Bohemians match report 8.2.2019

Bray Wanderers 0 Bohemian FC 2

Carlisle Grounds, Friendly, 8 February 2019

Luke Wade Slater had the first shot on goal after ten minutes, firing over the Bray crossbar. Bray came into the game more and Paul Keegan’s drive was deflected away for a corner on 23 minutes. The visitors took the lead on 33 minutes. Darragh Leahy’s cross from the left was headed in at the back post by Wade Slater.

Wanderers had a great chance to equalise on 42 minutes. Jake Ellis did well on the edge of the area and fed Luke Nolan on the right but the full back blazed his shot over the bar.

Wanderers did well at the start of the second half with plenty of possession. Ex-Wanderer Keith Buckley saw yellow for a dangerous tackle on Heany on 66 minutes. A minute later, Jake Ellis fired a shot from outside the area that Talbot saved easily. The visitors wrapped up the win on 86 minutes. Following a good piece of possession Keith Ward scored low past Sava,

In the final minute McGlade fed in Maher down the right wing but his cross was intercepted by Talbot.

Bray Wanderers: 16 Adam Hayden, 22 Luke Nolan, 4 Killian Cantwell, 5 Sean Heaney, 3 Dylan Barnett, 26 Paul Keegan, 17 Luka Lovic, 14 Jake Ellis, 7 Brandon McCann (T), 10 Dylan McGlade 9 Joe Doyle.

Subs: 1 Gabriel Sava (for Hayden 65), 2 Hugh Douglas, 12 Andrew McGovern, 24 Richard Purdy, 19 cian Maher (for Ellis 72), 23 Cian Walsh (for Lovic 85), Jamie Crilly (for McCann 77), 21 Conor Behan (for Cantwell 85).

Bohemians: 1 James Talbot, 2 Derek Pender, 3 Darragh Leahy, 5 Rob Cornwall, 9 Dinny Corcorcan, 10 Keith Ward, 11 Kevin Devaney, 14 Conor Levingston, 16 Keith Buckley, 18 James Finnerty, Luke Wade Slater. Subs: 25 Sean Bohan (gk), 29 Dylan Thornton, 30 Brandon Bermingham (for Slater 82), 26 Peter Adigun (for Leahy h/t)

T= Trialist

Match Report: Michael Duffy