Carla McManus hat-trick helps Ireland under-17s past Faroe Islands

It was a comfortable 6-0 triumph

Turners Cross

Turners Cross ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

Ireland Under-17s thrashed the Faroe Islands 6-0 in their latest Women's European Qualifier at Turners Cross.

A hat-trick for Carla McManus did most of the damage for the home side while Alannah McEvoy added a brace with Orla Casey getting the other.

The opener arrived on 12 minutes when McEvoy converted a cross from Heather Payne.

Thirteen minutes later, McEvoy made it 2-0 with a long-range finish.

The third goal of the night arrived on 66 minutes when McManus scored and she added her second six minutes later.

Her hat-trick arrived in stoppage time and there was even time for a sixth from Casey.