DERRY & DISTRICT FA: Park Bar seek to continue good start

Trojans sweeper Stevie Johnston keeps a close rein on Oxford's Amir Gizi during last Sunday's D&D clash at the Showgrounds. DER3615MC046
Trojans sweeper Stevie Johnston keeps a close rein on Oxford's Amir Gizi during last Sunday's D&D clash at the Showgrounds. DER3615MC046

High flying Park Bar will be seeking to consolidate their good start to the Metro Bar Derry And District F.A. season when they take on Phoenix this weekend in St. Columb’s Park.

Elsewhere on a busy programme, Culmore travel to play Oxford Stars, Campbell’s Bar host Lisahally, Prehen square up to champions, Top Of The Hill Celtic, and Don Bosco’s meet Tristar.

Weekend fixtures: Park Bar v Phoenix (St Columb’s Park 3); Oxford V Culmore (Swilly Stadium); Campbell’s Bar v Lisahally (Lisnagelvin 2); Prehen v Top Of The Hill (Prehen 1); Don Boscos v Tristar (Showgrounds)

All games kick-off at 11.30a,

Meanwhile the draw has been made for the first round of the Derry City F.C. sponsored Terry Kelly Cup and is as follows; Phoenix v Don Bosco’s; Park v Lisahally; Brandywell Harps v Campbell’s; Oxford v Tristar. There were byes for Prehen, Culmore, Trojans and Top Of The Hill Celtic with first round ties to be played on Sunday, October 4th.

Condolences

Everyone connected with the Derry And District F.A. would like to send their condolences to the family of William ‘Tootsie’ McCallion who was passed away this week. ‘Tootsie’ has sons and grandsons who have all played their football in the Derry and District Football Association.

May he rest in peace.