MILFORD GIRL AMBER BARRETT IS IRELAND’S HERO IN PORTUGAL

first_imgLagan Harps striker Amber Barrett was the toast of Milford last night after scoring a late goal to help Ireland U19’s secure a deserved draw against Portugal. Barrett showed great composure to finish after forcing the mistake from the Portugese keeper after she chased down an under hit back-pass to the keeper.Ireland got exactly what they deserved after dominating the game for long spells. They fell behind just before half-time following a mix-up in the Irish defence.Ireland initially struggled with conditions early on as the heat was over 30 degrees despite the 8pm kick-off but adapted to the conditions as the game went on.They will play Portugal again on Thursday.MILFORD GIRL AMBER BARRETT IS IRELAND’S HERO IN PORTUGAL was last modified: September 4th, 2013 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Amber BarrettdrawIrelandMilfordnewsportugalSportlast_img read more