In case you missed the changes on our events calendar, please note that the Danske Bank Premiership game away to Newry City will now be played on Friday 17th August at 7:45pm and our home fixture against Ballymena United will be played on Friday 24th August, again with a 7:45pm kick-off.
NIFL has released the fixtures for the 2018/19 Danske Bank Premiership and Glenavon will kick the season off on Saturday August 4th with a home game against Linfield. Glenavon face Linfield at home on the opening day. Photo by Alan Weir The following Saturday we travel to Warrenpoint Town followed by a trip [...]
The Northern Ireland Football League (NIFL) have announced several key dates throughout the season ahead of the fixtures release on Friday June 29th. The full details are on the NIFL website here. The Premiership kicks off on Saturday August 4th.
Glenavon 0 – 0 Coleraine Danske Bank Premiership Mourneview Park, Saturday April 28th 2018 Match Report by Calum Jones Photos by Brian Bain and Maynard Collins Glenavon’s goalless draw at home to Coleraine on Saturday was enough to secure the Lurgan Blues third place and potential automatic qualification for European football next season, as the Bannsiders [...]
Glenavon's scoreless draw with Coleraine coupled with Linfield's home defeat to Cliftonville saw the Lurgan Blues secure that vital third place finish which could secure automatic Europa League qualification should the Bannsiders win next Saturday's Tennent's Irish Cup Final. Gary Hamilton and his players await the final score from Windsor Park. Photo by Maynard Collins [...]
What must surely be the most exciting finish to an Irish League season in many years reaches a climax tomorrow with Coleraine's visit to Mourneview Park, Crusaders travelling to Ballymena and Linfield hosting Cliftonville with all three games having massive implications for the sides involved. Not to mention the relegation/play-off places at the foot of the [...]
Glenavon 0 – 0 Ballymena United Danske Bank Premiership Mourneview Park, Saturday April 21st 2018 Match Report by Calum Jones Glenavon and Ballymena United played out a scoreless draw at Mourneview Park on Saturday. In the seventh minute Bobby Burns picked up a poor clearance from Ballymena goalkeeper Thomas McDermott and drove forward, but [...]
Glenavon's penultimate game of the regular League season sees them host the team that knocked them out in last season's Europa League play-off final when ex-Glenavon striker Kevin Braniff's deflected goal saw David Jeffrey's side qualify for an estimated £200,000 European windfall. The Sky Blues can finish no higher than 6th but can still have a [...]
Cliftonville 1 - 3 Glenavon Danske Bank Premiership Solitude, Saturday April 14th 2018 Match Report by Calum Jones Glenavon moved back up to third place in the Danske Bank Premiership with a convincing 3 – 1 victory away to Cliftonville on Saturday. All four of the game’s goals came in the space of less than [...]
Glenavon travel to Solitude on Saturday to take on 5th-placed Cliftonville with the Reds three points behind the Lurgan Blues. With the two teams and Linfield all competing for third place and potential automatic Europa League qualification, should Coleraine win the Irish Cup on the first Saturday in May, this promises to be a hard-fought encounter. [...]