Illistrin FC win U16 Champions League

U16 CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FINAL ILLISTRIN FC 2 KEADUE ROVERS 2 (AET Illistrin won 4-2 on penalties) Advertisement By Harry Walsh at Finn Park THERE was heartache and ecstasy in equal measure on a dramatic Champions League final night at Finn Park on Tuesday as Seamus Devine’s Illistrin FC team lifted this year’s U16 trophy. Trailing […]

Keadue Rovers and the advent of soccer in Donegal 60 years ago

Dr. Paddy Ferry, a former Keadue Rovers player traces the history of the club and its successful league campaign of 1953 Sixty years ago, in the spring and early summer of 1953, organised Association League Football became a reality in Donegal for the first time. For over fifty years, since the end of the previous […]

Strand boss upbeat despite defeat

STRAND Rovers manager Stephen Barrett could have been forgiven for being a little downbeat after he’d watched his team lose 3-0 to Keadue Rovers in their first ever taste of Donegal League action, but he wasn’t…