Monday 11 November 2019

Waterford end the season with their fifth win in seven games

Waterford 4 UCD 2

Waterford finished the season in style (stock photo)
Waterford finished the season in style (stock photo) Newsdesk Newsdesk

GOALS either side of the interval secured Waterford’s fifth win in their last seven league matches – enough to end the season in sixth place.

Shane Duggan put the home side in front before Jack Keaney equalised.

Blues sub Georgie Poynton regained the lead on the stroke of half-time from the spot before Zack Elbouzedi then rifled into the top corner on 48 minutes and Michael O’Connor nodded in the fourth four minutes later.

WATERFORD –  M Connor; R Feely,  R Slevin, M Kouogun, K Lynch; Z Elbouzedi, T Holland, S Duggan (G Poynton 39),  JJ Lunney; M O’Connor (D O’Halloran 66), W Figueira (W Fitzgerald 54).

UCD – G Sheridan; E Farrell, L Scales,  H McEvoy, M Dignam; R O’Farrell, D Keane (C Behan 59), J Keaney; L Kerrigan, S McDonald (D Kinsella Bishop 59), J McClelland (S Byrne 88).

Ref – A Buttimer (Cork)

Online Editors

The Left Wing: Ben Te’o on England’s World Cup defeat, Eddie Jones and his Toulon adventure

Editor's Choice

Also in Sport