It is with great sadness that we have to record the death after a short illness of our former goalkeeper Walter Durkan. As our older supporters will recall Walter was goalkeeper as we won three trophies, City Cup, Gold Cup and Ulster Cup, in the 1954/55 season. He was also a member of the squad that [...]
Congratulations to three of our Academy players who have been selected to represent the Subway National League in a Under 15s tournament in Las Vegas this weekend. Defender Malachy Burns, younger brother of Bobby and Paddy, winger Liam Corr and midfielder Robbie Morrow are part of a 18 strong squad that begin their campaign in the [...]
We were saddened to learn of the passing in hospital on Friday last of William Walker Club member Bertie Caldwell. Bertie's funeral service was conducted by our Chaplain Rev Paul Whittaker in St. John's Church, Sloan Street yesterday. Sincere condolences to Bertie's daughter Isobel, son-in-law Ivan, grandson Jordan and the family circle. Be Just and Fear [...]
Volunteers for local charity, Leonard Cheshire, will be doing a bucket collection prior to the game tomorrow. Leonard Cheshire support at home service in Lurgan helps people to live independently in their own homes. They support people of all ages with differing needs, including older people and people with disabilities. Services include personal care, help around [...]
The IFA has confirmed that the postponed games in Round 6 of the Tennent's Irish Cup will be played on Monday February 11th. Glenavon is at home to Dungannon Swifts in the re-arranged match (kick-off 7:45pm) with the winners handed a home tie against either Ballinamallard United or Carrick Rangers.
We have arranged a friendly this Tuesday night against League of Ireland Premier side Finn Harps. It is hoped the match will provide valuable game time for those returning from injury as well as giving home supporters the first opportunity to see new signings Eoin Wearen and Cameron Stewart in action in a Glenavon jersey. Kick [...]
Following a pitch inspection at Mourneview Park this morning, today's Tennent's Irish Cup game has been called off as the pitch is frozen. Subject to confirmation from the IFA, the match is likely to be re-scheduled for Monday 11th February.
It is with great sadness that we have to record the passing of our former player Jim McKinstry. A tall, commanding defender Jim was signed from Distillery in 1959 by the late Jimmy McAlinden and went on to be ever present in the side that were crowned League Champions in 1960 and Irish Cup winners the [...]
Tonight’s game at MVP between Glenavon Reserves and Ballymena United Reserves has been cancelled because the pitch is unplayable. The match has been re-scheduled for Saturday February 23rd at MVP, kick off 2pm.
We have just been advised by the Mid-Ulster FA that tonight's Mid-Ulster Cup Final has been called off due to heavy snowfall. No new date has yet been arranged.