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Buncrana Hearts 2

Cockhill Celtic  1

Earlier than an enormous crowd in Fort Park on Friday night reigning champions Buncrana gained early season bragging rights with a tough fought win in  powerful  circumstances.  Buncrana had been first to threaten after Jamie McDaid  snap shot from the sting of the field was nicely saved by Eoin Colhoun. Jay Bradley then had two possibilities for Cockhill, the  first of which was nicely saved by Taylor Clarke within the Buncrana objective, the publish saving Buncrana the second time with the shot taking a deflection. Buncrana finally discovered the breakthrough, a flowing transfer involving Nathan McEneff and the 2 McDaids performed in Seanie Bradley, who discovered the web with a cool end previous Colhoun from the sting of the field. Simply 90 seconds later it ought to have been two nil, Bradley lacking from shut vary with a header after a intelligent knock down from Jamie McDaid. The second half started with a lot of the play in a dogged midfield battle. Adam McLaughlin had a nicely struck free kick saved by Clarke within the Buncrana objective. Cockhill struck again and equalised  after an extended diagonal ball by Lee McColgan was completed beautifully by substitute Liam Grant on the again publish. Buncrana threatened to take the lead once more, a harmful cross by Kieran McDaid was turned on to the Cockhill crossbar by Peter Doherty. A couple of minutes later, Buncrana struck for what turned out to be the winner. A depraved supply from a Kieran McDaid nook was powered to the web with a bullet header by Kevin O’Loughlin on the again publish. Cockhill battled onerous for an equaliser, a Corey McBride snapshot and a Gerry Gill chip the closest efforts. 

Illies Celtic 1

Aileach FC 3

Aileach took the lead within the 20 th minute when Darren Gallagher broke from central defence and performed a one two with Caoimhin McFeely and shot excessive to the web from twenty yards . They doubled the lead on the half hour when Johnny Noone made a  advantageous double save from Jack Mc Clear however Gavin Doherty was available to faucet dwelling the rebound. Aileach scored the third on forty one minutes when an extended ball triggered confusion within the dwelling defence and permitting McClean to fit  into an empty web . A a lot improved efficiency within the second half from Illies creating quite a few possibilities however couldn’t convert them  with each Dominick Coyle and Patrick Curran lacking the very best of these possibilities. They did get a objective again within the  75th  minute after they  had been awarded a penalty after  Patrick Curran was upended within the field and Liam Doherty coolly transformed low to the keepers left.

Carn FC 3

Glengad United 0

This native derby was a nicely contested  affair with the house aspect rising deserving winners ultimately.  The first half was a decent affair with numerous midfield play,  neither crew creating any possibilities and with corners and set items the one efforts to bother both targets. The one  exception was a Christy mcDaid snapshot that Zac Conlon saved and was cleared off the road by Jason Doherty. Carn began the second half the higher and took the lead from a nook with Lorcan Bradley forcing the ball dwelling from shut vary. Ten minutes later Cian Burke turned the defender and his shot was nicely saved by Conlon just for Girts Dzerins to go dwelling the rebound to provide Carn a  two nil lead. The house aspect sealed the factors within the 75th minute   after  a nicely labored objective which began from  defence ending up with Liam McWeeney ending confidently into the underside nook.Glengad’s solely actually likelihood within the second half was when Terence Doherty received in behind the Carn again  4 however they received numbers again to crowd him out and the prospect was gone.

