Eight vying for Blue Riband Cup semi-finals

Phoenix Swift's Darren McCready makes his way past Creggan Swift's Sean McGinley on Saturday morning. (2603PG06)
Phoenix Swift's Darren McCready makes his way past Creggan Swift's Sean McGinley on Saturday morning. (2603PG06)

The Blue Riband Cup quarter finals take precedence this weekend over fixtures in the Premier and First Divisions as the Rathmor Motors Pre-MOT Centre Springtown N.W. Saturday Morning League heads toward the business end of the season.

In the first of the last eight ties, Premiership Phoenix take on Championship side Gransha Institute at Lisnagelvin while elsewhere Greysteel Celtic take on Premiership side Brandywell Celtic, Creggan Swifts face Championship side Tamnaherin Celtic and the last First Division side Art Deco square up to Premier high flyers Westbank United.

In the Premier Division, Du Pont play host to Clooney at Campsie and Rosemount face Foyle Harps at Prehen while

In the First Division Oakleaf Celtic take on Collon Celtic at St. Columb’s Stadium and HML face Oxford United at Barra Road.

Forthcoming fixtures

Saturday, April 6th; Premier Division; Creggan Swifts v Drumahoe (Showgrounds); Westbank United v Brandywell Celtic (St. Columb’s 3); Rosemount v Clooney (Prehen 6); Championship; Olympic FC v Tamnaherin Celtic (Lisnagelvin 3); First Division; Collegians v Greysteel Celtic (Leafair); HML v Art Deco (Prehen 1)