All-Ireland U20 Football Semi-Final Match Tracker


Great win and roll on tomorrow when Galway face Mayo in the Allianz National Football League at Tuam Stadium. Thanks for Reading!

An outstanding performance from Galway and they will face Dublin in the final next Saturday. Word of a venue later in the week.

The Referee Blows FULL TIME! Galway are in the Eirgrid All-Ireland U20 Football Final against Dublin next weekend. Galway win by 1-15 to 1-10.

Galway free and Patrick Kelly nails it! Galway now FIVE points clear! Galway 1-15 Kerry 1-10.

Kevin Dwyer names Conor Raftery as the Man of the Match….an outstanding performance in midfield from the Glenamaddy man.

Nathan Grangier takes possession and he catches Kerry cold….another great point from Grangier….Galway are four points clear again! Galway 1-14 Kerry 1-10.

Macdara Geraghty coming on for Galway…45 for Kerry and the keeper nails it. It’s a three point game…Galway 1-13 Kerry 1-10 and we are in injury time.

Kerry are not finished….Geaney has it but loses it..Ryan Monaghan to Flaherty to Fitzgerald…Nathan Grangier has it….Five minutes of additional time to be played….Dave Mangan for Kerry has it…Tony Gill tackles high…referee is going to give a card…it’s yellow.

We have three minutes left…Enda Horan for Kerry…Cian Monaghan is watching him closely. Ryan Monaghan gets involved…Jack Kirrane…Cooley….Raftery…Matthew Tierney…Patrick Kelly….Cooley…..Hernon…..WHAT A POINT and Galway are FOUR points clear with the game moving injury time.

Sean Fitzgerald and Tony Gill combine to clear the danger as Kerry try to create an opening of any kind. Fitzgerald’s hair not unlike the Connacht Hooker Jonny Murphy. It’s not stopping him though.

Jack Glynn this time to the rescue for Galway as they thwart Kerry again….Ball is sent up the pitch and Matthew Cooley has it…He goes for it….YES! Galway now three points up! Galway leading by 1-12 to 1-9 with five minutes left.

Brilliant work from Caherlistrane’s Jonathan McGrath and he clears the danger. Ball is sent up the field…Jack Kirrane is fouled and its a black card for Brosnan. Matthew Cooley is taking the free and it’s GOOD! Galway 1-11 Kerry 1-9 with seven minutes to go.

Galway have a half chance and Cian Monaghan goes for it…Great score! galway lead again! Galway 1-10 Kerry 1-9 and we have ten minutes remaining in this All-Ireland Semi-Final.

Breeze picking up at the Gaelic Grounds…

Matthew Tierney is fouled…Jack Kirrane and Raftery again to the fore in the build up…Difficult looking free and it veers wide.

Kerry free and the goalkeeper Deivdas Uosis makes no mistake again. The teams are level as the referee blows for the last water break of the game…Galway 1-9 Kerry 1-9…What odds extra time?

Galway free…Matthew Tierney again! Point number six from the Oughterard man…Galway lead 1-9 to 1-8.

TG4 Score stats….Galway – 9 from 16 chances….Kerry – 9 from18 chances

Kerry have a chance here….Shot comes in but Conor Flaherty does well and makes a good save.

Dylan Geaney scores a wonder point for Kerry and the teams are level again! Galway 1-8 Kerry 1-8.

Tony Gill is fouled but the referee says no…However, he then deems that a Kerry player foul picked the ball! Tierney takes and scores and Galway lead 1-8 to 1-7….Twenty Minutes left.

Brilliant build up play from Galway. Cian Hernon is fouled but Cormac Raftery did well to work the opening. Matthew Tierney levels with the free…Galway 1-7 Kerry 1-7 with seven minutes gone in the Second Half.

It is the Kerry Centre Half Back Dylan Casey who came out the wrong side of that collision.

Looks nasty enough from the TV view but play will be held up for a couple of minutes…

Play held up…Two Kerry players going for the same ball and it looks like a clash of heads…..

Tierney closes the gap with a point and it is down to a single point…Kerry 1-7 Galway 1-6

Teams are out for the Second Half and the Second Half is underway….

