May 19, 2024

Right here’s your full round-up of Inishowen Soccer League Experiences from Sunday 14th April:

Jackie Crossan Premier Division Promotion /Relegation Play Off   

Glengad United 0

Culdaff FC 0     

AET   Culdaff win 5-4 in sudden demise penalty shootout

Glengad Unites fifteen yr keep within the premier division was ended on Saturday night in Maginn Park wen they fell to a penalty shootout defeat to neighbours Culdaff who at the moment are promoted. As anticipated in a neighborhood derby the primary half was a really tight affair with few probabilities and the sport dominated by each defences. Culdaff had the primary sight of purpose on 8 minutes after a brief nook performed to  Aiden Cunningham noticed his cross headed again by Ryan Greene for Michael Coyle however underneath strain his header was claimed by Michael McLaughlin. The one different risk got here on the different finish within the 27th minute when Terence Doherty collected a throw in on the fitting inside the world and hooked the ball over his head which Patrick McLaughlin punched clear underneath strain.Culdaff began the second half nicely and Euan McFeely had an effort from the fitting hand facet of the world off track. On 55 minutes Keith Norris gained a race for possession on the left and his pushed cross discovered McFeely whose effort was blocked earlier than Glengad scrambled the ball away. Glengad responded with Matthew Mooneys nook flashing throughout purpose to Seamus Doherty whose first time effort was blocked by a defender. Substitute Stephen Doherty then discovered area to unleash a thirty yards effort which flashed over the bar . On 76 minutes Glengad had the perfect alternative of the sport after Terence Doherty broke previous the final defender and superior in direction of the world however his effort was beautifully saved by McLaughlin. Culdaff replied and substitute Brendan Mclaughlin’s cross cum shot glanced off the face of the bar earlier than the identical participant spurned a gilt edged alternative from level clean vary. After good interaction the ball was fed to a different substitute Noel McLaughlin on the fitting and his low cross fell to brother Brendan who inexplicably fired extensive from 4 yards. Glengad dominated the primary interval of additional time with Terence Doherty seeing a shot from the sting of the world saved earlier than having one other effort flash simply extensive. Substitute Oran Doherty then had an effort gathered on the second try earlier than Stephen Doherty raced via the center however McLaughlin superior to smother on the fringe of the world. Culdaff began the second interval nicely with a Brendan Mclaughlin free and a snapshot from Coyle parried away on each events  by McLaughlin. Glengad spurned the ultimate probability and one other good one after an outstanding reverse go from Stephen Doherty despatched Terence Doherty clear however Mclaughlin blocked together with his legs. The ultimate couple of minutes had been interrupted by the sprinkler system however the match ended and the shootout ensued. It was three every after the reglation 5 after which either side missed. Each then scored earlier than Mclaughlin saved and substitute Matthew McGoldrick fired residence to ship Culdaff again to the premier division and consign Glengad to the primary division.

Ulster Junior Defend  Remaining 

Cockhill clinch Defend title in Ballyare.

Cockhill Youths 2

Keadue Rovers Res 0

Cockhill Celtic Youth claimed the Ulster Junior Defend earlier this night after a two nil victory over Keadue Rovers Reserves (Donegal League) at Diamond Park, Ballyare. The Inishowen facet settled the higher within the opening exchanges and Cockhill’s Captain Ryan Downey had a header simply over the bar on six minutes from a Mason McDaid supply. Keadue grew extra into the match as the primary half progressed and bossed the vast majority of the possession however had little or no reward only some lengthy vary efforts from Daire Gallagher and Aiden McHugh. Keadue had their first actual effort of observe on 28 minutes after they had been  awarded  a free twenty 5 yards from purpose however Cockhills keeper Darragh O’Donnell saved the hassle from Daire Gallagher. Cockhills Darragh McDermott then missed an important alternative to place the Inishowen facet forward however someway he managed to place the ball over the bar from shut vary after an important supply into the field from Liam Bradley as the perimeters went in scoreless on the break.  The second interval began with Keadue in management and issues acquired higher for the Donegal League facet when Cockhill had been decreased to 10 males on 50 minutes after Liam Bradley acquired a second yellow for a problem on Dan Kerr. Cockhill responded to the setback in implausible vogue by going forward with their very subsequent assault. 5  minutes later Cockhills Christy Duffy performed a go to Conor Allen on the left and he beat his man on the skin and acquired to the byline earlier than delivering an important go throughout purpose for Paul Mullan to reach and facet foot to the web previous keeper Denis Kpstkykin from six yards a lot to the delight of the Cockhill following. The  Inishowen facet elevated their lead simply previous the hour mark after  Darragh McDermott picked up on a free clearance by Ethan McCaff twenty 5  yards from purpose and shot proper footed to the web previous keeper Kpstkykin outstretched left hand – an important strike from McDermott. Keadue made just a few modifications to get themselves again within the sport however something thrown on the Cockhill defence was handled comfortably. The one probability that did fall got here to  Daire Gallagher on 72 minutes however the spectacular Ryan Downey was there with a purpose saving deal with contained in the six yard field injuring himself in doing so however was capable of proceed after remedy. Keadue saved probing however Cockhill nearly caught them on the counter when the vigorous Paul Mullan picked up the ball on the fitting inside his personal half and went on a run down the fitting wing earlier than beating two opponents as he headed into the field and his remaining shot introduced an important save from keeper Kpstkykin in what would have been a purpose worthy of successful any soccer match. As Keadue pushed to get again into the sport Cockhill might have added a 3rd on 83 minutes however Connor McDaid did not put the finishes touches on a beautiful go from his brother Ryan. The ultimate motion of observe was when Cockhills Darragh O’Donnell produced a superb save together with his legs from Aaron McCafferty deep into stoppage time to disclaim Keadue what would have been a comfort at that stage.

