Swilly Rovers 3 Bonagee United 5
A cracking eight goal thriller at Swilly Park with Bonagee just shading it in the end.
The large crowd witnessed a very hard fought encounter played on an excellent playing surface.
Marty McDaid went close on 15 minutes when denied by Bonagee ‘keeper Kealan Mulcahy with a stunning save.
Swilly went ahead on 37 minutes when Tony McNamee released McDaid and he fired home via a defection.
Jamie Kynagh levelled matters with a stunning volley from as the home defence failed to clear
Michael Doherty put Bonagee ahead following a Garbhan Grant cross.
A minute later, Doherty set up Grant who headed home from close range.
Deano larkin made it four on with the home defence appealing for offside.
However, McDaid slammed home on 60 minute to make it four-two.
Matthew McLaughlin made it four-three on 70 minutes, firing home after a solo run.
Garbhan Grant fired home near the end to make it five-three.
Swilly Rovers: Gareth Muldoon; Ryan McDaid, Duncan Patterson, Dylan Hegarty (Matthew McLaughlin 64), Sean Crossan; Brandon Toye (Brad Patterson 67), James McCahill, Tony McNamee, David Fisher (Jordan Nugent 60); Marty McDaid; Kennedy Boachie-Ansah.
Bonagee United: Kealan Mulcahy; Mark Harkin, Sean Hume, Thomas McMonagle; Codey Brogan, Michael Funston, Jamie Lynagh, Jordan Armstrong, Micheál Doherty (Aaron Watson 60); Garbhan Grant (Jack Murphy 90), Deano Larkin (Daniel Stolarczyk 88).
Referee: Marty McGarrigle.
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