Dún
Muineachán v Ard Mhacha
Tír Eoghain v Doire / An Cabhán
Qualifier Round 1
Saturday 2 May
Round 2 / Qualifier Round 2
Saturday 9 / Sunday 10 May
Qualifier Round 3
Saturday 16 / Sunday 17 May
Friday 19 – Sunday 21 June
Saturday 4 / Sunday 5 July