Shelbourne’s U19’s had a fine 3 – 2 win over the Leinster FA in snowy AUL tonight.
Manager Martin Murray usedthe gameas an opportunity to rest his senior players and to bring Andrew Ward back from injury and new signings Glen Carragher and Aaron Ralph starting and getting game time into the legs.
Several Shelbourne players -Dylan Grimes and Eric Donnelly from Martin’s squad and Fiontan Devlin, Jordan Connell and Jamie Lennon from Martin Kinsella’s U17s – played for the Leinster Squad.
Goals from Aaron Ralph (20′), George Mukete (22′) and Arron Robinson (73′) were the goalscorers for Shelbourne
Martin also gave debuts for some more of our Young U16’s with Matthew Rowden, Conor Lynan, Cormack Gavin and Aidan Keena playing the last 20 minutes.
Shelbourne Team: Dylan Sweeney (Matthew Rowden 70′), Cian Kennedy (Conor Lynan 75′) Andrew Ward (Gavin Kearney 70′), Gavin Kearney (Conor Keeley 45′), Luke Doyle, Glen Carragher, Aaron Robinson (Capt), Aaron Ralph (Cormack Gavin 75′), Ronan O’Flynn, George Mukete (Aidan Keena 70′), and Ahu Obhakhan.
Management: Martin Murray, Ger Ralph, Anto Kennedy and Gary Matthews O’Toole.
Next up is Saturday’s League vs Letterkenny Rovers at Stella Maris with 2.00pm Ko.