Athlone Win On Penalties To Secure Semi Final Spot In FAI Cup

Ciaran Kilduff's side are just 90 minutes away from the final.

Athlone Town caused a big upset in the quarter final's of the Women's FAI Cup on Saturday. 

Ciaran Kilduff's side beat league leaders Peamount United in a penalty shootout after the game ended scoreless after the original 90 minutes. 

Town were 3-2 winners in the shootout, with Muireann Devaney netting the crucial spotkick, while Katie Keane made three saves including the winning one.

Athlone will join Shelbourne, Shamrock Rovers and Sligo Rovers in the final four, aiming to reach a second consecutive decider. 

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