Students reach the Enda McGuill Cup Final – Reaction from both sides

UCD crest

UCD have reached the final of the Under 19 Enda McGuill Cup after a 3-0 win over Sligo Rovers at the Showgrounds. The students began the game in quick fashion and took the lead on twelve minutes through a Ben Hanrahan header.  Continue reading “Students reach the Enda McGuill Cup Final – Reaction from both sides”

“Our finishing was toothless” says UCD boss O’Neill

Wexford v UCD match action
Action from Wexford FC v UCD

UCD and Wexford played out a scoreless draw in Ferrycarrig Park on Friday evening, and as much as it was frustrating for UCD boss Collie O’Neill, he couldn’t fault his players effort on the night.  Continue reading ““Our finishing was toothless” says UCD boss O’Neill”

UCD back in the title race after beating Waterford

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Belfield Bowl

By Aaron Clarke (@Aaron_c91)

A brace from Jason McClelland and a Greg Sloggett penalty ensured UCD AFC closed the gap to league leaders Waterford FC to four points after the Students ran out 3-2 victors in a five goal thriller at the Belfield Bowl on Friday evening. Continue reading “UCD back in the title race after beating Waterford”

Shelbourne take all three points against the students 

Shelbourne v UCD
Shelbourne victorious
By Aaron Clarke (@Aaron_c91)

Second-half goals from James English and a late Alan Byrne strike ensured Shelbourne ended a run of three games without victory as Owen Heary’s side were forced to battle back from a goal down to defeat UCD 2-1 at the Bowl on Friday evening. Continue reading “Shelbourne take all three points against the students “

O’Neill happy to keep the pressure on Waterford and Cobh

UCD rebounded after last week’s defeat to Cobh Ramblers to beat Athlone Town 2-0 at the Athlone Town Stadium. Second half goals from 19 year-old Josh Collins, his first for the club, and Georgie Kelly gave Collie O’Neill’s men all three points. Continue reading “O’Neill happy to keep the pressure on Waterford and Cobh”

Cobh take the points in their battle with UCD

By Aaron Clarke (@Aaron_c91)

A late Matthew Whelan strike was all that separated the sides at the UCD Bowl on Friday evening as Cobh Ramblers recorded a third consecutive victory against the Students to leapfrog them into second place in the SSE Airtricity League First Division table. Continue reading “Cobh take the points in their battle with UCD”