Glenavon has been handed an away tie against Mid-Ulster rivals Portadown in the draw for the Quarter Finals of the Tennent's Irish Cup. The draw was made on Radio Ulster this evening by former Portadown and Glenavon players Brian Strain and Geoff Ferris. The ties will be played on Saturday March 4th.
Photos by Alan Weir and Maynard Collins [ngg_images source="galleries" container_ids="35" display_type="photocrati-nextgen_basic_slideshow" gallery_width="650" gallery_height="500" cycle_effect="fade" cycle_interval="6" show_thumbnail_link="1" thumbnail_link_text="[Show picture list]" order_by="sortorder" order_direction="ASC" returns="included" maximum_entity_count="500"]Controversy surrounded Glenavon's opening goal as John Connolly dropped the ball on the edge of his area just after he had caught a cross. After ending up in the back of the net as [...]
Attention turns to the Tennent's Irish Cup tomorrow as Glenavon travel to Holm Park to take on Armagh City in a 6th Round tie, kick off 3pm. Armagh beat Trojans 2-1 in Round 5 whilst Glenavon recovered from conceding an early goal to defeat Portstewart 4-1. City have not been enjoying the best of seasons and [...]
Glenavon was second out of the hat in tonight's draw for the 6th round of the Tennent's Irish Cup, being handed an away tie at Holm Park to face Armagh City who defeated Trojans 2-1 in today's 5th Round match. The 6th Round games will be played on Saturday 4th February.
A late change for Glenavon with Fabio O'Brien picking up an injury in the warmup so his place in the starting line-up is taken by hat-trick hero Greg Moorhouse and Ciaran Martyn comes on to the bench. Aaron Canning made a flawless start to his Glenavon career at right back. Photo by Alan Weir. [...]
Glenavon starts the defence of the Tennent's Irish Cup with the visit of Intermediate League side Portstewart FC (kick off 3pm). The Seahawks have lost just once this season and manager and former Coleraine and Linfield striker Gary Taylor will be looking to cause a major upset by knocking out the holders. "We're top in our division and through [...]
Glenavon has been handed a home draw against Portstewart in the 5th Round of the Tennent's Irish Cup. The draw was made at the National Stadium today (Tuesday). The 5th Round games will be played on Saturday January 7th.
We'd like to thank the Sponsors of the Tennent's Irish Cup Final shirts and remind them that the shirts will be presented tonight in the Bedeck from 7pm and a light supper will be provided afterwards. Mark Patton and Andy McGrory have kindly agreed to present the shirts to the sponsors.
There will be an opportunity to have your photograph taken with the Irish Cup this Thursday afternoon from 4 to 8pm when it will be on display in the Bedeck Sports Bar. Photo by Brian Bain. Please note there will also be a voluntary charity collection for anyone who wishes to contribute.
Our Club Photographers Alan Weir and Brian Bain captured the joy after Glenavon won the 2016 Tennent's Irish Cup Final.