May 19, 2024

Listed below are the entire outcomes and match reviews from this week’s Donegal League video games.

Wednesday seventeenth April 2024
Temple Home Home equipment Division One
Gweedore United 2 v 1 Letterkenny Rovers
Gweedore United welcomed Letterkenny Rovers to the Gaeltacht for his or her remaining dwelling recreation of the season. The sport was performed on a sunny however chilly spring night which noticed the house staff inflict the primary league defeat of the season on the present League Champions. The guests arrived with an excellent spring of their step following affirmation of their league title on the weekend. Within the first half there was little or no between the groups. The guests bought a break within the eleventh minute when Lee Mc Monagle discovered himself by way of one on one with the house keeper and the skilled Mc Monagle completed properly to make it 1-0. United grew into the sport and noticed good probabilities fall to Ciaran Mc Fadden, Steven “Doyle” Mc Fadden and Darren ferry. Within the forty eighth minute Rovers nearly doubled their lead when Rory Gallagher crossed from the left- hand aspect and compelled an excellent save from Oran Craig who tipped over his crossbar. Within the fifty fifth minute the sport was degree, nice play down the right- hand aspect from United’s Ciaran Mc Fadden who positioned an inviting cross into the Letterkenny field which was properly managed by Darren Ferry who used nice ability and managed to attain from shut vary regardless of a cluster of defenders in entrance of him. The Gweedore males had a few probabilities in a couple of minutes shortly after to take the lead. A superb transfer down the right-hand aspect within the 57th minute from Ciaran Mc Fadden once more picked out Steen Doyle Mc Fadden who thought that he had scored after beating the keeper nevertheless Rovers’ Nathan Bonner was in the fitting place on the proper time to make sure the sport remained degree. One other cross from United’s Ciaran Mc Fadden was headed simply extensive by Darren Ferry as Gweedore took additional cost of the sport. Within the 79th minute the house aspect took a deserved lead when Ronan O’ Donnell gained a 50-50 ball and performed Darren Ferry by way of with an important go and Ferry dinked it over the advancing Rovers’ keeper. Each groups pressed for extra targets however had been unable so as to add to the rating line. A powerful efficiency by United’s Darren Ferry who produced a person of the match efficiency. Referee: Con Mc Laughlin

Lagan Harps 0 v 3 Donegal City
Donegal City took the three factors after a powerful efficiency at Letterkenny Group Centre. The sport was even early on however two fast targets from Declan Duignan halfway by way of the primary half turned the sport of their favour. Lagan battled away within the second half however Donegal at all times seemed the extra harmful. Conur Crossan went shut for Lagan when he shot simply over. Donegal bought the insurance coverage aim with one other fast counter within the second half and the ever-dangerous Ronan Mc Hugh completed properly. Oisin Harkin was unfortunate for Lagan with a superb effort that struck the crossbar however Donegal ran out deserving winners.

Glencar Inn Saturday Division One
Glencar Celtic 2 v 1 Keadue Rovers Reserves
In a decent recreation it was Glencar who bought off the mark first when some nice work down the fitting hand aspect noticed Joe Baker get on the tip of an important cross from Peter Doherty to place Glencar 1-0 up. That didn’t final lengthy as inside 60 seconds Keadue broke up the park and equalised with a properly labored aim. Within the second half Glencar had been the stronger staff and got here shut when a Russell Forde header was excellently saved by the keeper. Forde did get his aim straight after when he bought on the tip of one other cross and the keeper couldn’t do something about this one. Keadue put the stress on to get the equaliser and thought they did within the remaining moments just for an important block on the road from Barney Mc Menamin. The sport ended 2-1

Friday nineteenth April 2024
Brian Mc Cormick Cup – Gweedore Space
Kilmacrennan Celtic 1 v 4 Keadue Rovers
(No Report Submitted)

Saturday twentieth 2024
Glencar Inn Saturday Division One
Glencar Celtic 1 v 1 Arranmore United
Powerful recreation within the warmth down on the Aura and Arranmore bought off to the higher begin once they caught Glencar on the counter assault and slotted dwelling to make it 1-0. Glencar and equalised within the second half by way of Pajo Rafferty. That they had a number of probabilities to get the winner then however simply couldn’t put the ball within the internet, full time 1-1.

