MATCH PREVIEW: Wexford FC v Galway United (First Division)
Galway United are on the road again this week as they make the trip to Ferrycarrig Park to take on Wexford on Friday night, kick off is at 7:45pm.
United are looking to make it 8 wins from their opening 8 games this season, which would break the record for the longest winning run in the club’s history.
Wexford are coming into this one off the back of a 1-1 draw at home against Treaty United and sit just outside the playoff places in 6th place.
Manager John Caulfield spoke ahead of Friday’s fixture:
We always know going to Wexford it’s a difficult game, but at the same time we are on a very good run ourselves and we’re hoping to maintain that’
‘We have had great numbers at the away games, it’s great because the players really appreciate the fans being at the matches’
Brendan Clarke, Conor O’Keeffe, Regan Donelon, Rob Slevin, Killian Brouder, Maurice Nugent, Stephen Walsh, Mikie Rowe, Rob Manley, David Hurley, Ronan Manning, Callum McNamara, Alex Rutter, Vincent Borden, David Tarmey, Francely Lomboto, Evan O’Connor, Colm Horgan, Conor McCormack, Darren Clarke, Ed McCarthy, Aaron Neary, Steven Healy, Mikey McCullagh, Oisin O’Reilly, Ibrahim Keita.
Vincent Borden – 4
Ed McCarthy – 3
Stephen Walsh – 3
Ibrahim Kieta – 2
Rob Slevin – 2
David Hurley – 2
Francely Lomboto – 1
Ronan Manning – 1
Darren Clarke – 1
Last Meeting: Wexford FC 0-0 Galway United
The GUFC Co-Op are running a supporters bus, leaving the Connacht Hotel on Friday at 3pm, stopping at the Maldron Hotel, Oranmore at 3:15pm, and at the Red Cow Roundabout in Dublin at 5:45pm. Tickets for the bus can be bought HERE
Match Tickets can be bought HERE
The game will be streamed live on LOITV HERE