Noticeboard for March 14th

Sheriff YC travelled to Thurles on Sunday and came away 2-1 winners in the quarter final of the Umbro/Aviva FAI Junior Cup and were then draw away to Killarney Celtic in the Semi Final.

East Wall/Bessborough won the first piece of silverware this season when the beat FC Hibernain on penalties in the Paddy Cole Cup final last Saturday in front of a huge crowd in the Complex. Captain Tom Byrne scored the winning penalty for EWB, for the record EWB won 5-4.

Howth Celtic beat Ayrfield United 1-0 in the Nivea Cup, Kilbarrack United ran out 5-3 winners against Kilmore Celtic and Donore FC beat Premier outfit Trinity/Donaghmede, Rivervalley Rgs beat Kippure 4-0, McKelvey Celtic beat DAA FC, Hardwick beat Butterkrust 3-0 and St Pauls Artane travelled to Ashbourne United and came away 3-1 winners.

In the Regency Hotel Cup Donnycarney FC had a 2-0 win over St Brendans United.

Usher Celtic extended their lead at the top of Premier A when they beat Baldoyle/Grange 3-1 on Friday night.

In Senior Saturday Sandyhill/Shangan got the better of Balscadden in a seven goal thriller, winning 4-3.

In the MSS/J J O Toole cup Hardwicke FC got the better of Ayrfield in the Richmond Road.

In the first leg of the Myles O Neill Cup Railway Union beat Columbas Rovers 2-0.

In the Futsal League last Wednesday St.Itas Youthe beat Irish Vikings 3-0 and Transylvania FC beat

Clontarf Vikings 5-2.

Second FAI Intro course in Dublin.

The course is a mix of theory and practical so please bring a pen, notepad and gear to participate in the sessions. The workshop is for coaches and parents to give a basic awareness of Futsal from its benefits to practical examples. Course costs €25. Contact Paul Keogh at paul.keogh@fai.ie

Registration period closes March 31st. Only players not registered with any club this season and not needing an ITC can sign up to this date as the ITC and Transfer window closed Jan 31st.

Ring Dick on 087 2076518 for Iceland Premium tickets. €80 each

Jason Cosgrave from East Wall/Bessborough was this week’s Superior Racking Man of the Match winner following his superb display against FC Hibernian in the Paddy Cole Cup Final.

Please when requesting a game off give two weeks’ notice, email your fixture secretary and if you are still in the national or provincial competitions email dcruisecitylaw@eircom.net or leinsterfa@gmail.com also email info@aul.ie

Just a reminder to everyone that in all AUL competitions, LFA and FAI Junior competitions it is 5 subs from 7 that is allowed.

Make sure as Secretary your player registration forms are filled in correctly, Date of Birth, Club last played for, Player actually signs the form, Secretary signs the form all these thing should be checked before you leave them in to the office and if not filled in correctly they will be returned to you. It is your responsibility to correctly register your players the AUL will only try and make sure you do but it is not up to the AUL to Register the player correctly. If you sign a player from another club ask the question, have you an outstanding fine, have you been sent off this season or last season if the answer is yes to these questions contact the treasurer and see if there is a fine outstanding or a suspension outstanding against that player. Remember the fine stays with the Club now until it is paid.

Be aware of the ITC. If you are signing a player who has come back to live in Ireland or has arrived to live here ask the question “did you play in an organised League where you have come from” and if the answer is yes that player may require an International Transfer Certificate. All applications for an ITC must come from the Secretary of the Club the player is registered for. The player must register first for his club and then the club applies for the ITC. All ITC applications must be sent to itc@fai.ie Dick Redmond Secretary.

12/03/2017