Shelbourne LFC Lose Cup Final On Penalties

Shelbourne Ladies 2-2 Wexford Youths W (aet)

Wexford won 4-2 on penalties

Wexford Youths earned a first Women’s FAI Cup final success on Sunday afternoon at the Aviva Stadium when they came from behind to defeat Shelbourne Ladies on penalties.


Full story from Aaron Clarke/ , including pictures from Tom Beary, Peter Fitzpatrick and Eoin Smith – together with after-match interviewsHERE

Shelbourne Ladies:Niamh Reid Burke (GK): Keeva Keenan, Niamh Walsh, Pearl Slattery, Shauna Newman: Siobhan Killeen (Dearbhaile Beirne 85), Rachel Graham (Lauren Dwyer 68), Jamie Finn, Grace Murray (Sarah Rowe 59), Rebecca Creagh: Noelle Murray

Subs Not Used:Amanda McQuillan (GK), Fiona Donnelly, Avril Brierley, Sinead Taylor

Booked:N.Murray (87)

Wexford Youths:Mary Rose Kelly (Tamara Furlong 32): Nicola Sinnott, Ruth Fahey, Edel Kennedy, Ciara Rossiter: Linda Douglas (Maria Delahunty 61), Kylie Murphy, Emma Hansberry, Aisling Frawley (Rianna Jarrett 77): Carol Breen, Claire O’Riordan

Subs Not Used:Orlaith Conlon, Jessica Gleeson, Becky Cassin, Rachel Hutchinson


Referee:Paula Brady

Attendance:1,000 (estimate)

Extratime Player of the Match:Keeva Keenan (Shelbourne Ladies)

[Article picture with thanks to Maurice Frazer ]

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