second Semi-Final was Deportivo Dooradoyle versus
Freshers FC. Who could join FC Shark in the
was the Deportivo Dooradoyle stable's seventh
Semi-Final in our tournaments. Their record
so far read:
Amsterdam Fives Plate: Deportivo Dooradoyle
won 3-1 v CEPL (Hol)
Barcelona Fives Trophy: Deportivo Dooradoyle
won 1-0 v Team Also Ran (Ire)
Barcelona Fives Plate: Depo Allstars won 2-0
v Shahs of Sunset (Eng)
Berlin Fives Plate: Deportivo Dooradoyle won
4-1 v All of Ronan's Men (Ire)
Barcelona Fives Plate: Depo Legends lost 1-0
to Hardly Athletic (Eng)
Barcelona Fives Cup: Alabama Hotpockets drew
1-1 Elcombe Old Boys (Eng). Won 3-2 pens.
is incredible to think of the previous six they
had only failed to reach the final once. Could
Freshers FC stop them in their tracks?
teams were no strangers. At that 2015 Barcelona
Fives, Alabama Hotpockets knocked out Freshers
FC in the Cup QF. Kevin Shine played in that
game and was now in the Deportivo Dooradoyle
line-up today. Not only did he play in that
game but he scored.
FC would gain their revenge today as they reached
the Plate Final in style. Joe Trigg bagged a
hat-trick in the Quarter-Final and he scored
another one here. Alex Zammitt and Ben Davison
were also on target for the English team. Neil
Timothy and Keith Lynch goals couldn't prevent
the Irish side going out.
FC always held the advantage from the moment
they went ahead. They stretched their lead to
3-0 before Deportivo Dooradoyle pulled one back.
3-1 became 5-1 before Keith Lynch's goal drew
a close to the scoring. Final score, 5-2.