Aghada GAA Club

Founded 1885

Co. Cork

U16 Football League win.

Rostellan

Download our mobile app to hear more about Aghada GAA Club.

See More

Match Report - U16 East Football – Aghada V Killeagh

Our U 16 footballers started their League campaign against a very strong and physical Killeagh side. On a perfect evening for football in Rostellan. The game started at a very fast pace with Eoin Motherway opening the scoring after just one minute with a great point. This was quickly followed by scores from Neill Cunningham and Michael Joseph.

John Manning was putting in a man of the match performance between the posts as Killeagh started to apply a lot of pressure. Two-point blank saves from John on the 12th and 13th minutes kept Aghada’s lead intact.

On the 19th Minute, the goal machine Fintan Cody struck a peach of the goal and within two minutes of his first Fintan was in again and only the cross bar stopped a certain goal. Dan Leahy, Scott Whyte and Sean Og were marshalling the defence and doing untold damage on the counter attack.

Neill Cunningham and Conell Rooney were dominating the midfield and setting up attack after attack. 22 minutes into the game disaster struck when a Dan Leahy received a black card, however the very versatile Thomas Land when straight into the full back position and did a fantastic job there.

Seamus Moloney, Jack Cobert and Ben Walsh added to a super first half performance. Aghada finished the half with another score from Fintan. The half ended 1-07 to 0-02 in favour of the Aghada men.

At half time mentors asked the players to increase their effort and to give an extra 20%. The player’s response was more like 50% extra. Seamus Moloney now pulling the strings in the half forward line along with Eoin Motherway and Jack Colbert. Captain Fantastic Neill Cunningham added another four points to Aghada’s total as the scores were coming more freely and bit by bit the score line opened.

John Manning was doing an excellent job marshalling his defence, with Sean Og and Sean O’Callaghan creating chance after chance.  Thomas Land was also putting in a huge performance in the back line.

The half back line of Scott Whyte, Donagh Collins and Kalem Keane were like an inter county defensive line. “Thou shalt not pass” was the moto of the night for the 3 defenders.

With the final score line ending up 1-11 to 0-04 to Aghada, you could say it was a very once sided match. However, the score line was not a fair reflection on both team’s performance on the night.

Other News

Download Clubify and subscribe for more news.

Adult 20club 20news

Adult Club News - 13/11/2018

Aghada Gaa NewsMain Sponsor – Irving OilU21 Prem 2 Coun...

U21hurling2018

U21 Prem 2 County quarter final – Aghada 1-10 v Ballincol...

Despite a very spirited performance, Aghada went down t...

A84b88f3 fbef 463f a982 eaa75ba6d0e4

Camogie Club AGM.

REMINDER : AGM camogie club Thursday 15th November at 7.3...

Img 20181108 wa0000

Minor Hurling East Cork League Champions

Powerful win from our Minor B Hurling Team tonight in the...

Img 20181111 wa0000

U16 Football League semi-final.

photo from u16 V Ballinhassig in East u16 B1 Football lea...

20181110 134911%280%29

Billy Ahern Cup

Feast of football in East Cork:Aghada U12 footballers ret...

Download Clubify

Get live information for Club on the Clubify App

App Store Google Play