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Rashenny FC 4

Culdaff FC 5

With each groups having gained their opening video games victory right here was essential for each golf equipment hopes of creating the semi finals.Culdaff took the lead from the penalty spot within the 17th minute when Aiden Cunningham transformed previous Sam Coyle within the dwelling objective. However the dwelling aspect levelled issues after the guests defence did not clear a Ryan Doherty nook and Damien Friel headed dwelling. Rashenny then took the lead within the 38th minute when Friel transformed a penalty after David McLaughlin was fouled within the space. However on the stroke of half time Culdaff received again on phrases when Michael Coyles ball excessive discovered Jack O Brien who chipped the advancing keeper. When a Damien Friel nook triggered confusion within the guests defence the ball was deemed to have crossed the road to go away Rashenny forward once more ten minutes into the second half. The introduction of Brendan McLaughlin for the guests gave them a lot wanted momentum. On 78 minutes McLaughlins by means of ball discovered O’Brien to cooly slot dwelling and  make it three all. However once more Rashenny rallied and a deep cross was bundled dwelling from shut vary by Conor McDaid to revive their lead within the 82nd minute. Culdaff received again on phrases once more on 89 minutes when Cunningham despatched Coyle the incorrect manner from the  spot after McLaughlin was upended. Then in damage time Culdaff struck for the winner when Mclaughlin collected the ball on the proper , lower in and unleashed an outstanding effort to the underside nook to clinch the factors. 

Clonmany Res 0

Buncrana Res 8

A primary half hat trick from Hugh Aaron McGonagle set the guests on their technique to a complete win. Clonmany had an early alternative within the fifteenth minute when Tiernan McDonald’s free-kick from exterior the field was palmed over the crossbar by Oran McBride within the Buncrana objective. Buncrana responded and Bart Wesolowski noticed his shot within the 18th minute deflected huge and from the ensuing nook David Shaw noticed his effort hit the publish and go huge. Buncrana took the lead within the thirty fourth minute when Cillian Downey’s shot from exterior the field got here again off the foot of the publish and Hugh Aaron McGonagle pounced to shoot low previous Conor McGonigle within the Clonmany objective. Buncrana struck once more inside two minutes when Bart Wesolowski squared the ball throughout the field and McGonagle was at hand to complete to the web . Buncrana struck once more within the fortieth minute after Aaron Cleary’s shot from 25 yards out struck a Clonmany defender and was deflected into the web ,wrong-footing McGonigle . Buncrana struck their fourth objective within the final minute of the primary half with  McGonagle’s willpower noticed him burst into the field between two Clonmany defenders and shoot throughout Conor McGonigle into the underside proper hand aspect of the web to finish a primary half hat-trick. Buncrana continued their good type into the second half and added their fifth objective within the 54th minute when Bart Wesolowski turned two defenders within the field earlier than taking pictures low to the underside nook of the web. Clonmany briefly threatened  when half-time sub Darragh Porter floated in a cross from the proper which discovered Tiernan McDonald however he was rapidly closed down by the Buncrana defence and the prospect was misplaced. The guests  Adam Doherty made it six  within the 61st minute when he pounced on a unfastened ball and completed to the underside nook of the web and from the restart Buncrana attacked once more and the identical participant  was once more at hand to fit dwelling previous Conor McGonigle. Buncrana completed the scoring within the seventieth minute when Bart Wesoloski transformed a proper wing cross from shut vary.

Dunree United 4

Aileach Res 1

Aileach began the sport the higher of the 2 groups but it surely was Dunree who opened the scoring within the 25th minute after Mark Moran confidently despatched a penalty to the web after a handball. Moran doubled their lead then when he collected a unfastened ball in midfield and superior to unleash an unstopabble effort to the highest nook from twenty 5 yards. The guests responded nicely and earlier than the break they lowered the deficit when Ryan Lengthy headed dwelling from a nook. It was finish to finish stuff on the restart with each keepers known as into motion  earlier than a Jamie Brosnan strike crashed off the bar on 66 minutes. Dunree elevated their lead on 75 minutes after Cian Moran squared the ball to Kyle Barrett whose deft again heel allowed Brosnan to smash the ball dwelling from twenty yards. They sealed the tie after a mazy run from  Mark Moran noticed him lay the ball off for Daniel McLaughlin to fit dwelling.

