OFFICIAL: FINN HARPS DRAW WITH ATHLONE – AND WILL FACE UCD IN PLAY-OFFS

first_imgSOCCER: Finn Harps FC will face UCD in the play-offs following tonight’s penultimate round of fixtures in the First Division. Harps already had secured second place and booked their place in play-offs a fortnight ago following their comprehensive win over UCD.They played Athlone Town FC tonight and they earned a share of the spoils in a decent game of football. There was a first senior start for BJ Banda and the young man performed well.There was also a rare start for Harps midfielder Kieran McDaid.A goal from Matthew Crossan on 35 minutes cancelled out Athlone’s opener on 15 minutes and that’s how it remained.UCD were left to battle it out with Shelbourne for the coveted final play-off spot. However, Shels fell to a 4-1 defeat away to First Division champions Wexford – and UCD defeated Cabinteely 1-0 to secure that play-off position.Harps finish out their campaign against Wexford Youths next weekend.While UCD face Waterford before the two sides clash over two legs for an opportunity to play Premier Division football next season.OFFICIAL: FINN HARPS DRAW WITH ATHLONE – AND WILL FACE UCD IN PLAY-OFFS was last modified: October 9th, 2015 by Mark ForkerShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:newsSportlast_img

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