Albion racked up ten goals in a windy Killeady this morning against local rivals Ballinhassig. It was 4-0 after 8 minutes in which Rob and Tim stole the show. Rob opened the scoring after a great assist from Tim. Tim made it 2-0 a minutes later tipping past the keeper. Rob made it 3-0 2 minutes later when the keeper parried it to him to tap in. Tim made it 4-0 after taking it around the keeper. Ballinhassig gave the visitors a scare when they got 2 quick goals. Albion playing 3-5-2 were caught out with two high balls at the back allowing both goals to be tapped in. Albion had it 7-2 at half time when Rob got a hat trick and then James got on the scoresheet twice. It was 10-2 15 mins into the second half. A calamity from their keeper giving rob his 4th of the day. Conan made it 9 & then 10-2 with two lovely finishes. Hassig got a 3rd when the red deemed their players inside for a tap in. Albion saw out the game for a vital 3 points.
scorers: Rob (x4), Tim (x2), James (x2), Conan (x2).
team: Walshy, Darren, Jamie, Colm, Japs, James (Noel ’45), Martin R, Conan, Ben D, Rob (Ben O’D ’70), Tim (Ronnie ’60). Subs. Mike, Dave.