Allianz National League Full Time Scores So Far Today…

Allianz FL Division 1 round 6
Monaghan 0-14 Kerry 0-17

Allianz FL Division 2 round 6
Westmeath 1-18 Laois 0-13

Allianz FL Division 3 round 6 Latest
Cork 3-9 Louth 0-8
Derry 0-2 Longford 0-0

Allianz FL Division 4 round 6
Wicklow 7-11 Antrim 0-7

All-Ireland U20FC semi-final
Dublin 1-14 Tyrone 1-12

Allianz FL Division 3 round 6
Down v Leitrim, Newry, 4pm

Matthew Cooley with a good free…The gap is down to two as the referee blows Half Time….Kerry lead Galway by 1-7 to 1-5 at the break.

There will be two minutes of injury time at the end of the First Half…

High ball in from a Kerry free…it bounces on the ground and OFF THE BAR! Let off for Galway…

Straight as the ball is kicked out…Cian Hernon is fouled and Sean Keane is given a black card. Kerry down to fourteen…Matthew Tierney slots over…Kerry 1-7 Galway 1-4…Minute and a half left in the half plus injury time.

Kerry 45 and their keeper Deivdas Uosis slots it over…From the kick out..DISASTER! Ruaidhri O Beaglaoich hammers home for Kerry and they now lead 1-7 to 1-3.

Seven minutes to Half Time….Interesting game this….Galway playing well but Kerry doing what they do well….another fine point from Walsh and the teams are level again…1-3 to 0-6.

Matthew Tierney with a point for Galway and they lead again…1-3 to 0-5.

Kerry hit back with a fine point from Eddie Horan…Teams are level…Galway 1-2 Kerry 0-5…21 Minutes gone First Half.

The action has resumed at the Gaelic Grounds but no further score so far….Change that…Oisin Gormley has added a point and Galway now lead 1-2 to 0-4…

Incidentally, the scorers from Galway’s excellent win over Dublin in the Intermediate Camogie Championship were…Galway Scorers: Aine Keane 1-7 (0-4 frees), Ava Lynskey (0-3), Elisha Broderick (0-3), Mairead Dillon (1-0), Chloe Reilly (1-0), Tara Rutledge (0-2, 0-1 free), Niamh Niland (0-2), Caitriona Lee (0-1 free), Niamh Horan (0-1 free). Dublin Scorers: Aoibhe Dillon (0-4, 0-2 frees), Ciara Holland (0-1).

Matthew Cooley with a free and Paul Walsh and Sean Keane have swapped scores….It is now Galway 1-1 Kerry 0-4 with sixteen minutes gone in the first half…Water Break at the Limerick Grounds…

Eight minutes in…Cian Monaghan…GOAL GALWAY! Galway 1-0 Kerry 0-2

Kerry open the scoring with two points in the opening seven minutes…Horan with both…

The Galway Team was also named before throw in…

Pic from Tribesmen GAA

We are underway at the Gaelic Grounds….

Meanwhile….In Cavan….Dublin have come from behind to beat Tyrone in the first of the All-Ireland U20 Semi-Finals by 1-14 to 1-12.

Thirty Five Minutes from Throw in at the Gaelic Grounds….

In the Camogie, Galway have beaten Dublin in their opening game in the Liberty Insurance All-Ireland Intermediate Camogie Championship by 3-19 to 0-5 in Pearse Stadium. Aine Keane, Mairead Gibbons and Chloe Reilly scoring the goals for Galway.

In the other All-Ireland Semi-Final, Tyrone lead Dublin by 1-9 to 1-6…

Still no word of a Galway team for the game with an hour to go to throw in….

The Gaelic Grounds in Limerick looking well ahead of the All-Ireland U20 Football Semi-Final

The Kerry Team was named last night and are missing several players as they confirmed that a member of their panel had tested positive for Covid 19 and a number of players who were deemed close contacts also had to self-isolate.

The Kerry team to face Galway this afternoon

Game Throws in at 4pm and we will feature every moment of the game on this page…

Good Afternoon everyone and welcome to the Galway Bay FM Match Tracker and today we are featuring the Eirgrid All-Ireland U20 Football Semi-Final with Donal O’Faharta’s Galway takes on Kerry at the Gaelic Grounds in Limerick….