Midweek Local Cup action
U13 Local Cup Ringmahon 1 – College Corinthians 2
A match that started very brightly for a committed Corinthians team. The tone being set by Adam Idah whose shot past the keeper being cleared off the line by a Ringmahon defender after 3 minutes. Just 2 minutes later Leo Barron played a lovely through ball to Ricardo Dinanga who finished it to the corner of the net.
Corinthians continued to press with a number of chances falling their way but they were unfortunate not to convert any of them. The forward line where linking well throughout with Adam Idah a constant threat. Following another good passage of play, Adam set Ricardo free who with a low shot found the bottom of the net.
Ringmahon started strongly in the 2nd half and scored a fortunate goal when a high shot beat Richard Lombard. Ringmahon where coming more into the game but Corinthians dug in and started to take control in midfield. A lovely pass set Adam Idah free on the halfway line, Adam powered forward beating 2 defenders and was unlucky to see his shot just go over the bar.
Corinthians finished strongly with the subs added extra energy in midfield when it was needed. The team were never really under threat after that and had a few more chances which were unlucky not to go in.
Team: R.Lombard, S.Dunlea, L.Edwards, J.McFall, S.Philpott, C.Murphy, F.Molloy(M.Hill 45), J.Holden(D.Fox 45), A.Idah, R.Dinanga(K.McGowan 40), L.Barron. Subs: D.Murphy, O.O’Keeffe