Armagh and Cavan lose All-Ireland Minor matches

Armagh's Paul McGeown holds off the challenge of Roscommon opponent David O'Dowd
Armagh's Paul McGeown holds off the challenge of Roscommon opponent David O'Dowd

There will be no Ulster counties in the All-Ireland Minor football semi-finals after Armagh and Cavan lost in the last eight stage on Saturday.

Armagh were two points up at half-time in extra-time against Roscommon but were floored by three scores without reply and lost 1-16 to 0-18.

Thomas Corcoran hit the winning score for Roscommon in a thrilling contest.

Ulster champions Cavan lost out 1-9 to 0-9 to Longford for whom Shane Walsh scored six points.

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