SOCCER: LAGAN HARPS WIN TULLYVINNEY SUMMER CUP

first_imgLagan Harps 3  Raphoe Reserves 1Lagan Harps were victorious in the final of the Tullyvinney Rovers Summer Cup played at Crossroads Park.A strong Lagan team started brightly in this game and when the Raphoe keeper Rory McElroy misjudged a cross Lagan player Conor Sweeney scored from close range. After fifteen minutes Lagan found themselves 2-0 up when Lawrence Toland scored with a fierce shot from the edge of the penalty box. As the game progressed Raphoe improved with Niall Cooke up front and Conor Carlin proving a handful for the Lagan defense. The score was 2-0 at half time.Raphoe started to dominate in periods of the second half creating numerous chances but the Lagan keeper Shaun Defan proved to beat. In the sixty-fifth minute Raphoe were awarded a penalty but Jason McGrinder’s spot kick was well saved by the outstretched leg of the young Lagan keeper.Eventually Conor Carlin scored for the Raphoe side in the seventy-ninth minute. Five minutes later Lagan sealed the victory when Lawrence Toland scored his second goal of the game when he coolly rounded the advancing keeper to tap home from close range.The club would like to thank Ronan Floyd who was referee for the tournament and the fourteen teams who took part.  SOCCER: LAGAN HARPS WIN TULLYVINNEY SUMMER CUP was last modified: July 28th, 2012 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Lagan HarpsRAPHOE RESERVESTULLYVINNEY SUMMER CUP FINALlast_img

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