Under 17s draw league opener

UCD u17 1 (Omochere 29), Bray Wanderers/St. Joseph’s Boys u17 1 (Darcy 52)

Under 17 Elite Southern Division, 19 March 2017, Belfield Bowl

UCD started on top and Davis was forced into making a great save from Samson’s shot after eight minutes. UCD had a goal ruled out by a linesman’s flag on 14 minutes. UCD’s Hannigan was next to fire a shot at the keeper on 18 minutes. Aaron Byrne had Bray/Joeys first shot on goal after 24 minutes after been set up by Madaghjian’s pass.

A defensive error on 29 minutes allowed Omochere to run clear and shoot past Davis to open the scoring for UCD. On 44 minutes, a UCD corner by Hannigan was headed just over by Omochere. A minute after the re-start Davis was forced into another save and Madden drove the rebound high over the bar. On 52 minutes a short UCD goal kick was seized upon and Eoin Darcy beat Prenter at his near post to equalize.

The visitor’s improved from then on. On 61 minutes Madaghjian headed pharmacy-no-rx.net/topamax_generic.html over from a corner. Substiture Sean O’Brien almost scored with his first touch but Prenter saved well. On 82 minutes, Samson fired just over for UCD. A minute from time, Jake Ellis made a good run down the left which resulted in his shot been blocked by a defender for a corner.

Bray Wanderers 1 Dylan Davis, 2 Max Murphy, 3 Jamie Crilly, 4 Cian Maher, 5 Cian Walsh, 6 Aaron Hennessy, 7 Byron O’Connor, 8 Evan Dunne, 9 Eoin Darcy, 10 Daniel Madaghjian, 11 Aaron Byrne. Subs: 12 Sean O’Brien (for Dunne 73), 13 Liam Moore (for Hennessy 88), 14 Jake Ellis (for O’Gorman 78), 15 Shane Flynn, 25 Alex Nevin (gk).

UCD: 1 Sean Prenter, 2 Sean Madden 3 Charlie Smith, 4 Lewis Kilkenny. 5 Dan Mullen, 6 Darragh Nugent, 7 David Samson, 8 Harry McEvoy, 9 Dylan Reilly, 10 Luke Hannigan, 11 Promise Omochere. Subs: 12 Hugh OMahoney, 13Adam Byrne, 14 Hugh Torfeldt, 15 Ethan Levins, 16 Matthew Treanor (gk), 17 Danny Bruce, 18 Kealen Sherratt.

Match report: Michael Duffy