Search Results for 'Michael Byrne Cup'
9 results found.
One of Galway’s most famous sporting sons looks set be honoured with a statue after a call from Mayor of Galway City, Mike Cubbard.
A busy weekend awaits Galway United, who face two crucial SSE Airtricity League first division fixtures against Cabinteely (Friday) and Athlone Town (Monday) at Eamonn Deacy Park.
It is getting tight at the top of the Galway FA Premier League with only two points separating leaders Mervue United, champions Athenry FC and challengers Salthill Devon. Athenry had a 4-0 win over Merlin Woods Sports Club on Saturday with goals from Cathal Fahy (5), Gary Forde (pen 21), Stephen Cunningham (64) and Cole Connolly (89), while Mervue took over the top spot again on Sunday with a 7-1 win over Galway Bohemians at Miller's Lane with goals from Tommy Walsh, Barry Moran, Enda Curran (2), Jason Molloy, Peter Walsh (2) and Andrew Connolly.
Midfielders Conor Barry and Conor Melody, and youngster Adam Rooney, have signed contract extensions with Galway United for the 2019 SSE Airtricity League season.
The townland in which this park is situated is known as Terryland or Tirellan, derived from the Irish Tír Oileáin (the Land of the Islands) which was so named because the river divided into many streams, thus creating islands in the area. It is in the civil parish of St Nicholas in the Barony of Galway.
Successful season: Mervue United’s underage teams collected three cups in Milebush, Castlebar - a first time for the club to win all three in one season.
A memorial in honour of the leaders of the 1916 Rising, and featuring the Proclamation, will be unveiled in Mervue, between McDonagh Avenue and Clarke Avenue, on Wednesday December 7 at 1pm.
The GRETB Training Centre, Mervue Business Park, Galway, is running a healthcare support traineeship course starting this month.
Entries for the annual Derek Crowe Memorial six-a-sides close tomorrow (Friday).