UCD secure another season of top-flight football in play-off victory over Waterford

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Ucd Secure Another Season Of Top-Flight Football In Play-Off Victory Over Waterford Ucd Secure Another Season Of Top-Flight Football In Play-Off Victory Over Waterford
SSE Airtricity League Promotion/Relegation Play-Off Final, Richmond Park, Dublin 11/11/2022 UCD vs Waterford UCD’s Thomas Lonergan and Alex Baptiste of Waterford Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Laszlo Geczo
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Fiachra Gallagher

UCD will play in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division again next season, surviving their promotion/relegation play-off final against Waterford FC on Friday night.

A first-half goal from Tom Lonergan was the difference — the Students prevailed 1-0 in the clash at Richmond Park in Inchicore.

A dramatic finish saw Waterford awarded a penalty in the 93rd minute of the match, giving The Blues a lifeline — but Junior Quitirna failed to hit the target, firing over from the spot.

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