Jackie Crossan Premier Division 

Cockhill clinch league title 

Greencastle FC 0

Cockhill Celtic 2

Needing some extent to clinch the league title Cockhill started nicely with a Lee McColgan free saved by Caolan McGrory.  Garbhan Friel then broke on the fitting and crossed  for Brendan McLaughlin however he was denied by an outstanding Ruari O’Donnell deal with.They took the lead on 12 minutes after Peter Doherty on the again submit headed a deep free sit back out to McColgan who hammered low previous McGrory from sixteen yards. Greencastle responded and O’Donnell crept in on the again submit however fired over the bar.  Kyle Harkin then crossed for Nigel McMonagle who did not direct his header on the right track earlier than Harkin had a free gathered by Harry Doherty within the Cockhill purpose. The guests had the ultimate probability of the half after McLaughlin broke into the world on the left however fired into the facet netting. A scrappy second half noticed Luke Rudden head the primary probability extensive for the guests when nicely positioned. Greencastle hit again with Nigel McMonagle breaking on the fitting and taking pictures simply previous the left hand submit. The house facet then had a spell with Seamus McLaughlin advancing on the left and his harmful cross was scrambled clear. Their greatest probability got here halfway via the half when McMonagle acquired in behind the guests defence however underneath strain his half volley was nicely saved by Doherty.  Cockhill sealed the victory and the league title when a Corey McBride free from the fitting dropped underneath the  croccbar giving McGrory no probability. Within the later phases Cockhill had a Peter Doherty shot saved and each Rudden and Friel blazed over as they noticed the sport out.

Buncrana Hearts 4

Illies Celtic 3

Illies took the lead within the 6th minute after Paul Doherty rose unchallenged to move residence from a nook previous Taylor Clarke.  From one other nook Dominic Coyle noticed one other header saved by Clarke.  The house facet replied with Aaron McDaid firing extensive from Matthew Brownes cross earlier than Shaunie Bradley minimize inside a defender however noticed his effort saved by the legs of Michael Owen Doherty. The Hearts had been unfortunate on 25 minutes from a Conor Doherty nook when Kevin O’Loughlins header crashed off the bar.  However Illies had been inflicting issues particularly within the flanks and Shaun McCallion broke on the fitting and crossed for Coyle to manage and fireplace low previous Clarke from 9 yards.  They then made it three nil within the 36th minute after McCallion beat three males  and was upended within the space leaving Adrian Donaghey-Doherty to ship Clarke the improper approach from the spot. Buncrana acquired a lifeline on the stroke of half time when a Calvin Gallagher Crossfield go discovered McDaid who superior alongside the byeline and squeezed the ball residence from a decent angle. The house facet upped the tempo after the restart and dominated . They acquired one other purpose again within the 49th minute when  a Kieran McDaid cross cum shot deceived Doherty and crept in on the submit. Six minutes later they acquired again on phrases after Kieran McDaids cross discovered Zach McFadden who v beautifully guided a volley from seven yards previous Doherty. And the flip round was compledt after they took the lead in the65th minute after Kieran McDaids cross was met with an outstanding glancing header from Aaron McDaid. The house facet had two additional late probabilities with Aaron McDaid firing into the facet netting earlier than Bart Wesolowski ran onto a via ball however Doherty superior to smother.

