Adrian Finnin

Colbert Adds High Profile Signings to Prospect Squad

By Adrian Finnin / July 8, 2020 /

Prospect Priory FC manager Wayne Colbert has added three players to his squad ahead of the 2020/2021 Limerick District League season. Jason Mullins, John Boyle and Josh O’Rahilly have signed from Pike Rovers, Hill Celtic and Fairview Rangers respectively. Prospect Priory announced the signings on the club’s official Facebook on Tuesday night; “We are delighted…

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Pike Confirm Additions of Grant and Collopy

By Adrian Finnin / July 7, 2020 /

Pike Rovers have continued their recruitment drive ahead of the 2020/2021 season with the additions of former Janesboro and Carew Park players Aaron Grant and Brian Collopy on Tuesday night. Pike Rovers confirmed the news on their official Twitter and Facebook pages with pictures of both players next to manager Robbie Williams.; “We are ‪delighted…

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Hanlon joins O’Neill in Signing for Pike

By Adrian Finnin / July 5, 2020 /

Former Limerick FC striker Kieran Hanlon has signed for Pike Rovers and is now re-united with former Limerick FC team-mate and Pike manager Robbie Williams. Hanlon and Williams spent the 2019 season together at the Markets Field and Williams has convinced the reputable striker to leave Ballynanty Rovers in order to re-sign for the Hoops,…

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LISTEN: Donal Power Discussess Return to Ref Protocols

By Adrian Finnin / July 5, 2020 /

Well respected and experienced Limerick Junior soccer referee and Chairman of the East Limerick Branch Donal Power spoke to us in relation to the protocols released by the FAI to allow referees return to officiate games from July 11th. There are a number of small yet significant changes for both clubs and referees to contend…

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LISTEN: Danny O’Neill on Transfer to Pike Rovers

By Adrian Finnin / July 5, 2020 /

Irish junior international Danny O’Neill has completed a transfer from Geraldines to Pike Rovers this week. It is the first major signing of the new junior season which is due to begin on August 18th. Outside of playing football, O’Neill works as a barber and has only just returned to work. He admits it was…

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LDMC Announce Revised Start Dates for Soccer

By Adrian Finnin / June 24, 2020 /

The Limerick District League Committee have announced that the 2020/2021 amateur junior league season will begin on August 18th. The orginial date set was October 16th due to the uncertainty surrounding the Coronavirus pandemic. Many clubs have resumed training in the previous two weeks and the powers that be have stated that friendly games can…

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FAI Approve Safer Return to Football Plan

By Adrian Finnin / June 20, 2020 /

On Friday evening, the FAI ratified a safer return to football plan which will see the return of adult amateur and underage teams to full training on Monday June 29th. Up until now, training numbers were limited to 14 with the presence of a coach and remained contact free as social distancing measures were in…

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Aisling and Geraldines Management Teams Finalised

By Adrian Finnin / June 14, 2020 /

Limerick District League Premier Division sides Aisling Annacotty and Geraldines have finalised their management teams ahead of the 2020/2021 season. It is all change at Aisling Annacotty for the new campaign. As Sporting Limerick exclusively broke last month, former Janesboro manager Shane O’Hanlon joined the club as the new manager following the surprise departure of…

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LISTEN: Eddie Hickey Selects 1-11

By Adrian Finnin / June 9, 2020 /

Former Limerick FC player and coach Eddie Hickey undertook our tough challenge of selecting the best 11 players he has played with throughout a career at both senior and junior level. Despite lining out for Galway United, it is mainly a Limerick based side with many interesting selections including a recently retired Irish international. Eddie…

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LISTEN: Blake Excited About Return to Summerville

By Adrian Finnin / June 7, 2020 /

Summerville Rovers have appointed Mark Blake as the club’s new manager for the forthcoming 2020/2021 season. Having been involved in the coaching set-up at Hill Celtic towards the tail end of last season as well as refereeing in the earlier part of the season, he makes the move back to his “hometown club”. Blake has…

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