C.L.G. Chíll Chartha

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C.L.G. Chíll Chartha
C.L.G. Chíll Chartha
Founded: 1924
County: Donegal
Club colours: Blue and Yellow
Grounds: Towney Park
Coordinates: 54°37′32.97″N 8°36′06.64″W / 54.6258250°N 8.6018444°W / 54.6258250; -8.6018444Coordinates: 54°37′32.97″N 8°36′06.64″W / 54.6258250°N 8.6018444°W / 54.6258250; -8.6018444
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Senior Club Championships
All Ireland Ulster
Football : - - 5

C.L.G. Chíll Chartha is a GAA club based in Kilcar, County Donegal, Ireland.[1] They have won the Donegal Senior Football Championship on five occasions.

CLG Chill Chartha play in Division 1 of the Donegal All County leagueand are 10 times league Champions. They were relegated 2009 despite finishing a point off a league semi place they went down after a number of playoffs they made their return to the top flight after winning the Division 2 title in 2011. They won the All-Ireland Senior Gaeltacht Championship on five occasions the last being in 2008 by defeating their rivals, Naomh Columba, in the final at Pairc na nGael in Glencolmcille - this was the second time they won it in Paric na nGael.[2][2][3] It was the club's first major senior trophy since they won the Doctor Maguire Cup in 1993, the club has had great success at underage level are current County Under 21 Champions.[2] The club has three players playing for Donegal seniors, Patrick McBrearty, Mark McHugh and Ryan McHugh. The seniors and managed by John McNulty and Rory Gallagher.


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  1. ^ "Kilcar gear up for car draw". Hoganstand.com. 14 March 2005. Retrieved 2009-04-30. 
  2. ^ a b c "Kilcar are crowned the All-Ireland Gaeltacht champions". Donegal News. 2008-06-06. Retrieved 2009-06-14. [dead link]
  3. ^ "Gaeltacht championships in Ardara this weekend". Donegal Democrat (Johnston Press). 2009-04-30. Retrieved 2009-06-14. 
  4. ^ "Dr McKenna Cup semi-final line-up confirmed while Mayo win in FBD League". The Score. 17 January 2013. Retrieved 17 January 2013. "Donegal finally claimed their first win of the season by 1-14 to 2-10 against St Mary's in Ballybofey tonight. Manager Jim McGuinness continued to experiment with Eoin McHugh, son of former All-Ireland winner James, amongst those handed a debut." 
  5. ^ Keys, Colm (30 January 2013). "Ten young guns aiming to fire in the league". Irish Independent (Independent News & Media). Retrieved 30 January 2013. 

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