McVeigh’s winner sends LYIT into Cup Semi Final


The Letterkenny Institute of Technology are into the semi finals of the Umbro Cup thanks to a 2-1 victory over DIT this afternoon at the Port Road campus.

Today’s game seen another brilliant performance from the Letterkenny students who have continued their excellent recent run of form in both league and cup.

The visiting Dublin side, who play in a division higher that the LYIT, took the lead in the game, before Paul McVeigh equalised from the penalty spot.

The LYIT secured their place in the last four thanks to a late winner from Brian McVeigh.

It going to be a busy few weeks for Shane Byrne’s side will also contest the league final against Dundalk.