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Many reckoned Patsy Byrne was going to complete a super quick double when Sandy Sea went to slips for the Boylesports Derby final, but they were reckoning without the lethal combination of talent and genius, represented respectively by Razor Ashmore and Brendan Matthews.
That, however, was reckoning without Beattie's late 25-yard free-kick which flew past keeper Ed de Goey to secure what was only Southampton's second home win of the season.
Silent Celtic crashed out of the Champions League reckoning without a whimper last night.