St Brendan’s Park FC ladies pictured before their match on Sunday July 29 v Fenit Samphires F.C. ladies at Christy Leahy Park.
Park FC ladies in their first competitive match enjoyed a 5-3 win. Lauren Dowling enjoyed her day scoring an impressive hat trick. Caoimhe Moore and Jasmine Ryle also netted for the Park.
Well done to both teams and best of luck to all for the season ahead.
Thanks Pa Kerins for the photo
St Brendan’s Park FC u17 team before their recent cup final win. Park FC defeated fellow Tralee side Tralee Dynamos 3-1 with a superb team performance and an impressive hat trick from Padraig McCannon Jnr. Tony Duggan was the Dynamos scorer with an excellent late free kick.
Club Results Weekending 11/2/18
Killarney Athletic 0 : 4 St Brendans Park Fc U13A
St Brendans Park Fc U14A 5 : 1 Listowel Celtic
Inter Kenmare 1 : 3 St Brendans Park Fc U15A
Denny Youth League
Castleisland 1 : 1 St. Brendan’s Park Fc
Club Results Week Ending 26/11/17
U12 Div. 2
St. Brendan’s Park Fc 5 : 1 Mastergeeha
St. Brendan’s Park Fc 2 : 2 Killarney Athletic
St. Brendan’s Park Fc 1 : 10 Killarney Celtic
U16 Div. 2
St. Brendan’s Park Fc 1 : 4 Mastergeeha
FAI Youth Cup
Killarney Celtic 1 : 2 St. Brendan’s Park Fc
Denny Div. 1B
St. Brendan’s Park Fc 2 : 2 Castlemaine Utd
Club Results Weekending 12/11/17
SKECHERS SFAI CUP
St.Brendand’s Park Fc U14A 7: 1 Charleville U14 12.30pm
St.Brendand’s Park Fc U16A 2 : 1 Nenagh U16
JK SPORTS U12 Div.2
St.Brendand’s Park Fc U12B 1 : 3 Camp Juniors 10am
Tralee Trophy World U16 Div.2
Fenit Samphires 4 : 2 St.Brendand’s Park Fc U16B
Munster Youths Cup , Kerry Area Semi Finals
St.Brendand’s Park Fc 5 : 1 Castleisland Afc
St.Brendand’s Park Fc 4: 2 Mastergeeha Fc
Last Saturday the 13A squad progressed to the next round of the National Cup in an away fixtures to Aisling Annocotty 13Bs.
It took the Park boys a while to get going in a wet and wind Annacotty, the first goal came through Darragh Cunnane who also helped himself to a second before halftime. In between Darraghs two goals Odhran Ferris with a left footed cracker from just outside the box and Callum O`Sullivan made if four to the park at halftime.
In the second half the Park totally dominated the position side of the game but only managed to convert this position into a further two goals, the first goal of the second-half saw Darragh Cunnane complete this hat-trick and the second came from a corner kick which was converted by the towering Venis Jahiri .
A big thank you to all the parents that helped with transport on the day and also to Aisling Annocotty for the hospitality to all that traveled on the day.
Squad on the day.
Richard Healy, Luke Casey, Darragh Cunnane, Odhran Ferris, Venis Jahiri, Adam McDonagh, Ray McGrath, Cian O`Gara, Jamie O`Shea, Callum O`Sullivan, Ewan O`Sullivan, Michael Tansley, Noah Townsend.
Joint Man Of The Match; Luke Casy and Darragh Cunnane.
JK Sports Div.2
St Brendan’s Park FC Under 12Bs 3 : 2 Listowel Celtic Under 12Bs
St Brendan’s Park FC Under 12 Bs took the field against a strong, determined Listowel Celtic side, who started impressively and bossed the first 15 minutes of the game in front of an enthusiastic crowd.
Our defence held firm, with man-of-the-match Rory showing excellent control and touch, backed up by Sean Solomon, Killian and Zach to neutralise Celtic’s rampaging raids. When Celtic did break through, Sean Heaslip was immense in goal.
But we grew into the game, helped by a speedy midfield of Odhran, William and Trey while captain for the day, Eldion, was everywhere in his defensive midfield role, marshalling the defence while inspiring the attack.
With 10 minutes to the half time break, Odhran converted a through ball from Eldion to put Park FC 1-0 up at the break. Coach Paul was full of encouragement at half time, but early in the second half Celtic slipped our offside trap and equalised with a neat finish from their centre forward.
We poured forward in search of a goal and five minutes later it came, Odhran neatly finishing for his second of the game after great movement from attackers Marc and Adam. The game was now incredibly open, with attacks flowing from end to end and the enthusiastic crowd roaring on their charges. Celtic pushed for an equaliser and camped out for long periods in our half, rattling the crossbar with a thunderbolt of a shot, but from a long though ball from Zach on our next attack, Trey found himself with only the goalkeeper to beat and did so with some style to make it 3-1.
