Three Flowers eyeing return to Premier Dvision summit

AS CURRENT Premier Division leaders, Top of the Hill Celtic enjoy a free weekend, title rivals Three Flowers have an opportunity to join them at the top when they take on third placed Don Bosco’s at Brandywell Showgrounds on Sunday.

Also in the top flight, Celtic Swifts play Brandywell Harps; Trojans take on Porter’s and the bottom two teams, Downey’s and Lisahally meet in Strathfoyle.

In the First Division, leaders Oxford United Stars meet Ballymoor; Campbell’s take on Maydown; A.O.H. play The Bentley and Gainsborough and Oakgrove go head-to-head at the Central pitch.


Premier Division - Don Bosco’s v Three Flowers (Showgrounds), Celtic Swifts v Brandywell Harps (Prehen One), Trojans v Porter’s (St. Columb’s 3), Lisahally v Downey’s (Strathfoyle); Division One - Ballymoor v Oxford Utd Stars (St. Columb’s 2), Campbell’s v Maydown (Lisnagelvin 2), A.O.H. Harps v The Bentley (Prehen 3), Gainsborough v Oakgrove (Central).

All matches kick-off at 11.30 a.m.

Matches for Sunday, October 23rd - Premier Division; Tristar v Brandywell Harps; Division One - Oakgrove v Maydown; Terry Kelly Memorial Cup 1st Round - Oxford Stars v A.O.H Harps; Lisahally v Strand Utd; Campbell’s v Top of the Hill; Downey’s v Phoenix; Abercorn v Three Flowers; Porter’s v Trojans.

All the above cup matches must be played. Pitches will be allocated at Monday night’s meeting.

The Derry & District F.A. welcome back referee, Noel O’Donnell following his recent return from injury.