Cockhill Youths 3

Carn Res 3

Cockhill  started nicely with each Ronan McLaughlin and Dylan McDaid seeing efforts saved  by Kyle Harkin. Good work then by McLaughlin and Paul Duffy regulation the latter fireplace simply huge from a decent angle. The guests first risk got here from a nook however Conor McLaughlin fired over the bar. Duffy then headed over from a  nook earlier than the guests broke the impasse within the 27th minute after McLaughlin slipped the ball by means of to Nathan McConalogue who completed nicely from inside the realm. Cockhill upped the tempo and equalised when McDaid lower in from the left and drilled a low shot previous Harkin. The house aspect then took the lead earlier than the break after an outstanding cross from McDaid was headed dwelling by Marc Doherty. It stayed like that till the 75th minute when the guests received again on phrases with McLaughlin scoring from shut vary. However Cockhill  regained the lead within the 80th minute after McDaids nook deflected off an unlucky defender to the web. Carn threw every thing ahead and in damage time had been rewarded with Matthew Smith heading dwelling from a nook for a share of the spoils in an entertaining sport.

Greencastle Youths 0


Of their first dwelling of the Season Greencastle Youths hosted QPS  at Chapel Lane. Greencastle received off to a brighter begin seeking to discover a manner by means of the QPS defence however discovered that their possession wasn’t turning into too many clear possibilities. It was QPS who received the primary two clear probabilities of the half inside 5 minutes of one another when their strikers had been put by means of twice on objective. The primary introduced an awesome restoration sort out from Steven Burke in Greencastle defence. The second deliver a superb save from Dean Mason. Greencastle completed the half stronger when Evan Davenport  rounded the QPS keeper however his contact introduced him  huge and he did not hit the goal from a decent angle. QPS took the lead within the fiftieth min with a objective from John McCloskey an awesome drive from 25 yards into the roof of the web. A lot of the second half was Greencastle possession with out a lot risk of a break by means of and the guests  defence defending strongly. Greencastle practically received their equaliser from a nook when  a Steven Burke header was cleared of the road and ultimately QPS held on for his or her win.

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Cockhill Celtic 8

Moville Celtic 0

Cockhill completely dominated this sport with Luke Rudden hitting 5 targets within the first half the spotlight being an outstanding left foot volley previous Sean McGuinness.  Additional targets from jay & James Bradley left the house aspect seven nil forward  on the interval. A strong Odhran O Brien Daly header from Adam McLaughlins nook made it proper nil within the 50th minute. Moville had an honest spell with Darragh McGuinness  keen runner in assault all afternoon and Lee McColgan distinguished. However they had been indebted to Sean McGuinness who made save after save to repel the house aspect on quite a few events.

Aileach FC 1

Greencastle FC 4

After a reasonably even opening quarter-hour, Greencastle took the lead when good work down the left by Michael Henry pulled the house defence to at least one aspect leading to his cross discovering the unmarked Nathan Harkin who completed excessive previous David McGeady from six yards. The house aspect rallied and received on stage phrases after 20 minutes when Gavin Doherty performed a advantageous by means of ball to Conor Barrow who drew Conor Brown earlier than firing excessive to the web from twelve yards.  Greencastle restored their lead on 35 minutes when Nathan Harkin performed the ball huge for Shea Mc Laughlin who’s proper wing cross was headed dwelling from shut vary by Brennan Moore. 

The second half was solely  5  minutes previous when Greencastle prolonged their lead from a nook which the house aspect did not clear and Moore was available to poke the ball dwelling from six yards. The house aspect had been dealt an extra blow on the hour when skilled defender Thomas Mc Monagle was dismissed for a second bookable offence. From this level on it was backs to the wall for a younger, inexperienced Aileach aspect with Michael McElroy, Ryan McElhinney and Dillon McGrory thrown in on the deep finish and performing admirably. Greencastle spent a lot of the the rest of the sport camped within the Aileach half, however a mix of final ditch defending, good goalkeeping and poor ending meant McGeady stored his objective intact till the dying embers. Greencastle lastly grabbed a fourth by means of Gavin Harkin, who picked up a clearance and fired excessive to McGeadys proper from the sting of the field to finish the scoring.

