Donnchad O’Doherty, formerly of Mallow United U14s, has topped off an excellent season by signing for Cork City FC having joined their U15 squad after 7 years with the Mallow club. Donnchad started with Mallow United at U8 under the guidance of Joe O’Flynn and Ger O’Connell and has played a pivotal role in the success the team that has been coached by Derek Fortune and Prince Amechi since U11. Among his achievements for the club, this year alone the U14 team were Regional Cup Winners, Football Cup Barcelona Runners Up, Local Cup Runners Up and National Cup Semi-Finalists with Donnchad taking the U14 player of the year award. Donnchad was also part of the Cork Schoolboys U14 squad who won the 2018 Kennedy Cup Plate and lined out for Ireland U14s. Having done himself, his family and club very proud over the last few years when playing with Mallow United, the Cork Schoolboys League and the Irish team the club has every confidence that the Donnchad will do likewise in the FAI U15 National League. Mallow United would like to thank Donnchad and his family for their top class service to the club over the last number of years and wish them continued success on their new venture.