Newsletter Edition 1
MERVUE UNITED NEWSLETTER - March 2015
Every month we hope to give you a feel for what’s going on in Mervue United.
Airtricity League of Ireland U-19: Our League of Ireland Under 19 team are over half way through their league campaign, Brian Laffey and Denis Mulgannon’s youthfull squad are putting in some very encouraging performances. They have qualified for the quarter final of the U-19 Enda McGuill Cup where they will face the long trek to play Derry City in the Brandywell, Good luck to the lads.
Underage Teams: All of our Underage Teams are
performing very well in their local leagues and representing the club across
Keep an eye on our website mervueunited.com and Facebook page for weekly fixtures
SFAI Irish Cup: Well done to our Under 14 team who won away in Wexford to reach the last 8 of the Irish Cup where they’ll face an away trip to Kilorglin from Kerry. A great result for Coley Kelly and Pa Connell’s team against a strong North End Utd team.
done to Eric Connolly and Owen Shaughnessy and the Under 12 team who beat
Carrick Utd from
though for our Under 18 team who lost to Bohemians last weekend in
Irish Call Up: Everyone at Mervue is delighted for Yousef Mahdy who was called into Paul Osam’s Ireland Under 18 squad for games in Wales. Yousef is a regular in our Under 19 team. His Mervue team mate Peter Walsh has also being called up for their warm-up game before they depart for Wales, other Mervue players Eoghan Kelly and Eoin Curry have been put on standby for the squad.
represented Ireland Under 15's in two games against
Sponsorship/Club Lotto: The club lotto is our weekly fundraising initiative, the jackpot was won recently and the current jackpot stands at €5,400.You can play our club lotto online at www.locallotto.ie, you’re continued support with our lotto is appreciated.
Recently Tim Kelly Group and Connaught Drains provided sponsorship to our Under 19 team, thank you to these companies and all our club sponsors.
Well done to our U-14 squad and their parents for their efforts with bag packing in Dunnes Briarhill, thanks also to Dunnes Stores management for providing us with time to raise money.
Other Club News: The club held its first kids disco on Valentine’s night for club members under 12. Great turnout and big thanks to Ann Carr & Lorraine Corcoran and everyone that helped out on the night. Keep an eye out for the next disco!!!!
Mervue United will be running a 7-A-Side league on our All-Weather every Saturday, if interested contact Ger in the club @ 087-9715148.
respectful of our neighbours along
Local News: Our neighbours St.James’ GAA will be hosting their registration/open day for kids from 6-16 yrs old on Saturday 28th of February from 10.30 am to 1.30 pm
Mervue Utd along with St. James would encourage all kids to play sports to promote a healthier and more active lifestyle among our children.
Until next month, enjoy the club and keep supporting Mervue Utd.
“Let’s be UNITED”