Clan na Gael. (Pic: Ciarán Culligan)
Ray McCabe fired in the only goal of the game to help Clan na Gael overcome Glyde Rangers on Thursday night.
The first half between the teams was a relatively close affair and although the Clans enjoyed the better chances, Glyde
The Clans always looked on course to maintain their advantage in the second half and McCabe’s goal ensured they took control of proceedings. With Conor Noonan and Billy Smith contributing the majority of the points, their side held out for victory.
Clan na Gael: Seán Smith; Ian Carr, Donal Boyle, Kevin Carroll; Craig Long (0-1), Stephen Fitzpatrick (0-1), Paul Crewe; Conor Noonan (0-5), Robbie Curran; Mark Newell, Mark McGeown (0-1), Stephen Coleman; Billy Smith (0-3), Conall McKeever, Paul Gore
Subs: Ray McCabe (1-0), JJ Quigley (0-1), Micheál McDonnell, Aidan McCabe, E. Cooney
Glyde Rangers: David Brennan; Conor McCullough (0-1),
Subs: Alan Brennan, Niall Bird, Jason Dullaghan, Stephen Sharkey
Referee: Gerard Corrigan (Mattock Rangers)