GARTLAND GOAL GETS MONS RESULT
CORK CITY FORAS 0 - 1 MONAGHAN UNITED
It was a late late strike that gave Monaghan United the only goal of this tie. The final minute of the three allocated extra ones at the end of the game was about to tick when central defender Brian Gartland got his head to a Cathal O’Connor corner kick. Cork’s defenders were concentrating on United’s forwards which allowed Gartland to ghost in and head his attempt off the underside of the crossbar, with
On Friday night last prior to the kick off in the Monaghan United v Waterford United Airtricity League First division game at Gortakeegan, both teams sent out a strong Anti-Racism message by displaying the Show Racism The Red Card cards to the crowd during the minute’s silence for Shelbourne Under 15 player Toyosi Sitta-bey who was killed on Good Friday.
Monaghan United FC take the issue of racism very seriously and support all efforts being made by the FAI and Show Racism The Red
Weekend kicks off with Monaghan United v Waterford United
Monaghan United entertain the Airtricity First Division league leaders Waterford United at Gortakeegan tonight and there is no better time to get behind Mick Cooke’s team.
The Mons have gone all Roger Federer in recent weeks, winning their past two matches 6-1, 6-1, and now lie fifth in the league table. Indeed, only the exiled big three of Cork, Derry City and Shelbourne and leaders Waterford have fared better