COLLINGWOOD CUP SEMI FINAL DETAILS ANNOUNCED
Details of the arrangements for next week’s Irish Universities Collingwood Cup semi finals have now been confirmed with both games set to be played on this Tuesday February 22 at Dublin venues.
By John Hudson
UCD the 3-0 quarter final winners over UCC at Belfield will face Maynooth University on Tuesday at St Francis FC, John Hyland Park, Baldonnell (1.30).
Maynooth made it through to the semi-finals after a thrilling home tie against Trinity College Dublin where they needed a second half Luke Neville winner to finally edge out Trinity 3-2.
The second semi final between Queen’s University Belfast and NUI Galway will also be played on Tuesday at the AUL Complex with a 2.0 kick-off.
Galway will return to the AUL for their semi final after they hit seven goals to see off Ulster University 7-1 at the Clonshaugh venue on Wednesday last.
While Queens had an equally comfortable passage into the penultimate round easily accounting for the Collingwood Cup holders DCU 5-0 at Glasnevin.
TUESDAY FEBRUARY 22
Queen’s University Belfast v NUI Galway
AUL Complex, Clonshaugh (2.0)
UCD v Maynooth University
St Francis FC, John Hyland Park, Baldonnell (1.30).