Listed here are the entire match studies and outcomes from this week’s Inishowen League soccer motion.
Inishowen Soccer League Experiences eleventh February
FAI Junior Cup
Cockhill Celtic 4
Cockhill Celtic superior to the quarter finals of the FAI Junior Cup with a tremendous 4 nil win over a gallant Maree/Oranmore facet this afternoon. Cockhill made a dream begin, opening the scoring after 98 seconds when Corey McBride headed house from shut vary after Luke Rudden’s effort was adjudged to have been cleared off the road.Enjoying with the wind, Maree/Oranmore settled and created some good conditions with out having any clear lower probabilities. The closest they got here to an equaliser was a Colm Whelan free kick which Harry Doherty tipped over. Halfway by means of the half a Lee McLaughlin move was deflected into Garbhan Friel’s path however his highly effective shot was turned across the submit by Max Hawksley. Cockhill doubled their lead on the stroke of half time when an Adam McLaughlin free kick from the left of the D was parried by Hawksley however Luke Rudden was available to complete. The second half was dominated by Cockhill and an early second half objective from Peter Doherty settled the tie when Brendan McLaughlin’s pinpoint free kick from the fitting was headed house on the again submit. Substitute Jack Mullan accomplished the scoring late on when a velvet contact managed a Brendan McLaughlin crossfield move and he slotted house to make it 4 nil leaving Cockhill wanting ahead to the quarter last draw.
Peake Villa 0
Buncrana Hearts 3
The Hearts began this sport very effectively and on 5 minutes a Calvin Gallagher cross from the left deceived keeper Maguire who recovered brilliantly to tip the ball over the bar. One other Gallagher free was flicked on by Kevin O’Loughlin for Eoin Murphy whose objective certain effort was once more brilliantly saved by Maguire. On 27 minutes Murphy drew one other good save from the house custodian. The house facet then got here into the sport with Quinlan seeing an effort blocked by the defence. They took the lead within the thirty seventh minute after a nook was cleared so far as Quinlan on the left and his cross cum shot by means of a crowd of gamers nestled within the backside nook giving Taylor Clarke no likelihood. On the stroke of half time they virtually doubled their lead when Carroll’s twenty 5 yards free kick smashed off the angle of the submit and bar. As within the first half Buncrana started effectively on the resumption with Shaunie Bradley swivelling inside the world however seeing his effort flash huge earlier than Matthew Brown noticed an effort deflected behind. A harmful Adam Curran cross was then sliced over his personal bar by a defender. The house facet responded with Clarke saving a Maguire header earlier than they added a second within the seventieth minute. Following a nook Carroll flicked an outstanding header throughout objective to the far nook.With the guests pushing to get again into the sport Loughnane ghosted previous two defenders and slipped the ball previous Clarke. Buncrana have been denied a comfort when O’Loughlin’s effort was fantastically saved by Maguire.
Jackie Crossan Premier Division
Carn FC 2
Glengad United 1
It was the guests who began this sport effectively however they did not create any clear lower probabilities. Carn got here extra into the sport and halfway by means of the half Liam McWeeney threaded a ball by means of to Kyran Cantwell however Seamus Houghton superior to smother. On 33 minutes after a nook the ball fell to Cian Burke to fit previous Houghton and provides the house facet the lead. The house facet began the second half effectively however have been reliant on set items they usually elevated their lead from a set piece on 70 minutes. McWeeneys free kick supply was flicked house by Cantwell from ten yards.Glengad pushed laborious within the closing levels and obtained a comfort in damage time after Terence Doherty rounded the keeper and pulled the ball again for Conor O’Neill to fit house however time ran out.
Greencastle FC 3
Clonmany Shamrocks 2
The house facet took the lead within the eighth minute after a Shea Mclaughlin ball excessive discovered Nigel McMonagle who drilled an outstanding half volley low to the nook previous Kieran Friel. Clonmany replied and have been unfortunate when a Matthew Brennan free kick crashed off the bar to Jason Devlin who headed over. On the different finish Nathan Harkin was narrowly off track with a shot from the sting of the world. Clonmany had spell then and Jamie Coyle had one effort blocked earlier than seeing one other fly over the bar earlier than Brennan had one other free saved by William O’Carroll. Greencastle then broke and McMonagle raced onto Shea Mclaughlin’s move however fired simply previous the submit. The final likelihood of the half fell to Clonmany with a speculative thirty yards Jake Harkin effort simply clearing the bar. Within the early exchanges of the second half there have been probabilities at each finish with Coyle firing huge for the guests and Harkin denied by the legs of Friel. The house facet doubled their lead on 55 minutes then after Harkin discovered Shea McLaughlin who completed fantastically on the again submit. However Clonmany rallied and obtained a objective again when Devlins cross was managed by Alex McFadden earlier than he slotted previous O’Carroll. Devlin then had a terrific likelihood to get his facet on phrases however he fired over the bar from twelve yards. Greencastle made then pay for this let off with McMonagle changing a penalty after he had been upended. Clonmany stored urgent and once more lowered the deficit after Jake Harkin broke clear and slotted low previous the advancing O’Carroll. McMonagle fired over and substitute Odhran Kennedy was denied by Friel whereas on the different finish Shane McCaul broke clear in a one on one however dragged his effort huge.
