2006

2006

2006 Setanta Sports Cup The Setanta Sports Cup was expanded in its second year to take in a total of eight clubs - four from the eircom League of Ireland and four from the Irish Carnegie Premier League. To reflect the greater number of clubs participating in the event, the semi-finals were introduced into the tournament. The Setanta Sports Cup trophy was to travel south in 2006, as Drogheda United claimed a narrow extra-time 1-0 victory over Cork City in the final. Group One: Portadown 1 - 1 Cork City Kelly 45                 O’Flynn 22 Drogheda United 1 - 0 Dungannon Swifts Leech 44 Cork City 2 - 0 Drogheda United Behan 57 Whelan (og) 80 Dungannon Swifts 1 - 1 Portadown McAree (pen) 84                Convery 23 Portadown 0 - 0 Drogheda United Drogheda United 0 - 2 Cork City O’Flynn 40 O’Callaghan 47 Dungannon Swifts 0 - 1 Cork City Behan 52 Drogheda United 4 - 0 Portadown Keegan 7 Barrett 9 O’Brien 32, 56 Cork City   3 - 1   Portadown Woods 2                Quinn 73 Behan 70 O’Callaghan 90 Dungannon Swifts   1 - 2   Drogheda United Scullion 74                             O’Brien 9, Bradley 50 Portadown 1 - 2 Dungannon Swifts McStay 86            Adamson 74 Bulow 84 Drogheda United   0 - 2   Cork City Behan 13 O’Callaghan (pen) 79PWDLFAPTSGDCork City651011216+9Drogheda United63127510+2Dungannon Swifts6114484-4Portadown60334113-7 Group Two: Linfield   1 - 1   Derry City Thompson 9     Farren (pen) 16 Shelbourne   3 - 0   Glentoran Ryan 29 Crowe 36, 60 Derry City 0 - 0 Shelbourne Glentoran   3 - 3   Linfield Lockhart 11           McAreavey 16 Nixon (pen) 21      Kearney 50, 68 Browne 71 Linfield   2 - 0   Shelbourne Gault 34 Thompson 53 Derry City   3 - 1   Glentoran Hargan 11, 43      Walker 90 Beckett 38 Glentoran 1 - 0 Derry City Reed 8 Shelbourne 0 - 0 Linfield Glentoran   0 - 3   Shelbourne J. Byrne 17, 68 Cahill 30 Derry City 0 - 0 Linfield Shelbourne   1 - 1   Derry City J. Byrne 17                Martyn 90 Linfield   6 - 0   Glentoran Hunter (pen) 6, Thompson 43, 68 McAreavey 56, 83 Murphy 61PWDLFAPTSGDLinfield624012410+8Shelbourne6231739+4Derry City6141547+1Glentoran61145184-13 Semi-finals Monday, April 10th Cork City   2 - 0   Shelbourne O’Brien 34 Fenn 62 Tuesday, April 11th Linfield   0 - 1   Drogheda United Keddy 33 Final Cork City   0 - 1   Drogheda United Leech 102
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