July 23, 2024

Finn Harps suffered a heavy defeat in Cobh, the place the ultimate rating was 5-1.

Harps took an early lead when Patrick Ferry completed off a fast counter assault within the eleventh minute.

Regardless of a variety of strain from the house aspect they stored that lead till simply earlier than half- time when Mikie Rowe equalised to go away it 1-1 on the break , most likely a good reflection of the first-half.

Nonetheless all that modified within the opening quarter of the second-half.

Cobh have been awarded a penalty for what the referee deemed to be a deliberate handball by a Harps defender, it regarded a bit harsh however Jack Doherty hammered dwelling the spot-kick, 2-1 to Cobh.

After that issues went from unhealthy to worse for the Harps . Sean O Donnell obtained a straight purple scared when his excessive boot made contact with Cian Browne within the sixtieth minute.

4 minutes later it was 3-1 to the house aspect as Matt McDevitt produced a brilliant end from simply contained in the field. That turned 4-1 within the 71st when Eguaibor and Doherty mixed to arrange Rowe who curled the ball into the underside nook.

A fifth purpose arrived 4 minutes later when Browne set-up Doherty to drill the ball previous Tuta as the house staff dominated the sport.

Harps have been awarded a penalty within the 77th minute however keeper Steacy denied Tony McNamee. That ended the scoring alternatives and it completed 5-1 to the house staff.

Cobb Ramblers ; Lee Steacy,  Michael McCarthy , Cian Browne Justin Eguaibor , Breandan Frahill  , Charlie Lyons , Jack Doherty , Mikie Rowe , Alex Byrne , Matt McKevitt  , Jason Abbott

Subs used ; Dale Holland  , James O Leary ,Luke Desmond , Dean Larkin ,Darragh O Sullivan-Connell .
Finn Harps ; Antonio Tuta , Seamas Keogh , Stephen Doherty , Mattie Makinson , Ryan Flood, Jamie Watson , Max Hutchinson , Tony McNamee , Patrick Ferry , B J Banda , Sean O Donnell.

Subs used ; Max Johnston , Kevin Jordan , Aaron McLaughlin , Daniel Stokoe , Damian Duffy .

Harps endure defeat once more as Cobh dominate second half was final modified: September twenty third, 2023 by Workers Author