Strand Resort First Division
Rashenny FC 1
Cockhill Youths 0
Rashenny obtained off to the right begin within the eighth minute after Gareth McKeever pressurised Cockhill keeper Eoin Colhoun and the ball ran unfastened for Cormac Dillon to fit house. Cockhill got here extra into the sport then and halfway by means of the half following a nook Ryan McDaid blazed over he bar. Earlier than the break that they had one other likelihood after Conor McDaid flicked on a nook to Ryan Downey whose header drew an outstanding save from Gavin McLaughlin. Rashenny began effectively within the second half and a Dillon cross discovered Shane Cregan who fired over the bar. David Mclaughlin broke away from the Cockhill defence however was denied by an outstanding Ryan Downey deal with earlier than the identical participant hooked huge from shut vary. Cockhill responded and Liam Bradley went shut with a shot which cleared the crossbar. Rashenny had the ultimate likelihood after a looping header from substitute John Mclaughlin drew an outstanding save from Colhoun.
Greencastle Youths 2
Clonmany Res 3
After three minutes Greencastles Evan Davenport had a shot effectively saved by the Clonmany keeper. However they took the lead within the sixth minute after Ben Doherty transformed a penalty. Clonmany had alternative from a free kick however the cross was headed huge. Greencastle had one other good likelihood on 25 minutes after Evan Davenport went by means of on objective however he dragged his effort huge. On the different finish Ethan Devlin had a shot saved and compelled a nook which was cleared by the defence.. Christopher Diver made it two nil to Greencastle on the half hour with a beautiful lobbed effort over the Clonmany keeper Killian McCarron. On 40 minutes Evan Davenport had one other nice likelihood however fired simply over the crossbar. Clonmany’s Jake O Donnell obtained them again within the sport simply earlier than half time with a again submit end. After a gradual begin to the second with each groups having some half probabilities. Clonmany’s Jake O Donnell obtained their equaliser from the penalty spot after Jamie Coyle had conceded a foul within the field. Jake O Donnell accomplished his hatrick just a few moments later when the ball bounced by means of a bunch of individuals and he ran by means of to complete calmly. Greencastle’s practically obtained an equaliser on the loss of life however Conor Gillen was unfortunate to see his shot go over the bar.
Buncrana Res 0
Aileach Res 4
Aileach Youth arrived at Citadel Park with distinct intentions of wining this match at it confirmed within the first ten minutes with Aileach enjoying some glorious passing soccer. However it was Buncrana who had the primary likelihood when Jack Gill obtained on the top of a move from Eoin McNamee however he might solely shoot huge of the Aileach objective.It was a really even affair with each groups having good possession however on 14 minutes Aileach’s Josh Boyle obtained on the top of a unfastened ball simply exterior the Hearts field and drove low it into Sean Daley’s web.The remainder of the primary half was a lot the identical with each staff’s working laborious to maintain possession. Buncrana began the second half wanting like a special staff letting in two objective within the first 4 minutes the primary for Stephen Doherty who pounced on a defensive error swivelled on the spot and shot excessive into the highest nook giving Daley no likelihood. The following objective was conceded two minutes later later when the Hearts conceded a 3rd to the identical Stephen Doherty from one other defensive error. Aileach stored urgent and have been awarded a penalty however Doherty was denied his hat trick after an impressive save from Daley. Aileach wrapped up the factors on 78 minutes after Stephen O’Donnell rose highest to go house following a nook.
Carn Res 2
In an entertaining encounter the guests took an early lead after Mark Scott raced onto a by means of ball and slotted low previous Conor O’Neill within the house objective.The house sides greatest try got here earlier than the break after Kevin Kelly fired narrowly huge. The house facet started the second interval effectively and on 53 minutes equalised when Ross Nicholas fired a twenty 5 yards free previous Kyle Harkin. Halfway by means of the half Carn regained the lead when Dayton Cooke break up the house defence for Scott to race clear and slot house. However once more the Level rallied and levelled for the second time when Seamus McFadden completed effectively from shut vary. On the stroke of full time the house facet have been awarded a penalty however Josh McLaughlin’s effort from the spot was saved by Kyle Harkin just for Aaron Scott to slam the unfastened ball house and declare the factors.
