Help Wanted with Old Team Photo

The club have been contacted asking for help in identifying a number of players pictured in the front row in the photograph below: the player to the left of Robbie Dennison and the two players to the right of Duncan Lowry. It is understood that the photograph was taken in the early eighties. If you think you can help please contact the website by email to [email protected] or alternatively telephone the club office on 028 3832 2472.

BlueZone Opening

BlueZone will be open from 10.30am – 12pm this Saturday morning for any last minute holiday essentials.
2017/18 season tickets will also be available to purchase.

Concert Update

Important information: with Saturday’s concert only 48 hours away, all those planning to attend should note that this is an all ticket event. The remaining tickets will be on sale from Skeleton Travel all day Friday and Saturday until 1pm; from BlueZone on Friday evening from 7.30-8.30pm; and from Mourneview Park on Saturday until gates open at 6pm.

Concert goers should also note that they will not be permitted to carry alcohol into the venue and searches will be carried out before gaining admittance. Those found to be in possession of alcohol not purchased on the premises will be ejected from the ground with no return.

Family Fun Day with Angel Wishes NI

Angel Wishes NI will be hosting a family fun day on Saturday afternoon, at Mourneview Park as a warm up to the Roll with It concert. So why not bring along young and old alike for an afternoon of bouncy castles, face painting, music, petting farm, penalty kicks / football skills, bbq, cake stall etc.
The fun will start at 2pm, finishes up at 4pm, with doors opening for the concert from 6pm.

Mark Makes NI U21 Squad

Mark Sykes is really enjoying his football. Photo by Alan Weir

Congratulations and best wishes to Mark Sykes who joins Joel Cooper in the NI under-21 squad for Thursday’s European Qualifying game in Tallinn.

International Call-up For Joel

Photo by Alan Weir.

Congratulations and best wishes to Joel Cooper who has been called up to the NI Under-21 squad for their opening game this Thursday in the European Under 21 Qualifiers. Thursday’s opponents are Estonia, with the game kicking off in Tallinn at 4pm local time. In the past few days Joel had been training with the senior squad prior to Friday’s international against New Zealand.

Golf Classic 2017

The Glenavon Golf Classic returned on Friday 19th May for the first time since 2014 with Major Freight Services on board as the main sponsor.

Lurgan Golf Club kindly hosted the event and it was a great success with 47 partaking in the day’s golf followed by for a delicious 2 course meal in the clubhouse.

The main prizes were awarded on a team basis, with the team containing former Glenavon players Colin Crawford & Alex Denver pipping the team, which contained former Portadown and current Glentoran left-back Ross Redman, to first prize.

A special thanks goes to Wilson Collins & Paul Best from Lurgan Golf Club for all their work in organising the golf, Ian Irwin who helped organise sponsors and Andy Heasley who provided the evening entertainment.

Glenavon FC are thankful to all who were involved in the day either participating or contributing to the various sponsorship opportunities. A full list of our sponsors and prize winners are below and as always we encourage you to support our sponsors.

Orchard Ground Equipment, Allsports, Lord Mayor of Armagh City Banbridge & Craigavon Garath Keating, Carla Lockhart MLA, Ulster Bank Business Banking, Councillor Mark Woods, National Windscreens, Pearl Sinnamon, Direct European Ltd, McGeary Courier Services, Decor8, Gordon Irwin, Adrian Teer, Boxit, Kuba Creative, Moira Equestrian Centre, Triangle Glenavon Supporters Club, William Walker Glenavon Supporters Club, City of Armagh Glenavon Supporters Club, First Lurgan Rangers Supporters Club, Deputy Lord Mayor of Armagh City Banbridge & Craigavon Paul Greenfield, Finegan Gibson Chartered Accountants, Electronic Excellence, James Barton Funeral Services, Martin Bunzl Ltd, Colin Lloyd Bathrooms, Anfield Transport, James Hamilton Group, Clyde Shanks Planning Development, The Classic Mineral Water Co, and High Street Harvest.

More photos can be viewed here.