Above Pic – Captain Colm O’Donovan lifting “The Brian Joyce Memorial Cup”
De Courcey Albion beat the older albion players 4-1 yesterday in a fund raiser at Eli Lilly. The new crop of players went ahead after 5 minutes with a dubious penalty decision that John Duggan cooly slotted home. Duggan doubled his tally after 30 minutes to make it 2-0 at half time.
The second half was full of drama as the older team were awarded a penalty when the scumbag dived in the area. Francis Harrington scored a well taken penalty which was all in vain when Ronan O’Driscoll scored 2 goals in 5 minuted to make it 4-1.
Scorers: John Duggan (x2), Francis Harrington, Ronan O’Driscoll (x2).
Team: J. MacNamara, G. O’Connell, C. Hurley, C. O’Donovan, D. Murray, S.O’Callaghan, M. Walsh, G. Coholan, N. Twomey, D. Daly, J. Duggan. Subs: D. Butler, J. Daly, J. Hipwell, J. O’Driscoll, C. Walsh, JP Hayes, K. O’Neill