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Under 12 cup 2023 Round 2 to final
Hanover Harps AFC Div 1 3 - 2 St Patrick's Boys AFC 20/5
Hanover Harps AFC Div 1 beat St Patrick's Boys AFC.
Hanover Harps AFC Div 1 marginally won 3-2 against their visitors, St Patrick's Boys AFC at The Plots (Hanover Harps) at 10 am

This is the first game for both teams in this competition

29/05/2023 23:21
St Patrick's Boys AFC v St Fiacc's AFC
11/05 19:00
St Patrick's Boys AFC 4 - 1 St Fiacc's AFC

St. Pat's started very strongly controlling the game and creating several chances from both wings. Cailyn Thompson has a free kick which was blocked with the rebound coming back to him and he hit a shot to the bottom corner. Still St. Pat's pressed well with St. Fiaccs defending very well. St. Fiaccs grew into the game and had a great counter attack with Dillon Doyle scoring a fantastic goal.

in the second half St. Pats still pressed creating chance after chance. Calum McMillian made a great run on the wing and a great finish. St. Fiaccs went looking for the equaliser but Pats caught them on the break and Jamal Adegoke finished well. St. Pats caught St. Fiaccs on the counter again when Podge Brennan assisted Zakaria Darsi to finish the game.

Stand out players for St. Fiaccs Jack Scully, Jamie French and Dillon Doyle.

Best for St. Pats were Temi Adetoro, Podge Brennan, Leigh Haughney, and Calum McMillan.

12/05/2023 11:43
Burrin Celtic AFC Div 2 v St Patrick's Boys AFC
St pat's march on
06/05 11:15
Burrin Celtic AFC Div 2 0 - 2 St Patrick's Boys AFC

In a close encounter at the valley st pats progress to the next round of the cup with a two goal win a goal midway through the first half saw pat's up at half time but Burrin had some good chance with Padraic Hogan strong in the back line linking up with Liam Dowling only for pat's to stop there attacks on a few occasions.

Pat's were well on top in the early part of the second half and then got their second shortly after from some nice play on the right wing and a ball across fell between the goalie and the forward and he calmly put it into the net.They then sat back with a 2 goal advantage but Burrin Celtic never gave up all the way too the end.

It was a great team spirit from all as there season came to the end well done Burrin Celtic and best of luck to StPats

06/05/2023 14:08
St Patrick's Boys AFC v Parkville United AFC
U12 Cup 29/04 10:00
St Patrick's Boys AFC 2 - 0 Parkville United AFC

Very close game with nothing between the two teams. Both teams creating chances with St Pats breaking the dead lock with Podge Brennan. In the second half Parkville came out strong with both teams playing some great soccer. Parkville pushed with St Pats scoring on the counter attack with Podge Brennan on the follow up from a long range shot.

Great displays by Temi, Jordan, Leigh and Podge Brennan.

29/04/2023 17:55
St Patrick's Boys AFC v Hanover Harps AFC Green
U14 cup 29/04 13:00
St Patrick's Boys AFC 0 - 5 Hanover Harps AFC Green

Hanover Harps travelled to The Meadows to play St Pats in this u14 cup game . Both teams would have fancied their chances before the game .

Hanover hit the ground running in this game and took the lead after only 5 mins on the clock. Credit to St Pats they were finding some space on the left wing when Leon Doyle came very close to making it 1-1. Hanover soon doubled their lead and went in 2-0 at the break.

