Teams aiming for Gilfillan last eight

Phoenix Swifts netminder Conleth McCrudden punches clear during Tuesday night's final at Maginn Park. 2408JM21
Phoenix Swifts netminder Conleth McCrudden punches clear during Tuesday night's final at Maginn Park. 2408JM21

The Qualification picture in the 2012 Gilfillan Cup will become much clearer this weekend on week two of the Rathmor Pre-MOT Centre Springtown N.W. Saturday Morning League.

In Group 1, Gransha Institute and Brandywell Celtic go head to head at Lisnagelvin for a place in the quarter finals while in Group 2 Oakleaf Celtic will have their work cut out for them as they take on Phoenix Swifts at the same venue.

In Group 3 Collegians take on Sion Swifts and in Group 4 holders Westbank United face Art Deco at Leafair. Group 5 sees Clifton Villa face Northside Stars while in Group 6 Greysteel hit the road as they travel to Strabane Athletic. In Group 7 Drumahoe welcome Culmore to The YMCA and Foyle Harps take on Newton Heath. The last of the weekend’s action will be in Group 8 as Clooney take on Du Pont at Prehen.

Midweek Results

Midweek Results; Tuesday, August 21st; Group 3 - Tamnaherin Celtic 6-3 Oxford United; Group 4 - Collon Celtic 8-2 Hatmore Harps; Group 5 - Rosemount 1-4 Benbradagh Colts; Wednesday, August 22nd; Group 6 - Greysteel Celtic 1 - 1 Tristar.

Forthcoming Fixtures

Tuesday, August 28th; Gilfillan Cup, Group 5; Northside Stars v Rosemount (Lisnagelvin 3).

Saturday, September 1st; Gilfillan Cup - Group 2; HML v Oakleaf Celtic (Lisnagelvin 2); Group 3; Tamnaherin Celtic v Collegians (Lettershandoney); Oxford United v Sion Swifts (Thornhill); Group 4; Westbank United v Hatmore Harps (Showgrounds); Collon Celtic v Art Deco (Templemore Central); Group 5; Benbradagh Colts v Northside Stars (Dungiven); Rosemount v Clifton Villa (Prehen 1); Group 7; Culmore v Foyle Harps (Culmore); Group 8; Du Pont v Creggan Swifts (Du Pont); Foyle Athletic v Clooney (Prehen 6);