Following meetings of the Coronavirus (COVD-19) Steering Group, and the NIFL Board on Monday evening the Northern Ireland Football League have provided the following update link
The IFA Club Licensing Committee has today granted Glenavon FC both a UEFA Club Licence and a Premiership Licence for the 2020/21 Season. Well done to all those in Glenavon who put in the many hours and all the hard work required in completing the application.
The NI Football League are pleased to provide an update on the partnership programmes that support the mental well-being of our clubs and their personnel. We are aware of the importance of mental health at this time and the NI Football League is committed to providing continued practical support and guidance during these difficult times. Clubs, [...]
Glenavon is saddened to report that Patsy Cush, wife of the late Bobby Cush, and sister-in-law of the late Wilbur Cush, has passed away following a short illness. Born in Lurgan’s Alexandra Square, Patsy had a lifelong connection to the club. She was the eldest daughter of former player and assistant-trainer Eddie Magill. In the early [...]
Danske Bank and the NI Football League are calling for nominations for this season’s Danske Bank Premiership club SuperFans! Whilst football is currently suspended due to the Covid-19 pandemic we have the opportunity to reflect and reaffirm the importance of our clubs to their communities and supporters. As we witness many charitable and good will causes [...]
Sean Fallon – From Glenavon to Celtic and into the Eye of a Political Storm George Ruddell brings us another of his fascinating in-depth looks back into Glenavon’s history. Seventy years ago this Easter Sean Fallon joined Glasgow Celtic in one of the most sensational transfer deals in Glenavon’s history. The 27 year old went on to [...]
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 [...]
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Please read the following appeal. N Ireland's health and social care trusts along with the ambulance services are calling on thousands of healthcare professionals and support workers to register their interest to work for the health service at this critical time. If you are interested please visit https://www.hscworkforceappeal.co.uk Thank you.