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A great display - Isladeady v Shrule/Glencorrib 2019-09-26 11:58:00

A great display

Islandeady’s Intermediate team produced a great display of teamwork and good football to overcome Shrule/Glencorrib in Páirc Naomh Muire, Tuar Mhic Éadaí. It was an important game for Islandeady and the good result means that they will play in the Intemediate grade again next year. Beset with injuries throughout the year, the Islandeady team put it all behind them and showed grit and determination to lead by 1-5 at half time. Shrule/Glencorrib came out of the blocks at speed at the beginning of the second half, but Islandeady held firm and prevented any great inroads on their lead. Paul Ruane gave a Man of the Match display and Cormac Gordon was excellent, his form returning to normal after a long period of absence due to injury. Darragh O’ Malley was strong and effective, Martin Gallagher had a superb game, Seamie Lally gave his all, Brendan Gibbons played a captain’s part in leading his team. Tomás Gibbons stormed up the field from the back line to score a memorable goal. Darragh Joyce scored 4 points, Cormac Gordon scored 0-2, Peter Gordon scored 0-2, while Liam Loyce and Seamie Lally added a point each. Martin Feeney was solid in goal, making a great save, Diarmuid Gibbons was key in some great passing movements, Peter Collins caught most of the high balls in centrefield, Paul Corcoran was very effective all over the field. Niall Walsh, David O’ Donnell and Pat Carolan all produced fine displays, delighting their many supporters. The final score was Shrule/Glencorrib 0-6, Islandeady 1-12.


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Martin Feeney