DONEGAL STAR MCHUGH APOLOGISES OVER “OFF THE CUFF” REMARK ABOUT ANTRIM

first_imgDonegal star Mark McHugh has apologised after what he said was an “off the cuff” remark about the Antrim GAA team.The Kilcar man had ben asked if he thought his father Martin, a columnist with the Irish Star newspaper, would now tip Donegal to win the All Ireland.McHugh Snr has constantly tipped Donegal’s opposition in this year’s championship. In response to the query McHugh Jnr said he did not think his dad would tip Donegal even if they were playing Antrim.But now Mark McHugh said he is sorry and that emotions were high after the game against Cork in the semi-final.“I talked it over with my father and he was not too happy about it. There was no offence intended to Antrim, who have quite a good record against Donegal.I should not have said it and I hope I have not caused offence,” he said.  DONEGAL STAR MCHUGH APOLOGISES OVER “OFF THE CUFF” REMARK ABOUT ANTRIM was last modified: September 5th, 2012 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:AntrimdonegalMark McHughMartin McHughlast_img

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