*Doonbeg’s David Tubridy tries to keep tabs on Éire Óg’s Dara Walsh. Photograph: Raymond O’Mahony An increase in competitive adult games is needed in Clare before ‘there are no GAA players left’.
*2018/19 Premier League Champions, Newmarket Celtic. Photograph: Oliver Fitzpatrick It’s hours until the start of the Maloney Garden Machinery Premier Division signalling the start of the season in Clare junior soccer with action also getting underway in the first, second and third divisions.
*Newmarket Celtic’s Shane Cusack. Photograph: Mark Hayes “Patience” was key for Newmarket Celtic A according to Shane Cusack as they overcame Newmarket Celtic B to win the Clare Cup for the eighteenth time on Friday evening.
*Martin ‘Monty’ Mulqueen and David McCarthy compete for possession. Photograph: Mark Hayes In the clash of Newmarket Celtic’s A vs B side on Friday night, the club and it’s families were split as it’s two adult teams faced off in the Banner Carpets and Flooring Clare Cup Final.
*David Reidy under pressure from Paudie Hayes & Kieran Eyres. Photograph: Mark Hayes Newmarket Celtic A won a historic eight Clare Cup title in a row overcoming their friends, neighbours and clubmates Newmarket Celtic B on Friday evening.
*Harvey Cullinan in action for Newmarket Celtic. Photograph: Oliver Fitzpatrick Newmarket-on-Fergus’ Harvey Cullinan has signed for Sheffield Utd.
*Photograph: Oliver Fitzpatrick Newmarket Celtic were knocked out of the Munster Junior Cup on penalties by Limerick club Pike Rovers.
Newmarket Celtic’s Eoin Hayes has been named as the 2018 FAI Junior International Player of the Year.
Shannon’s Ryan Nolan made his first team debut with Inter Milan over the weekend, making him the third Irishman to ever do so as he follows in the footsteps of Liam Brady and Robbie Keane. He came off the bench in the second half for the Nerazzurri n a pre-season friendly 3-0 win against Swiss…
Newmarket Celtic have been handed a home draw in the first round of the FAI Senior Cup. For the first time in their fifty year history, Celtic will partake in the competition and will face Dublin club Cabinteely FC who were first granted a League of Ireland licence in 2015, they currently ply their trade…