Inishowen Football League
Clubman Shirts League Cup Group Stages
Clonmany Shamrocks 0
Buncrana Hearts 3
Buncrana Hearts are into the last four of the Clubman Shirts League Cup. Victory over Clonmany Shamrocks on Sunday ensured their semi-final spot, meaning new manager Stephen McNutt is just one match away from leading his side to a cup final.
In the early exchanges Ferghal Harkin had a free saved by Eoghan O'Doherty while at the other end Kieran McDaid fired wide also from a free.
McDaid then raced onto a through ball but miscontrolled and the chance was lost before the same player fired narrowly wide from twenty yards. The visitors broke the deadlock on 23 minutes after a John Timlin cross from the right found James Adair and he slotted low past Patrick Harkin from ten yards.
Buncrana got off to a great start on the resumption when Kevin O’Loughlin rose high to power a header past Harkin after McDaid’s free kick. Clonmany tried to respond with Jason Doherty unleashing an effort which O’Doherty saved well.
Buncrana sealed semi final qualification when McDaid superbly despatched a twenty yards free past Harkin.
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