December 3, 2023

Listed below are all the outcomes and match stories from this week’s Inishowen League motion.


Jackie Crossan Premier Division

Buncrana Hearts  1

Cockhill Celtic 2

This native derby at Fortress Park was a typical cagey affair with the guests having fun with extra of the possession within the opening half. Buncrana had the primary effort when a Kieran McDaid shot was comfortably gathered by Harry Doherty. Cockhill responded and broke the impasse on 20 minutes after an inswinging  Lee McColgan nook deceived everybody and crept in on the close to publish. That they had one other probability on the half hour when Keegan Hegarty crossed for Luke Rudden who headed over. On the stroke of half time the house aspect equalised with an outstanding transfer. McDaid collected possession and reduce inside a defender earlier than threading a go into the trail of Shaunie Bradley who calmly lifted the ball over the advancing Doherty to ship the house aspect the happier of the 2 on the break. Cockhill began the second half the higher with Luke Ruddens cross poked extensive at full stretch by Jay Bradley. Halfway by means of the half Rudden discovered house to unleash an effort which clipped the crossbar on the best way over. When the Buncrana defence did not clear a nook Jay Bradley  was available to  shoot previous Taylor Clarke from 5 yards to revive the guests benefit. Buncrana nearly snatched one other equaliser within the eighty fifth minute after Sean Mullan flicked on a throw in for Eoin Murphy to unleash an outstanding volley however Harry Doherty made a  sensible save to make sure the guests left with all three factors.


Clonmany Shamrocks 2

Greencastle FC 0

Greencastle seemed to bounce again from final week’s cup defeat however struggled within the opening half to make any headway in opposition to the house defence. That they had the primary probability when Nathan Harkin’s effort from the sting of the world was blocked and Nigel McMonagle’s header was gathered by Liam McGonigle. Clonmany responded and when Matthew Brennan launched Jason Devlin his effort was turned around the publish at full stretch by Jason McCallion. Brennan then despatched a looping cross in for Devlins header to once more be saved by McCallion.  On 35 minutes Gareth Bradley gained a sort out on the again and fed Jamie Coyle however McCallion superior to the sting of the world to clear. Devlin then laid the ball off for Aaron Porter whose properly hit effort was once more saved at full stretch by McCallion. Earlier than half time the guests responded with  McMonagle seeing a low shot from the sting of the world smothered by McGonigle because the half ended scoreless. Clonmany broke the impasse 4 minutes after the break when Brennans cross broke kindly for Jamie Coyle who stroked the ball into the underside nook from eight yards. They went two nil up six minutes later when Devlin superior from half method and with the Greencastle defence backing off he unleashed a surprising left footed effort from twenty six yards to the highest nook. Greencastle tried to reply and McMonagle had an effort blocked by Jake Harkin and noticed his observe up blocked by the legs of McGonigle. Shaun Doherty then headed a Seamus McLaughlin cross extensive earlier than Paul Clifford blazed over from distance.  Substitute Kyle Harkin then had an effort tipped over by McGonigle and the identical participant had the ultimate probability from the nook with McGonigle tipping his effort around the publish.


Aileach FC 5

Moville Celtic 0

After 8 minutes Moville had the primary first rate opening when Roan Doherty discovered house twenty 5 yards  from objective and his fierce drive was simply extensive of Dylan Porter’s left hand publish. Aileach had a great probability to open the scoring simply minutes later however Darren Bradley’s effort from a slim angle hit the aspect netting. The house aspect took the lead on 20 minutes when Caoimhin McFeeley intercepted a again go and slipped the ball previous the helpless Stephen Telles. The house aspect doubled their lead minutes later  when Darren Bradley outpaced the defence and rounded Telles earlier than ending to the empty web. After this setback, the younger Moville aspect settled and commenced to get a foothold and on 35 minutes Norbert Indyka wriggled free on the sting of the field and fired goalwards however Dylan Porter did properly to show his effort around the publish. With half time approaching, Porter was referred to as into motion once more when the identical participant hit a free kick from 30 yards which Porter did properly to tip over the bar.

On 55 minutes, Aileach made it three nil  from the penalty spot when Gavin Doherty transformed after Dermot Doherty was fouled within the field. 5 minutes later it was 4  when Caoimhin McFeeley beat his man and reduce inside and fired an unstoppable shot from 20 yards excessive previous Telles. Aileach accomplished the scoring when McFeeley and Bradley mixed properly contained in the field for the latter to spherical Telles and slide the ball house. The younger Moville aspect by no means gave up and tried to play good possession soccer however discovered it tough in opposition to their extra skilled opponents and the house aspect noticed the sport out comfortably.


