Dublin star Eoin Murchan with his grandfather Paddy and the Sam Maguire Cup There was widespread sadness in the Moynalty community with the sad passing of Paddy Murchan of Shancarnan, Moynalty, an Honorary President of Moynalty GFC. Paddy was heavily involved in the Juvenile section of the club having taken over the reins from the late Fr Tully in the 1970s. Many a day the white Renault car was filled with young Moynalty players on the way to juvenile matches across the count
There was a great sadness in Moynalty and the surrounding area with the news of the death of Nick Farrelly, Kingsfort, Moynalty. Nick was president of Moynalty GFC and a lifelong supporter of the club. He played all his football with the club and was a teak tough corner back. After his playing days Nick got involved in the administrative side of the club and served on many committees as well as being a selector. However, it is as a supporter that Nick will be best remembered.