Competition: League of Ireland Premier Division   Venue: Oriel Park    Attendance: 925   Referee: Derek Tomney
Dundalk
Dundalk

Chris Shields - Goal (51')

Shane O'Neill - Goal (55')

Fri 23 Mar 2012

2 - 1


(Full Time)
U.C.D
U.C.D

Paul Corry - Yellow Card (38')

Graham Rusk - Penalty (67')

Hugh Douglas - Yellow Card (89')



Team Lineup
Peter Cherrie (G)
Nathan Murphy (D)
Ben McLaughlin (D)
Derek Foran (D)
Liam Burns (D)
Chris Shields (M)
John Mountney (M)
Stephen McDonnell (M)
Paul Walsh (M)
Michael Rafter (F)
Shane O'Neill (F)
Gary Shanahan (Sub)
Chris Reilly (Sub)
Ger Hanley (Sub)
Dan Cunningham (Sub)
Gareth Coughlan (Sub)
Cian Byrne (Sub)
Robert Waters (Sub)



Game Matchtracker



Dundalk 2 - 1 U.C.D
90' + 4' - Full Time - It's all over and Dundalk hold on to get their first victory of the season.
Dundalk 2 - 1 U.C.D
90' + 4' - Cherrie claims the ball confidently and that should be the last action.
Dundalk 2 - 1 U.C.D
90' + 3' - UCD have one last chance to salvage something with a free-kick. They are throwing everyone forward.
Dundalk 2 - 1 U.C.D
90' - Three minutes will be added on.
Dundalk 2 - 1 U.C.D
89' - Yellow Card - Hugh Douglas is booked for U.C.D.
Dundalk 2 - 1 U.C.D
89' - Into the final minute here and UCD appear to have lost a bit of momentum after their earlier exerts.
Dundalk 2 - 1 U.C.D
85' - Into the last five minutes here and UCD are still threatening. Still some very strange decisions being made by the referee here.
Dundalk 2 - 1 U.C.D
83' - Substitution - Hugh Douglas comes in for Paul Corry in what is UCD's last change.
Dundalk 2 - 1 U.C.D
83' - UCD come close when Cherrie comes for a cross and misses. The ball goes wide.
Dundalk 2 - 1 U.C.D
82' - Into the last 10 minutes here and UCD are pressing for the winner.
Dundalk 2 - 1 U.C.D
77' - Dundalk manage to break out of their own half through Paul Walsh however with support he hits wide of the right hand post.
Dundalk 2 - 1 U.C.D
75' - Dundalk under severe pressure here as UCD go in search of an equaliser.
Dundalk 2 - 1 U.C.D
74' - The attendance in Oriel Park tonight is 925.
Dundalk 2 - 1 U.C.D
69' - Substitution - Dundalk Sub - Cian Byrne replaces the very impressive Ben McLaughlin. A great debut for the 16 year-old McLaughlin!
Dundalk 2 - 1 U.C.D
67' - Penalty - Graham Rusk steps up and tucks away the penalty. 2-1. Game on!
Dundalk 2 - 0 U.C.D
66' - Chaos here at Oriel! Peter Cherrie saves a brilliant shot before the goalkeeper is adjudged to have fouled Graham Rusk. It's a penalty to the Students! Strange decision.
Dundalk 2 - 0 U.C.D
65' - Substitution - Dundalk Sub - A forced change for Dundalk as goalscorer Shane O'Neill goes off injured and is replaced by U19 player Chris Reilly.
Dundalk 2 - 0 U.C.D
63' - The opening goal was in fact scored by captain Chris Shields and not John Mountney.
Dundalk 2 - 0 U.C.D
62' - Substitution - UCD double Sub - Mark Langtry replaces Barry McCabe, and Cillian Morrison replaces Robbie Benson.
Dundalk 2 - 0 U.C.D
60' - On the hour mark here and Dundalk appear to have settled somewhat and are containing UCD. In other news, the bovril is great.
Dundalk 2 - 0 U.C.D
55' - Goal - Just as I say that, Dundalk double their lead! Shane O'Neill heads over McGinley following an assist from Rafter.
Dundalk 1 - 0 U.C.D
54' - That goal marked an end to the goal drought and it appears to have got Dundalk going.
Dundalk 1 - 0 U.C.D
50' - Substitute Dan Cunningham provided the cross for the goal!
Dundalk 1 - 0 U.C.D
50' - Goal - From the free-kick Dundalk score their first goal of the season! John Mountney with a bullet header past McGinley!
Dundalk 0 - 0 U.C.D
49' - Dundalk have won a free-kick around 25 yards from goal.
Dundalk 0 - 0 U.C.D
46' - Second Half - I have decided to bite the bullet and chance bovril. Meanwhile the second half begins.
Dundalk 0 - 0 U.C.D
46' - Substitution - Dundalk Sub - Dan Cunningham replaces Stephen McDonnell at the break.
Dundalk 0 - 0 U.C.D
45' - Half Time - No added time at the end of the first-half and the teams go in scoreless at the break. Dundalk now 580 minutes without a competitive goal!
Dundalk 0 - 0 U.C.D
43' - Dundalk force a corner however it comes to nothing.