Glengad United 1

Illies Celtic 1

Illies began properly and created the primary clear probability of the sport when Shane Doherty fed Patrick Curran who reduce in from the fitting however noticed his low effort properly saved by Zach Conlon. Glengad responded with Christy McLaughlin breaking ahead and crossing for Terence Doherty who did not hit the goal from twelve yards and properly positioned. There was a lull within the motion then till minutes earlier than the interval when the guests opened the scoring from the penalty spot with Liam Doherty changing low to the nook after he had been upended. Glengad began properly on the resumption when Doherty laid the ball off to McLaughlin who fired over from twenty yards. The house aspect acquired again on phrases minutes after with a deep nook powerfully headed house by Joe Doherty on the again publish. Glengad have been on prime at this stage and and Terence Doherty was denied by an excellent save from Johnathan Noone earlier than the identical participant acquired on the  finish of a Matthew Mooney cross however fired extensive from twelve yards. Illies then spurned a gilt edged probability to grab all three level after a defender slipped failing to chop out a Sean Mulhern cross and the ball fell to substitute Oran Doherty who shot extensive from level clean vary.


Strand Lodge First Division


Buncrana Res 4

The guests had the higher of the opening half and went forward when Cathal McNutt rose unchallenged  to go house following a nook. They doubled their lead earlier than the break from one other nook this time Seannan Murphy heading previous Stephen Slattery. On the restart Buncrana added a 3rd objective on the hour mark when Liam Jordan headed previous Slattery from shut vary. However the house aspect rallied at this stage and two fast hearth targets each from Seamus McFadden put the sport within the melting pot. With the Level pushing ahead the guests caught them on the break with Adam Doherty advancing to hammer a twenty 5 yards effort into the highest nook to seal the factors.


Aileach Res 0

Culdaff FC 4

The house aspect had a lot the higher of the opening half however a scientific interval earlier than half time settled this sport within the guests favour. A Dylan McGrory free kick deflected off a defender and onto the publish within the fifth minute. Then Caoimhin Lavery despatched Stephen O Donnell clear however he was denied in a one on one by an outstanding save from Patrick McLaughlin. Halfway by means of the half a pointy flip and shot from Josh Boyle was turned around the publish at full stretch by McLaughlin  once more. Culdaff got here extra into the sport then and opened the scoring on 27 minutes after good work on the left by Brendan Mclaughlin noticed his cross evade David McGeady and Euan McFeely was available to fit house on the again publish. A protracted ball then from Michael Doran launched McLaughlin on the left and when his effort was properly parried by McGeady Jack O Brien was available to fit house the rebound. Earlier than the break Keelan Doherty discovered McLaughlin who scored the third with an outstanding curling effort from twenty yards into the underside nook. Culdaff had the primary probability of the second interval as properly when after good work from McLaughlin he fed Doherty whose properly struck effort was tipped over the bar by McGeady. The guests added the fourth objective on the hour mark with Aiden Cunningham changing a penalty after McLaughlin had been bundled over within the space. Aileach had the ultimate probability of the sport with a Josh Boyle cross-come-shot properly tipped onto the bar and over by McLaughlin.


Dunree United 8

Clonmany  Res 1

The house aspect started properly and have been first to threaten when Gerry Farrell raced onto a by means of ball however did not hit the goal.  They opened the scoring after 8 minutes when the guests defence did not cope with a protracted ball permitting Thomas Mulhern to nip  in and slot house. Farrell then squared the ball to Bernie Doherty who was unfortunate to see his effort crash again off the publish. Once more the publish got here to Clonmany’s rescue when Farrell weaved his method into the world and  noticed his effort rebound off the woodwork. The stress lastly informed on the half hour when Doherty picked out Cian Moran and he fired the homeside two targets forward. Clonmany responded and from a protracted free kick the ball got here off a house defender and into the online to scale back the deficit. However Dunree regained their two objective benefit earlier than the break when the guests did not clear a nook and Sean McColgan pounced to fit house from shut vary. Dunree dominated the second interval and made it 4 one after Farrell reduce inside earlier than curling an outstanding effort.


Rashenny FC 5

Greencastle Youths 1

The house aspect  began properly and on 2 minutes Gareth McKeever intercepted a defensive go however was denied by the guests’ custodian. McKeever then charged down an tried clearance within the eleventh minute and this time made  mistake to place the house aspect forward. Greencastle responded and Evan Davenport noticed an effort properly saved by Gavin McLaughlin.  A defensive error then within the Greencastle space allowed Cormac Dillon to go house from shut vary. Earlier than the break they made it three nil when Damien Friels thirty yards free flew in off the publish. Greencastle began the second half properly and acquired a objective again after Jamie Coyle cross was flicked on for Evan Davenport to attain with a looping header. They went shut once more after a defensive header from Rashenny defender got here off the crossbar. The house aspect regained management with McKeever firing over from distance. They added their fourth objective on 77 minutes after substitute David McLaughlin crossed from the fitting for Friel to fit house from shut vary. They accomplished the scoring within the eightieth minute with McLaughlin crossing to Mckeever who rounded the keeper to fit house. Greencastle had a late probability when a Josh Lafferty free was headed extensive by Cian Sharkey on the again publish.


