There is international action at MVP this Friday evening when Northern Ireland take on Iceland in a European Championship qualifying game. Our own Joel Cooper, Rhys Marshall and Mark Sykes are all included in Jim Magilton's squad as well as former players, Shayne Lavery and Shay McCartan. Lurgan lad, Cameron Dummigan, has also been called up. [...]
The club's Commercial Director, Eddie Drury, plans to hold a meeting this coming Monday 5th September with the aim of establishing a new fundraising committee. The intention is that the committee will play a key role in identifying sponsorship and commercial opportunities for the club. The meeting, which starts at 8pm, will take place in the [...]
Glenavon welcome back Kyle Neill and Kevin Braniff from injury, but Paddy McCourt fails to make the squad. Mark Sykes, Joel Cooper and Rhys Marshall are both away on international duty, with Simon Kelly dropping to the bench with Kris Lindsay coming in, along with Andy Hall. The first chance falls to Tobermore inside the first [...]
Glenavon take on Tobermore United as the 'big boys' get involved in the League Cup on Tuesday night (Mourneview Park, 7.45pm). This game was originally scheduled to be played at Tobermore's Fortwilliam Park, but due to the ground's lack of floodlights it was moved to Lurgan. So it's a night under the Mourneview Park lights that [...]
There was a big "Welcome to Mourneview Park" this morning (Saturday) for a group of cyclists who are doing a sponsored cycle around all 12 Danske Bank Premiership grounds for local charity, Fields of Life. They are raising funds for a team going to Uganda in Easter 2016 to deliver a coaching education programme to over [...]
Glenavon put in a resolute performance but were defeated by a strong Linfield side at Windsor Park. Gary Hamilton speaks with the Lurgan Mail's Gary Ellis after the match. Click to play the video Kevin Braniff, who was partnering Eoin Bradley up front, had the first opportunity on four minutes when his shot from [...]
The numbers in this week's Glenavon Lottery were: 3, 9, 11, 13. There were six match three winners but as the maim prize wasn't won the jackpot now rises to £1,800. The next draw takes place on Tuesday, May 19.
Pictures from Thursday's match by Alan Weir.
By Gareth Hanna As Mark Farren posed with the teams before kick off at Thursday night's game, one supporter shouted "There's only one Mark Farren." It was a moment that summed up the evening, two clubs and supporters assembled all for one man who, through his immense character and fight, has caught the hearts of a [...]