Glynn sees red in Ennis defeat

Wicklow endured their first defeat of the season away at Clare today, losing 2-13 to 1-08 in Ennis.

Wicklow talisman Leighton Glynn was shown a straight red in the seventh minute in what was a dubious decision by the referee.

Glynn was jostled by his marker and reacted by pushing his opponent away. The linesman flagged and the referee handed out a straight red for the incident.

The sides were level at 0-04 each when Glynn was sent off before a 25th-minute goal from Gary Brennan put the Banner ahead.

Shane Brennan added another in the second half before James Stafford scored a late consolation goal for Wicklow.

Wicklow now face unbeaten Leitrim in Aughrim next week.

Scorers: Conor McGraynor 0-3, James Stafford 1-0, Seanie Furlong 0-2, Niall Gaffney 0-1, Patrick McWalter 0-1 & Rory Finn 0-1.

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