Carn Res 1

Cockhill Youths 1

The early phases was a good affair with each side cancelling out one another.  The primary half probability of the sport fell to Carns  Shay Fallon whose shot was tame and straight into the palms of Darragh O’Donnell. Once more O’Donnell was referred to as into motion when a Cormaic McLaughlin volley from six yards was properly smothered by the Cockhill keeper. Cockhills first probability got here although a Darragh McDermott free kick. His shot whistled previous the publish of Dan McDaid. Cockhill then took the lead simply earlier than halftime after a  combine up on the again ended within the ball falling to Cockhills McDermott who noticed McDaid off his line from 35 yards out to lob house the opening objective. The second half began very similar to the primary with neither aspect taking management. Cockhills defence was properly organised and dealt properly with the house aspect’s assaults. On 83 minutes Carn’s stress paid off. A by means of ball from Cian Doherty discovered Mark Scott who breezed previous the defender and slotted low into the Cockhill web. Carn then had an incredible probability to win it when Shay Fallon ran in behind the defence however put his effort over the Cockhill bar. Straight from that Cockhill themselves created an incredible probability to win the sport. Shane McLaughlin ran by means of however his effort was expertly saved by Dan McDaid. Simply earlier than the ultimate whistle Carn had the final probability. Fallon once more down the fitting acquired himself right into a capturing place. This time he stored his shot low however Cockhill defender PJ Doherty made a vital block to make sure the factors have been shared.


Inish Grass Division Two Defend 

Rashenny Rovers 3

Dunree Res 0

This backside of the desk conflict noticed Dunree with the weather of their favour begin on prime. Good interaction between John Moran and Cormac Doherty arrange Oisin McGettigan however he blazed over the bar. A protracted vary Ronan Walsh shot then  sailed over earlier than McGettigan raced onto a by means of ball however was denied by the advancing Roger McGilloway. Of their first assault within the thirty third minute the house aspect broke the impasse after Peter McLaughlin dispossessed  a defender inside the world and squared for Leonardo McGlinchey to fit lot to the online from fourteen yards. They went shut once more with an Abdul Al Rasheed effort simply off beam. Dunree then had the ultimate probability of the half with Cormac Doherty, underneath stress from a defender, failing to hit the goal. The house aspect dominated the second interval and McGlinchey noticed one effort tipped over the bar by Philip Doherty earlier than Doherty superior from his space to clear as the identical participant ran onto a protracted ball from Rasheed. Rashenny continued to press and after a Peter McLaughlin effort was parried by Doherty the rebound fell to McGlinchey to fit house his  second of the sport. McGlinchey then had alongside vary chip simply off beam earlier than the identical participant turned supplier sending McLaughlin away from the guests defence to shoot low previous Doherty and make it three nil. Dunree had a late probability when a proper wing cross was properly claimed by McGilloway from the top of Paul Jackson.


Cockhill Res 3

Glengad Res 1

Cockhill began this match properly and nearly opened the scoring inside 2 minutes. Good play down the fitting by Liam McDaid taking part in in James Porter who’s cutback discovered Niall Breslin on the sting of the field however his effort was properly saved by Glengad keeper, Patrick McLaughlin.Cockhill’s early stress lastly paid off after 20 minutes when Sean Bradley arrange Shayne Gallagher who curled an incredible effort in to the highest nook from twenty yards out leaving Patrick McLaughlin no probability. Caolan Moore was subsequent to strive his luck from distance seeing his twenty 5 yard effort clip the highest of the bar.  It was nearly two nil moments later. Caolan Moore performed an incredible defence splitting go however Patrick McLaughlin denied Niall Breslin with an incredible shut vary save. Glengad made Cockhill pay for these missed possibilities early within the second half and levelled the match up. The Cockhill defence have been caught napping when a protracted free evaded everybody however Glengad’s PJ McDaid drifted off his marker to sneak the ball in on the again publish. That objective appeared to waken Cockhill up and after a interval of stress they restored their lead when a Caolan Moore nook was poked house on the close to publish by Ciaran McNulty for his first objective in senior soccer. Glengad nearly equalised once more, catching Cockhill in possession they rattled the publish with a high quality strike from Caolan McColgan. Cockhill responded instantly and broke away with Joe Lavery doing properly down the left, beating a person earlier than slicing inside and was unfortunate to see his objective sure effort deflected extensive for a nook. Cockhill added a 3rd late on to seal the factors when James Porter performed Niall Breslin by means of on objective who fired an incredible shot from simply contained in the field throughout the objective and into the far nook to ensure of a tough fought three factors.


