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Results

Club1st Half2nd HalfGoalsOutcome
QPS0Loss
Buncrana Hearts2Win

Stephen Mc Hugh gives Buncrana the lead, Adam Duffy add's a second

Report

The home side had the first chance when Caolan Dohery’s corner to the back post was headed wide by Paul Grant when well placed, Buncrana replied with Alan Friel’s half volley justwide, the Swift’s Caolan Doherty brought a fine save fron Buncrana’s keeper Eoghan Doherty on 15 min,  then \buncrana’s Donal Doherty failed to connect with John O’ Loughlin’s free from the left, and Decky Fullerton’s curling 20 yard shot was just off target, Buncrana took the lead on 26 min after a good period of pressure Robbie Fullerton’s ball in from the left for Stephen Mc Hugh to tap in from 6 yards, the home side responded and Chris O’ Donnell picked out Joe Mc Kinney but he shot over when well placed, then Chris Monteith had an effort from 20 yards held by O’ Doherty in the visitors net, then it was the turn of Caolan Doherty to fire over for the home side, and Joe Mc Kinney pounced on a mistake in the Buncrana defence but the keeper saved well, Buncrana had a good chance at the start of the second half but Mc Hugh dragged his shot wide, the home side had opportunities to equalise firstly Doherty held of two defenders but shot wide, then Raymond Buchanan shot wide when well placed, Buncrana then missed a great chance Fullerton’s corner found Alan Friel he heads back across box to Donal O’ Doherty who blazes over from 6 yards, and they spurned another good chance moments a poor throw in back to the home keeper was intercepted and pulled back to Kieran Mc Daid who shot wide with just keeper to beat, Buncrana increased their lead on 64 min when Mc Hugh and Alan Friel combined to set uo Adam Duffy to knock the ball in at the far post from eight yards, QPS’s Monteith had a header saved from a Buchanan cross on 84 min Alan Friel broke on the right and set up Fullerton who brought a fine save from Oisin Burke in the home net.

Details

Date Time League Season
04/09/2016 10:48 am Jackie Crossan Premier Division 2016/17

Ground

School Field, Muff
School Field, Muff

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Underage Elite Football cancelled due to Government guidance

 

The Football Association of Ireland is disappointed to inform its players, coaches, parents/guardians, volunteers and supporters that the return of all underage National League matches for boys and girls from Under-13 to Under-19 level, beginning this weekend, has been cancelled on the guidance of Government.
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Postponement of Football

Due to Government restrictions All football in Inishowen will cease for a three week period 

Cessation of Grassroots and Underage
football matches in Donegal
Following the introduction of Level 3 COVID-19 restrictions in Donegal, the Football Association of Ireland announces the cessation from midnight tonight of all Adult Amateur and Underage football matches in Donegal with the exception of elite football – namely the SSE Airtricity League and all five underage National Leagues.
Furthermore, any coach or player resident in Donegal but involved with an Adult Amateur or non-elite Underage club outside of the county is not permitted to travel outside Donegal for any football activity. Likewise, coaches or players resident outside of Donegal are not permitted to travel to Donegal for any non-elite football activity.
Adult amateur and non-elite Underage clubs in Donegal can continue to train under non-contact conditions as per the Government Guidelines outlined in the ‘Resilience and Recovery 2020-2021 – Plan for Living with COVID-19’ programme and in conjunction with the updated FAI Safer Return to Training Protocol.
The FAI will continue to monitor Government guidelines for Donegal and will update this cessation order as required.

Match Reports Sunday 20th September

Jackie Crossan Premier Division   

Grant hat trick the highlight for the visitors

Moville Celtic                     1

Illies Celtic                          5

After a tight and quiet opening period the home side took the lead on 22 minutes after a long ball from Emmet McCauley found Michael McNaught wh advanced and squared for Marc Bell to blast home in off the underside of the bar.

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