Duke Seals Vital Win Against The Gers With Brace At Planters Park

January 14, 2018

Despite the heavy rain overnight Planters Park again was one of few pitches able to host this top of the table clash where the home side needed the victory to try and peg back the opposition who have 4 games in hand. Colin Cunningham had a shot from distance on 15 minutes that went wide but it took to the half hour mark for Richy Thompson to break down the…


Dollingstown Get Back To Winning Ways In New Year Opener

January 9, 2018

After the long Christmas break it was very good to get back to playing football again as DFC welcomed Camlough Rovers to Planters Park that had withstood the heavy rain earlier in the week. DFC started with new signing Michael Ferguson from Moneyslane on the wing and after the match also welcomed another new winger from Banbridge Town namely Ryan Gourley to the club. On 12 minutes Aaron Duke cut…


Top Of The Table Clash Ends In Stalemate At Planters Park

December 17, 2017

This was a top of the table clash with a DFC really trying to convert draws from recent weeks into victories to keep themselves in the title race. Crewe has the first chance on 5 minutes but Stephen Croft got down low to block and the rest of the first half was fairly even without either keeper having been tested. On 40 minutes Crewe Center back was sent off for…


DFC Title Bid Stalls Again After Another Disappointing Draw

November 27, 2017

On a bitterly cold day DFC once again failed to deliver in a must win game against a mid table team and now enter the second half of the league campaign with a very tall challenge to retain their title from last season. They opened brightly with Scott McCordick testing the home keeper on 10 minutes but St Mary’s should have scored themselves on 22 minutes when Matty Walker made…


Dollybirds Dumped Out Of Intermediate Cup At Hands Of Local Rivals

November 18, 2017

Local rivals locked horns once again for the second time in recent weeks and this time it was the home side who came out deserved winners in this Intermediate cup tie. Tandragee set the tempo as early as the second minute but Stephen Croft got down low to save at the near post and on the 5 minutes they had a good shout for a penalty but this was waved…


All Square At Planters Park In Intermediate A Clash

November 12, 2017

DFC held a minutes silence before the game for the death of their former striker Stephen Lawson’s father Clifford who passed away during the week and who visited DFC many times in recent years. DFC opened brightly with Aaron Duke setting up Andy McMath which the keeper pushed away for a corner but then Windmill responded themselves and tested home keeper Stephen Croft low down at his near post and…