St Pats were on the attack after the break but could not convert their chances. Hanover completely dominated from here on in and went on to score a further four second half goals . They were by far the better team and played some decent football. Best for St Pats were Leon Doyle, Daragh McEvoy, Thomas Lawler & Ryan Doody

29/04/2023 17:49
St Patrick's Boys AFC v Hanover Harps AFC
U12 Div 1 27/04 18:45
St Patrick's Boys AFC 0 - 5 Hanover Harps AFC
Hanover started very quickly putting St Pats under a lot of pressure. They scored two goals in the first half. St Pats battled looking for a goal but Hanover stood firm and played great counter attacking football scoring 4 more goals. Goalscorers today were, Tìre Adeleye 2, Aidan Fitzharris 2, Ollie Nolan 1 and Gabriel De Souza 1. Best players were Conor Whelan, Reece Walker and Jake Corcoran for Hanover.Podge Brennan, Temiloluwa Adetoro and Hector Gonzalez for St Pats.
28/04/2023 08:00
St Anne's AFC v St Patrick's Boys AFC
U13 Div 2 22/04 10:00
St Anne's AFC 2 - 1 St Patrick's Boys AFC
St.Anne’s started the strongest and kept the pressure on St.Pats all through the game. After 5 minutes Mark Hickey fed in Myles Nelligan who scored but deemed off side. More chances fell to Mark Hickey and Gray Pateman. Second half St.Anne’s kept breaking the pats back line on numerous occasions, Myles Nelligan causing havoc. Pats were restricted to 2 chances 1 cleared off the line by Jake Kelly and the other one counted. 1-1 and Myles Nelligan was brought down edge of the box. Excellent taken free kick made it 2-1. This was a very one sided game dominated by St.Anne’s. Best for St.Anne’s was Myles Nelligan, Mark Hickey and Jake Kelly
23/04/2023 18:04
St Patrick's Boys AFC v St Joseph's AFC
U15 div 1 22/04 11:30
St Patrick's Boys AFC 5 - 0 St Joseph's AFC
St. Pats hosted St Joseph's for their final league game of the season. The match was played in great spirits with both teams giving their all. St Pats played some great football throughout the game with Callum O'Brien Murphy scoring a hat-trick and being awarded player of the game. Zak Hernan, David McDonald and Eoghan Kavanagh were the best players for St Pats. All players from St Joseph's played well.
22/04/2023 13:54
St Patrick's Boys AFC v Burrin Celtic AFC
U16 Girls 17/04 18:45
St Patrick's Boys AFC 2 - 1 Burrin Celtic AFC

On a warm evening in Carlow St. Patrick's welcomed Burrin Celtic in their second last game of this season. This is the first season for the St. Patrick's girls in the Carlow Girls League and has been a great season for them.

St. Pat's got off to a good start putting pressure on Burrin Celtic early on but Burrin Celtic settled into the game after about 10 minutes and kept the St. Pat's goalie busy. Sophia Rea and Peggy Byrne were excellent in the backline for St. Pat's.

St. Pats broke the deadlock after about 20 minutes when Kate Culleton was brought down in the box and Emily Kelly finished the resulting penalty. 10 minutes later Burrin equalised with a penalty dually scored by India Mernagh.

half time 1-1

St. Pat's scored early in the second half through Summer Doorely and held out for a 2-1 win. St. Pat's had a goal disallowed in the last 5 minutes for a foul on the goalie.

An end to end game of football with St. Pat's running out winners.

Best for St. Pats was Peggy Byrne, Sophia Rea and Emily Kelly. Overall great team performance from Burrin Celtic.

17/04/2023 22:18
Ballymurphy Celtic v St Patrick's Boys AFC
Great end to season for Bally
U12 Div 3 15/04 13:15
Ballymurphy Celtic 6 - 1 St Patrick's Boys AFC
15/04/2023 22:46
Parkville Under 14s
Parkville United AFC v St Patrick's Boys AFC
Parkville 1 St Patrick’s 0
U14 Div 2 15/04 12:00
Parkville United AFC 1 - 0 St Patrick's Boys AFC
Parkville hosted St Pats in a tightly contested game on Saturday morning. It was Parkville who started the better of the sides and halfway through the first half found their goal through great play from Viktor Politowski to set up Adrian Plonka who has been phenomenal in front of goal this season for Parkville. 1-0 at half time. 2nd half St Pats started to pile on the pressure but couldn't find a breakthrough. Parkville had numerous chances to extend the lead but couldn't add to the 1 goal already scored. It was all St Pats on the day but a top class defensive performance by Parkville and some great goalkeeping by Luke Monaghan on the day kept St Pats out. After a tight game it finished 1-0 to Parkville and a big 3 points to end their league campaign. Overall great team performance from Parkville and for St pats were Ryan Doody, Ryan Nolan & Darragh McEvoy.
15/04/2023 16:37
Ballymurphy Celtic v St Patrick's Boys AFC
Pats too strong for gallant Bally
U12 Div 1 15/04 12:00
Ballymurphy Celtic 1 - 3 St Patrick's Boys AFC

