Tuesday 28 February 2017

Video: Dundalk's Ciaran Kilduff has conjured a brilliant contender for goal of the season

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Dundalk players celebrate after Ciaran Kilduff, hidden, scored their side's second goal. FAI Cup semi-final, Dundalk v Sligo Rovers. Oriel Park, Dundalk, Co. Louth. Picture credit: Oliver McVeigh / SPORTSFILE
Dundalk players celebrate after Ciaran Kilduff, hidden, scored their side's second goal. FAI Cup semi-final, Dundalk v Sligo Rovers. Oriel Park, Dundalk, Co. Louth. Picture credit: Oliver McVeigh / SPORTSFILE

Dundalk look to be on their way to the semi-finals of the FAI Cup and their cause has been helped by one of the classiest finishes you are likely to see from Ciaran Kilduff.

Daryl Horgan put the league champions in front with a terrific finish from 20 yards after 55 minutes but his effort was no match for Kilduff's effort.

Darren Meenan floated a free-kick into the area and Kilduff produced a reverse-flick which looped over Richard Brush in the Sligo Rovers goal.

Ronan Finn added a third goal in the 76th minute and Sean Maguire hit the net 12 minutes later. Here was Kilduff's effort:

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