DONEGAL STAR SET TO GO UNDER THE KNIFE AHEAD OF 2016 SEASON

first_imgDonegal star Martin McElhinney will undergo surgery on a troublesome groin injury in the next few weeks.The influential midfielder enjoyed a fine season last year for Rory Gallagher’s side – but medical personnel feel it’s time he underwent surgery to alleviate a niggling groin complaint. The operation is believed to be a minor procedure, and McElhinney is expected to back in training for Donegal in January.McElhinney was playing soccer in the USL for Fanad United in recent weeks – but he isn’t expected to play again for Arthur Lynch’s side as he gets ready for the operation.The McKenna Cup competition gets underway in January – and Donegal are expected to train collectively again in December ahead of the 2016 campaign.Question marks still surround a number of senior players who haven’t committed their futures to Donegal for another season as of yet. Neil Gallagher is expected to remain on – but it is unclear if Karl Lacey, Colm McFadden and Eamon McGee will return to the Donegal set-up next year. DONEGAL STAR SET TO GO UNDER THE KNIFE AHEAD OF 2016 SEASON was last modified: October 28th, 2015 by Mark ForkerShare 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:newsSportlast_img read more