Waterford footballers picked up an important point as they played out an exciting draw with Wicklow in their Division 4 opener at Joule Park, Aughrim yesterday
Waterford played with the aid of a strong breeze in the opening period but the sides wre level at half-time, 0-5 apiece
The home got on top and looked on course for victory but a couple of fine scores from Jason Curry hauled Waterford right back into contention.
Joey Veale pushed Tom McGlinchey’s charges in front but Wicklow responded with Seanie Furlong.
It ended Waterford 0-12 Wicklow 0-12.
Déise manager Tom McGlinchey felt it was a positve result and told WLR Sport that the draw was a fair result after a tough battle.
Tom says his side showed great battling qualities to earn a point.
Waterford will face Antrim at home in Round 2 next Sunday, this game will now be played at the WIT Arena, Carriganore.
And for the full Interview with Tom McGlinchey you can tune into this evening’s ‘On the Ball’ with Gavin Whelan from ten past six.