Glengad United 1

Clonmany Shamrocks 3

After a good opening the guests broke the impasse within the 12th minute when Paddy Doherty fed Jason Devlin on the left and he lower in to drill a low shot previous Stephen Mclaughlin within the dwelling objective. They elevated their lead on 18 minutes after Matthew Brennan s ball excessive launched Alex McFadden who outpaced the house defence earlier than tucking the ball away to the nook. Glengad rallied and lowered the deficit with Jason Dohertys free discovering John McDaid to go previous Killian McCarron.  Clonmany had the final likelihood earlier than the break when Devlin beat his marker and unleashed an effort which crashed off the bottom of the publish. Clonmany began the second half the higher however had been restricted to lengthy vary efforts from Oisin Hession and Shane McCaul which sailed over the bar.  Glengad replied on the hour mark with an extended ball from Jason Doherty collected by Ryan McLaughlin who turned and unleashed a dipping effort simply over the bar. On the different finish McCaul broke away from the house defence however McLaughlin saved beautifully. Clonmany sealed the factors within the closing minutes after a free kick on the sting of the realm fell to Jason Devlin who hammered to the roof of the web from six yards.

Charlie O Donnell  Cup

Culdaff FC 2

Buncrana Res 2

The homeside received off to a dream begin within the third minute after Michael Coyle intercepted a defensive go and lobbed the keeper from thirty yards. Buncrana replied and Hugh Aaron McGonagle ‘s highly effective effort drifted simply over the bar. The guests received  again on phrases halfway by means of the half after the house aspect dedicated too many males ahead permitting Shannon Murphy to feed Callum Gillen on the proper and he completed low to the nook from sixteen yards. After sustained Buncrana strain Cudlaff broke and good interaction on the proper between Coyle, Bryan McCandless and Darragh McCormick led to a drive effort from Keith Norris  which was nicely held by Eoghan O’ Doherty. Minutes after the break the house aspect went shut once more when McCandless weaved his manner into the realm solely to be denied by an outstanding final ditch sort out from Thomas Adair. Buncrana went shut on the hour mark with Matthew Brown breaking on the proper and crossing for  McGonagle who aspect footed narrowly huge from  seven yards. On the different finish an extended Ryan Greene free noticed Coyles header beneath strain come again off the publish. Buncrana then took the lead from the penalty spot on 70 minutes after a handball within the space with Adam Doherty changing low to the nook. Culdaff pressed ahead and in addition equalised from the penalty spot after  substitute Rhys McDaid was up ended. Up stepped Aidan Cunningham, who had an outstanding sport , to tuck away the penalty and seal a semi closing spot.

Rashenny  FC 1

Clonmany Res 3

Rashenny began nicely with Declan McLaughlins nicely struck effort tipped over the bar by Conor McGonigle within the 16th minute. Minutes later a David Mclaughlin cross discovered Cormac Dillon  however once more McGonigle was equal to his effort. Clonmany hit again and a harmful Tiernan McDonald cross was nicely gathered by Sam Coyle. The house aspect opened the scoring on the stroke of half time when David McLaughlins cross was swept low to the underside nook from ten yards by Dillon.Rasheney virtually doubled their lead after the restart with a Conor McDaid cross fired simply huge by Damien Friel. Clonmany equalised ten minutes into the second interval when  substitute Lorcan McGonigle received on the tip of a Kyle Devlin free to fit previous Coyle.  Play swung from finish to finish till Rashenny regained the lead within the 71st minute. A Declan Mclaughlin free was chested down by Gareth McKeever whose pushed cross got here off  a defender and into the web. The house aspect sealed the purpose late on when McKeever broke away from the guests defence earlier than smashing the ball previous McGonigle.


