Mervue United 0 Salthill Devon 5
The Young U12A Salthill Devonettes kicked off their premier league today with an impressive win over Mervue Utd in Fahy’s field. Going in at half time one up with a goal from Orla Costello but they really pushed on in the second half to score four more goals.
Orla Costello scoring a hat trick and Ailbhe MacNeil plus Alice Glynn adding one each. Whilst the score line reflected a comfortable win the game was tightly contested , solid Goalkeeping from Lilly Stone, and defending from Siomha Flavin, Emily Cullinane, Orla Burke and Holly Gallagher prevented Mervue scoring on several occasions.
The hard working midfield of Alice Glynn, Abbie O’Toole, Clara Glynn , Ailbhe MacNeil broke fast on several counter attacks to yield today's result.