The seconds moved back into fourth spot in Division 3 with second home win in three days, this time against Hyde Park. Despite dominating the first half in terms of chances created, they had fallen behind due to an unfortunate own goal by Robbie Murray, only for fellow fullback Matty Tappin to head in an equaliser, with Dave Higgins coming off the bench to fire home a deflected free kick early in the second half.
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After the frenetic recent schedule, there is some respite for both teams over the Bank Holiday weekend. The firsts, who still need to get some points on the board to guarantee safety, host league-leaders Rush Athletic in their next home match, before finishing the season with trips to face Beggsboro and Hartstown Huntstown.
The seconds will be confident of keeping their strong recent form going til the end of the season, with matches against the bottom three sides in the division amongst their remaining fixtures, as well as a clash with Lorcan Celtic, who are battling for promotion.
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