PO Semi Final
Date: 7:45 p.m. Oct. 25, 2019
Venue: United Park

Luke McNally 35' -
Scored: 35'


Luke McNally 57' -
Scored: 57'


Luke McNally 59' -
Scored: 59'


Chris Lyons 62' -
Scored: 62'


Jamie Hollywood 79' -
Scored: 79'


Scored: 52'
- Kieran 'Marty' Waters 52'

Live Updates for Drogheda United -v- Cabinteely

Updates by Gerard Grimes

90' + 3'

FULL TIME!

The game has ended between Drogheda United and Cabinteely.

90' + 2'

Yellow Card

Kevin Farragher is booked for Drogheda United.

89'

Brown's cross finds the head of Meaney but he's denied by a superb save by McGuinness before Meaney fails to it the target with the follow up effort.

87'

Sasaki with a close range chance after Dalton's cut back but he skies his effort over the bar.

84'

Brilliant by Sasaki to beat his man and deliver a ball from the left, Waters at the back post but Gratzer makes a great save. 

83'

Great delivery from the right by Dalton from a free, Tuite header just wide.

80'

Substitution

Ryan O'Shea replaces Chris Lyons for Drogheda United.

79'

GOAL!

Jamie Hollywood scores for Drogheda United. Meaney holds the ball and gets the pass off to Hollywood inside the box and the substitute midfeidler fires home Drogheda's fifth of the night. 5-1 (6-2 agg).

77'

Yellow Card

Jamie Hollywood is booked for Drogheda United.

69'

Yellow Card

Jack Tuite is booked for Cabinteely.

67'

Substitution

Stephen Meaney replaces Mark Doyle for Drogheda United.

67'

Substitution

Yuta Sasaki replaces Paul Fox for Cabinteely.

65'

Yellow Card

Luke McNally is booked for Drogheda United.

64'

Substitution

Keith Dalton replaces Kevin Knight for Cabinteely.

64'

Substitution

Jamie Hollywood replaces Sean Brennan for Drogheda United.

62'

GOAL!

Chris Lyons scores for Drogheda United.

59'

GOAL!

Luke McNally scores for Drogheda United.

57'

GOAL!

Luke McNally scores for Drogheda United.

55'

Waters on the turn now, shoots but saved by Gratzer.

54'

Big chance for Drogheda as Brown's deflected ball finds Doyle but his volley is well over the bar.

52'

GOAL!

Kieran 'Marty' Waters scores for Cabinteely. Corner from the left delivered into the box, Keeley rises highest but Gratzer saves well. However the ball drops back into the six yard box for Waters who nods in the equaliser. 1-1 (2-2 agg_. 

46'

Second Half

The second half between Drogheda United and Cabinteely has started.

45' + 2'

Half Time

It is half-time between Drogheda United and Cabinteely.

37'

Cabinteely almost equalise immediately from a corner. Played right to the back post to Blackbyrne who does brilliant to head it back into the six yard box. Keeley looks to have equalised but Gratzer is there to claim and hold it on the line. 

35'

GOAL!

Luke McNally scores for Drogheda United. Brennan free after Aspil's foul on Heeney is played into the box. McNally rises highest but his header is blocked. Lyons with the next effort but the ball bounces in the six yard box before McNally rifles it into the roof of the net. 1-0 on the night, Drogheda 2-1 up on aggregate. 

32'

Yellow Card

Alex Aspil is booked for Cabinteely.

27'

Doyle on the left again, drills the ball towards the near post where Lyons looks to turn it goalbound but sees his effort blocked. Wixted with the follow up but denied by a great save by McGuinness.

21'

Cabinteely go close. Second ball is won after a corner, crossed back in and Carlin heads narrowly wide. 

12'

Doyle works his way past a number of players and into the box on the left but fires his shot across goal. Wixted unable to divert it goalbound at the back post.

11'

Paul Fox with Cabinteely's first strike as he fires wide of the far post from 25 yards after receiving the ball from a throw in on the left. 

8'

There was a late change just before kick off for Drogheda here. Captain Jake Hyland dropping out of the starting 11. Kevin Farragher takes his place in the team with Conor Kane now captain.

6'

Doyle the creator now on the left as he skips past two challenges, finds Brennan who plays the ball into the path of Lyons but his effort from 25 yards is punched clear by McGuinness. Resulting corner is cleared by Cabinteely.

5'

Wixted again at the centre of it, cuts it back to Doyle but his shot is scuffed and drags wide despite Lyons best attempts to get a touch on it.

3'

Wixted with the first effort of the game but it's easily claimed by McGuinness, low and straight at the keeper.

1'

GAME ON!

The game between Drogheda United and Cabinteely has kicked off.

0'

Kick off fast approaching in the second leg of the semi-final of the playoff between Drogheda UNited and Cabinteely. Lineups are on screen.



Photo Gallery for Drogheda United -v- Cabinteely



Drogheda United
Luca Gratzer
Goalkeeper
Luke McNally
35Scored: 35'
57Scored: 57'
59Scored: 59'
65Booked: 65'
Defender
© Conor Kane
Defender
Kevin Farragher
90Booked: 90'
Defender
James Brown
Defender
Adam Wixted
Midfielder
Mark Hughes
Midfielder
Sean Brennan
64'
64Subbed Off: 64'
Midfielder
Chris Lyons
62Scored: 62'
80'
80Subbed Off: 80'
Forward
Luke Heeney
Forward
Mark Doyle
67'
67Subbed Off: 67'
Forward

Substitutes
Paul Skinner
Goalkeeper
Ryan O'Shea
80'
80Subbed On: 80'
Defender
Stephen Meaney
67'
67Subbed On: 67'
Forward
Cian Kavanagh
Midfield
Jake Hyland
Midfield
Jamie Hollywood
64'
64Subbed On: 64'
77Booked: 77'
79Scored: 79'
Midfield
James Clarke
Midfield
Cabinteely
Stephen McGuinness ©
Goalkeeper
Jack Tuite
Defender
69Booked: 69'
Eoin Massey
Defender
Kevin Knight
Defender 64'
64Subbed Off: 64'
Conor Keeley
Defender
Daniel Blackbyrne
Defender
Alex Aspil
Defender
32Booked: 32'
Jack Hudson
Midfielder
Paul Fox
Midfielder 67'
67Subbed Off: 67'
Jonny Carlin
Midfielder
Kieran 'Marty' Waters
Forward
52Scored: 52'

Substitutes
Yuta Sasaki
Forward
67Subbed On: 67'
67'
Peter Quinlan
Goalkeeper
Karl Manahan
Forward
Cian Lynch
Forward
Keith Dalton
Defender
64Subbed On: 64'
64'
Luke Clucas
Midfield
Shane Barnes
Forward