All Roads lead to Newcastle West this weekend for Glin Rovers F.C.
On Friday night at 7pm our A Team play Rathkeale A in the Weekly Observer Desmond Cup Final, Mike McLoughlin and Thomas Wallace’s team are bidding to bring the cup back
to Glin this weekend for the first time since we won it last in 2009. Full club report located within this week’s Weekly Observer.
On Sunday evening at 5pm Glin Rovers B play Ballingarry B in the Division 3 Title Play off match.
The B team last won the Division 3 title in 2007 and although they have secured promotion to Division 2 for next season the Division Title is the big prize for Mike Stack and Barclay Costello’s team.
See the Club write up in this edition of the Weekly Observer this week for the build up to the final.
The Club wishes both teams the very best of luck this weekend.
Sponsorship for Cup Final.
Glin Rovers F.C. would like to thank Geoghegans “Magpie Bar” for a set of Gear Bags for the A team for the Cup Final and
also many thanks to Wallace Paving who sponsored a set of Club Polo shirts for the A team.
Many thanks also to Gavin Sheehan and Mike Stack for organising the club crested flags this week and also thanks to all those who helped put up the club flags and bunting in Glin this past weekend.
The club would also like to thank the local business’ who place adverts in the Weeks Weekly Observer for the Cup Final.
Division 3 League Cup.
Glin Rovers B V Newcastle West B 6-2
The B team have secured a place in the Shield Final after this result which will be played within the next 2 weeks.
U15 Desmond Cup Semi Final
GB Rovers V Granagh Utd 4-1.
GB’s goals were scored by Ben Sheehan 2, Paddy Callaghan 1, Johnny O Sullivan 1.
The pick to the goals was Johnny O Sullivan’s after a great pass in by Daragh Leahy.
Best of luck to the GB boys in the upcoming final.