GLENAVON FC STATEMENT Glenavon chairman Adrian Teer was delighted to welcome Leeds United Academy staff Adam Underwood (Academy Director), Terry Potter (Head of UK Recruitment) and Dougie Bell (Chief Scout) to Mourneview Park recently to finalise the finer details of a "development partnership" between both clubs. "Partnerships are seen by Glenavon as an essential way forward [...]
Congratulations to Jack O'Mahony and Paddy Burns on their selection to the Northern Ireland under-18 schoolboy squad for the current Centenary Shield competition. After a scoreless draw away to Scotland on Friday night the team take on Wales at Newry Showgrounds this coming Thursday. Kick off is at 3.00pm. Best wishes to Jack, Paddy and the [...]
On Saturday the Club is delighted to host Blackburn United’s 2007 and 2008 boys’ teams at Mourneview Park for our match against Glentoran. Blackburn United is a community club that play their home games at New Murrayfield Park, Blackburn, West Lothian. As well as being our guests at the match, the boys will provide some half [...]
Glenavon FC is delighted to announce that John O'Kane has accepted the role of "Head of Youth Development". John has worked within youth football for a number of years, most recently being involved within Club NI where he has worked with many age groups from U12 to U16. John brings with him a vast amount of [...]
The Mid Ulster Youth Cup first round match Glenavon Academy v Dungannon Swifts (U18) has been brought forward to tonight and will be played at the Lurgan Junior High School. 7:45pm kick off.
Congratulations to Conner Byrne and Jesse Carson who are included in the NI Under-16 squad for the forthcoming friendly international games against Poland. First game is this Tuesday, 28th November, at the Dub Playing Fields in Belfast, kick off 2pm, followed by a game two days later at Stangmore Park, Dungannon. Kick off 3pm. Good luck to Conner, Jesse and [...]
Congratulations and best wishes to young player Jesse Carson who has received a well deserved call up to the Northern Ireland under-16 squad for the forthcoming Victory Shield tournament. First is a game against the Republic of Ireland on Monday 23rd October followed by games on the following Wednesday and Friday against Scotland and Wales respectively.
Congratulations to Academy goalkeeper Conner Byrne on his call up to the Northern Ireland under-16 team. The local lads, managed by former Mourneview favourite Darren Murphy, head to Finland this week for two friendlies against the home side in preparation for next month's Victory Shield tournament.
During the half-time interval at last Friday's match with Glentoran, representatives from Glenavon Academy were presented with their certificate for completing the IFA Clubmark award. Handing over the certificate from the Irish FA was Regional Grassroots Development Officer Ken Duncan and Youth Development Co-ordinator Robert Davidson. The Academy has recently completed this award which ensures the [...]
Supporters will wish to note the following Saturday morning fixtures. Firstly, the Academy Under 13 team face Portadown at Brownstown Park in the semi final of the NIBFA National League Cup. Kick off is at 11.00 am. Our Reserves entertain Ards in a fixture in the Development League at MVP. Kick off here is 11.30 am. [...]