BALLINASLOE TOWN AFC CLUB NEWS 2019/2020
SENIOR UPCOMING FIXTURE
After an excellent start to the league campaign another important and if past encounters are anything to go by a tough encounter will see the Roscommon & District Football League Premier Division tie with St. Peter's FC v Ballinasloe Town AFC taking place on Sunday 15th September with Kick Off at 2pm in McCarthy Park. All travelling support welcome on the day.
RESULTS RESULTS RESULTS
Roscommon & District Football League Weekend Results
Premier Division Ballinasloe Town AFC (3) v Boyle Celtic FC (1) Scorers - Mahmoud, Aiden Dooney, Cian Naughton
Second Division Ballinasloe Town B (1) v Boyle Celtic FC B (2) Scorer - David McDonnell
UNDERAGE FIXTURES BEGIN
Sunday 8th Sept - U14 SFAI Cup - 1st Rd Ballinasloe Town AFC v Galway Hibernians k.o 12.00pm @Curragh Grounds
FOOTBALL AT THE CURRAGH TONIGHT
Roscommon & District Football League Second Division fixture will see Ballinasloe Town B v Boyle Celtic B tonight Friday 30th August at the Curragh Grounds with a scheduled Kick Off at 8pm. All support very welcome. Bring the brolly!!!
RESERVES WIN PRE SEASON CURTAIN RAISER
Well done to our senior reserve team who won the Rdfl League charity shield yesterday beating St Cuans 4-3 in Lecarrow. Goals from Lee Johnston, Pedro, Warren Coyne x2 . We’ll done lads good start to the season ahead.
SENIORS LEAGUE SEASON STARTS SUNDAY
After exiting the Connacht Champions Cup at the semi final stage to Ballina (4-1) Seniors will turn their attention to the pursuit of the Roscommon & District Football League title as they take on Boyle Celtic on Sunday 1st September at 2pm at the Curragh Grounds. Come along and support the team on the day.
RDFL Umbro Masters Cup semi final
Castlerea Celtic v Ballinasloe Town
CFA Summa Sports Champions Cup semi final
Ballina Town v Ballinasloe Town
Sunday 25th Aug kick off 2pm.
YOUTH REGISTRATION NEWS
With the new season fast approaching, our youth teams have started back or will be starting back in the next week or two. As always new players are very welcome to join from 5 yrs old and upwards. All players must be registered to train & play, please see upcoming registration dates below which will take place in our new clubhouse: Saturday 24th August 11am to 12pm, Tuesday 27th August 18:15 to 19:30, Saturday 31st August 11am to 12pm, Tuesday 3rd Sept 18:15 to 19:30.
Registration fees for 2019/20 season are as follows - U9’s and younger €35, U10’s and older €75 for the 1st child €40 for the 2nd child and 3 or more will be a family fee of €120. We look forward to seeing loads of old and new faces for the season ahead.
BALLINASLOE THROUGH TO SEMI FINAL
The CFA Summa Sports Connacht Champions Cup Quarter Final took place at the Curragh Grounds on Saturday evening and an excellent Ryan Burke double was enough to see 'The Town' through to the next round against St Peters in this elite team competition. Leading 1 nil at half time Ballinasloe added to their advantage in the second half with a team performance to be proud of.
LOTTO RESULTS NOW IN
The latest Ballinasloe Town Lotto at the weekend saw 2 Match 3 Winners as the current Jackpot rolls over to €3,300 for this coming weekend. The numbers drawn were 01, 09,17 and 30. Support for our club lottery provides regular funding for soccer at the club, so please buy a ticket and say hello to our sellers.
CFA SUMMA CUP - NEW DATE
The CFA champions cup match v St Peter’s is OFF as McCarthy Park is unplayable. Fixture will now be rearranged for Saturday 17th August 7:30pm KO in the Curragh. All Support appreciated for this prestigious competition.
YOUTHFUL TOWN BEAT KILKERRIN IN FINAL
Ballinalsoe are the RDYSL U18 Shield Champions for 2019.
In a game that saw them come from behind it took a brace
from McGerald Woha to win the Shield in an end to end
final held in Lecarrow last Sunday. After going behind on
the half hour a close range header from a free kick and a
penalty after 70 minutes saw Ballinasloe take the honours
with it ending Ballinasloe Town 2-1Kilkerrin United. Well done
to the management team of Padraigh Mickey and Bobby and
of course the U18 players on a famous win.
KIDZ SUMMER SOCCER COMES TO TOWN
Ballinasloe Town AFC Summer Soccer Camp takes place from Monday 5th August to Friday 9th August 2019. Start times are 10am-2.30pm each day. Age 5-13 years for both boys & girls. Cost will be €65 per child with brothers and sisters being discounted at 2nd child €50, 3rd child €40. Why not come to our Pre Registration to guarantee your place and FREE gear. Times are as follows Thursday 27th June 7-8pm, Saturday 29th June 11am-1pm, Thursday 4th July 7pm-8pm & Saturday 6th July 11am-1pm which takes place upstairs in the new clubhouse at The Curragh grounds.
CLUB AGM ANNOUNCED
Ballinasloe Town AFC AGM 2019 has been announced with the date being set for Tuesday 2nd July at 7.30 pm in the Clubhouse. We would like to encourage people to come along and get involved for the forthcoming 2019/20 season. It promises to be an exciting season for the club with many new developments taking place in 2019 & 2020. Please attend for the positive future of your Club.