Trim Celtic 1 – 2 Slane
Halftime 1 – 1
Trim Celtic scorer David Conway
Trim Celtic took an early lead when Shane Ashe’s lob came back off the crossbar and David Conway volleyed home. however Slane levelled before halftime with a quickly taken freekick. In the second half Slane took the lead when a breaking free kick was fired home from inside the box. Celtic never really recovered and rarely threatened the Slane goal for an equaliser.
Best for Trim Celtic were Keith Jones, Barry O Callaghan and Ciaran Rispin
Trim Celtic: Barry O’Callaghan, Ciaran Rispin, Dominic Martin, Dermot Bartley, Keith Jones, Noel Payne, Paul Campbell, Peter Kane, Mark Scanlon, Shane Ashe, David Conway
Subs: Ciaran Mulvenna (for Mark Scanlon), Ross Campbell (for Shane Ashe), Damien Dempsey (for Paul Campbell))