Thursday, 2 April 2015

Soccer Round-up

Draw for Ballinasloe

Ballinasloe Town 1 Kilkerrin United 1

Second placed Ballinasloe Town were held to a 1–1 draw at home to bottom side Kilkerrin United on Thursday evening. Henry Loughnane headed a fine goal for the home side ten minutes into the second half, but with five minutes left to play Brian Geraghty headed an equaliser for Kilkerrin United

Moore United 3 Ballymoe FC 0

Moore United eased their relegation worries by beating Ballymoe FC 3-0 in Moore. Enda Barrett won a penalty and Paul Kelly scored from the spot after five minutes of play. Christiana broke clear to make it 2-0 after thirty minutes of play and John White completed the scoring just before half time.

Kilkerrin United 2 Glen Celtic 2

Glen Celtic drew 2-2 with Kilkerrin United in Kilkerrin on Sunday. Aiden Kitt gave Kilkerrin an early lead. Thomas Curtin and Cathal Dowd made it 2-1 in favour of the Glenamaddy side before Aiden Kitt got an equaliser for Kilkerrin United.


Skyvalley Rovers 1 Abbey United 4

Skyvalley Rovers were beaten 4-1 at home by the Sligo Leitrim Champions Abbey United in the fourth round of the Umbro-sponsored Connacht Cup. Clive Simmons and Glen Shannon gave Abbey a 2-0 lead midway through the first half. Sean Fahy pulled a goal back for Skyvalley Rovers after Conor Duignan won a penalty kick with forty minutes played. The Abbey keeper pulled off a string of saves to deny Skyvalley Rovers an equaliser. Christopher Kelly and Andrew McLoughlin added two more for the Sligo Super league side before the end.


Rahara Rovers 1 St John’s Athletic 1

St. John’s Athletic edged closer to winning this division when they drew 1-1 against neighbours Rahara Rovers in Rahara. John Devine gave St. John’s athletic a 1-0 lead after sixty five minutes of play and Kevin Cassidy scored an equaliser in the dying seconds of the game for Rahara.

Lough Harps 1 Ahascragh United 3

Ahascragh United beat bottom side Lough Harps 3-1 in Ballinlough. The home side went into an early lead before Frankie Devine scored two goals for Ahascragh United. David Leonard added a third for the winners.


Loughglynn United 3 Roscommon Town 0

Leaders Loughglynn United march on and stay three clear of second place Lisnamult Celtic after a 3-0 win over Roscommon Town at Loughglynn. Mark O’Brien scored a hat trick for the home side. 


Ballymoe 0 Moore United B 4

League leaders Moore Utd. continue to lead this division after beating Ballymoe 4-0 in Ballymoe. With Cathal Óg Sullivan the man of the match, Enda Kenny, Kevin Kenny, Eamon Naughton and Paul Dunning scored for Moore United.

Cam Celtic B 1 Rahara Rovers B 3

Second place Rahara are now just two points behind Moore United after beating Cam Celtic 3-1 in Brideswell. Niall Daly, Ross Shannon and Gerry Lohan scored for Rahara Rovers and Benny Morris replied with a stunning strike for Cam Celtic.

KC Celtic 1 Castlerea Celtic B 1

Castlerea Celtic drew 1-1 with KC Celtic at Cloonfad. Garry McLoughlin gave the Kilconnell side a 1-0 lead before Garreth McElhone won a point for Castlerea Celtic.