Celtic got a goal back in the dying embers of the game and pushed hard for a leveller in the final few seconds, but it was not to be and we held on for the win in a cracking game.
RESULTS WEEK ENDING 15/10/17
DENNY YOUTH LEAGUE
St. Brendan’s Park Fc 2 : 1 Castleisland Fc
Vithit Kerryschoolboysgirls League 12/10/17
Killarney Celtic U16B 3 : 0 St. Brendan’s Park Fc U16B
SKECHERS SFAI CUP
Killarney Athletic U12A 2 : 0 St. Brendan’s Park Fc U12A
Caherdavin Celtic Fc u16 1 : 4 St. Brendan’s Park Fc U16A ,
Vithit Kerryschoolboysgirls League 14/10/17
St. Brendan’s Park Fc U12B 3 : 1 Listowel Celtic U12B
St. Brendan’s Park Fc 2 : 1 Castlegregory Celtic
SKECHERS SFAI CUP 3rd Round 14/10/17
Killarney Athletic U12A 0 : 2 St. Brendan’s Park Fc U12A
On Saturday last our U12A team travelled to Killarney Athletic in the Skechers SFAI Cup 3rd round. In the opening quarter of the first half it was pretty frantic with both side looking threatening. We had the better of possession and we were unfortunate not to take the lead when a lovely one-two down our right had side between Aaron Powell and Andrew Kerins saw Aaron through with the keeper and his shot was well saved at the near post from the Athletic goalkeeper. Athletic thought they had an opportunity to score when their striker raced through on Oisin O’Halloron’s goal and as he was lining up his shot in came Immanuel Manu with a wonderfully timed sliding tackle to spare his keeper having to be called into action keeping the game scoreless. We began to control the game more and more. In goal Oshìn O’Halloran hadn’t much to do with Immanuel Manu & James Fisher dominant in defence winning the ball back in what seemed almost every occasion that they faced a direct opponent, with Andrew Kerins(right) & Ciarán Kavanagh(left) bombing up and down the wings at every opportunity, our midfield trio of Nathan Aherne,Bruno Browzy & Aaron Powell controlling the middle third of the pitch and with Seamus Kelly Up front causing a lot of problems to the Athletic defence with his direct running towards the Athletic goal. As legs began to tire towards the end of the half we replaced Aaron and Bruno for Jay Jay Olajitan & Jack Slattery in the 24th min. A tactical switch was needed with Seamus dropping into midfield to replace Bruno and Jack going in as the no.10 for Aaron which meant Jay Jay slotting in up front. With less then a minute of the changes we reaped an instant reward, Ciarian Kavanagh and Seamus Kelly combined down the left to set Jay Jay away, he bust through towards the Athletic goal at a almost light speed with the defenders trailing in his wake, when he arrived on the edge of the box he had the composure and presence of mind to look inside to see Jack who’s movement was superb to find a pocket of space and Jay Jay’s perfectly waited pass to was finished expertly by Jack to put us in front with a fantastic fluid move. We pressed for a second goal before half time, and almost got one when Seamus forced a corner. Jack from our right took the corner right footed, it was almost the inch perfect he floated the ball over to the back post only to see his delivery cannoned off the up right to go agonisingly wide and see us going in at halftime with a deserved 1-0 lead.
At half time we introduced Justin O’Sullivan for Nathan , who had pick up a knock. Mid way through the second half Justin received the ball out wide on the left just in the opposition half he drove at the first on coming defender jinking past him in towards the corner of the box as the second defender approached Justin turned on the style, he did a 360 roulette like Zidane in his prime, as the next defender tried in vain to win the ball Justin with the faintest of touches flicked the ball past him to set himself right in the top of the box and with composure well beyond his years gave the Athletic keeper no chance with his shot back across goal as it looked like he was going to shoot to the keepers near side. A superb individual goal from Justin that put us in the driving seat. Athletic were still looking dangerous on the counter attack and they forced Oisin into a superb save with his right foot to consolidate his clean sheet. We almost got a third from Jack, Justin again drove in from the left hand side when he was up ended to win a free kick about 20 yards from goal, Jack free kick was perfectly waited strike had the keeper beaten and seemed to be heading towards the top corner only for an Athletic defender to head it on to the cross bar and out for a corner. A wonderful effort on goal followed by a brilliant defencive clearance to keep the scoreline at 2-0 and that how the game finished.
A great team performance against a good Killarney Athletic team. We had massive performances from Andrew, Jack, Seamus & James. with Immanuel just shading the Man of the Match.
With that being said we’d like thanks the parents of our boys for their brilliant support and Killarney Athletic for the hospitality with a fine spread laid on for us afterwards in their club house.
Team: Oisin O’Halloran (gk), Andrew Kerins, Ciaran Kavanagh, James Fisher, Immanuel Manu, Nathan Aherne, Bruno Browzy, Aaron Powell, Seamus Kelly.
Subs: Marcus Connolly, Sam Fitzgerald, Ryan McMahon, Jack Slattery, Justin O’Sullivan & Jay Jay Olijatian