Lon­don Shield un­der 17 fi­nal will take place at Moss­field Sta­dium this Satur­day

The Oban Times - - Sport -

THE Marine Har­vest Lon­don Shield un­der 17 fi­nal be­tween Oban Ca­manachd and New­ton­more will take place at Moss­field Sta­dium at 11.30am on Satur­day Prior to Oban Ca­manachd and New­ton­more, who will play their premier­ship fix­ture at 1.30pm. Ca­manachd un­der 17s, on route to the fi­nal, beat Kil­mallie 9 – 1 then Kin­gussie 5 – 1 and Bal­lachul­ish 3 – 0. The only re­verse was a 2 – 1 de­feat to Satur­day’s op­po­nents New­ton­more at the Eilean, where hav­ing a late goal ruled out pre­vented them earn­ing a draw.

How­ever, with two teams quali- fy­ing from the league sec­tion Ca­manachd de­feated Fort Wil­liam 2 – 0 in the semi fi­nal played at Spean to progress to the fi­nal.

A keenly- con­tested fi­nal is an­tic­i­pated be­tween the two teams with both show­ing im­pres­sive form on route to the show piece game at this level. Ca­manachd coaches David MacCuish and Scott Buchanan will have a full squad to choose from, hav­ing put to­gether a team fit for the oc­ca­sion. The ref­eree is Lachie Wood and, with home ad­van­tage, Oban Ca­manachd will ap­proach the game in a con­fi­dent mood.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from UK

© PressReader. All rights reserved.