Redcastle United 4
Culdaff FC 2
The guests obtained off to a dream begin within the third minute when Brendan McLaughlin raced onto a by means of ball and fired previous Michael McCole. However the league leaders responded effectively and equalised on 10 minutes with Lee Barr heading previous Patrick McLaughlin from a Shaun Curran nook. Halfway by means of the half the house facet went shut after an Eamon Donnelly effort as tipped over the bar by Mclaughlin. However the guests regained the lead on 33 minutes after Ben Curley fed Brendan McLaughlin in an analogous transfer to the primary objective and McLaughlin drilled low previous McCole. Redcastle once more responded and equalised earlier than the break when after a brief nook Curran crossed for Darragh McConway to go house. Culdaff had the primary likelihood of the second half on 55 minutes when Brendan McLaughlin fed Jack O’Brien who fired simply over the bar. Halfway although the half Redcastle replied with McConway discovering Mark Farren on the sting of the world however his effort was simply huge of the fitting hand submit. The house facet then took the lead for the fist time within the 72nd minute when Shaun Curran transformed a penalty. They made if 4 two then after Farren beat a defender and slotted low previous McLaughlin. The house facet noticed the rest of the sport out to document a vital victory on the high of the desk.
Inishowen Engineering Division Two A
Aileach Youths 1
Gleneely Colts 2
Aileach and Gleneely served up high quality sport in good circumstances at Lakeside. Aileach dominated the early levels and managed the centre of the sphere with Ryan Wilson and Eddie McNamee controlling the tempo. Towards the run of play Gleneely took the lead on quarter-hour when a slipshod deal with within the field introduced a penalty for the guests. Matthew Doherty stepped as much as ship Dylan Clarke within the house objective the flawed means. Minutes later, Aileach have been again on phrases when a McIntyre by means of ball launched Paul Eyre who was upended by Ciaran Gallagher within the Gleneely objective. Aaron Doherty stepped up and fired the penalty into the fitting nook previous Gallagher. On the half hour, Gallagher carried out heroics when a Paul Eyre cross was met by Darren Bradley and one way or the other Gallagher obtained throughout the objective to make a improbable save, the rebound fell to Aaron Doherty whose goalbound shot was blocked on the road by a Gleneely defender. The second half was a extra even affair with Gleneely gaining much more possession than the primary half. On the hour Wilson launched Aaron Doherty whose first time shot was once more effectively saved by Gallagher. Gleneely have been probing at this stage and a by means of ball launched Doherty however he snatched at his shot and it went previous Clarkes proper hand submit. Gallagher once more carried out heroics with quarter-hour to go when a cross from the left by Andrew Walker discovered Aaron Doherty and once more one way or the other Gallagher appeared from nowhere to dam the shot on the road and as earlier than the comply with up was blocked by a Gleneely defender. Aileach had one other likelihood with 10 minutes to go when a cross was half cleared to Ryan Wilson who sliced his shot huge ten yards. Gleneely obtained what was the winner with 5 minutes to go when Doherty obtained by means of and fired goalwards however Clarke obtained a formidable save right down to his proper however the ball bumped into the trail of Ryan Tabbitt who shot into the unguarded web to offer the guests the spoils.
Cockhill Res 4
Redcastle Res 2
Cockhill began the match effectively racing in to a two objective lead inside the primary 20 minutes. Joe Lavery arrange Ethan O’Toole to fireside house the opener from twelve yards earlier than Shayne Gallagher made it two shortly after when Christy McDaid performed a terrific by means of ball to search out Shayne who rounded the keeper to complete in type. Redcastle responded effectively, making issues very troublesome and placing Cockhill below stress for the remainder of the half. The second half began much like how the primary half ended with the sport getting slowed down in the course of the pitch and play damaged up with lots of stoppages. Regardless of being below stress Cockhill added a 3rd halfway by means of the second half.Tiarnan Moran had a shot blocked and when the ball broke to Ethan O Toole who made no mistake with a tremendous first time end.Redcastle stored coming and pulled one again shortly after with a tremendous header from Gary Kelly. Cockhill prolonged their lead once more minutes after from a fast counter assault Joe Lavery picked out Caolan Moore with a terrific cross and an emphatic first time end from Moore. With minutes remaining Redcastle pulled one other one again in comparable style to their first with Gary Kelly burying a cracking header in to the highest nook however Cockhill noticed the sport out from there for a hard-earned win.
Sea Rovers 2
Culdaff Res 1
Many of the first half was a quiet affair with the very best likelihood coming from Rovers Andrew Gallagher however Culdaffs keeper Oran Douglas obtained down effectively to make the save. Each defences have been stable all through. Final minute of the half Andrew Gallagher put a cross in however Declan McGonagle noticed his shot go inches huge of the submit. The second half began in the identical style however it was Culdaffs Rory McLaughlin who chipped Rovers Keeper Mark Mc Laughlin solely to see it cleared of the road by Tiarnan Stevens. Culdaff then received a penalty after Mathew McLarkey was taken down and Dermot Dover stepped as much as convert the penalty and provides the guests the lead. Rovers received a free kick simply within the Culdaff half, Daniel Gallagher took it and a excessive ball in fell to Andrew Gallagher who shot low previous the keeper to equalise. Rovers stored up the stress and have been rewarded when Ryan Doherty arrange Daniel Gallagher to place the house facet forward within the dying seconds and preserve their title hopes alive.
