World Cup hero Packie Bonner was again in Donegal on the weekend to formally open the brand new Dunfanaghy Youths FC pitches.
Regardless of a high-profile objection from former Eire supervisor, Martin O’Neill, the native girls and boys lastly bought their new house.
As solely revealed by Donegal Every day three years in the past, the Derry native was certainly one of numerous people who objected to plans for the event at Lurgabrack.
O’Neill lives in London, however owns Horn Head Home, a derelict 18th century nation home, close to to the sportsground.
Nevertheless, huge Packie was greater than delighted to chop the ribbon for the spectacular new full measurement and coaching pitch at Lurgy Park. And he wasted no time in signing autographs, having a chat and posing for pics with the native stars of the longer term.
Large Packie formally opens Dunfanaghy Youths FC new grounds! was final modified: June twenty first, 2023 by