McKenna Cup: Holders Tyrone to face Donegal

Mattie Donnelly lifts the McKenna after Tyrone beat Derry in the 2016 final
Mattie Donnelly lifts the McKenna after Tyrone beat Derry in the 2016 final

Tyrone will take on Donegal, Cavan and UUJ as they chase a sixth straight McKenna Cup triumph.

The Red Hands, who beat Derry in the 2016 decider, are in Section C of the provincial competition which starts on Sunday, 8 January.

The Oak Leafers have been drawn in the Section A along with Down, Armagh and Queen's University.

Section B will be contested by Monaghan, Fermanagh, Antrim and the students of St Mary's.

Tyrone's meeting with Donegal will be a repeat of this year's Ulster SFC final, won by the Red Hands.

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