Duke’s delight as Dollingstown seal Irish League place

Dollingstown turned the tables on a 2-1 first-leg deficit last weekend to defeat Brantwood and wrap up a coveted Irish League place.

Adam Walker levelled the overall match by breaking the deadlock on Saturday off Neil Clydesdale’s pass before the latter headed home number two ahead of half-time.

Dollingstown manager Gary Duke.

Dollingstown manager Gary Duke.

Colin Cunningham’s second-half hat-trick secured success on a 5-2 scoreline - with Brantwood scoring off a free-kick and penalty kick.

Brantwood picked up two red cards in the second half as Dollingstown came out on top in the NIFL Championship Two play-off.