Leinster U21 FC: Kilkenny returns in style

20 February 2013

Emmet O'Chongaille of Dublin with Sean Wogan of Carlow. INPHO
Dublin 4-27
Carlow 0-2

Ciaran Kilkenny marked his return to the Dublin jersey by kicking 2-10 against Carlow in the Leinster Under 21 FC at Parnell Park last night.

Dessie Farrell's young Dubs inflicted an embarrassing 37-point defeat on the Barrowsiders.

Shane Carthy and substitute Harry Dawson also found the back of the Carlow net.

The team in sky blue's reward is a quarter-final clash against Longford in two weeks time.

Dublin - L Molloy; M Durcan, David Byrne, N McGovern; E Lowndes, C Mulally, J McCaffrey; E O Conghaile (0-1), G Whelan (0-2); S Carthy (1-2), M Gibbs (0-1), Danny Byrne (0-1); P Mannion (0-4), A Caffrey (0-3), C Kilkenny (2-10). Subs: J Small for McCaffrey, H Dawson (1-0) for Mannion, P Maguire (0-1) for Danny Byrne, P O'Curry for O Conghaile, G Ivory (0-2) for Gibbs.

Carlow - C Keogh; L O'Gorman, M Doyle, A Mullins; S Wogan, S Murphy, R Jeffers; M Fitzgerald, S Doyle; D Kelly (0-1), D O'Brien, G Power; S McGrath (0-1), C Byrne, J Kennedy. Subs: G Owens for Wogan, N Lawlor for Mullins, K Curran for Kelly, D Roberts for Byrne, F Dowling for Doyle.

Referee - F Smith.