Aileach Res 2

The Level began this sport nicely and opened the scoring within the sixth minute. A John McCloskey effort was nicely parried by Dylan Porter however Josh McLaughlin reacted quickest  to pressure the unfastened ball dwelling. McCloskey went shut once more and was unfortunate when a nicely struck effort crashed off the publish earlier than the break. On the resumption it was  Aileach who began rapidly and surprised the house aspect with two targets within the opening 5 minutes. Firstly good work from Stephen Doherty on the proper noticed his cross swept dwelling by Adam Boyle to equalise.  Then Benny  Hegarty pounced on a unfastened ball to drill dwelling from six yards. The house aspect pushed onerous however the Aileach defence held on for the victory.

Dunree United 5

Greencastle Youths 0

A defensive combine up within the guests defence allowed Jamie Brosnan to fit into an empty web and provides the house the lead on 7 minutes.  They made it two nil on the half hour after a Mark Moran free was headed dwelling by Bobby Bradley. Greencastle had been harmful on the break with Evan Davenport a relentless risk. Dunree went additional forward on 53 minutes after a fast throw in launched Brosnan who squared for Moran to manage and slot dwelling. One other free from Moran within the 68th minute was glanced dwelling by Liam Baldrick from ten yards. Dunree scored their fifth and closing objective within the 77th minute when Adam Barrett received in behind the Greencastle defence and squared for Brosnan to fit dwelling.

Carn Res 0

Redcastle United 4

In moist circumstances at St Patrick Park it was Carn who began the brightest. A Shay Fallon cross fell to the toes of Micheal McDermott whose shot was nicely blocked. As soon as once more Carn discovered themselves in an awesome place to take the lead. Dayton Cooke raced by means of one on one  however his low effort was nicely saved by Damien McCole. Redcastle grew into the sport and a Sean Curren effort from lengthy vary was nicely held by Ben Miller. Each side went in at half time feeling as if they had been proper within the sport. Within the second half it was Redcastle who received off to the dream begin Darragh McConway discovered the roof of the web from a rebound after an extended ball caught the Carn defence out. Moments later it was two nil. A superb ball throughout the field discovered Eoghan McLaughlin who tapped dwelling from shut vary. It grew to become three  simply  5  minutes later and once more it was McLaughlin. This time the ball fell kindly to him from 12 yards and he completed cooly into the underside nook. With the flurry of targets, Carn discovered themselves out of the sport. An honest effort from Micheal McDermott from 25 yards had McCole scrambling but it surely beat the publish. Within the closing jiffy Redcastle added a fourth when Mark Farren confirmed some nice tempo to get away from the fullback, drive into the field and end low previous Miller. The sport would end 4 nil with Redcastles spectacular second half sufficient for them to complete prime of the group.

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Illies Res 4

Gleneely Colts 4

The Colts received off to an awesome begin within the 10th minute after Emmet O Brien launched Shane Diver to drill low previous Conor Doherty within the dwelling objective. Iy received higher for them halfway by means of the half after Divers deep nook was headed dwelling by O’Brien. However Illies received again into the sport on the stroke of half time after Caelan Whoriskey fired low by means of a crowd of gamers from fifteen yards  previous Rhys Kerr. Gleneely once more made a quick begin to the second half when Diver transformed a penalty after he had been upended to revive their two objective cushion. Illies rallied and lowered the deficit with an inswinging Oran Doherty nook going all the best way to the web. They then received again on phrases after a Marty Coyle cross was transformed by Ruairi Greene on the again publish. The house aspect accomplished a outstanding flip round after they took the lead on 76 minutes with Oran Doherty firing a free from twenty yards to the roof of the web. However Gleneely salvaged some extent within the 86th minute after a Shea Harkin free was headed dwelling by substitute Matthew  McLaughlin.

