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(U17) Dominos Pizza Cup Final ; Park FC 4-3 Killarney Celtic

After last weeks penalty heroics against Dynamos in the Cup semi-final we had a six day turn around before the Final against Killarney Celtic in Mounthawk Park & the week started badly with the news that one of our most valuable players Adam Ward would miss the game after picking up an injury after a bad tackle in the semi-final win.
We did a bit of positional & formation changes to help counter Adams loss in the run up to Wednesdays game & with everyone else flying fit & raring to go we headed into the final optimistic against Celtic.  Continue reading (U17) Dominos Pizza Cup Final ; Park FC 4-3 Killarney Celtic

Park Fc Club Fixtures , Weekending Sunday 04th June 2017 .

Monday 29th May 2017 
U16 Trophy World Premier
Mastergeeha  v  Park A   ,   7-00pm .

Tuesday 30th May 2017
U13 Daly’s Supervalu Premier League Play-off
Killorglin A  v  Park A   ,   6-30 Venue Mounthawk Park All-Weather Pitch**.

Wednesday 31st May 2017
U17 Dominos Pizza Cup Final
Killarney Celtic  v  Park Fc   ,   7-00pm Venue Mounthawk Park All-Weather Pitch**.

Thursday 01st June 2017
U13 Daly’s Supervalu U13 Div.2
MEK  v  Park C   ,   7-30pm .
U15 Killarney Plaza Premier
Listowel Celtic  v  Park A   ,   7-00pm .

Friday 02nd June 2017
U12 JK Sports Div.1
Park B  v  Killarney Athletic   ,   6-00pm .

Saturday 03rd June 2017
U15 Killarney Plaza Premier
Killarney Celtic  v  Park A   ,   12-00pm .

(U17) Dominos Pizza Cup Semi Final ; Park Fc 2-2 Tralee Dynamos , Park won 3-2 on pens

On a warm Wednesday night the game gets underway the ball goes down the wing and Conor runs towards the goal and shoots but the keeper saves. Kevin gets the ball and passes to Jack but his shot goes wide. Again park go on the attack and force a corner its taken short and then passed to Adam who shoots low into the left hand corner of the net 1-0 park. The game flows back and forward park get a free kick Conor O’Brien takes it and drives it low and into the net  to make it 2-0 the park. Jack takes a shot but it goes over the bar. Second half Dynamo’s start off strong and their forward takes a shot but Jack makes a great save.  Aaron passes the ball to Connor but his shot goes over the bar  Dynamos go on the attack and run down the wing  and the forward shoots goal,2-1. Dynamos have their heads up  and make another attack  as they go forward he is deemed to have been pulled down Penalty   2-2  Extra time gets underway and park are tested many times by Dynamos but stay strong  and the game flows up and down the pitch but neither team come close to scoring  with the game ending 2-2 after extra time with a penalty shootout to decide the winners .1) Aaron penalty saved .2) Dean penalty  Scored 3) Conor O’Brien penalty saved 4) JR..penalty scored 5) David Oba penalty Scored. Goalkeeper Jack Rogers replied with the final three penalties being brilliantly saved by him to make it 3-2 the park .
Team. Jack Rogers, Dean Scanlon, Jack Donohue, Mike Lacey, Kevin Brown, Conor Higgins, Adam Ward, Culan Sweeney, Aaron Ward, Conor O’Brien, David Oba, JR.Tshoka, Daniel Ianko, Merlin Xhamaili, Alfie Christie,YuYu Abe .
Well played,all team gave 100% myself ,Dave and George are delighted with your performance and look forward to the. Final and let’s hope its third time lucky well done everyone.
M.O.M   Jack Rogers


Report by Jim O’Driscoll .