In Glenavon's last warmup game before the Danske Bank Premiership season kicks off in earnest next Saturday, Comrades went in front through a header by Jason Johnston but the Lurgan Blues quickly replied with Conal Young who slotted in from the rebound after Paddy Flood pushed out a shot from Andy McGrory. Andrew Mitchell blasted in [...]
Glenavon won their penultimate warm-up game with this victory in a fast-paced and highly entertaining friendly at Lakeview Park. Andy McGrory opened the scoring from the penalty spot after Andrew Mitchell was impeded as he was about to shoot. The big striker got on the score sheet himself five minutes later when he latched on to [...]
Glenavon completes a busy pre-season schedule with another three games this week, commencing with a trip on Tuesday evening to play PSNI FC at Newforge, followed on Thursday (7:15pm) by another away trip, this time to Lakeview Park to play Loughgall, kicking off at 7:30pm. On Saturday the final pre-season game sees us travelling to Dixon [...]
A 65th minute goal by a Glenavon trialist had put the Lurgan Blues ahead but the home side equalised in the 78th minute. A good work out for the Glenavon squad and thanks to Cherry Orchard FC for their hospitality today.
The kick-off time for our pre-season friendly with Ballyclare Comrades on Saturday August 5th is now 2pm not 3pm as previously published.
Glenavon suffered the first defeat of the pre-season warmup campaign when Knockbreda FC defeated the Lurgan Blues at Breda Park 2-1 on Thursday night. The hosts took a 2-0 lead before Bobby Burns scored for the visitors. Andrew Mitchell saw his penalty saved after he had himself been brought down in the box. Next up is [...]
Supporters travelling to Dublin on Saturday for our pre-season friendly with Cherry Orchard are asked to note that the kick off time has been changed from 1 pm to 3 pm.
Glenavon was hit by a goal in the very first minute of Saturday's friendly at Crystal Park Banbridge. Gourley beat Jonny Tuffey with a well-executed strike and it took the Lurgan Blues a while to get going. Eventually Simon Kelly stroked home the equaliser after the home keeper Cullen dropped a high ball. The start of [...]
Next up in Glenavon's pre-season preparations is a short trip to Crystal Park to take on Banbridge Town tomorrow (Saturday). The game kicks off at 1:30pm.
A youthful Glenavon side featuring only four or five first team regulars earned a well-deserved 4-0 victory against the visiting Crystal Palace Development Squad.