Moville Res 1

Cockhill Colts 1

The  skilled Cockhill aspect began nicely with Jude O Donnell firing huge earlier than a Cathal Doherty effort got here off the bar to Joe Doherty whose comply with up effort drifted huge. Doherty had one other sight of objective after a deflection fell into his path however he did not hit the goal. Moville grew into the sport with Conor Radcliffe releasing Marcus Rule however he was denied by a final ditch defensive sort out.  Cockhill took the lead on 28  minutes after Moville  misplaced possession in midfield and Joe Doherty  executed an outstanding lob over Stephen Teles. Moville tried to reply immediately and a Mark McGonigle effort was turned around the publish by Graham Doherty. The house aspect then had a let off when Cathal Doherty’s effort hit each posts earlier than being cleared by the defence. Moville started the second half nicely with Colin Doherty releasing Rule who superior  into the realm bur keeper Doherty smothered nicely. Cockhill pressured a few corners however Teles gathered to maintain the house aspect in contact.They finally received again on phrases on 77 minutes when Colin Doherty once more launched Rule on the proper and he superior to fireside an outstanding effort to the highest nook from the sting of the realm.Each side had late half possibilities however a draw was the tip end result.

Glengad Res 1

Redcastle Res 6

After a quiet opening he dwelling aspect had the primary likelihood on 21 minutes when Caolan McColgan launched PJ McDaid however his effort was saved by the legs of Oisin Quigley. Redcastle responded with Gary Kelly discovering Darren Harkin who was denied by the advancing Danny McGonigle. Redcastle opened the scoring on the half hour after Martin Orr pounced on a defensive error to fit dwelling from ten yards. They doubled their lead earlier than the break when Caolan Henry discovered Gary Kelly who scored with a superb end from ten yards.  Glengad had been unfortunate  to not cut back the deficit after  the interval from a Conor McGonigle nook with Stephen McLaughlins header coming off the bar. The guests ncreased their lead on 57 minutes with Orr getting on the tip of a Harkin cross to fit low previous McGonigle. Minutes later the sport was over as a contest after a fast flip by Kelly inside the realm noticed him slot low to the web. Kelly then accomplished his hat trick  with an in depth vary end to make it 5 nil. Glengad rallied and McColgan had an effort from a free crash off the publish. They did get a objective on 80 minutes when McGonigle slipped the ball by means of for McDaid to spherical Quigley and slot dwelling. However Redcastle completed the scoring after Henry pounced on a defensive error to fit dwelling.

Rashenny RES 5

Rashenny ROVERS 3

In an evenly contested first half the Reserves had been first to indicate after Aaron Cregan arrange Ryan O Donnell whose nicely hit effort was saved by Rovers Roger McGiloway.  Rovers responded when Shay Grant launched Niall Devlin in behind the defence and his cross noticed Leo Devlin fail to transform when nicely positioned. Rashenny Reserves then  opened the scoring  on quarter-hour after a deep nook from O Donnell was fired dwelling on the again publish by Caylum Lengthy.  However Rovers equalised halfway by means of the half after an outstanding free kick supply from Michael Toland was headed dwelling from six yards by Niall Devlin.  Nevertheless the reserves regained the lead earlier than the break when McGilloway saved a free kick from Alan Doherty however the ball was returned into the realm the place James McConalogue was available to go dwelling. Rovers received again on phrases inside minutes of the restart when the ball deflected into the trail of  Grant who slotted to the nook. There was little objective mouth motion then till the 75th minute with Rashenny Reserves regaining the lead after Diarmait Keogh flicked dwelling a  cross from Lengthy from shut vary. As soon as once more Rovers received again on phrases when Toland transformed from the penalty spot after Neala Maxim was upended within the space. Within the closing ten minutes Rashenny Reserves  scored twice to seal the factors. Firstly substitute Liam Grant curled an outstanding effort from twenty yards to the highest nook. Then a superb cross from Cregan discovered participant supervisor OJ Cuffe to go dwelling and clinch a 5 three win.

