17th November 2018
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Cup final encounters see Whalsay and Services victorious

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A busy cup final afternoon was played out in Lerwick this weekend, with Whalsay B and Services tasting victory.

In the Association Cup final, Services faced Dynamo Chernobyl with an emphatic 8-2 win for Services.

Whalsay B's Keith Pearson (on left) and Celtic B's Paul Leask challenge for the ball during yesterday's Bloomfield Cup final at the Clickimin South Pitch. Photo: Kevin Jones.

Whalsay B’s Keith Pearson (on left) and Celtic B’s Paul Leask challenge for the ball during yesterday’s Bloomfield Cup final at the Clickimin South Pitch. Photo: Kevin Jones.

Justin Watson scored five goals for the Emergency Services men, John Hutcheson got two and and Mikey Forrester was also on the scoresheet.

Kennedy Stewart and Neil Riddell got the goals for Chernobyl.

In the Bloomfield Cup encounter Whalsay won 3-2. Stuart Shearer scored two for the men in the red as well as an own-goal.

 

 

 

Thorfinn Craigie scored with a header for Celtic in the closing minutes of the match.

Sadly there was no cup presentation for the winners.

Emergency Services' Justin Watson scoring his first of five goals in yesterday's Association Cup final.Photo: Kevin Jones.

Emergency Services’ Justin Watson scoring his first of five goals in yesterday’s Association Cup final.Photo: Kevin Jones.

Instead Rocky the Pug posed with the Whalsay men in place of the cup.

• More in Friday’s Shetland Times

 

 

About Adam Guest

Reporter for The Shetland Times. I have also worked as a senior news reporter at The Press and Journal, The Barnsley Chronicle and as a freelance reporter for The Doncaster Free Press. Alongside news reporting I specialise in music and sports journalism. Pork pie lover.

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