In these most unimaginable of times with the world living under lockdown and football closed down virtually everywhere it really is a surreal situation. Saturday 5th March when Glenavon last played a game seems a long time ago. Facing facts, it may well be much longer again before Irish League football returns. Our reckoning is it [...]
Although a final decision has yet to be taken regarding the completion of the local season it now looks increasingly likely that no further games will take place until the summer months at the earliest. Match revenue will therefore be lost with the consequential adverse impact on the Club's financial position. In the unusual and unprecedented [...]
Glenavon Football Club wishes to thank the individual, or individuals, who have recently made an anonymous donation to the club. Their gesture is much appreciated.
NIFL's Premiership Management Committee (PMC) (which comprises of one representative from each of the twelve Premiership clubs) was scheduled to meet tomorrow night to discuss the current close down of local football. On Friday that meeting was postponed and is now provisionally re-arranged for Wednesday night. Premiership clubs are told this is to await the outcome [...]
As a club we were shocked and deeply saddened to learn last night of the sudden passing of Carrick player Jerry Thompson. In the light of such tragic events the result of the game itself seems of little importance. We would wish to take this opportunity to pass on our sincere condolences to his family, friends, [...]
The Board of Directors wishes to acknowledge receipt of an anonymous donation received at the club this week. This unexpected gesture is very much appreciated and grateful thanks is expressed through this website to the unknown benefactor(s) concerned.
Our chairman, Adrian Teer, has reacted angrily to a press report this morning indicating that Glenavon has put a £50,000 price tag on Rhys Marshall. "Larne made two bids for Rhys, both of which were rejected outright by our board" explains Adrian. "At the time of each bid I told Larne as far as Glenavon is [...]
Glenavon manager Gary Hamilton who was a personal friend of Paddy Allen paid tribute to the man who he described as epitomising everything that a supporter should be. "On behalf of myself, the staff and all the players we are all really saddened to hear about the death of Paddy. He was someone who was very, [...]
"The entire Glenavon family has been totally devastated since the shock news of Paddy Allen's untimely death began to filter through yesterday morning. "Paddy was a larger than life character who always oozed positivity and good cheer. As a Glenavon fan he was ever present home and away and his rallying calls to the manager and [...]
Everyone at Glenavon Football Club was deeply saddened this morning to learn of the death of our supporter Paddy Allen. Paddy was an immensely popular figure at Mourneview Park and he will be sorely missed by many. Our thoughts and prayers are with Paddy's mother, family and friends at this difficult time. Be Just and Fear [...]