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Cork City 1-3 Wexford Youths
Two goals from Aoibheann Clancy were the highlight of this game as Wexford ensured that any talk of title contenders includes them as they sit second in the table.

Tom Elmes knows that he can call on a core of experienced players who have previously won it all, but he is being bold in his integration of young players like Clancy and Ellen Molloy.

Clancy got things started with an early goal before Sinead Taylor doubled their lead, but the goal of the game actually went to Cork's Sarah McKevitt when she fired in from distance.

This was another disappointing result for Cork, who are without a win after six games, but Wexford deserved the three points here as Clancy finished things off with her second goal.


DLR Waves 1-0 Bohemians
Fortune favoured DLR and in particular Shauna Carroll at the UCD Bowl when the winger's cross from the left managed to bounce over the line and decide this encounter.

It was the dying minutes of the first period when Carroll swung the ball across and Bohs goalkeeper Niamh Coombes dropped it under pressure to give DLR a lead that they refused to give up.

The home team probably edged this contest overall but there wasn't much between the two sides - much to Bohs' credit for never giving up and pushing for an equaliser right to the end.

The performance of Nadine Clare in the middle of the pitch for Graham Kelly's team will have had the Republic of Ireland WNT scouts scribbling down positive notes.


Peamount United 6-0 Athlone Town
If someone had only watched the first half of this game they would have went away with a glowing reference for Athlone goalkeeper Abbiegayle Royanne.

The former Galway WFC stopper was sensational as she pulled off a number of saves and cleared her lines. Although she was unfortunate to concede as her team went in at half-time 1-0 down.

Sabhdh Doyle got that goal and she added a second before Tiegan Ruddy, Megan Smyth-Lynch, Áine O'Gorman and Orlagh Fitzpatrick all notched goals of their own.

Athlone's brave first-half display was ultimately undone by Peamount's quality with Doyle and Ruddy standing out for the champions in a fifth straight win.


Treaty United 0-5 Shelbourne
The attacking prowess of Shelbourne was summed up in their opening goal that saw Emily Whelan burn her marker before crossing low - Saoirse Noonan stepping over it cleverly - and Noelle Murray supplying the finish.

When they hit top gear there is little that other teams in this League can do to stop Shels. They move the ball quickly, make intelligent supporting runs, and, crucially, finish chances when it matters.

Murray's return to the line-up in recent weeks has given them a dynamic edge, while Whelan and Jessica Ziu are playing fantastic football - much to the delight of new boss Noel King.

Treaty never really had much of a chance in this game as they struggled to keep up with The Reds, who also saw Murray convert a penalty, plus goals from Ziu, Jessie Stapleton and Whelan.