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Academy Roundup

Academy
// 11 Mar 2019

Under-19s

Date: 9 March 2019

Opponent: Monaghan United/Cavan FP

Score: 1-1 (D)

Goals: Hayden Fitzpatrick; Lido Lotefa

Competition: SSE Airtricity League – Northern Elite Division

Dundalk FC U19 SSE Airtricity League season kicked off on Saturday when the young Lilywhites travelled to Monaghan to play Monaghan United/Cavan at Gortakeegan.

The young Lilywhites went behind on the 51st minute but equalised from a Lido Lotefa penalty with four minutes remaining.

Monaghan United/Cavan starting XI: Alan Derecki; Sevastian Beslic, Ben Murray-Mullen (capt) (Daniel Murphy 68), Martynas Pilvinis, Konrad Wiechec (Dylan Garrigan 58); Marc Melivin (Eli James-Paul Ward 75), Ciarán McCann, Scott Prendergast (Arturs Balavins 75); Seosamh Sheerin (Michael Connolly 61), Henri Mooney; Hayden Fitzpatrick

Substitutes not used: Neal Hodgins, Adam Boyle

Booked: Henri Mooney, Sevastian Beslic, Hayden Fitzpatrick

Sent off: Sevastian Beslic

Dundalk FC starting XI: David Odumosu; Aaron McNally, Christian Jones (Gabriel Adebambo 75), James Carroll, Conor Soraghan (capt); Cian Lee (Seán Kane 85), Jordan Maguire, Lido Lotefa; Luke Gorham (Christopher McFadden 65), Mark Hanratty; Callum Lynch

Substitutes not used: Mark Traynor, Neil Kerr, Kelvin Blair, Jamie Wynne

Booked: Callum Lynch, Cian Lee, Lido Lotefa, Conor Soraghan

Sent off:

Under-17s

Date: 10 March 2019

Opponent: Monaghan United/Cavan FP

Score: 3-1 (W)

Goals: Ebuka Kwelele, Valintino Adedokun, Jamal Ibrahim; Dylan Ballintine

Competition: SSE Airtricity League – Northern Elite Division

Dundalk FC U17s picked up the first win of the season when they defeated Monaghan United/Cavan in their first home match at Oriel Park.

The young Lilywhites went ahead through an Ebuka Kwelele on the 17th minute before Valintino Adedokun doubled their advantage. Dylan Ballantine pulled one back for the visitors before Jamal Ibrahim added a third goal for Dundalk.

Dundalk FC starting XI: Jordan Byrne; Mark Morris, Jack Kavanagh, Andrew Quinn (capt), Enda Douglas; Jamie Farrell, Daniel Wilson (Jeff Nwodo 72), Jamie Redmond (Ryan Kinahan 89); Jamal Ibrahim, Valintino Adedokun (David Doyle 89), Ebuka Kwelele ( Dwayne McCourt 82)

Substitutes not used: Lee Morris, Jarlath Jones

Booked:

Sent off:

Monaghan United/Cavan starting XI: Jonathan Clear; Kyle Cosgrove (Ronan McGee 86), Ryan McCartney, Dylan Ballintine (capt), Christian Dooley; Ben Grey (Nathan Breakey 75), Owen Murphy, Seán Murden (Conor Shanley 75); Fola Oki, Terrence McDonald (Nathan McNally 84); Joshua Ajayi ( Gareth Nomayo 57)

Substitutes not used: Conor Fitzpatrick

Booked:

Sent off:

Under-15s

Date: 9 March 2019

Opponent: UCD AFC

Score: 2-1 (W)

Goals: Donnacha McNamara, Craig Moore

Competition: Pre-season Friendly

Dundalk FC U-15s secured a 2-1 win against UCD at Oriel Park on Saturday afternoon. Goals from Donnacha McNamara and Craig Moore were enough to earn the young Lilywhites a 2-1 win in their pre-season friendly.

Under-13s

Date: 9 March 2019

Opponent: UCD AFC

Score: 1-0 (L)

Goals:

Competition: Pre-season Friendly

The young Lilywhites fell to a narrow defeat against UCD at Oriel Park on Saturday in a pre-season friendly.

Picture credit: Ciarán Culligan Photography