Lidl Teams of the 2023 Ladies National Football Leagues revealed

THE Lidl Teams of the 2023 Ladies National Football Leagues – selected by the Ladies Gaelic Football Association’s All Star committee – have been revealed.

Champions Kerry lead the way on the Division 1 selection, with nine players selected.

Runners-up Galway have four players on the Team of the League, while there are also inclusions for Waterford’s Megan Dunford and Cork’s Eimear Kiely.

The nine Kerry players honoured are goalkeeper Mary Ellen Bolger, defenders Kayleigh Cronin, who was Player of the Match in the Final victory over Galway, Aishling O’Connell and Cáit Lynch, midfielder Lorraine Scanlon, and forwards Niamh Carmody, Niamh Ní Chonchúir, captain Síofra O’Shea and leading scorer Louise Ní Mhuircheartaigh.

From Galway, captain Sarah Ní Loingsigh, Nicola Ward, Ailbhe Davoren and Olivia Divilly are acknowledged for their efforts throughout the Lidl National League campaign.

In Division 2, champions Armagh lead the way, with eight players selected.

Goalkeeper Anna Carr, Clodagh McCambridge, Grace Ferguson, Lauren McConville, Niamh Coleman, Blaithín Mackin, Aimee Mackin, player of the match in the Division 2 Final, and Aoife McCoy are listed on the team.

Runners-up Laois are represented by four players – Clodagh Dunne, captain Ellen Healy, Erone Fitzpatrick and Mo Nerney.

Tipperary have two players on the team, namely Anna Rose Kennedy and Aishling Moloney, while Westmeath’s Lucy Power is also rewarded for her efforts.

On the Division 3 team, champions Kildare have five players named – including captain Grace Clifford and Final player of the match, Róisín Byrne.

Runners-up Clare follow closely behind with four players on the team, including captain Caoimhe Harvey; there are two players each from Down and Wexford, while players from Sligo and Louth are also acknowledged.

The Division 4 team is made up of seven players from champions Antrim, including captain Cathy Carey and Final player of the match Orlaith Prenter, five from runners-up Leitrim, two from Fermanagh and one from Limerick.

The winners will receive their awards at Croke Park on Friday May 5.


Lidl Teams of the 2023 Ladies National Football Leagues



Position Name Division County
Goal Keeper Mary Ellen Bolger 1 Kerry
Right Corner Back Sarah Ní Loingsigh 1 Galway
Full Back Kayleigh Cronin 1 Kerry
Left Corner Back Megan Dunford 1 Waterford
Right Half Back Aishling O’Connell 1 Kerry
Centre Back Nicola Ward 1 Galway
Left Half Back Cáit Lynch 1 Kerry
Midfield Lorraine Scanlon 1 Kerry
Midfield Ailbhe Davoren 1 Galway
Right Half Forward Niamh Carmody 1 Kerry
Centre Forward Niamh Ní Chonchúir 1 Kerry
Left Half Forward Olivia Divilly 1 Galway
Right Corner Forward Síofra O’Shea 1 Kerry
Full Forward Eimear Kiely 1 Cork
Left Corner Forward Louise Ní Mhuircheartaigh 1 Kerry


Position Name Division County
Goal Keeper Anna Carr 2 Armagh
Right Corner Back Clodagh McCambridge 2 Armagh
Full Back Clodagh Dunne 2 Laois
Left Corner Back Lucy Power 2 Westmeath
Right Half Back Grace Ferguson 2 Armagh
Centre Back Lauren McConville 2 Armagh
Left Half Back Ellen Healy 2 Laois
Midfield Anna Rose Kennedy 2 Tipperary
Midfield Niamh Coleman 2 Armagh
Right Half Forward Blaithín Mackin 2 Armagh
Centre Forward Aimee Mackin 2 Armagh
Left Half Forward Erone Fitzpatrick 2 Laois
Right Corner Forward Mo Nerney 2 Laois
Full Forward Aishling Moloney 2 Tipperary
Left Corner Forward Aoife McCoy 2 Armagh


Name Name Division County
Goal Keeper Mary Hulgraine 3 Kildare
Right Corner Back Claire Dunne 3 Sligo
Full Back Síofra Ní Chonaill 3 Clare
Left Corner Back Laoise Lenehan 3 Kildare
Right Half Back Róisín Murphy 3 Wexford
Centre Back Meghan Doherty 3 Down
Left Half Back Caoimhe Harvey 3 Clare
Midfield Grace Clifford 3 Kildare
Midfield Chloe Moloney 3 Clare
Right Half Forward Ciara Banville 3 Wexford
Centre Forward Róisín Byrne 3 Kildare
Left Half Forward Fidelma Marrinan 3 Clare
Right Corner Forward Natasha Ferris 3 Down
Full Forward Neasa Dooley 3 Kildare
Left Corner Forward Laura Collins 3 Louth


Name Name Division County
Goal Keeper Anna McCann 4 Antrim
Right Corner Back Charlene Tyrrell 4 Leitrim
Full Back Molly McGloin 4 Fermanagh
Left Corner Back Niamh McIntosh 4 Antrim
Right Half Back Sarah O’Neill 4 Antrim
Centre Back Courteney Murphy 4 Fermanagh
Left Half Back Carla LeGuen 4 Leitrim
Midfield Ana Mulholland 4 Antrim
Midfield Róisín Ambrose 4 Limerick
Right Half Forward Laura O’Dowd 4 Leitrim
Centre Forward Cathy Carey 4 Antrim
Left Half Forward Lara Dahunsi 4 Antrim
Right Corner Forward Michelle Guckian 4 Leitrim
Full Forward Orlaith Prenter 4 Antrim
Left Corner Forward Leah Fox 4 Leitrim

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