SJ.B under 15s advance to semi final

SJ.B Academy u15 2 Wexford FC u15 1

Under 15 National League Quarter Final, Carlisle Grounds, 12 November 2017

The SJ.B Academy under 15s came from behind to snatch a last minute victory in this League quarter final. Wexford took the lead after 19 minutes. Brody Murphy played in James Dowling who fired into the top right-hand corner. The visitors had a chance to double their lead when they were awarded a penalty. Darragh Levington’s spot kick was saved by Sean Coffey.

Festy Ebsole equalized for the home side early in the second half after Wexford keeper Cian Browne was unable to keep out his shot. In the 80th minute, as extra time loomed, Precious Omochere fired home the winner.

SJ.B Academy uU15 team: Sean Coffey, Callum Perry, James Furlong, Alex Rafferty, Cian Kelly, Toby Owens, Roland Idowu, Ross Molloy, Festy Ebosele. Aaron Rice, Precious Omochere, Subs (rolling): Steven Sweeney, Panit O’Keeffe Destiny Idele, Alan Leonard, Cillian McDonald, Andrew Mulvey-Mescall, Enda Minigue (gk).

The under 15s are away to St. Patrick’s Athletic on Sunday, 19th November, in the semi-final. Kick off at Richmond Park is 2.00pm.

The winners of that semi-final will be away in the final to either Athlone Town or Finn Harps the following week.

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