SFL DIV 1 NAAS 0-15 RAHEENS 1-12
SENIOR FOOTBALL LEAGUE DIV.1
NAAS 0 - 15 RAHEENS 1 - 12
Naas will look on this as a lost point in this opening league game of the season.
Naas led for most of the game and at the interval led by 0 – 11 to 0 – 6. At the start of the second half Raheens had reduced the lead to three points.
With five minutes to go Naas had re-established the five point advantage. Raheens struck back with an Alan Campbell goal and three points to one for Naas leaving the sides level at the final whistle.
Naas opened the scoring with a Darragh Merriman point but Raheens replied with two from Thomas Dore and Patrick Woodgate.
Naas scored five in a row from Paul McDermott, Darragh Merriman, Ronan Joyce, Joey Cocoman and Conor Mellett. Woodgate replied with two for Raheens.
At the interval Naas led 0 – 11 to 0 – 6.
Raheens started strongly in the second half but with five minutes to go there was still five between them. Then a Shane Power shot for a goal was blocked and an incoming Alsn Campbell netted from the rebound. In the final minutes Raheens outscored Naas three points to one for a draw.
Naas: Luke Mullins, Davy Shaw, Shane Bergin, Paul Sullivan, John Hill, Brian Kane(0 - 1, Ailin McDermot(0 – 1)t, David Gahan, Paul McDermott(0 -1), Joey Cocoman(0 – 2), Conor Mellett(0 – 2), Philip Cocoman, Darragh Merriman(0 – 4), Ronan Joyce(0 – 4), John Joyce.
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