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THE RESULTS FOR SEASON 2005/2006
BELOW ARE RESULTS FROM LEESIDE'S PREMIER AND PREMIER A TEAM ALSO FROM OUR UNDER 17 TEAM.
Leeside have started the season as the only club with two teams in the premier league, our second team won one B last season and now play in the premier A . John Shine is the manager of the Premier team ,Gary Tobin will take charge of the Premier A team.
Both teams started there seasons with game's in the Linnane cup,The premier team won both there games against Strand utd and Macroom and advanced to the quarter final against Coachford. The second team were drawn in a very hard group, up against Maymount and St John Boscos, they put in good performances but lost both.
PARK UTD 6 LEESIDE 1
Leeside made the long journey to park last night and came away with a heavy defeat.Leeside made the journey short a few regulars and matters were made worse when players got delayed in traffic and didnt make the start of the game.Leeside went a goal down very early and never recovered ,park ran out easy winners as stand in keeper padrig purcell had a busy time in the Leeside goal.
LEESIDE 1 MAYMOUNT 1.
Leeside dropped two more points at home to Maymount last Sunday.Leeside took the lead early on but a mistake by centre half Connor O Leary allowed Maymount centre forward in on goal and he made no mistake to level the game.
GREENMOUNT 1 LEESIDE 6
Leeside had a good win over Greenmount in Greenmount last week. Joe lyons opened the scoreing after 15 minutes ,Ger O Mahony added a second a few minutes later .Leeside added two more before half time.Leeside started the second half still looking for more goals and got a fifth ten minutes into the second half from Derek Delea.Greenmount got one back when Jason Keegan headed into his own goal trying to to stop a greenmount shot.Mick Kennely got the sixth goal for Leeside from a freekick just outside the box.A good result for Leeside which will move them up the table.
MUNSTER JUNIOR CUP
DRINAGH 2 LEESIDE 1
Leeside are out of the Munster Junior after loseing away to West Cork team Drinagh Rangers in the quarter final last Sunday.Leeside started the game playing some good football on a very poor surface for a game of such importance ,but as the game wore on Drinagh came more into it playing more direct football.Drinagh had one or two half chances that Cieran Mullins delt with ,Alek Nodwell had the first real chance of the game when the ball broke to him after a great Leeside move but with the keeper out of his goal Alek lifted his goalbound shot over the bar.Leeside had the ball in the net after 30minutes,a great ball by Derek Delea released Alek Nodwell inbehind the Drinagh defence,Alek ran at the goal before knocking the ball back across goal to Derek who placed his shot low past the Drinagh keeper.Leeside though they had scored but for some reason the linesman raised his flag and gave offside when clearly there was no offside.Drinagh took the lead ten minutes later a long ball played forward was knocked back across the Leeside goal where a Drinagh player was unmarked and from ten yards placed his shot into the corner past Cieran Mullins . Leeside came out in the second half pushing for an equaliser and should have got it after five minutes when Derek got in behind the defence but the ball got stuck under his feet ,he got a weak shot away that the keeper turned around the post for a corner. Drinagh went two up fifteen minutes into the second half, Jason Keegan sliced his clearence over the Leeside keeper who had come to collect the ball which left the Drinagh forward a simple tap in to make it two nil. Leeside piled on the pressure after this but the Drinagh defence held firm,Leeside had all the play and did every thing but score as tim was running out.Leeside got one back with ten minutes to go when Derek headed in at the far post after Connor O Leary had knocked the ball back across the goal. Leeside now laid seige to the Drinagh goal creating chance after chance. Derek though he had equalised in injury time but with the keeper beat his shot came back off the post.It wasn't going to be Leeside's day as Drinagh held firm and advanced to the semi-final where they meet Clonmel town.
LEESIDE 1 PASSAGE 0
Leeside won there first game in the league last Sunday when they beat Passage by one goal to nil.Leeside were on top from the start of this game and should have went ahead after 6 minutes, Derek Delea was taken down in the box by the Passage keeper,he took the penalty himself but the keeper made a great save.Leeside had to wait till the second half to take the lead,Jason Keegan was on hand to turn the ball in after a Leeside corner broke to him in the Passage box.Passage pushed men forward after this but found Connor O Leary and Jason in great form,Leeside had a few chances to score again but failed ,Jason's goal enough to give them all three points.
