Archive for the ‘Soccer’ Category

Blues Tickled Pink With Derby Victory

Waterford United's Dylan Mernagh takes the ball out of defence at Ferrycarrig Park.
Following their opening day draw against Athlone Town at the RSC, Waterford United picked up three points in Ferrycarrig Park on Friday night last in a cracking south east derby. This was one of the best derby games for a number of years and it [...]

Blues Off Colour Against The Hoops

Waterford United striker Daniel Pender heads for goal against Shamrock Rovers in the Under 19 League at the RSC last Saturday.
League leaders Waterford United lost a rare game on Saturday when they were beaten by Shamrock Rovers. This was easily their most disappointing display of the season and it has brought second placed Limerick back into the picture. The Shannonsiders remain seven point behind the Blues [...]

Nolan is Hero and Villian in League Opener

Blues players celebrate Shane Nolan's equaliser against Athlone Town at the RSC last Friday night.
Shane Nolan was the central figure in this opening game of the League season at the RSC on Friday night last. Nolan, who signed for the Blues after spending last season with Wexford Youths handed the visitors the lead just before the interval but atoned for his [...]

Bit-o-Red defeat battling Blues

Cormac Breslin sets up another attack for the Blues against Sligo Rovers
Sligo Rovers, a team who are expected to feature big time in the Premier League this season, scored two late goals to put an impressive looking final score on their game with Waterford United at the RSC on Friday evening last. Slowly but surely the Blues team is taking shape and this latest outing will [...]

Super Goals Seal Ferrybank Triumph

Celina Grant presents the Player of the Match trophy to Ferrybank’s Aoife Slattery.
Ferrybank claimed the Girls Under 16 Cup in blistering heat at the RSC on Wednesday night last with two cracking goals from Aoife Slattery and Hannah Pugh.

Power and Rowe Sign for the Blues

Paul Quilty was another player to leave Waterford United.
Players coming and going continued at Waterford United last week as the club announced two new arrivals following the departure of four players from the first team squad.

Spirited Display But No Points for Blues

Blues striker Willie John Kiely turns the Longford Town defence.
Waterford United, on a terrible run at the moment, can take some heart from this gutsy display against the league leaders which ultimately ended in defeat.

Three Furlongs Derby Win for Wexford Youths

No way past the Wexford Youths' defence for Blues striker Willie John Kiely.
Three goals scored by former Waterford United player Danny Furlong secured a facile victory for Wexford Youths in this one-sided South East Derby.

Ferrybank Edge Past Depleted Piltown

The injured Piltown goalkeeper Hollie O’Shea is helped from the pitch.
Ferrybank enjoyed a narrow victory in the Village Grounds against a battling Piltown team who had to play for a lot of the game with just ten players.

Tramore Come Good in Extra-Time to Win Cup

Two goals, one in the last minute of the first period of extra time and another goal in the first minute of the second period proved to be too much for Ferrybank on Thursday night last at the RSC.