An end to end and very even 15 mins

St pats took a 17th min lead with a great ball through the middle,for there striker to hit a great shot to the bottom left hand corner from just inside the area,Bally never letting three heads go down went very close through a goal mouth scramble on the 23rd min,but up the other end pats made it 2-0 on 24mins,with a great chip over the keeper.

2nd half again was very competitive with chances for both sides,until the wonder kid James Scallan scored the goal of the season,a great Finn scully corner was taken once on the chest and volleyed straight in to the top corner by the great james Scallan,an man with the keenest of eyes for a goal.

Bally tried hard for the equaliser and pushed up and just got caught with a deflected goal toward the end.

A very well set up Pats side took a proud win much to there delighted mentors,but a really good,fair game,was had and well done to all the players on both sides,man of the match Cillian doyle was unbelievable in defence as was Joshua salway,who gave a great display of man marking,with joe walsh with a die hard performance in the centre of defence.

St pats were very Impressive and had a real team performence,with outstanding player Jammal and callan on the wing.

Another great div 1 game to watch for the many parents that made the trip.

15/04/2023 14:54
Hanover Harps AFC v St Patrick's Boys AFC
U12 Div 3 13/04 18:45
Hanover Harps AFC 2 - 2 St Patrick's Boys AFC

Honours were even in a very competitive game in The Plots this evening. 2 goals from Antonio Fogas put Hanover 2 up at halftime.

St. Pat's scored 2 goals in the second half from Adam Maj and Joseph Bello, which levelled the score.

Game ended 2 all.

Best for St.Pats were Adam Keegan, Sophia Rea and Rhys Pender.

Best for Hanover were Mark Mihaldi, Mark Broderick and Billy Halloway.

13/04/2023 21:10
Nurney Villa AFC v St Patrick's Boys AFC
St Pats Win Away
U16 Girls 10/04 18:30
Nurney Villa AFC 1 - 4 St Patrick's Boys AFC

On a blustery evening, St Pats came out on top against a gallant Nurney. The game started off at a good pace, with St Pats pushing forward initially, but fashioning few chances. Midfield for both sides were battling it out, with Holly Ryan battling hard for Nurney, and Emily Kelly for St Pats showing some good touches. Mai Cradock put in a dangerous corner for Nurney, but on the subsequent counter attack St Pats nearly broke the deadlock, though Zara Farrell in the Nurney goal was equal to the task.

Shortly before half time, a cross from the right caused problems, and the ball ran loose to Molly Cowman, who slotted home. One nil to St Pats.

Nurney pushed forward early in the second half, with Nikola Deka threatening, but from an attack down the right wing, St Pats scored again through Heidi Jones. A third followed shortly after via Grainne Thompson, with a clinical finish.

Nurney continued battling and forced the St Pats goalkeeper into two good saves, but from a free kick, Molly Cowman nipped in at the far post to volley St Pat’s fourth, and her second into the net. Shortly after, Roisin Murphy scored a superb goal from a free kick. Four-one to St Pats it finished, in a game played with good spirit by both teams.

10/04/2023 21:41
St Patrick's Boys AFC v Vale Wanderers AFC
u15 Div 2 08/04 11:15
St Patrick's Boys AFC 0 - 5 Vale Wanderers AFC

Oh what a game.

