Clover Ud Youths completed the Kilkenny and District League Premier League and Buckley Youths Cup double in dramatic fashion recently.
After a close fought game with Freshford in the Cup Final, the sides were level at 1-1 after extra-time with Clover Utd’s goal coming from Eoin Fitzpatrick. The game went to penalties it was a nerve jangling affair. Eventually Clover Utd came out on top by 10-9 on penalties
Two weeks previously they had beaten Freebooters 1-0 in the final game of the season to secure the Preimer League title by six points. As one of only two Laois clubs in the Kilkenny and District League, this was a tremendous achievement under the management of John Bowe