The Limerick District League has released the provisional fixtures for the 2015/2016 junior season. We will have 4 teams competing at this level. Our ‘A’ team will play in Div 1A, ‘B’ team in Div 2B, ‘C’ team in 4A and our under 17’s in Div 2. These fixtures are subject to change. Full fixture lists for each of the Newport junior teams are below.
U16 & U17 pre-season training commences on Tuesday, July 28 at 6.30-8.00pm in Derryleigh Park. All of last season’s players are requested to attend. New players born in 1999, 2000 or 2001 are also welcome to come along. Please pass this on to anyone who might be interested in joining the U16 or U17 squad.
Sun, February 15, Derryleigh Park
Newport lose to Janesboro, 7-6 on penalties
1-1 at end of normal time
2-2 after extra time
For those of you who had a few hours to kill this afternoon if you didn’t make it to Derryleigh Park you missed an absolute cracker of a game from our young U17’s. Facing the run away league leaders and cup favorites Janesboro was a stiff task but by god how we rose to it. Continue reading
The lads travelled away to Coonagh on Sunday afternoon and after a good game on a very soft surface came out the wrong end of a 4-2 score line.
Kevin Ryan and Jordan Ryan continued their goal scoring form with a goal each.
The highlight of the game was a full length of the pitch run by Thomas Carroll, dribbling past seven Coonagh tackles to unluckily fire just wide of post with his angled shot.
Newport welcomed back Harry Sheehy from long term injury which will be a plus for the remainder of season.