A 2nd from top of the table Vale. Travelled to play St. Pat's for the second time this season. The game was played on AstroTurf a surface both sides are used to. The game was played under perfect conditions with the sun shining.

Vale started the better and were four ahead by half time. Despite a team talk Vale proceeded to score a further two goals in the second half.

This was a game a very strong Vale dominated to the last minute.

Scorers for Vale:

Alan Fitzgerald 2

A. Dowling 1

Jack D 2

D. Brennan 1

Best for Vale:

Jack D

AJ Dooley

Eana Coady

Best for Pat's

John Hendrickson

Danny Keegan

Jaydon Murphy

08/04/2023 17:45
St Patrick's Boys AFC v Burrin Celtic AFC
U15 div 1 08/04 12:45
St Patrick's Boys AFC 2 - 3 Burrin Celtic AFC

St Pats welcomed Burrin Celtic to The Meadows in what turned out to be a very good game. Burrin played some great passing football throughout the match. It was an end-to-end game with both defenses doing a fantastic job. Pats missed some good chances to take the lead, but it was Burrin who got the first goal with a well-worked effort. The first half ended with Burrin leading 1-0.

The second half started, and after 10 minutes, Pats found themselves level at 1-1 thanks to a goal from Warrith Oyeniyi. Pats gained an extra spring in their step and soon went ahead 2-1 with a goal from Mark Buggy. However, Burrin Celtic were not giving up, and they played some really good football, moving the ball quickly, and were soon level at 2-2 with another impressive team goal. Pats pushed for the winner, but it was Edward O'Byrne from Burrin who scored the decisive goal, making the final score 3-2 to Burrin Celtic. The best players for Pats were Reece Quinn Burke, Jack McNamara & Mikey Hand. All the Burrin players played exceptionally well and deserved the victory.

08/04/2023 15:44
St Patrick's Boys AFC v New Oak Boys AFC
U13 Div 2 08/04 10:00
St Patrick's Boys AFC 1 - 0 New Oak Boys AFC

New Oak travelled to The Meadows Saturday morning to play St Pats u13s.

Both sides were very competitive from the get go. St Pats were to have the first chance when Jamaal Adegoke sent a shot just wide of the post . 20 mins in and the deadlock was broken when Cathal Farrell fed the inform Jonah Brennan a great pass who scored a superb finish. 1-0 to St Pats at the break .

Both sides continued to look for more goals but it was St Pats who wasted the most opportunities. Credit to New Oak who never gave up and always looked dangerous on the break. Finished 1-0 to St Pats. Best for St Pats were Ryan Doody Cathal Farrell & Jonah Brennan. Best for New Oak were Phoenix Lawler, Bryan-Lee Murphy & Fionn Brophy.

08/04/2023 14:32
Killeshin AFC v St Patrick's Boys AFC
Killeshin vs St Patricks Boys AFC
U12 Div 3 06/04 18:45
Killeshin AFC 4 - 5 St Patrick's Boys AFC

A perfect evening for the game in Killeshin. It was end to end battling by both teams from the start with both teams battling hard to the very end. Superb goals by all involved. Final result Killeshin 4 - St Pat's 5.

Scorers for Pats - Adam Keegan x 2, Alan Nicklwicz x 2 & Gabriel Starski x 1.

Scorers for Killeshin - Rory O'Doherty x 3, Fionn Farrell x 1.

