The nets at St Paul’s GAA Club in Lurgan, Craigavon, Northern Ireland
UUP MLA Doug Beattie had hit out at St Paul’s Gaelic Football Club for changing their netting to “depict the Irish Tricolour” and in doing so “marking out territory”.
The club has now defended their new nets, re-iterating that they – along with the club’s new stand – are in keeping with the club’s colours.
Colm Dore writes:
Awkward own-goal, re: allowing parity of esteem in the north east of Ireland. This, from the “moderate” and “middle-ground” UUP…
Pic via Lurgan Mail