Lurgan Town Under 13 Colts took on Hillsborough Colts at Barbour Playing Fields on Saturday 4th October 2017 in the Lisburn league. Lurgan town won a penalty when a Hillsborough defender handled the ball but the goalkeeper saved it to keep the score 0-0.
The first half was very scrappy with few clear cut chances. Hillsborough scored with their first chance when they broke through. Jack Brannigan came out and blocked well the initial shot and Jake Byers blocked the first shot from the rebound but Hillsborough then forced the ball home to make it 1-0 just before half time. Lurgan weren’t at their best at all today but got an equalizer in the second half when Caolan Ritchie stabbed the ball home. Jack Brannigan made a couple of very good saves at the end to keep Lurgan level and the game ended 1-1.
Match Squad: – Jack Brannigan – Jake Byers, Toby Haire, Morgan Harrison, Ben Hendron, Noah Treanor – Tyler Bradley, Liam Campbell, Daniel Graham, Joey McDonald, Jake McMurray, Harry Smith – Adam Banks, Luke Carson, Caolan Ritchie