Best for Pats - Rhys Pender, Adam Duggan, Adam Keegan

Best for Killeshin - Wiktor Romanoski, Rory O'Doherty, Nathan Purcell

06/04/2023 21:07
Bagenalstown AFC v St Patrick's Boys AFC
Bagenalstown AFC v St Patrick's Boys AFC
U15 div 1 04/04 18:45
Bagenalstown AFC 3 - 6 St Patrick's Boys AFC
05/04/2023 11:03
St Anne's AFC v St Patrick's Boys AFC
Win for St Annes
u15 Div 2 04/04 18:45
St Anne's AFC 2 - 1 St Patrick's Boys AFC
St Annes met St Pats tonight for the second time this season. Annes started well and piled on the pressure to see some great chances saved or just go astray.St Pats started to get into the game and put St Annes defence under presure and had St Annes keeper make a great save half time came and the two teams were equal on chances but both teams failed to score, half time finished 0 0. The second half saw both sides battle hard and saw some great soccer played but it was St Pats to score first with some great passing play. Annes rallied and saw a goal come from Roan Brennan to bring it level. The game was anyones at this stage and both teams tried so hard but it St Annes who hit the back of the net again. Annes defence held strong and St Pats pushed hard for the equaliser. Overall a fantastic game of soccer from both sides. All for St Pats played well. St Annes team was outstanding from start to finish.
04/04/2023 22:03
St Patrick's Boys AFC v Killeshin AFC
U12 Div 3 01/04 11:30
St Patrick's Boys AFC 1 - 3 Killeshin AFC

Good game with killeshin starting very well creating a few good chance. Killeshin pressed well and scored a good goal.

Both teams came out battling in the second half with killeshin scoring again as St pats well looking for a goal. St pats stayed pressing and got a deserved goal by Joseph. St pats pushed for a second with killeshin defending well and went on to score again.

Doireann, Adam Duggan and Adam Keegan were stand out players for St Pats.

01/04/2023 14:36
St Patrick's Boys AFC v St Fiacc's AFC
U16 Girls 01/04 10:00
St Patrick's Boys AFC 0 - 6 St Fiacc's AFC

St Pats girls welcomed their neighbours St Fiaccs to the meadows this morning. St Pats unfortunately only had 9 players due to injuries and holidays. St Fiaccs played with their full compliment of players running out 6-0 winners

An overall Fantastic performance from the St Pats girls today who did the club proud.

01/04/2023 13:37
Killeshin AFC v St Patrick's Boys AFC
U14 Div 2 01/04 10:00
Killeshin AFC 1 - 2 St Patrick's Boys AFC
Pats started wel and had great chance mins into game which killeshin keeper saved well. Pats got first goal which was wel deserved.killeshin ciara Milton scored from corner late in first half to leave it 1-1 at break. Second half saw pats take control and only for killeshin keeper the score stayed same. Pats scored late and deserved win. Best for killeshin was ciara Milton cole coakley cormac Clifford. Best for st pats Leon Doyle Brandon Deane
01/04/2023 12:11
St Patrick's Boys AFC v Parkville United AFC
U12 Div 3 30/03 18:45
St Patrick's Boys AFC 0 - 1 Parkville United AFC

A very close game to start with. Parkville created a few very good chances but could not finish. St pats had a few long range shots.

In the second half parkville started strong with some great passing and broke the deadlock with a great cross. St Pats responded well with chance after chance and very unlucky not to score. Parkville were very dangerous on the counter attack. The game finished 1-0 to parkville. Great games from Adam Duggan, Adam Keegan and Sophia Rea.

30/03/2023 21:16
Hanover Harps AFC v St Patrick's Boys AFC
U12 Div 1 29/03 18:45
Hanover Harps AFC 2 - 1 St Patrick's Boys AFC

Hanover Harps 2 St. Pat's 1

Hanover came out on top in a very competitive game this evening in The Plots. Hanover went ahead with a goal straight from the corner kick from Tristan Cotter. St Pat's equalised from a free kick from MJ Haughney. Score was 1 - 1 at halftime.

Hanover were on the front foot in the second half and got their rewards with a great strike from Tìre Adeleye. Game finished 2-1 to Hanover.

Best for St.Pats were Jordan Touhi and Temi.

