U17 Girls: Mooncoin Celtic 4 – 3 Tramore AFC

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Today’s home fixture saw us Host Tramore in another 7 goal thriller .

Mooncoin were quick off the mark today and slotted home to go one nil up after three minutes , when a superb run up the wing from Grace O Toole saw her get the cross ball to the always lurking Emily Blackmore who finished to the net .

Tramore tried to get themselves into the game but had our midfield of Sommer Grant , Ciara Corcoran and Casey Moore to contain with , who were making nothing easy for the opposition today . On the quarter hour mark when it looked like Tramore were on the attack , Ella Bailey made a superb clearance up field , for the ball to fall to the feet of Emily Blackmore , who moved forward and slotted home our second of the day .

Tramore were straight on the attack but were met by a defiant Ciara O Keeffe who was closely backed by Cayla Dunphy , who cut out any imminent threat .

Tramore had a chance of a goal on the twenty minute mark , which was foiled by our Lady between the sticks Mia Ponce De leon .

Thirty minutes in and a one two exchange between Sommer Grant and Emily allowed Emily to get a long range shot away that sailed to the back of the net .

Tramore clawed back just before the break when a free kick saw the net from a home player from a mixup in the box .

Ciara Corcoran made a superb run after winning the ball in the midfield and scored her first Mooncoin Goal

4-1 half time

The second half started in a flurry with some great passages of play between both sides.

Tramore scoring a second on the 50 minute mark.

We lost our shape a little in the middle which allowed Tramore to press and managed to grab a third goal on the 70 minute mark .

This woke our ladies up who were determined not to leave this game slip through their fingers , and credit to them , dug deep and saw the game out

Result Mooncoin Celtic 4-3 Tramore