As It Happened: Glenstal Vs Munchins 

Live updates of the Junior Cup game between St Munchin’s College and Glenstal Abbey in UL

  • 1′: The game kicks off.
  • 3′: Craig Carew dives in for a try as Munchin’s put the ball through the hands for the first time. Keith McInerney’s effort is just wide. 5-0
  • 5′: Taylor Gleeson strikes a a penalty attempt over. 5-3
  • 11′: Josh Campbell crashes over in the corner. Munchins 10-3 Glenstal 
  • 14′: Glenstal’s Aidan Booth makes a fantastic break down the left flank. Munchins lineout inside their own five metre. 
  • 16′: Glenstal tighthead Max Downing thought he had his moment of glory as his chip over the top caused panic in the Munchins defence. However, the ball bounced dead. Munchins 22.
  • 23′: Glenstal lineout 5 metres out from Munchins line. They maul but it’s turned over. 
  • 29′: Max Downing is yellow carded as a Glenstal attack comes to nothing. 
  • 35′: Halftime: Munchins 10-3 Glenstal
  • 36′: Second half is underway 
  • 42′: Glenstal drive is held up by Munchins on their own line. 
  • 47′: Both teams suffering from injuries. Break in play. 
  • 53′:  A Craig Carew offload finds Keith McInerney who slides in for Munchin’s third try. 15-3 
  • 58′: Craig Finn ploughs through the Glenstal defnce but his offload is judged to be forward. However, Munchins win the ball back from the resulting scrum and Ewan O’Brien scores! 20-3
  • 60′: All over Munchins win! 



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