Best for Hanover were Jake Corcoran, Oìsin Woods and Tìre Adeleye

29/03/2023 21:03
Hanover Harps AFC v St Patrick's Boys AFC
U13 Div 2 28/03 18:45
Hanover Harps AFC 1 - 0 St Patrick's Boys AFC

Hanover Harps division 2 team welcomed St Pats Boys to The Plots in the first of our mid-week fixtures. It was an amazing game played tonight by two teams that were taking no prisoners. Both teams had their chances but the goal that won it was an amazing header on the 4th minute by Alex Broderick from a fantastic corner taken By Tire Adeleye.

A special mention to our Captain Fantastic Joe Dermody who really took the lead on the night.

It was an overall good performance from St Pats Boys.

29/03/2023 07:40
St Kevins Boys Dublin v St Patrick's Boys AFC
25/03 13:00
St Kevins Boys Dublin 1 - 2 St Patrick's Boys AFC

St. Pats U15 march on to the quarter-finals of the SFAI Trophy after securing a hard-fought 2-1 win in extra time against St. Kevin's. In the initial stages of the match, St. Kevin's dominated possession and created a number of chances, with Luke Dooley making a fantastic save to prevent St. Pats from going behind. However, Pats dug deep and gradually took control of the midfield, thanks to the efforts of Mark Buggy.

Despite having a number of opportunities to score, Pats found it difficult to break down a resolute St. Kevin's defense, and it was only towards the end of the first half that they finally managed to find the back of the net, with Kacper Zarzycki putting them 1-0 up at halftime.

In the second half, Pats continued to dominate but were unable to convert their chances, and St. Kevin's gradually began to find their way back into the game, eventually equalizing to make it 1-1. The match remained level at full-time, leading to extra time.

Both sides had their chances in extra time, but Pats looked the more likely to score, and with just three minutes left before penalties, Mark Buggy produced a moment of magic to score the winning goal and send Pats through to the next round. The match ended 2-1 in Pats' favor, and their victory was well-deserved. Standout performers for Pat's included Ruari McEvoy, Mark Buggy, and Dawid Jarmakow.

25/03/2023 21:50
St Patrick's Boys AFC v Slaney Rovers AFC
u15 Div 2 25/03 10:00
St Patrick's Boys AFC 4 - 1 Slaney Rovers AFC

This was a game played under cold but sunny condition on St. Patrick's Boys AFC Astro. This was a game that both sides had to win.

Both teams started well with St. Pat's creating some great chances. St. Pat's scored 1st through Andrew Monteiro about 15 minutes jnto the first half. Despite some impressive defending Andrew scored his second just before the end of the half.

St. Pat's started the second half well and within a few minutes of the start John Hendricken scored a scracker of a goal after some fine footwork to get jim in a position to shoot.

Against the run of play Slaney scored an excellent goal.

Pat's put the game to bed with a fourth goal from Danny Serafin.

Despite constant pressure and many shots on goal St. Pat's were unable to break through a solid Slaney defence.

A good result for St. Pat's. No man of the match as a great overall team performance from 1 to 16.

25/03/2023 17:29
New Oak Boys AFC v St Patrick's Boys AFC
U13 Div 2 25/03 12:30
New Oak Boys AFC 0 - 2 St Patrick's Boys AFC

The league leaders St Pats scored early in this match and never looked like letting that lead slip.

6 minutes in Jonah Brennan was at the back post to capitalise on a loose ball to put the visitors ahead.

12 minutes in and Gabriel De Sa put in a great cross which Cody Byrne strcthed to try get his head on the end of but it just evaded him.

On 15 minutes Ryan Doody curled a lovely free kick in off the under side of the bar to put Pats 2 nil up.

It was too and fro for much of the half with Pats passing being side ans deservedly went in 2 nil up.

The 2nd saw both sides battle hard with Pats having the better of the chances.

Best for New Oak were Evan Glynn, Aj Bolger, Kieran Holbrook & Hugh Collins.

Best for St Pats were Ryan Doody, Jonah Brennan & Jamaal Adegoke.

25/03/2023 14:30