Author: Peter Connolly

Swords Manor fc over 35’s

Swords Manor Over 35’s are looking for new players for the 2024 season for both the A team and newly formed B team. We are also available for pre-season friendlies. If interested please contact Dan – 087 983 8611 or Gav – 083 009 3704′

Irishtown StPats Cy over 35’s

*Irishtown/St Pats CYFC Over 35s*

We are looking for friendlies on these 2 dates:

5pm Saturday 27th Jan Ringsend Park Astro
5pm Saturday 17th Feb Ringsend Park Astro

Contact Pat on 0871652931

Spartak Dynamo o’35’s

‘Spartak Dynamo over 35’s have started preparations for the new season and are looking for fresh new talent.
Training and home matches in Marley Park. Training is every Thursday 8pm & Matches every Saturday afternoons 3pm.
Pre-Season training starts this Thursday at 8pm on the Astro in Marley Park, with friendly matches starting Saturday the 20th of Jan.
If interested give our manager Ciaran a call/text on 085 199 5723.

Marino Ath over 35’s

Marino Athletic are looking for a manager for the up and coming season . No training nights as players train themselves so manager only required for match days ( Saturdays or Friday evenings come summer ) . Contact Karl Scully @ 0868562007 for further details !

Ashbourne Utd Over 35

Ashbourne Utd Over 35’s team are looking for friendlies home or away for the following dates

Sat 3rd Feb

Sat 10th Feb

Sat 17th Feb

Sat 24th Feb

contact  Alan on 0868249390


Noel Kennelly RIP

We have just learned today of the passing of Noel Kennelly one of the founding fathers of the Amateur Football league.

Our thoughts are with Noel’s Family at this sad  time .

If you would like to view the Death Notice, visit

ON LINE referee courses

Hi All,

Please see a list of upcoming referee courses that have just opened up if you can share with your contacts.

  • Online Referee Beginners Course – 11th /12th December 2023 (7-10pm)
  • Online Referee Beginners Course – 15th/16th January 2024 (7-10pm)
  • Online Referee Beginners Course – 30th/31st January 2024 (7-10pm)
  • Online Referee Beginners Course – 26th/27th February 2024 (7-10pm)

Click for more information or to sign up. I have also attached a poster which can be shared online.

If you have any questions, please let me know.



FAI Referee beginners courses FREE TO ENTER

Hi all,


I hope you are keeping well.


As you may be aware this year, we will launch a new pilot initiative countrywide which will see the week of July 24th – 30th 2023 inclusive used to facilitate the running of free in-person referee beginner courses across every region. I have attached the course location map and also the promo poster that can be shared on social media.


These courses are free and sign up is through the following link – (please note to register for a course applicants must create a FAIConnect account).


It would be great if you could share this information with the leagues and clubs in your area.


If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me.





Lucas Keating
Referee Executive
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Tel: +353 0860326444