Letterkenny Rovers clinch the Finn Travel Division3 League title after a convincing victory over Lagan Harps at Leckview park 16th March 2024.  Read More >>

Week 12 2024

Letterkenny Rovers 4 - 1 Fanad Utd

In the final clash of the Letterkenny Rovers Finn Travel Division 3 league season, the champions, Letterkenny Rovers, squared off against Fanad United at Leckview on Saturday, March 23rd. Fanad graciously welcomed the titleholders onto the pitch, forming a guard of honor as they entered.


The match burst into life early on, with Letterkenny Rovers asserting their dominance just 7 minutes in, as Adam Murphy unleashed a strike from 25 yards, finding the back of the net with precision.


Fanad United's resilience was evident as their goalkeeper, Brian Gallagher, thwarted a close-range effort from Artem Tymoschenko after 12 minutes.


The champions continued to press forward, with Darragh Morrison doubling their lead in the 37th minute, courtesy of a well-executed assist from Pavlo Shevanick.


However, Fanad United refused to give up, as Dylan McBride tested the opposition's defense with a shot just wide of the mark in the 40th minute. Their perseverance paid off just before halftime, with Cormac Sweeney pulling one back for Fanad, converting a free kick from outside the box in the 44th minute.


As the teams regrouped at halftime, Letterkenny Rovers held a narrow 2-1 advantage.


The second half saw Rovers maintain their attacking impetus, with Fanad United's goalkeeper, Gallagher, producing a fine save to deny Pavlo Shevanick's left-footed strike in the 48th minute.


Letterkenny Rovers extended their lead in the 55th minute, as Darragh Morrison capitalized on a deflected shot from Jordan Nugent, giving his side a commanding 3-1 advantage.


Despite Fanad United's efforts to claw their way back into the contest, including opportunities for McBride and Ferry in the 70th and 83rd minutes respectively, they were unable to find a breakthrough.


In the dying moments of the game, Adam Murphy turned provider, setting up Jordan Nugent for Letterkenny Rovers' fourth goal in the 90th minute, sealing a comprehensive 4-1 victory for the champions concluding their league campaign on a high note.

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Week 10 2024

Voodoo Cup Letterkenny Rovers 5 - 1 Fanad United

Friday 9th March 2024

Voodoo Cup - Last 16.

Letterkenny Rovers clinched a convincing 5-1 victory over Fanad United at Leckview Astro in a Friday night game under lights.

They took an early lead with Conor O'Donnell converting a penalty after Jordan Nugent was fouled in the box. Johnny Robb extended the lead scoring 2 in the first half, while Fanad goalkeeper Brian Gallagher made notable saves. 

Fanad struggled to find their rhythm, and despite their efforts, Letterkenny dominated the game. Conor O'Donnell got a second just 2 minutes into the second half while Johnny Robb made it a hat-trick for himself, with assists from Jordan Nugent. 

Fanad managed a late consolation goal from Keelan Kerr, but it wasn't enough to overturn Rovers' dominance. The result see Letterkenny Rovers advance to quarter final stages of the Voodoo Cup.


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Week 09 2024

Erne Wanderers 0 - 3 Letterkenny Rovers

Saturday 2nd March 2024


In the wintry conditions of Ballyshannon, Letterkenny Rovers traveled to face table-toppers Erne Wanderers, emerging victorious with a commanding 3-0 win.


The first half showcased a solid performance from Letterkenny Rovers, with early chances from Jason Doherty, Jordan Nugent, and Jonnie Robb. It was Nugent who broke the deadlock in the 29th minute, capitalizing on a beautiful run and assist from Doherty to slot the ball past the Wanderers' keeper.


Despite Wanderers' efforts, including a threatening free-kick towards the end of the half, Rovers' goalkeeper Blake Forkan remained resolute, denying any equalizers.


The second half saw Rovers persistently pressing for a second goal, with Wanderers' keeper kept busy, particularly denying Robb and Nugent in the 53rd and 57th minutes respectively. However, Nugent found the back of the net again in the 63rd minute, courtesy of another assist from Doherty.


Erne Wanderers fought back fiercely, but Rovers sealed the victory with a clinical finish from Henry Welles in the 71st minute assisted by Nugent. A missed penalty opportunity for Nugent in the 72nd minute kept the scoreline at 3-0.


Despite the physical battle, Rovers displayed resilience to secure a notable away win against a formidable opponent. However, the victory was overshadowed by a concerning injury to full-back Pavel Shevanink in the dying moments of the game. Everyone wishes him a speedy recovery.


Overall, it was a dominant display from Letterkenny Rovers, keeping themselves in the fight at the top of the table.


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Week 07 2024

Letterkenny Rovers 12 - 1 Drumkeen United

Saturday 17th February 2024


Letterkenny Rovers dominated Drumkeen United in a commanding 12-1 victory at home. With a full bench, Rovers maintained relentless pressure, overwhelming Drumkeen from the start. Despite Drumkeen's valiant effort with just 11 players, Rovers' attacking prowess prevailed.


Early goals by Danny Hall and Jonnie Robb set the tone for Rovers' dominance. Drumkeen managed to pull one back, but Rovers' continued pressure led to a flurry of goals in the second half. Despite Drumkeen's goalkeeper making impressive saves, Rovers' clinical finishing secured a convincing win.


Final Score: Letterkenny Rovers 12 - 1 Drumkeen United

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Week 06 2024
Week 04 2024

Bonagee Utd 0 - 3 Letterkenny Rovers

Saturday 27th January 2023

Donegal Junior League Division3.

A comfortable win for Rovers going 2 up at half time having the wind at their backs.

The second half saw Rovers continue to dominate large spells of play.

Goals on the day from Jason Doherty on 7 mins from a cross play from the right of the field by Artem.

The second goal on 22 mins came in similar fashion from the right of the field by Jason Doherty finding Jordan Nugent who directed toward goal coming off a Bonagee player for an OG.

The game was sealed on the 61st minute when Jordan was taken down in the box resulting in a penalty for Rovers. Conor O'Donnell took it convincingly slotting in the right of the net.


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