TRIO OF GLENAVONPLAYERS IN N.I. U-16 SQUAD Goalkeeper Lucas Fry, midfielder Troy Savage and striker Chris Atherton, three Glenavon Academy players, are members of the Northern Ireland U-16 squad which is spending the week in County Fermanagh for an extended period of training and team building. The teenagers will also play friendly matches against Finland [...]
Congratulations to Paddy Burns and Conner Byrne who have been called up to the N Ireland under-18 and under-16 schoolboy squads respectively for next week's friendly internationals against Australia. Best wishes to Paddy and Conner and all the local players involved.
Congratulations to young goalkeeper Conner Byrne who has been selected for the NI Under-16 squad for the forthcoming UEFA Development Tournament that is being held in the Province over the coming week. All of the Northern Ireland games will take place at Stangmore Park, Dungannon. Opponents and kick off times are as follows: Wednesday 4th April [...]
Our Academy Under 16s collected their second trophy of the season when they defeated Warrenpoint Town 3-1 in this morning's League Cup Final at Seaview. Some weeks ago, of course, the boys were crowned First Division champions in the NIBFA Subway National Youth League. Congratulations to the boys and their coaches on very successful season.
Amongst all the excitement of the Mid-Ulster derby on Saturday last, we mustn't fail to acknowledge the fine achievement of our Academy Under 16 side who won the NIBFA National Youth League title and were presented with their winners medals and the trophy before the kick-off. Gary Hamilton joined up with the boys to congratulate them on their [...]