Cockhill Colts 9

Carrowmena 1

The assembly of third and fourth proved to be a really one sided aaffair with the house aspect operating riot. They opened the scoring on 7 minutes after Kieran McLaughlin tapped in a Gavin Doherty cross on the again publish. Halfway by means of the half they have been awarded a penalty for handball which Gerry Gill transformed previous Michael Noone. Earlier than the interval Gavin Doherty superior on the left and unleashed a robust low effort previous Noone to depart Cockhill three nil forward on the break. McLaughlin added his second minutes after the break earlier than Joe Doherty transformed a Mark Gillespie cross from twelve yards to make it 5 nil. Gill and Sean Craig  each transformed with efforts from the sting of the world to make it seven nil. Carrowmena stored plugging away and acquired a comfort on 78 minutes when Brian Houten volleyed house from a nook previous Graeme Doherty. However one other Gill penalty and a second from Craig made the ultimate rating 9 one.


QPS Youth 3

Illies Res 1

The house aspect had a gilt edged probability within the fifth minute after Tommy McConalogue was upended within the space however Dean Hegartys spot kick was fantastically saved by Conor Doherty. The guests then opened the scoring halfway by means of the half when Shane Devlin fired an outstanding twenty yards effort previous Jamie McColgan to the highest nook. Illies have been on prime at this stage with Nathan McLaughlin and Martin Coyle linking properly and inflicting the house defence issues. However the level acquired again on phrases on 31 minutes after a properly labored free kick was completed from 5 yards by Brian McColgan. They then took the lead earlier than the interval after Oisin Burke fed Hegarty excessive and he raced clear to drill low previous Doherty. The second half was a scrappy affair with defences on prime and few possibilities created at both finish. However the Level sealed the three factors after Hegarty noticed Doherty off his line and fantastically chipped the stranded keeper from thirty yards.


Sea Rovers 2

Aileach Youths 1

The house aspect  took 20 minutes earlier than they created the  first opening got here  and it began with the Rovers keeper with a ball to Conor Mc Closkey who ran on the Aileach defence and arrange Daniel Gallagher who shot low previous the Aileach keeper Dylan Clarke to place the house aspect forward. Rovers maintained possession for the very best half however objective scoring possibilities have been few till simply earlier than the interval after a high quality ball from Liam Gallagher discovered Andrew Gallagher  who completed properly to place the house aspect two targets forward. The house aspect began properly within the second half and a high quality shot from Andrew Gallagher was properly saved by Dylan Clarke. Aileach got here extra into it and gained a free kick outdoors the field with Daithi Grant despatching the free kick low into the underside nook to deliver the guests proper again in it. With each defences on prime type both aspect discovered it onerous to interrupt by means of. Liam Gallagher arrange Rovers’ John Doherty with a high quality ball solely to see his shot go inches extensive of the publish and  Conor Mc Closkey seen his effort minutes later go over the bar. The house workforce held on properly till the fulltime whistle to assert all three factors.


Redcastle Res 5

Moville Res 4

This native derby noticed Redcastle go one up after 5 minutes when a cross  from the left by Stephen Grant was slotted house by  Darren Harkin from six yards. Moville’s first probability probability got here when a shot from twenty yards from Marcus Rule was properly saved by Oisin Quigley. The house aspect went two up after a nook from Mark Farren was hammered  house by Gary Kelly  from ten yards  within the fifteenth  minute. It  acquired higher for the house aspect then once they added a 3rd  midwaythrough the half  when a shot from Oisin Sweeney was properly saved by Ryan Coyle however the rebound was headed  house by Gary Kelly. Moville responded and acquired again within the sport after a Danny Murphy  cross from the left was put low in to  the online by Marcus  Rule. However Redcastle added a fourth objective on the stroke of half-time when a nook from Mark Farren was headed previous his personal keeper by an unlucky defender. Moville began the second half properly and acquired their second when a ball excessive from Martin McGonagle despatched Murphy by means of and he lobbed Quigley  from twenty yards. The guests have been on prime at this stage and lowered the deficit to the minimal after a combination up within the Redcastle defence noticed the ball falling  to Marcus Rule who made no mistake scoring excessive  into the online from fifteen yards. However Redcastle rallied and scored fifth within the 73rd minute   when after nice work from Shay Sweeney down the left he squared the ball again to Lennie Mc Laughlin who made no mistake scoring  low into the online from ten yards. However the guests wouldn’t go away and once more acquired again within the sport  once more when Murphy was put by means of once more with a go from  John McGeady and he fired low into the online from 20 yards Moville  pushed onerous for an equaliser however Redcastle held on.

Inishowen League – all this week’s outcomes and stories was final modified: November twelfth, 2023 by Workers Author