Competition: Friendly   Venue: Unknown    Attendance:    Referee: Joe Gallagher
Newry City
Newry City
Sun 26 Feb 2012

0 - 2


(Full Time)
Dundalk
Dundalk

Michael Rafter - Goal (62' + None')

Liam Burns - Goal (85')



Team Lineup
Nathan Morley-Hillen (G)
Chris McMahon (D)
Darren King (D)
Stephen Hutchinson (D)
Ian Curran (D)
David Masterson (M)
Mark Hughes (M)
James Hand (M)
Darren Freeman (M)
Daniel Hughes (F)
Stephen Hughes (F)
Sean Hand (Sub)
Darragh Hanaphy (Sub)
Timothy Grant (Sub)



Game Matchtracker



Newry City 0 - 2 Dundalk
90' - That concludes Dundalk's pre-season schedule before they head to Monaghan for the season opener on Friday evening.
Newry City 0 - 2 Dundalk
90' - Full Time - Full-time here in Newry and Dundalk have won the game 2-0 and with that they have claimed the first annual cross-border cup.
Newry City 0 - 2 Dundalk
89' - Dundalk look comfortable as they close out the game.
Newry City 0 - 2 Dundalk
85' - Goal - Dundalk double their advantage through Liam Burns! After winning a free-kick, Coughlan, drilled a brilliant cross into the area where Liam Burns steered home from close range.
Newry City 0 - 1 Dundalk
82' - Newry go close with a brilliant effort however it is met with an equally brilliant tip over from Dundalk 'keeper Peter Cherrie.
Newry City 0 - 1 Dundalk
76' - Substitution - Changes for Dundalk - Coughlan replaces Rob Waters and Andrew Harte comes on for the goalscorer Rafter.
Newry City 0 - 1 Dundalk
73' - From the free-kick, Cunningham hits straight at the goalkeeper.
Newry City 0 - 1 Dundalk
72' - Dundalk have won a free-kick on the edge of the area after a run by Rafter.
Newry City 0 - 1 Dundalk
70' - Very little has happened since the goal. Dundalk with one or two breaks but came to nothing.
Newry City 0 - 1 Dundalk
62' - Goal - Dundalk take the lead through Michael Rafter! A through ball fell to Rafter who neatly tucked the ball into the net from 10 yards.
Newry City 0 - 0 Dundalk
60' - Just on the hour mark,Dundalk thought they had been awarded a penalty as Cunningham was brought to ground, however the linesman had flagged for offside.
Newry City 0 - 0 Dundalk
58' - Paul Walsh crossed and after a looping ball back in, the Newry 'keeper held well.
Newry City 0 - 0 Dundalk
57' - Dan Cunningham wins a free-kick for Dundalk just outside the area on the left side.
Newry City 0 - 0 Dundalk
56' - Break in play here after Chris Shields went in strongly on a Newry player. The Newry player receiving treatment but appears to be okay.
Newry City 0 - 0 Dundalk
54' - Dundalk force the first real opening of the half as Rafter gets between Newry defenders but his effort is easily saved.
Newry City 0 - 0 Dundalk
53' - Hernany and Stapleton are both on trial with the Lilywhites.
Newry City 0 - 0 Dundalk
52' - Interesting to see Mountney now playing at right back leaving Foran and Burns as centre-halves and Hernany as a holding midfielder.
Newry City 0 - 0 Dundalk
46' - Dundalk changes - Darren Stapleton, Paul Walsh and Hernany all come on for Danville,Murphy and Coughlan.
Newry City 0 - 0 Dundalk
46' - The teams are back out on the pitch and the game re-starts.
Newry City 0 - 0 Dundalk
45' - Half Time - Half-time here in Newry. Scoreless at the break with Newry starting the better but Dundalk grew into the game as the half went on.
Newry City 0 - 0 Dundalk
45' - Dundalk living dangerously as Liam Burns heads away a dangerous cross. Corner for Newry but cross gathered by Cherrie.
Newry City 0 - 0 Dundalk
40' - 5 minutes until half-time and to be fair it has been a poor match so far.
Newry City 0 - 0 Dundalk
35' - Apologies in advance for some possible confusion over player names. It is difficult to make out some players from the position here.
Newry City 0 - 0 Dundalk
32' - John Mountney's shot from distance is pushed out for a corner. Newry clear the corner.
Newry City 0 - 0 Dundalk
31' - Penalty shout for Dundalk as Michael Rafter is taken down inside the box, however the referee is having none of it.
Newry City 0 - 0 Dundalk
29' - Rob Waters tries to direct Derek Foran's shot into the net but it goes wide. Best chance for Dundalk so far.
Newry City 0 - 0 Dundalk
28' - With almost half an hour gone, the game has been a scrappy fare thus far.
Newry City 0 - 0 Dundalk
27' - Today also sees the return of Dundalk assistant manager John Whyte to his former club.
Newry City 0 - 0 Dundalk
26' - Former Dundalk players James Hand,Steven Hutchinson and Sean Hand are in the Nerwry squad today, as is ex-Monaghan Darragh Hanaphy.
Newry City 0 - 0 Dundalk
24' - Dundalk FC. - Peter Cherrie, Derek Foran, Dan Cunningham, Luke Danville, Liam Burns, Chris Shields, Robert Waters, John Mountney, Michael Rafter, Gareth Coughlan, Nathan Murphy, SUBS - Hernany Macedo, Darren Stapleton, Paul Walsh, Andrew Harte, Ger Hanley.
Newry City 0 - 0 Dundalk
23' - A fairly overcast day here in Newry with some light drizzle and a slight breeze but the pitch appears to be in decent condition.
Newry City 0 - 0 Dundalk
20' - The teams are in and will be up in a moment. Here is the Newry City - Nathan Morley-Hillen, Darren King, Steven Hutchinson, Chris McMahon, Ian Curran, Darren Freeman, Steven Hughes, David Masterson, James Hand, David Hughes, Mark Hughes. SUBS - Timmy Grant, Sean Hand, Darragh Hanaphy.
Newry City 0 - 0 Dundalk
18' - We have played close to twenty minutes here and Newry City have had most of the chances with midfielder Steven Hughes going closest with a curling free kick on 7 minutes.




Team Lineup
Peter Cherrie (G)
Derek Foran (D)
Luke Danville (D)
Dan Cunningham (D)
Liam Burns (D)
Robert Waters (M)
Chris Shields (M)
Nathan Murphy (M)
John Mountney (M)
Gareth Coughlan (M)
Michael Rafter (F)
Paul Walsh (Sub)
Darren Stapleton (Sub)
Hernany Macedo (Sub)
Andrew Harte (Sub)
Ger Hanley (Sub)