Portlaoise lose out in top of the table clash

The top two teams in this division met in this MSL league clash in Tullamore.Both teams were unbeaten in this division.

The top two teams in this division met in this MSL league clash in Tullamore.Both teams were unbeaten in this division.

Tullamore started the brightest from the irsecond corner they went 1-0 up when there centre-back fired home from 10 metres.

Portlaoise responded on 15 minutes when Jack Langton sent Joe Nevin through on goals and he lobbed the keeper to make. .

Portlaoise went ahead jon half-time when Jack Langton volleyed high into the net to leave it 2-1 at the break.

Tullamore came out in the second half all guns blazing and proceeded to score three goals in a fifteen minute spell. Portlaoise were completely outplayed in this half and had not one shot on goal during the 40 minutes.On this performance Tullamore will be favourite to lift the title. Best for the Town were Sean McCormack. Aaron Wright Ruairi Lewis Joe Nevin Jack Langton and man of the match Jason Maher.

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Portlaoise Town squad.Sean McCormack Fionn Scully Jason Maher Ciaran Rowney Aaron Wright Ruairi Lewis Ger Ryan Niall Doran. Brian Sheehy Jack Langton Joe Nevin Aaron Feane Ross Brennan Craig Reddin.