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Junior (A) Footballers Record Comfortable League Win Over St.Vincents.

posted 19 Apr 2015, 07:49 by Willie Horgan
         The Brian Dillons Junior (A) Footballers made it four wins from five games played in this years City Division Junior (1) Football League, when they recorded a comfortable, 1-17 to 1-5,victory over St.Vincents, out in Pairc Diolunaigh on Sunday morning, 19th April, 2015. Following their opening round defeat to Passage, when they were missing quite a number of players, they have bounced back with four wins on the trot, over Nemo Rangers, Rathpeacon, St.M ichaels and ,now, St.Vincents.
         This latest victory was achieved with considerable ease and, even though missing a few prominent players, the side on duty performed admirably all through.  Chris Daly has put together a formidable squad ,that seems to be coming into form as the Championship opener looms. Playing against the stiff breeze ,in the opening half, Brian Dillons still managed to go in ,at half-time, leading by 1-7 to 1-3. The second half saw Brian Dillons in complete control and, with some impressive points, winning comfortably in the end. Scorers for Brian Dillons were;  John Horgan, 1-6 (0-4 frees); Shane Maher,0-2; Darragh Rodgers,0-2; Gavin Walsh,0-2; Dave Coughlan,0-2;  Danny Murphy, Niall Fahy and Mark Buckley ,0-1 each.  The Brian Dillons team lined out as follows; James Kirby; Andrew Murphy; Edmund Hussey; Eoin Hennessy; Michael Noonan; Danny Murphy; Niall Fahy;; Darragh Brosnan; Darren McGrath; Shane Maher;  Darragh Rodgers; Gavin Walsh; Mark Buckley; John Horgan; and Dave Coughlan;  Subs; James Murphy for Darren McGrath (inj 15 mins.);  Chris Daly for Niall Fahy (inj. 50 mins.).