Strand Resort First Division 

Redcastle United 3

Rashenny FC 2

The house facet started nicely with Stephen Grant crossing for Josh McConnellogue however he fired over the bar from the sting of the world. However on 5 minutes McConnellogue fired the house facet forward amassing an Eamon Donnelly go  earlier than drilling low previous Sean Friel. However Rashenny grew into the sport with Jon Grant seeing an effort from shut vary saved by Michale McCole . Then from a Redcastle nook David McLaughlin broke the size of the sphere and compelled McCole in to a different save from the sting of the world. On 40 minutes McLaughlin minimize in from the left and located Cormac Dillon however he fired simply previous the fitting hand submit. Towards the run of play within the 44th minutes the house facet doubled their lead when Donnelly collected a ball into midfield and launched Grant to fit low previous Friel. Redcastle had the primary alternative of the second half additionally when Lee Barr fed Grant whose cross picked out Darragh McConway however he fired simply extensive. However Rashenny responded and within the 55th minute acquired a purpose again after an outstanding run and cross from Doherty picked out McLaughlin who headed to the highest nook. Redcastle once more stretched their lead on 75 minutes when Mark Farren collected a ball on the sting of the world and minimize inside to shoot previous Friel from fifteen yards.  However the guests rallied  and on 82 minutes made it three two after Ryan Dohertys cross discovered John McLaughlin to move previous McCole. Redcastle had a late probability then with Shaun Curran discovering Farren however he shot narrowly extensive.

Inishowen Engineering Division Two A

Sea Rovers 4

Cockhill Colts 1

Performed in wonderful sunshine at Gortnamullin Rovers knew solely a victory would assure them a possible play off for the league title.The house facet acquired off to the  excellent begin when an extended kick from Rovers keeper Mark Mc Laughlin fell to Andrew Gallagher who completed completely to place the house facet forward. In a superb evenly matched sport with the larger of purpose scoring alternatives falling to Rovers, an important strike by Daniel Gallagher compelled Cockhill keeper Declan Caldwell into making a advantageous save. Rovers saved up the strain and had been rewarded when Andrew Gallagher beat a defender and shot low previous the keeper Caldwell to go away them two objectives to the great on the interval. The house facet started the second half nicely and a superb contact by Daniel Gallagher rounded one defender and an important strike from exterior the field put the ball out of the attain of the keeper   to fireside Sea Rovers three purpose forward. Cockhill responded and gained a nook which fell kindly  to Jude O donnell who tapped in from shut vary to scale back the deficit. Cockhill pressed however a nicely claimed ball by Mark Mc Laughlin whose lengthy ball once more fell to Andrew Gallagher who took a advantageous contact and lobbed the keeper  to finish his hat trick. Rovers sub John Doherty rattled the crossbar with an important strike then earlier than the final effort of the sport fell to Jude O Donnell from Cockhill whose header went simply extensive of the submit. Rovers win coupled with Gleneelys win means the league goes to a play off between each groups subsequent Sunday in Maginn Park with a 12 midday kick off.

Gleneely Colts 3

Culdaff Res 1

Needing a win to power a play off for the league title Gleneely acquired the right begin  within the 10th minute  when a Tristan McColgan nook discovered Nathan Doherty on the sting and his shot squeezed contained in the  submit previous Odhran Douglas. They  had one other probability on 20minutes when an extended kick out from Ciaran Gallagher discovered  McColgan in behind the guests defence however he fired extensive. Culdaff equalised  halfway via the half  after Dermot Dover transformed a penalty when Noel McLaughlin was fouled within the space. On the different Shane Diver had an opportunity on the half hour when one other lengthy clearance from Gallagher acquired him in behind however Oran Douglas pulled off a superb save to push it extensive for a nook. Gleneely had the Nathan Doherty’s shot from the sting of the world was nicely saved on the road by Douglas. Gleneely regained the lead on  70minutes after  a Tristan McColgan nook discovered Shane Diver on the six yard field and he again heeled into the web. Gleneely made it protected then later when  a Billy McCann shot from out on the left nestled within the backside nook. Matthew Doherty had a late  probability  however lifted the ball over the bar when nicely positioned.

Inishowen League: All of the stories and outcomes as Cockhill clinch league title was final modified: April twenty second, 2024 by Workers Author