TOGHER 3 LEESIDE B 0.
Leeside's b team suffered another defeat on Saturday away to Togher.Leeside started well enough and should have taken the lead after twenty minutes when Jamie Barry broke through the togher defence but he took the ball to close to the keeper and wasted his chance.Togher took advantage of Leesides miss and went on to score 3 unanswered goals.Leeside will look back at jamies miss and wonder what might have happened if he scored.
MUNSTER JUNIOR CUP.
LEESIDE 3 MAYMOUNT 0.
Leeside are into the quarter final of the Munster Junior Cup after a great victory over premier rivals Maymount.Maymount had beaten Leeside in the league allready this season so would have deing favourites to advance,This was a different Leeside team full of confidence and running and they took the game to Maymount from the very start.Leeside took the lead after fifteen minutes, a Leeside corner was headed out to the waiting Mick Kennelly who gave the Keeper no chance with a great left footed volley from twenty yards.Maymount came more into the game after this but found chances hard to come by as Connor O Leary and the rest of the Leeside back were in great form.Leeside should have went two up just before half time, a great through ball from Derek Delea put Alek Nodwell through with only the keeper to beat,Alek knocked the ball past the keeper who took Alek down and was sent off.Derek took the free kick from the edge of the box but failed to test the stand in keeper.The second half started with Leeside on top and they went two up on 65 minutes,Derek Delea setting up Joe Lyons with a great ball across the Maymount goal for number two.Leeside's extra man was beginning to tell on the Maymount players and they went three down with ten minutes to go ,Leeside sub Andrew Sang knocked in a great ball to the far post where the unmarked Colin Ahern had a simple tap in.Leeside can now look forward to a quarter final tie with Drinagh Rangers on Sunday the 12th of March.
MACROOM 1 LEESIDE B 1.
Leeside's second string got a great result away to Macroom last Sunday.Andrew Sang scored from a great free kick to give Leeside a share of the points,This was a good performance from Leeside and showed that they can play against the top teams in this division but will have to play like this every week if there going to avoid going back down,
COACHFORD 1 LEESIDE 1
Leeside let another two points go at Coachford on Sunday.Leeside went into this game on a high after there great win in the cup against pike the week before , they started very well and dominated the early exchanges ,They took the lead through Andrew Sang but they then started to defend to deeply instead of takeing the game to Coachford and they paid the price when Coachford scored to level the game with three minutes to go.
WILTON 0 LEESIDE 0.
Leeside's second team got a great result on Sunday away to Wilton .This was another well deserved and welcome point for our B team.Thomas Gettings and Damien O Leary were in great form for Leeside.
MUNSTER JUNIOR CUP .
PIKE ROVERS 1 LEESIDE 2
Leeside won one of there biggest game's of football last Sunday when they beat one of the top junior teams in the country in the Munster Junior cup.Pike rovers one of the favourits for the cup were well beaten by a very good Leeside team. Gary Tobin had the lads really up for this game and it showed as Leeside put it up to pike from the very start. Connor O Leary was in control at the back Derek Delea was causing problems up front ,Leeside went ahead a few minutes before half time when Derek scored from a penalty after the keeper fouled Andrew Sang. Pike started the second half at a fierce pace but Leeside matched them all the way.Leeside nearly went two up after fifteen minutes when Derek beat there center half to a through ball ,he did every thing right as he tried to lob the advancing keeper but the keeper just got a finger to his shot and the danger was cleared.Pike got back in the game with fifteen minutes to go ,A hopeful ball into the Leeside box fell kindly to a pike forward who made no mistake from ten yards.Leeside won the game in the last minute ,sub Alek Nodwell robbed there centre half after he dwelt on the ball for to long ,there keeper was only able to parry his shot into the path of Joe Lyons who squared the ball to Mick Kennely who finished in style from fifteen yards.Pike didn't have time to reply and so Leeside were into the next round.Connor O Leary and Jason Keegan were allways in control at the back Mick Kennely and Eddie Byrne were tremendous in the middle of the park and Derek Delea was allways causing problems for there back four , all in all a great performance by all the lads and a day to be remembered.
KILLUMNEY 0 LEESIDE B 2
Jamie Barry was the main man for Leeside's b team on Saturday as they had a good win over Killumney. Jamie scored in both halfs to give Leeside all three points. best for Leeside were scorer Barry and John Corcoran in the middle of the park.
