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Cockhill Celtic 1-0 Fanad United

Sunday 11th September, 2016

MORAN GOAL SEALS VICTORY FOR CHAMPIONSCockhill Celtic 1Fanad United 0League champions Cockhill got their title defence off to a winning start with a narrow win over a committed Fanad team in windy conditions in Cockhill on Sunday afternoon.Cockhill started brightly with a Garbhan Friel shot which went narrowly wide on 4mins. While Cockhill were on top,...

Letterkenny Rovers 2-1 Derry City Reserves

Sunday 11th September, 2016

ROVERS EDGE PAST CITY IN OPENING USL TIELetterkenny Rovers 2Derry City Reserves 1Letterkenny Rovers and Derry City Reserves portrayed the value of intermediate football in the county when playing out an entertaining game at Leckview Park and it was the home side who deservedly claimed the three points after an enthralling 2-1 win to get their League...

Happy Birthday Tommy Harkin

Sunday 11th September, 2016

Congratulations to Tommy Harkin who celebrates his 80th birthday this weekend. Tommy served Fanad United for over 30 years as Physio/ Kitman before moving to Finn Harps with Ollie Horgan, but he still serves the Ulster Senior League as Physio for our Interprovincial team and will be with us next month in Cork. Hopefully if we can get a spare half hour in Cork we...

Time Change

Saturday 10th September, 2016

Tomorrows game between Letterkenny Rovers and Derry City Reserves will now kick off at the earlier time of 12 noon

Finn Harps Statement- RE: USL

Thursday 08th September, 2016

Finn Harps has confirmed this evening that the club is re-entering a team in the Ulster Senior League after a two-year absence. Secretary John Campbell said the Board of Directors were delighted that talks in relation to putting a reserve side back into the USL have been successfully concluded. “We’re delighted to be going back into the Ulster...


Thursday 08th September, 2016

BREAKING NEWSFINN HARPS JOIN ULSTER SENIOR LEAGUESee below for the Ulster Senior League Press Release ULSTER SENIOR LEAGUE PRESS RELEASEThe Ulster Senior League Executive Committee are delighted to announce that Finn Harps Reserves will compete in this season's league which gets underway this weekend. After a number of recent meetings between Finn...


Wednesday 07th September, 2016

ROUND ONESunday 18.09.2016Letterkenny Rovers v Cockhill CelticFanad United, Bonagee United and Swilly Rovers receive byes to Round 2


Wednesday 07th September, 2016

Peter Moran,Ulster Senior League Interprovincial manager for this year's Michael Ward Trophy,has added Cockhill Celtic's Gavin Cullen(pictured) to his management team. This year's Interprovincials are in Cork on Friday,Saturday and Sunday the 14th to 16th of October.Moran will shortly be getting his squad together for training and is also hoping to...


Tuesday 06th September, 2016

Swilly Rovers have sacked their manager Aaron Rogan(pictured)after just two games. Swilly were defeated in their two Donegal News Group A games against Cockhill Celtic(3-1) and Letterkenny Rovers(6-1). They are away to Bonagee United on Sunday in the first round of games in the 4 Lanterns USL.Gerry Crossan - who was present at their game on Sunday against...


Monday 05th September, 2016

4 LANTERNS USLSunday 11 SeptemberLetterkenny Rovers v Derry City ReservesBonagee United v Fanad UnitedCockhill Celtic v Fanad United

League Cup Group A

Monday 05th September, 2016

Cockhill Celtic and Letterkenny Rovers have qualified for the semi finals of this season's Donegal News League Cup.Cockhill Celtic topped Group A after recording two wins from two over Swilly Rovers(3-1)and Letterkenny Rovers(3-1).Letterkenny Rovers advanced to the semi final after a 6-1 victory over Swilly Rovers on Sunday.GROUP A RESULTSSwilly...

Letterkenny Rovers 6-1 Swilly RoversLetterkenny Rovers secured their League Cup semi final spot with a comfortable 6-1 win over Swilly Rovers at a balmy Leckview Park on Sunday afternoon.Both sides came into this game on the back of 3-1 defeats against Cockhill Celtic which meant this was a winners takes all tie with the possibility of a penalty shootout if...

Letterkenny Rovers v Swilly Rovers

Friday 02nd September, 2016

Just one match takes place this weekend in the Ulster Senior League. Letterkenny Rovers host Swilly Rovers in a winner takes all in Group A of the Donegal News League Cup. Both side's were defeated by Cockhill Celtic(3-1), so Sunday's clash means that whoever come's out on top will joint Celtic in the semi final.Sunday's game kick's off at 2pm and if the sides...

Derry City Reserves 5-1 Bonagee United

Friday 02nd September, 2016

Derry City Reserves 5Bonagee United 1Young City striker Cathal Farren was the hero for the Candy Stripes in Wednesday's Donegal News League Cup when he scored 4 goals against Bonagee United.City (who were managed by Hugh Harkin and Senior boss Kenny Shiels)took the lead after just 3 minutes and this was the only goal in the first half. Bonagee were well in the...

Cockhill Celtic 3-1 Letterkenny

Friday 02nd September, 2016

Cockhill Celtic FC - 3 (D, Doherty, DM Doherty & M Moran)Letterkenny Rovers - 1 (C Tourish)Cockhill Celtic FC, last years double winners, advanced to this years USL Donegal News League Cup semi-finals after defeating Letterkenny Rovers FC at the Charlie O'Donnell sports Grounds onWednesday night.An early goal from Cockhill's Derek Doherty was...

Fanad United Notes

Tuesday 30th August, 2016

Our Senior team that started the season with a narrow 1-0 defeat away to Bonagee United today in the Donegal News League Cup. We were missing quite a number of players and the lads battled well throughout the game. The goal we conceded was a bit unfortunate as first of all Shane Graham made a great save and then player manager Arthur Lynch made a last ditch block...

Letterkenny Rovers Cclub Notes

Tuesday 30th August, 2016

Action is well up and running at the club and our seniors will host Swilly Rovers at Leckview on Sunday at 2pm in the second game of their League Cup group. They got their season up and running with a trip to Cockhill Celtic on Wednesday night ( Aug 31st).The seniors finalised their prep for both games with a 0-0 friendly draw with Rathmullan Celtic last Thursday...

Donegal News League Cup Group B Fixture

Monday 29th August, 2016

Derry City Reserves play their first game in Group B of the DN League Cup at home on Wednesday evening against Bonagee United.Bonagee defeated Fanad United on Sunday 1-0 with a goal from former Candystripe Aidan McCauley.Ko in Derry is 7pm

Donegal News League Cup Group A Fixture

Monday 29th August, 2016

Cockhill Celtic play their second game in a matter of days on Wednesday evening when they host Letterkenny Rovers. Cockhill Celtic won their opening game in Group A of the DN News Cup on Sunday defeating Swilly Rovers 3-1 away from home with goals from Garbhan Friel(2) & Jimmy Bradley.Kick off at Charlie O'Donnell Memorial Park is 6.45pm...

Weekend Results/Fixtures/Reports

Monday 29th August, 2016

ULSTER SENIOR LEAGUEResults,Sunday 28 AugustDonegal News League CupGroup ASwilly Rovers 1-3 Cockhill Celtic Group BBonagee United 1-0 Fanad UnitedFixtures,Donegal News League CupWednesday 31 AugustGroup ACockhill Celtic v Letterkenny RoversGroup BDerry City Reserves v Bonagee UnitedSunday 4 September Group ALetterkenny Rovers v Swilly...