Southend United defeated the champions Carrick United in Southend Park. Glen Hawe, Billy Ryan and Sean O’Loughlin scored the goal for the Tangerines.
Jack Doherty netted Carrick’s goal from the penalty spot.
Final score. Southend United 3 Carrick United 1.
Tramore Rangers raced into an early two goal lead against Hibernians in The Orchard.
Daithi Purcell was one of their scorers. Hibernians however fought back and they scored through Kenny Purcell, Jason Keane and two from Mark O’Keeffe.
O’Keeffe netted a hat-trick last week so he has set a blistering pace in the race for the Golden Boot award.
Final score. Tramore Rangers 2 Hibernians 4.