Burrin Celtic AFC v Slaney Rovers AFC
Burrin Celtic with a strong home win against Slaney Valley
U13 Div 1 03/10 11:15
Burrin Celtic AFC 8 - 2 Slaney Rovers AFC

Burrin Celtic started very strong in this U13 Division 1 fixture against Slaney Valley. After creating a number of chances and being denied by the keeper and the woodwork, Noah Cullen opened the scoring with a fantastic long range effort from 30 yards. Celtic continued to control the midfield and added two more goals through Freddie Gibson and Matthew Drought. Slaney then started coming into the game more and created some openings but could not convert and the half finished with Celtic three nil up.

In the second half Celtic started quickly and were awarded a penalty after Charlie Clarke was brought down in the area. Matthew Drought cooly slotted home from the spot. Edward O'Byrne then made the score five nil to Celtic with a calm finish before an excellent free kick by Craig Burgess got Slaney Valley on the score sheet.

The goals weren't finished with Edward O'Byrne and Freddie Gibson both getting their second, Matthew Drought getting his hat trick and Dylan Hopkins pulling another back for Slaney, leaving the final score 8-2 to Burrin Celtic.

Best for Burrin Celtic were Matthew Drought, Kieran Donald and Charlie Clarke whilst Jack Corcoran, Dylan Hopkins and Craig Burgess stood out for Slaney Valley.

03/10/2020 14:22