Tulla United A 1 Rineanna Rovers A 1
Rineanna Rovers took the lead in this premier league tie with a goal from Danny Sweeney. Earlier they had a goal chance but Shane Collins made an excellent save.
Tulla were back on terms before half time thanks to Dara Corry. Both sides created chances in the second half when Tulla substitute goalie Paul Whelan – he replaced the injured Shane Collins – pulled off a great save.
Tulla played the last 20 minutes with ten players after Niall Whelan was sent off on a second yellow card.
Tulla United A: Shane Collins; Denis Murphy, Padraic O’Malley, Niall Whelan, Paudge Vaughan, Mike McDermott, Trevor Corbett, Shane Mason, Dara Corry, Colin Nelson, Alan Brigdale.
Subs: Keith Lenihan, Paul Whelan, Tommy McKeown.
Rineanna Rovers A: Jason Casey; Neil Mills, John Earls, Paddy Finlay, Enda Kelly; Johnnie Okoru, John O’Connor, Stephen Kelly, Patsy Keyes, Brian Kelly, Danny Sweeney.
Sub: Martin Reidy.
Bridge Celtic A 2 Newmarket Celtic A 2
League leaders Newmarket Celtic A were held to a draw in O’Briensbridge on Sunday in this premier league tie.
The visitors led through a Mike O’Malley strike at half time. In the third quarter, Paul McEvoy hit the equaliser for the home side but Newmarket hit back quickly when Mike O’Malley struck for his second. Within two minutes, they were level again when substitute Fergal Lyons scored.
Bridge Celtic A: Adrian Dhouig; Rob Cassidy, William Slattery, Trevor Howard, Rob Seymour; Noel Howard, Shane Byrnes, Ger O’Connell, Stephen McCarthy, Conor Hynes, Paul McEvoy.
Sub: Fergal Lyons.
Newmarket Celtic A: Marty Whelan; Mark O’Malley, Eoin O’Brien, Mark Donlon, Darren Cullinan; Seamus Lawlor, Mike O’Malley, Michael Devitt, Michael Crosby; Davy Wall, Kierna Devitt.
Subs: Gary Collins for K Devitt; Eoin Hayes for Wall; Neil Ryan for Crosby.
Rock Rovers 1 Bunratty A 0
Rock Rovers kept up their push for the premier league title when they defeated Bunratty A on Sunday.
The all important goal came with fifteen minutes remaining and was scored by Marty McLoughlin/
Rock Rovers: Stephen Loftus, Michael Dinan, Ronan Judge, Ciaran Russell, Francis Daniels, Barry Woods, Dean Gardiner, Ashley Glynn, Daryl Eade, David Ryan, Marty McLoughlin;
Subs: David Considine, Niall McNevin.
Bunratty A: Fintan Quinn Shane Purcell, Eoin Nash, David Hogan, Gearoid O’Connell, Sean McDonald, Christy Griffin, Brendan Hughes, Shane O’Connor, Daithi O’Connell, Ryan Kelly.
Hermitage A 0 Bridge United A 0
A scoreless draw resulted when Hermitage A and Bridge United A met in this premier league tie at the Fairgreen on Sunday morning. In a game dominated by defence, both sides missed good scoring chances.
Hermitage A: Joe Burke; Rhys Phillips, PJ Hartnett, Davy Moloney, Ger Dullaghan; Pa Mangan, Seanie McGee, Eoin O’Mara Daly, Ritchie Fitzgerald, Eddie Killeen, Robert Dunne.
Subs: Adrian Walsh for O’Mara Daly; John Maher for McGee; Paul Dullaghan for Dunne.
Bridge United A: Paul Tuohy, Darren Murphy, Jonathon Hayes, Donald Devanney, Stephen Stewart, Greg Deegan, Adrian White, Trevor Maxwell, Derek Fahy, Jason White, Kieran Quinlan.
Subs: Mark Culbert for A. White; Niall Gilligan for J White.