Valiant Rovers fall just short in U17 Cup fi­nal in Water­ford’s RSC

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left-footed shot un­der the legs of McNi­cholas from a tight an­gle.

Rovers came out in search of an­other equaliser but were hit on the break. Af­ter find­ing time and space on the right, Water­ford’s Oisin Knox crossed for Mike Nzon­gong and he pow­ered an un­stop­pable header past McNi­cholas from close range to make it 4-2 and se­cure the tro­phy for Water­ford FC.

Water­ford FC: Char­lie Hef­fer­nan, Kal­lum Broad­ers, Lee Costello (Regix Madika 61), Adam Con­way (Torik Ade­goke 79), Darryl Walsh, Dean Beres­ford (Jack O’Don­nell 75), Dar­ragh Power, Jack Larkin, Ciaran Bren­nan (Oisin Knox 76), Colm Whe­lan (Mike Nzon­gong 87), Greg Wa­ters

Sligo Rovers: Luke McNi­cholas, Ryan Smith, Liam Whyte (Adam Lynch 55), Gearoid Mul­li­gan (Sea­mas Keogh 46), Niall Mo­ra­han, Dil­lion Mun­nelly (Scott Lynch 83), Cian McAl­lis­ter (James McGrath 66), Mark Byrne, Dar­ren Collins (Luke O’Reilly 87), Liam Ker­ri­gan, Aaron Perry

Ref­eree: Pat O’Con­nor

Aaron Perry in ac­tion.

Scott Lynch in pos­ses­sion.

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