U17's Crowned FAI Cup Champions   21/08/2020

Mervue United U17's lifted the FAI New Balance Under-17 Challenge Cup following an impressive 3-0 victory over Parkvilla FC at Oscar Traynor Park on Sunday afternoon.

Keane Griffin fired home a freekick to put Mervue on their way and striker Kieran O'Connor finished excellently to double that lead to hand them a 2-0 interval advantage.

Substitute Jay Martyn fired home a third goal after the break to see them claim victory over their Meath opponents and take the trophy back to Connacht.

Mervue captain Tom Kidd was also awarded Player of the Match after the game.

Well done to Ollie Neary, Damien Brennan, Dermot Ward and their squad on capturing another National title for the club.

Parkvilla FC: Scott O’Sullivan, James Egan, Ethan Rathbone, Finn Murray, Christian Nicolenco, Kian Ratty, Bradlee Connor-Baldwin, Tommy Buchanan, Eoghan Heavey, Shane Maguire, Louis Collins.
Substitutes: Martynas Jacos, Bryan Kenny, Jamie Ayres, Adam Niven, Tristian O’Neill.

Mervue United: Jack Folan, Joey O’Hara, Josh O’Connor, Ben Stanik, Mark Cunningham, Daniel O’Connor, Keane Griffin, Tom Kidd, Kieran O’Connor, Aaron Neary, Dylan Traynor.
Substitutes: Owen Okore, Luke Doyle, Conor French, Jay Martyn, Jamie Hayes, Jack Nolan, Gradi Lombotto.

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