Dundalk 0 - 0 U.C.D
41' - Dundalk almost through on goal with O'Neill but McGinley grabs the ball from his feet.
Dundalk 0 - 0 U.C.D
38' - Yellow Card - Paul Corry is booked for U.C.D for a foul on Foran it appears. I thought Foran fouled Corry, but hey, I'm not the referee tonight!
Dundalk 0 - 0 U.C.D
37' - From that free-kick UCD almost took the lead when Daniel Ledwith's shot was pushed away by Peter Cherrie.
Dundalk 0 - 0 U.C.D
36' - UCD win a free-kick around 30 yards from goal after Derek Foran upendended Robbie Benson.
Dundalk 0 - 0 U.C.D
35' - I am delighted to say that the crowd has picked up and there appears to be a decent sized crowd in for this one.
Dundalk 0 - 0 U.C.D
33' - Some questionable decisions here from the referee as he awards UCD a few dangerous free-kicks but they come to nothing.
Dundalk 0 - 0 U.C.D
28' - As we approach the half hour mark, the game has gone a little quiet with the ball not able to get past midfield.
Dundalk 0 - 0 U.C.D
24' - Michael Rafter's shot is wonderfully saved by McGinley again after he created space on the left hand side.
Dundalk 0 - 0 U.C.D
21' - Within seconds UCD should have opened the scoring as the away side broke through the centre of defence and Mulhall's shot saved by Cherrie.
Dundalk 0 - 0 U.C.D
20' - How Dundalk haven't scored is beyond me! Shane O'Neil and Michael Rafter link up well and Stephen McDonnell's shot was tipped brilliantly on to the bar. Rafter's rebound was wonderfully cleared off the line by UCD 'keeper McGinley.
Dundalk 0 - 0 U.C.D
18' - O'Connor gets into a dangerous position and cross goes right across goal.
Dundalk 0 - 0 U.C.D
15' - UCD beginning to gain some control of the match here and are starting to create chances.
Dundalk 0 - 0 U.C.D
12' - Anyway, back to the football and it is an even match so far with the visitors controlling most of the possession.
Dundalk 0 - 0 U.C.D
11' - Not sure if it is something I will be trying...I think I'll stick to coffee!
Dundalk 0 - 0 U.C.D
11' - It is also worth mentioning that Bovril makes its long awaited return to Oriel Park tonight! The beefy drink makes its return to Friday nights due to popular demand.
Dundalk 0 - 0 U.C.D
10' - 10 minutes gone here and a fairly scrappy affair so far, the most action so far has been the Oriel dog!
Dundalk 0 - 0 U.C.D
5' - We have seen the Anfield cat already this season, now we have the Oriel dog! A dog has decided to intervene in the game and makes a darting run across the pitch!
Dundalk 0 - 0 U.C.D
1' - UCD with the first chance at goal as Paul O'Conor shoots over Peter Cherrie's goal.
Dundalk 0 - 0 U.C.D
1' - Kick-off - Dundalk to kick off and will shoot towards the Carrick Road end in the first half (From left to right)
Dundalk 0 - 0 U.C.D
0' - Hopefully it will pick up.
Dundalk 0 - 0 U.C.D
0' - The teams are out on the pitch and run out on to a poor enough crowd it must be said.
Dundalk 0 - 0 U.C.D
0' - Anyone who wants to get involved are more than welcome to - you can contact us by email - extratimelive@gmail.com and on the tweet machine you can contact me @dcrawley92 to join the fun!
Dundalk 0 - 0 U.C.D
0' - A change in referee for this one. Phil Caschera replaces the Derek Tomney.
Dundalk 0 - 0 U.C.D
0' - Just over five minutes until kick-off and we await the teams.
Dundalk 0 - 0 U.C.D
0' - It is a mild evening here in Oriel but rather chilly. The pitch is in great condition as always!
Dundalk 0 - 0 U.C.D
0' - The teams are in and available to view on the match page. Lilywhite legend Jim Mclaughlin's grandson Ben is a notable starter for Dundalk while Paul Corry makes his first start of the season for the visitors!
Dundalk 0 - 0 U.C.D
0' - Hello and welcome to Oriel Park. Darren Crawley here to take you through tonight's proceedings as Dundalk welcome UCD to County Louth.




Team Lineup
Mark McGinley (G)
David O'Connor (D)
Ciaran Nangle (D)
Daniel Ledwith (D)
James Kavanagh (D)
Paul O'Conor (M)
Chris Mulhall (M)
Barry McCabe (M)
Paul Corry (M)
Graham Rusk (F)
Robbie Benson (F)
Cillian Morrison (Sub)
Niall McLaughlin (Sub)
Mark Langtry (Sub)
Stephen Doyle (Sub)
Hugh Douglas (Sub)
Dean Clarke (Sub)
Ger Barron (Sub)