Search

07 Dec 2021

13 man Milltown squeeze past Naomh Eoin

Kildare junior champions pushed all the way

13 man Milltown squeeze past Naomh Eoin

Milltown's Colin O'Shea picked up a black card against Naomh Eoin

Milltown can breath a huge sigh of relief after squeezing past Noamh Eoin of Carlow to book a place in the Leinster Junior Club FC at Hawkfield this afternoon.

It was a very wasteful Milltown side who led at the break by just one point, 1-3 to 1-2, the goal coming from Robert Scully.

However in an action packed second half that saw the Kildare side pick up two reds, Alan Dignam and Cian Buckley, while team captain Colin O'Shea was shown black as the Carlow side hit back to level the game late on.

It was a late free from Ronan O'Shea that finally settled this game, Milltown winning on a final score line of Milltown 1-8 Naomh Eoin 1-7.

Scorers: Milltown, Robert Scully 1-1, Ronan O'Shea 0-3 (1 free), Alan Dignam 0-2 (2 frees), Morgan Owens 0-1, Eoghan O'Toole 0-1.

Naomh Eoin: Anthony Hogan 1-0, Donal Smithers 0-3 (3 frees),  Cillian McCabe 0-2, Dwain Kavanagh 0-1, Conor Foley 0-1.

To continue reading this article for FREE,
please kindly register and/or log in.


Registration is absolutely 100% FREE and will help us personalise your experience on our sites. You can also sign up to our carefully curated newsletter(s) to keep up to date with your latest local news!

Register / Login

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.