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Dublin: 10°C Monday 19 April 2021

Cork hit seven (yes, seven) against Waterford tonight

It was an evening to forget for Roddy Collins’ men at Turner’s Cross.

Danny Morrissey was on target for Cork tonight (file pic).
Danny Morrissey was on target for Cork tonight (file pic).
Image: Lorraine O'Sullivan/INPHO

CORK CITY EARNED an emphatic 7-0 victory against Roddy Collins’ Waterford side at Turner’s Cross tonight, with all the goals coming in one prolific 45-minute period.

Second-half strikes from Danny Morrissey, Ian Turner, Gavan Holohan, Gearoid Morrissey, Mark O’Sullivan (2) and Conor McCarthy helped the hosts earn a thoroughly convincing win.

Meanwhile, in the biggest game of the night, Airtricity League leaders Dundalk were beaten 1-0 by St Pat’s after extra-time, with Rory Feely scoring the winner in the second period.

In addition, Galway’s excellent start to the season continued, as they beat Finn Harps 4-2 on penalties, as the game ended scoreless after extra-time.

Finally, after another scoreless draw, Shelbourne defeated Bohs 4-3 on penalties

EA Sports Cup results

Shelbourne 0-0 Bohemians (Shelbourne win 4-3 on penalties)

Cork City 7-0 Waterford

Galway United 0-0 Finn Harps (Galway win 4-2 on penalties)

Dundalk 0-1 St Pat’s

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