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)
UCD
UCD

Paul Corry - Yellow Card (38')

Graham Rusk - Penalty (67')

Hugh Douglas - Yellow Card (89')



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



Game Matchtracker



Dundalk 2 - 1 UCD
90' + 4' - Full Time - It's all over and Dundalk hold on to get their first victory of the season.
Dundalk 2 - 1 UCD
90' + 4' - Cherrie claims the ball confidently and that should be the last action.
Dundalk 2 - 1 UCD
90' + 3' - UCD have one last chance to salvage something with a free-kick. They are throwing everyone forward.
Dundalk 2 - 1 UCD
90' - Three minutes will be added on.
Dundalk 2 - 1 UCD
89' - Yellow Card - Hugh Douglas is booked for U.C.D.
Dundalk 2 - 1 UCD
89' - Into the final minute here and UCD appear to have lost a bit of momentum after their earlier exerts.
Dundalk 2 - 1 UCD
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 UCD
83' - Substitution - Hugh Douglas comes in for Paul Corry in what is UCD's last change.
Dundalk 2 - 1 UCD
83' - UCD come close when Cherrie comes for a cross and misses. The ball goes wide.
Dundalk 2 - 1 UCD
82' - Into the last 10 minutes here and UCD are pressing for the winner.
Dundalk 2 - 1 UCD
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 UCD
75' - Dundalk under severe pressure here as UCD go in search of an equaliser.
Dundalk 2 - 1 UCD
74' - The attendance in Oriel Park tonight is 925.
Dundalk 2 - 1 UCD
69' - Substitution - Dundalk Sub - Cian Byrne replaces the very impressive Ben McLaughlin. A great debut for the 16 year-old McLaughlin!
Dundalk 2 - 1 UCD
67' - Penalty - Graham Rusk steps up and tucks away the penalty. 2-1. Game on!
Dundalk 2 - 0 UCD
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 UCD
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 UCD
63' - The opening goal was in fact scored by captain Chris Shields and not John Mountney.
Dundalk 2 - 0 UCD
62' - Substitution - UCD double Sub - Mark Langtry replaces Barry McCabe, and Cillian Morrison replaces Robbie Benson.
Dundalk 2 - 0 UCD
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 UCD
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 UCD
54' - That goal marked an end to the goal drought and it appears to have got Dundalk going.
Dundalk 1 - 0 UCD
50' - Substitute Dan Cunningham provided the cross for the goal!
Dundalk 1 - 0 UCD
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 UCD
49' - Dundalk have won a free-kick around 25 yards from goal.
Dundalk 0 - 0 UCD
46' - Second Half - I have decided to bite the bullet and chance bovril. Meanwhile the second half begins.
Dundalk 0 - 0 UCD
46' - Substitution - Dundalk Sub - Dan Cunningham replaces Stephen McDonnell at the break.
Dundalk 0 - 0 UCD
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 UCD
43' - Dundalk force a corner however it comes to nothing.
Dundalk 0 - 0 UCD
41' - Dundalk almost through on goal with O'Neill but McGinley grabs the ball from his feet.
Dundalk 0 - 0 UCD
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 UCD
37' - From that free-kick UCD almost took the lead when Daniel Ledwith's shot was pushed away by Peter Cherrie.
Dundalk 0 - 0 UCD
36' - UCD win a free-kick around 30 yards from goal after Derek Foran upendended Robbie Benson.
Dundalk 0 - 0 UCD
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 UCD
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 UCD
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 UCD
24' - Michael Rafter's shot is wonderfully saved by McGinley again after he created space on the left hand side.
Dundalk 0 - 0 UCD
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 UCD
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 UCD
18' - O'Connor gets into a dangerous position and cross goes right across goal.
Dundalk 0 - 0 UCD
15' - UCD beginning to gain some control of the match here and are starting to create chances.
Dundalk 0 - 0 UCD
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 UCD
11' - Not sure if it is something I will be trying...I think I'll stick to coffee!
Dundalk 0 - 0 UCD
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 UCD
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 UCD
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 UCD
1' - UCD with the first chance at goal as Paul O'Conor shoots over Peter Cherrie's goal.
Dundalk 0 - 0 UCD
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 UCD
0' - Hopefully it will pick up.
Dundalk 0 - 0 UCD
0' - The teams are out on the pitch and run out on to a poor enough crowd it must be said.
Dundalk 0 - 0 UCD
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 UCD
0' - A change in referee for this one. Phil Caschera replaces the Derek Tomney.
Dundalk 0 - 0 UCD
0' - Just over five minutes until kick-off and we await the teams.
Dundalk 0 - 0 UCD
0' - It is a mild evening here in Oriel but rather chilly. The pitch is in great condition as always!
Dundalk 0 - 0 UCD
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 UCD
0' - Hello and welcome to Oriel Park. Darren Crawley here to take you through tonight's proceedings as Dundalk welcome UCD to County Louth.




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