Crumlin United Summer Cup
Leinster Senior Cup semi finalists Bluebell United saw of a plucky St Francis to progress to the last four of the Crumlin United Summer Cup on Tuesday night.
The reigning LSL Senior Sunday champs looked set for an easy night when they rushed into a two goal lead, but former FAI Cup finalists St Francis mounted a comeback forcing the team to beat this season into producing a strong finish.
Goals from wide man Gary Seery and former Sacred Heart and Newbridge Town midfielder Sean Byrne saw ‘Bell go two clear, but Francis fought back.
Alan Bergin and former Shamrock Rovers player Paul Caffrey found the net as the Major side restored parity.
However, Bluebell upped the tempo and managed to get back in front via the spot before a late goal put the seal on the win. Gareth Coughlan and Wige Wissiter with the strikes.