The first of the O’Neills Foyle Cup finals were played yesterday and it was Derry City who came out on top in the under-19 final against a battling Trojans side at Newbuildings by a 3-0 scoreline. A scoreless first half saw chances for both sides with the two goalkeepers in fine form.Lady luck was not in the side of Trojans early in the second half when a cross from the right saw an unlucky Brian McCarron head into his own goals.Derry went two up ten minutes later when Evan Tweed slotted home to make it 2-0.In the dying minutes, City made it 3-0 when Jake Malone tapped in from close range following good work on the right by Sean McBride.City u-15s lose out in penaltiesDerry City under-15s were unlucky to lose out in penalties at the Brandywell yesterday evening against a very good Scottish side, Partick Thistle.An even first half saw Partick create the better chances but poor finishing in front of goal and some fine saves from Derry netminder Kyle Burns kept the game … [Read more...] about FOYLE CUP: Derry City claim trophy after seeing off Trojans
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Another day of wonder and excitement was experienced in the North West as the O’Neills Foyle Cup matches were played in and around the North West Area. In the U12 semi-finals an all Irish League class will be held today between Dungannon and Cliftonville. In the other semi-final it is an all Donegal clash with Inishowen encountering Donegal Schoolboys.In the U13 category, Global Premier Soccer, beaten finalists in 2017, meet East Donegal Schoolboys in the semi-final of the competition whilst much fancied Sheffield United face up to Donegal Schoolboys.An impressive Finnish side FDS Suomi made it three defeats on the trot for Belfast side Shankhill United Academy in the u-12 Foyle Cup clash at Templemore on Thursday night.Fluent and slick football were the order of the day with FDS scoring an early goal and then keeping the Belfastmen on the back foot for most of the first period.In the second half, a more positive Shankhill created a few chances but netminder Bradley in the … [Read more...] about Dungannon Swifts and Cliftonville to clash at Foyle Cup in Under-12 semi-finals
Nate Davis USA TODAY Published 12:12 p.m. UTC Jul 19, 2018 It's time to dig into those playbooks and hit the ice baths. NFL training camps begin opening this week as veterans for the Baltimore Ravens and Chicago Bears officially report for duty. Summer vacation ends for the league's other 30 teams next week. It won't be long after that until injuries begin to mount, holdouts potentially simmer and flare and other manners of controversy surface. But based on what I know (or think I know) as we embark on the NFL's 99th season, here's my annual prediction of how the season will unfold with record projections for each team based on picking all 256 games, plus a playoff forecast. NFC EAST Philadelphia Eagles (11-5): Underdogs no longer, the champs may be in for a rocky start based on a rough early schedule (particularly October, which includes a Thursday night road game and trip to London) that coincides with Carson Wentz's presumed re-entry from December's ACL tear. Dallas … [Read more...] about 2018 NFL record projections: Will Patriots falter on road to Super Bowl LIII?
The 2018 ONeills Foyle Cup kicked off at venues in and around the North West on Monday. The six day extravaganza of football has once again grown in terms of team entries, with no fewer than 400 teams entered this year and will witness a record of over 1500 matches being played, across more than 36 different venues in Counties Derry, Donegal and Tyrone this week.Teams have travelled from all over the world to participate in this hugely popular international youth soccer tournament - teams from USA, Finland, France, Sweden, England Scotland and all over Ireland, north and south.Over the years the Foyle Cup has been refusing entries - such is the growth in its popularity - something that Michael Hutton, Chairman of Foyle Cup is attributable to quite a number of factors." I am asked each year why this event is so popular as entries are increasing annually. Firstly the event is well organised and teams are made most welcome by those involved in Hotel & Tourism industries. The playing … [Read more...] about Foyle Cup kicks-off in North West
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