Culdaff Res 1

Sea Rovers 1

Culdaff shared factors with guests Sea Rovers in a busy sport in Caratra. The youthful Culdaff crew went one – nil up on 35 minutes when Billy Hume raced down the proper flank and crossed for Niall Gordon who fired dwelling from 15 yards. Culdaff stored plugging away however Rovers’ Hasson in targets stored his aspect in it. Rovers went shut on the stroke of half time when Matthew Harley was denied by a Oran Douglas save. Culdaff held out for 65 minutes, however Rovers quickly replied. Daniel Gallagher’s free kick from  the sting of the field, deceived the keeper and positioned the ball beneath the wall and in off the left hand publish. Culdaff had the very best of the probabilities, however Noel McLaughlin and Tiarnan McGeoghegan did not conver good  possibilities. Culdaff had a significant likelihood on the finish, when McLaughlin rounded the keeper, however Harley was again on the road to save lots of the purpose for Rovers. Rovers had been lowered to 10 males after Declan McGonigle was despatched off  in damage time as each side needed to accept some extent.

QPS Youth 4

Dunree Res 3

The house aspect took the lead within the 5th minute when an Alex  Holovin go discovered Lee Rutherford  to fit into the underside nook from ten yards.  Dunree levelled issues up within the 18th minute when   Philip Harkin  received on the tip of a pinpoint cross from Daniel Downey to fit dwelling.  Dunree had one other likelihood halfway by means of the half however  Harkin   tried chip drifted over the bar.  They did take the lead  on 37 minutes after  Neil Moran   beat two gamers on the left lower in and slotted low to the web from fourteen yards. The house aspect then received again on phrases within the 51st minute when Sean Og Gallagher launched Mickey Nicholas to sidestep a defender and hammer the ball to the highest nook. However Dunree rallied and went three two up when Patrick Doherty calmly lifted the ball over the advancing Stephen Slattery.  The house aspect received again on phrases on 82 minutes after a objective mouth scramble noticed Eamon McCool poke the ball dwelling from shut vary. The purpose snatched a winner within the 88th minute when a  Dean Hegarty nook to the close to publish was completed to the web by Holovin to go away the ultimate rating 4 three.

Cockhill RES 4

Carrowmena  FC 1

In a good first half with tough circumstances underfoot, neither Cockhill’s Darragh O’ Donnell or Mark Doherty within the Carrowmena objective had been known as in to motion with a couple of lengthy vary efforts from each side not discovering the goal.Cockhill began to seek out their rhythm early within the second half as the sport opened up. Ethan O’Toole discovered house within the field and his highly effective shot was nicely saved by Mark Doherty however Liam Bradley was sharpest to react to the parried shot and knock within the opener. That objective lifted Cockhill and 10 minutes later they elevated their lead. Sean Bradley driving a 25 yard effort into the underside nook previous Mark Doherty after being teed up by Shino Anafi. After organising the second objective Shino Anafi scored his first objective in senior soccer to make it three nil.  Ethan O’Toole did nicely to show within the field and performed a intelligent ball throughout the six yard field and  Anafi timed his run nicely to complete nicely on the again publish.

With Carrowmena tiring Cockhill added a forth with quarter-hour to go. After some nice play down the proper by Joe Lavery, he fed in Sean Bradley who delivered an awesome cross and Ethan O’Toole volleyed dwelling from 10 yards to complete off an awesome crew transfer.Carrowmena by no means gave up and pulled one again on 80 minutes. Gerard Gill crossed from the left and Sean Duffy scored with a nicely positioned header previous Darragh O’Donnell.Cockhill tightened issues up for the remainder of the match to see it out for a really onerous fought win.


All of the motion from the Inishowen Soccer League was final modified: August twenty seventh, 2023 by Rachel McLaughlin