Athenry FC Archives 2012
Athenry A team beat East United 3-1 to win their second Michael O' Byrne cup. Cathal Fahy opened the scoring with an excellent goal after a good move involving Benny Lawless and David Carroll which saw Ray Moran cross for Fahy to drive home. Athenry increased their lead when Moran passed to Cathal Fahy who hit an excellent cross for Conor Cannon to head home to the top corner. Athenry had other chances to increase their lead but East came back in to the game and scored just before half time. There were few chances in the second half but Conor Cannon wrapped it up for Athenry when he rounded the keeper to score.