SERYFA round-up: Gala 13s beat Tynecastle FC Whites in remaining thriller | Spartans Whites 16s battle again to carry cup


Gala Fairydean Rovers Beneath-13s lifted the Edinburgh Cup at New Dundas Park, Bonnyrigg after a nine-goal thriller in opposition to Tynecastle FC Whites went all the best way to extra-time.

Gala took the lead inside ten minutes as Oliver McClymont ran onto a free ball and drilled it into the bottom-left nook.

Spartans Whites Under-16s

Spartans Whites Beneath-16s


5 minutes earlier than half-time, Andrei Samoila reacted rapidly in entrance of purpose to stage the rating.

Nevertheless, Gala restored their lead earlier than the half was over. Sam Ostle dribbled his approach by means of a crowd of gamers earlier than firing excessive into the purpose.

Tynecastle got here out flying at the beginning of the second half. Leon Byrne slammed house from the sting of the field 4 minutes after the restart after which once more within the 45th minute to provide Tynecastle the lead for the primary time within the match.

Harris Fairgrieve swivelled within the field and equalised for Gala within the 57th minute.

With 5 minutes to go, Fraser Swan thought he had gained it for Gala by poking the ball over the road after a goalmouth scramble however Tynecastle scored on the demise, Jed Sneddon rifling a shot into the again of the online after Struan Woodford’s preliminary effort was blocked.

Within the final play of the 90 minutes, Tynie’s Andrew Thomson pulled off some heroic defending as he cleared the ball off the road, preserving the rating at Four-Four.

Harrison Mutch scored the one purpose in extra-time with a beautiful little bit of particular person ability taking the ultimate rating to 5-Four. Gala jubilantly hoisted the cup however each groups performed a superb attacking sport with neither deserving to lose.

Elsewhere, Spartans Whites Beneath-16s got here from behind to beat Tranent Colts 2-1 and carry the Division Three League Cup.

Tranent shocked their opponents as they scored with their first assault, Jake Brown netting from contained in the field with the match but to show a minute outdated.

Tranent continued their dominance within the first half however couldn’t add to their early rating with Miguel Corriea sharp inbetween the sticks for Spartans.

Within the 56th minute, Kieran Harvey scored immediately from a nook and began the Spartans comeback.

Six minutes later, Murray Skiffington slammed house and sealed the win for Spartans. Tranent proved worthy opponents however a second purpose evaded them.

Tynecastle Beneath-15s superior to the Inspiresport Scottish Cup remaining after a Four-1 win in opposition to AFC Glasgow.

Tynie took the lead within the 15th minute when captain Kyle Fraser bundled the ball over the road from a nook.

They doubled their benefit as an enormous kick from goalkeeper Josh Philp was launched up the park and Sam Nicholson raced onto it, nipping in entrance of the keeper and discovering the online.

Simply earlier than half-time, Callum Todd curled in a shot from 20 yards out to provide Tynie a Three-Zero lead.

Todd completed the tie off within the second half as he capitalised on a defensive mix-up and slotted house from ten yards.

Glasgow did handle to seize a comfort purpose but it surely proved to be not more than that.

Tynecastle will face off in opposition to Musselburgh Windsor within the an all-Lothians remaining on Could 19.



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