VILLAGE 3 LEESIDE 1
Leeside put in a very poor performance against Village on Saturday.Leeside were three down in the first half hour and were all over the place. A few changes got Leeside back on track, Andrew Sang scored from a penalty but villages lead was never in any real danger,This wasn't the performance Gary Tobin wante'd before there game in the Munster Junior cup against Pike rovers from Limerick next week.
LEESIDE 3 GLENTHORN 3
Leeside drew another game in the league against glenthorn.Leeside were a goal up with a few minutes to go when Derek Delea thought he had won it for Leeside when he scored but the ref dissolowed the goal from the middle of the pitch.Glenthorn pushed forward after this and scored in the last few seconds.
GRATTAN 3 LEESIDE B 0
Leeside lost away to grattan on Saturday.Leeside short a few players found themselves 3 down in the first half and try as they did to get back into the game in the second half found the Grattan defence in a mean mood.Grattan are one of the best teams in the league and the difference in class told on the young Leeside team.
Coachford 1 Leeside 0 aet
Leeside lost there quarter final game v Coachford after extra time.Coachford scored in the first half of extra time and held on for the win.Leeside had some good chances in the first half of normal time but failed to take any and payed the price later in the game.
MUNSTER JUNIOR CUP
KNOCKRAHA 0 LEESIDE 1
Leeside won the first game between the two parish teams on Saturday.The Knockraha pitch was in good condition considering the amount of rain that had fallen.Leeside started the better and had a few early chances.they took the lead after 20 minutes when Connor O Leary scored with a powerful header from a Thomas Gettings free kick.Leeside should have went two up a few minutes later ,Derek Delea ran through the Knockraha defence with Colin Ahern at his side but with the goal at his mercy he passed to Colin who had run into an offside positoin.Knockraha started the second half the better and nearly got back on level terms midway through but Ray o Connor's effort came back off the crossbar.Leeside held on to book there place in the next round.
LEESIDE 2 BOSCOS 2
Leeside will wonder how they didn't take all three points from this game.Leeside playing the better football were totally on top in the first half of this game,Leeside went one up after 15 minutes through Nick Charalmbus, they went two up shortly after and were in full control.Leeside went in at half time two up but took there foot off the pedal in the second half.Bosco's got one back 15 minutes into the second half and felt there was something in this game for them after all,they got on top after the goal and got there second with ten minutes to go .
LEESIDE 1 DRIPSEY 2.
Leeside lost at home to Dripsy in the league.Leeside were well on top in the first half but went a goal down coming up to half time. Keeper Keith Cotter came for a ball that he didn't reach and the glancing header from the Dripsy centerforward crept into the empty net.Dripsey went two up in the second half.Leeside got one back with ten minutes to go when Cathal Kelly scored,Leeside tried hard for a second ,Damien hit the post but that was as close as they came.
MAYMOUNT 3 LEESIDE 1.
Manager John Shine wasn't a happy man last week ,Three points from three games wasn't the start he wanted but now its got worse after they lost away to Maymount.Leeside short regular keeper Cieran Mullins were made to pay the full price for his absence as Maymout took full advantage scoreing three times from corners ,Stand in keeper M Coughlan played well but couldn't cope with the ariel power of Maymount.
LEESIDE 2 VILLA UTD 2.
Leeside have drawn there third league game in a row .Leeside took the lead but villa came back and then went one up.Andrew Sang got Leeside back on Level terms with ten minutes to go and thats the way it ended, Three points from three game's John Shine is not a happy man.
RICHMOND 0 LEESIDE 2.
Leeside got there first points of the new season away to Richmond .Two goals gave Leeside the three points.
PASSAGE 1 LEESIDE 1
Leeside drew away to Passage in the league on Saturday.Leeside were well on top in this game but failed to convert chance after chance.Leeside went ahead early in the second half but a late goal gave Passage a share of the spoils.
BOSCOS 5 LEESIDE 0
Leeside's Premier A team played there first league game after being promoted away to Bosco's.Leeside short a few players found Bosco's in great form and ended up losing the game 5-0
LEESIDE 1 PARK UTD 1.
Leeside's first league game ended in a draw against promoted park at Leeside park.Park scored in the second half from a break away.Leeside levelled in injury time.