As pre-season preparations continue we are back in action tomorrow night (Wednesday) as we travel to Comber Rec. Kick off 7.30pm
Pat McCourt made his Lurgan Blues debut at a rainy Crystal Park. Pat McCourt made his Glenavon debut. Photo by Alan Weir Starting XI: Tuffey, Marshall, Kelly, Elebert, Burns, Hall, Kilmartin, McCourt, Trialist, Fabio, Moorehouse Rhys Marshall heads Glenavon into the lead from an Andy Hall corner and Greg Moorhouse makes it 2-0 as [...]
Glenavon starting XI: Taylor, Marshall, Doyle, Elebert, Burns, McGrory, Sykes, Kilmartin, Cooper, O'Brien, Bates The goals came from Mark Sykes, Andy McGrory, Fabio O'Brien, Simon Kelly, Trialist and a double strike from Greg Moorhouse. Many thanks to Kilbarrack Utd for today's game and for the kind hospitality.
Two further pre-season friendlies have been arranged: TUESDAY 26 JULY: Banbridge Town away ko 7.30pm WEDNESDAY 3 AUGUST: Ballyclare Comrades away ko 7.30pm
Goal highlights courtesy Bristol City FC Official YouTube channel https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sBfAGiSOHXc Goals from Fabio O'Brien and Guy Bates had Glenavon 2-0 up inside the first 25 minutes before Bristol City centre forward Shawn McCoulsky popped up at the back post to nod in Joe McNulty's corner to pull a goal back. O'Brien had opened the scoring [...]
A reminder that we continue our preparations for the new season with a friendly against a Bristol City under-21 squad this Thursday, 21st, at MVP. Kick off is at 7:30pm. Admission charges are Adult £5 and Concession £3. Primary school children will again be admitted free when accompanied by a paying adult. See you there :-)
Glenavon will travel to Kilbarrack Utd in north Dublin (15 minutes from the airport) on Saturday next for a pre-season game, kicking off at 13.00.
Glenavon will play Bristol City Under 21s in a pre season friendly at MVP on Thursday week, 21 July, kick-off 7.30pm. The Bristol squad is setting up a pre-season training camp in Northern Ireland and the game is an integral part of their preparations.
Admission charges for this weekend's attractive friendlies against Derry City (Friday 17th June k.o. 7:30, not 7:45 as previously announced) and top Welsh side Llandudno (Saturday 18th June k.o. noon) have been set at £5.00 Adult and £3.00 Concession. As usual primary school children will be admitted free when accompanied by a paying adult.
After finding themselves 3-0 down at half-time, the score line got even worse for Glenavon early in the second half when the hosts added a fourth goal. Glenavon boss Gary Hamilton inspired a revival with a double strike before three further goals from Jack O'Mahoney, Mark Sykes and Mark Patton saw the Lurgan Blues end up winning by the [...]