Cappry Rovers Reserves 0 v 1 Donegal City Reserves
Cappry welcomed Donegal City to the Finn Valley Centre on Saturday for the ultimate league recreation of the season. The stakes had been excessive as Donegal City wanted the factors to remain out of the relegation zone. Cappry had the higher of the opening exchanges, Aaron Kelly coming closest with an effort from distance.
Donegal City took the lead on the halfway level when the ball was reduce to the sting of the field and smashed dwelling into the nook of the web. Donegal City had a number of massive probabilities within the second half to increase their lead as Cappry netminder Dylan Doherty made a number of wonderful saves. It was an thrilling end as Cappry rallied for an equaliser and thought they’d it when Jack Marley slotted dwelling a Matthew Wootton knockdown, nevertheless the choice from the referee was offside and Donegal City held on for all three factors.

Outdated Orchard Saturday Division Two
Milford United Reserves 0 v 0 Drumbar United
(No Report Submitted)

Sunday twenty first April 2024
Temple Home Home equipment Division One
Bonagee United 5 v 0 Letterbarrow Celtic
The house aspect had been one up after fifteen seconds when Sean Hume performed the ball down the road to Aaron Wasson who arrange Dean Larkin who hammered dwelling ten yards. It was aim quantity two one minute later when Michael Funston’s strike from thirty yards was properly saved by the keeper however the ball rebounded to Arron Wasson who headed dwelling from six yards. Wasson noticed his strike from the sting of the field on twelve minutes saved by the customer’s keeper. The guests first actual likelihood of the sport got here on fifteen minutes when Christy Mc Laughlin shot over from the sting of the field. The third aim got here on thirty minutes when Jordan Armstrong crossed into the field and Taylor Russell tapped into the web from six yards. The guests had a number of key gamers lacking however the eleven on the day didn’t lie down and had been at all times a risk on the break. The house aspect squandered a number of simple probabilities within the first half. The fourth aim got here on forty-three minutes when an Aaron Wasson cross into the field was headed dwelling by Shaun Hume on the again publish. The ultimate aim got here on fifty minutes when the ball fell to Dean Larkin on the penalty spot and he hammered dwelling. Bonagee made a number of modifications halfway by way of the second half and Peadar Shallows within the customer’s aim made a lot of nice saves from Fintan Hassan, Ricky Guntrip and Ultan Mc Monagle. Kevin Mc Bride was unfortunate to see his header hit the publish and go extensive for a aim kick from a Letterbarrow nook on seventy minutes. Group efforts from each side. Referee: Con Mc Laughlin.

Cappry Rovers 0 v 1 Letterkenny Rovers
Letterkenny had an opportunity early on to attain however Lee Mc Monagle didn’t convert from shut vary. Cappry went shut a couple of minutes later when Kyle Ruttledge had an effort from distance go extensive. Cappry defended properly all through the primary half and nearly took the lead on the stroke of halftime however Peter Sweeney’s effort was saved. Letterkenny took the lead early within the second half when Dean Mc Carry scored from shut vary after his preliminary header was properly saved by Brendan Gallen. Cappry, to their credit score, stored going however couldn’t discover a leveller. Two Group Performances.

Donegal City 5 v 0 Convoy Arsenal
Donegal welcomed Convoy to the Hospital Subject for the final recreation of the season. Objectives by Eoghan O’ Neill, Ciaran Monaghan, Eoin Slevin and a brace from Ronan McHugh gave Donegal all three factors towards a younger and gallant convoy aspect. Referee: George Clinton

Glenea United 1 v 2 Gweedore United
The ultimate recreation of the season was performed in good circumstances and Glenea took the lead on 25 minutes when Shane Coll completed from the sting of the field. Gweedore bought an equaliser with 20 minutes to go which introduced the tempo of the sport up a degree with each groups pushing for a winner. Gweedore took the lead with 5 minutes to go leaving Glenea chasing an equaliser however the guests held on for all three factors. Good performances from each groups on the day. Referee: Mick Lagan

Lagan Harps 3 v 2 Cranford United
(No Report Submitted)

Brian Mc Cormick Cup – Letterkenny Space
Swilly Rovers 3 v 0 Milford United
(No Report Obtainable)





Donegal League – this week’s match report and outcomes was final modified: April twenty first, 2024 by Workers Author