Wexford FC 1 Athlone Town 2
Athlone Town followed up last weeks 1-0 win over Waterford FC by claiming all 3 points thanks to a 2-1 win tonight in Ferrycarrig Park against Wexford FC.
Athlone Town opened the scoring on 32 mins through Jose Viegas who capitalised on a mix up between the Wexford goalkeeper and defence before Colm Coss doubled the lead just a minute before half time when his header from a Niall Scullion cross went in of the bar.
Wexford pulled one back to make it 2-1 on 62 mins through a fantastic strike from Ricky Fox.
This win leaves Athlone Town on 6 points just behind UCD at the top of the table heading into the Midlands El Classic next Friday 10th March when Longford visit Athlone Town Stadium. Kick off 7.45pm
WEXFORD FC: Graham Doyle, Ricky Fox, Ross Kenny, Owen McCormack, Andrew O’Connor, Shane Dunne, Thomas Croke, Sean Hurley, Mark Slater, Craig Wall, Lee Duffy. SUBS: Adam Hanlon, Jamie Fox, Liam Donnelly, Corey Chambers, Craig Hayes, Craig McCabe, John McKeown
ATHLONE TOWN FC: Igor Labuts, Jose Viegas, Niall Scullion, Cormac Raftery, Fredrico Hernandez, Kirils Grigorovs, David Brookes, Dragog Sfrigan, Vall Feeney, Colm Coss, Jason Lyons. SUBS: Jason Molloy, Ethan Keogh, Conor Gleeson, Ryan Gaffey, Ian Dempsey, Aaron Brilly, Conor Barry