BOHEMIANS AMPUTEE TEAM BEAT SHAMROCK ROVERS IN FINAL TO WIN TOURNAMENT IN GERMANY

Bohs amputee team

After 19 goals scored and none conceded in Landshut, Germany, the Bohemians amputee team were crowned tournament champions at Fußballiade 2019 today with a 2-0 win over Shamrock Rovers in the final.

The group stage included three scoreless draws against Rovers and wins against Newcastle and Hoffenheim.

Goals in the final came from Garry Hoey and James Boyle as James Conroy kept another clean sheet at the other end.

Congratulations to Ronan Croke and his team from all at the club for bringing the trophy home.

A delighted Neil Hoey, at 18 the youngest player on the team, said: “It’s the best feeling ever to beat Rovers and win the tournament.

“We had four really tough games against them and thankfully we were able to punish them in the fourth.”

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