New Season Kicks-Off Tomorrow Morning

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THE new league season kick-offs this weekend in the Saturday Morning League with action in all three divisions.

In the Premier Division Westbank United travel to Strabane Athletic whie Phoenix Swifts entertain Clooney and Clifton Villa lock horns with Creggan Swifts.

In the Championship Newton Heath face Collon Celtic while Gransha Institute open their campaign against Art Deco as Tamnaherin Celtic welcome Tristar to Lettershandoney.

In the First Division Foyle Athletic entertain newcomers Phoenix Athletic Colts and Oakleaf Celtic travel to Culmore.

Another new side, City Colts take on Hatmore Harps and Metro play HML.


All clubs should note that reports should be with the PRO no later than 1.30 p.m. each Saturday with the names of all goal scorers. Failure to do so will result in clubs being fined. The number to ring is 07717854884 and message should be left on phone is not answered.

Meanwhile the Committee, on behalf of everyone associated with the Saturday Morning League, extend sincere condolences to league treasurer and Du Pont manager, Charlie McGill, following the recent death of his brother.

May he rest in peace.

Midweek results - Gilfillan Cup Group 6 - Metro 5, Hatmore Harps 3; Group 8 - Gransha Institute 3, Brandywell Celtic 4.


Next week’s fixtures - September 14th - Premier Division - Rosemount v Westbank United (Prehen No. 6); Clooney v Brandywell Celtic (Lisnagelvin No. 2); Strabane Athletic v Clifton Villa (Prehen No. 1); Creggan Swifts v Phoenix Swifts (Showgrounds).

Championship - Tamnaherin v Gransha (Lettershandoney); Bentley v Newton Heath (St. Columb’s No. 2); Art Deco v Drumahoe (Lisnagelvin No. 4); Sion Swifts v Tristar (Strabane).

First Division - Oxford v Oakleaf (Thornhill); Hatmore v Foyle Athletic (Leafair); Culmore v Metro (Culmore); HML v City Colts (Templemore Central).