Cockhill Colts 4
QPS Youth 0
The guests had the primary likelihood of the sport when Brian McColgan headed over following a nook. Cockhill responded and took the lead halfway by means of the half after a Shane Meehan cross fell to Liam O’Donnell who squared for brother Aiden to fit house from eight yards. Meehan then crossed for Liam McCarron who headed over earlier than Aiden O’Donnell had a twenty yards effort saved by Jamie McColgan. Cockhill elevated their lead after ten minutes of the second interval with Martin Donaghey despatching a twenty 5 yards effort low to the nook. This appeared to knock the guests again and Cockhill have been on high with Joe Doherty seeing a header come off the bar. They made it three nil on 67 minutes after a Gavin Doherty cross was sidefooted house by McCarron earlier than McColgan then tipped a Mark Gillespie effort over the bar. The colts added a fourth objective late on after McColgan had parried Dohertys effort however the rebound fell kindly to Joe Doherty to fit house.
Inishowen Engineering Division Two B
Rashenny Rovers 0
Dunree Res 1
The guests opened the scoring within the 14th minute with a Bryce Fullerton free headed house by Neven McGovern. They continued to press and David O’Hagan had a robust effort saved by Roger McGilloway. On the different finish Tyler McEleney created area however noticed his effort effectively gathered by Philip Doherty. Dunree regained management and when Patrick Doherty raced away from the house defence McGilloway superior to avoid wasting effectively at his ft. McGilloway was once more referred to as into motion earlier than the break when he gathered a Fullerton free kick. Rashenny had the primary likelihood of the second half with a Leonardo McGlinchey free punched clear from beneath the bar below stress by Doherty. Dunree replied with O’Hagan breaking away from the house defence however he blazed over the bar. Fullerton then had an effort from Fullerton clawed away by substitute keeper Adam Downey. Dunree substitute Paul Jackson then had two late efforts saved by Downey because the guests collected the factors.
Carrowmena FC 1
Glengad Res 3
After the house facet had made a promising begin to this sport it was the guests who broke the impasse within the eleventh minute. With the Carrowmena defence backing off Jayden McDaid superior and fired to the roof of the online previous the stranded Kevin McLaughlin. Carrowmena responded with Adam Harkin breaking by means of however denied by Zac Conlon within the Glengad objective. An inswinging Pearse Doherty nook was then headed huge on the again submit by Cathal Crumlish earlier than a snapshot from Harkin was turned around the submit by Conlon simply earlier than half time. Carrowmena began the second half effectively with a Samuel Bredin cross discovering Crumlish however he failed to use the end when effectively positioned. Harkin then had a gilt edged likelihood however did not convert. A slick transfer then ended with a Pearse Doherty inswinging nook glanced house by Bredin to get again on phrases. However Glengad regained the lead inside minutes after a John McDaid nook was bundled house in a crowded space by Niall McColgan. Carrowmena upped the tempo with each Crumlish and Harkin off track with efforts. Pushing ahead for an equaliser the house facet have been caught on the break with Conor McGonagle breaking on the left earlier than squaring to PJ McDaid who fired low previous Gerard Gill from twenty yards.
Illies Res 3
Rashenny Res 1
Illies began effectively and each Mickey Grant and Adrian Donaghey-Doherty had efforts saved by Sam Coyle within the guests objective. Rashenny responded with Caylum Lengthy discovering area however capturing straight at Conor Doherty when effectively positioned. Illies broke the impasse on the half hour after Grant break up he guests defence for Donaghy-Doherty to fireside to the roof of the online. However the guests levelled on the stroke of half time after Longs ball throughout discovered Aiden Hirrell who drilled fantastically to the underside nook from the sting of the world. Illies made a vivid begin to the second half with each Shane Devlin and Oran Doherty denied by good saves from Coyle. Then a fast break from the house facet noticed Devlin discover Donaghey-Doherty whose low cross was slotted house by Oran Doherty.Rashenny pressed with Lengthy firing huge from place earlier than James McConalogue header was effectively saved by Conor Doherty. Illies sealed the factors within the last minute after Marty Coyle’s fast throw in was hooked throughout the world by Donaghey- Doherty and Deaglan Bowen headed house.
Inishowen League & FAI Junior Cup – this week’s outcomes and match studies was final modified: February eleventh, 2024 by