Wexford football will not tolerate abuse at matches

By Dan Walsh The Wexford Football League, The Wexford & District Schoolboys League, The Wexford & District Womens/Schoolgirls League and The Wexford Branch of the Irish Soccer Referees Society have issued a joint statement condemning the increasing level of abuse towards match officials in all grades of football. The statement reads; “We have noticed theContinue reading “Wexford football will not tolerate abuse at matches”

Megan’s Wexford heritage is a winner

By Dan Walsh Megan Walsh who represented England in goal at youth levels from 2010 to 2020 has changed her allegiances through her Wexford-born grandfather and has been added to the Republic of Ireland team for the forthcoming World Cup Qualifiers against Slovakia and Georgia. “It is a real honour and privilege to be calledContinue reading “Megan’s Wexford heritage is a winner”

Goal for Enniscorthy’s Festy Ebosele

By Dan Walsh Former Moyne Rangers (Enniscorthy) player and Republic of Ireland Under-21 international, Festy Ebosele, (19), scored his first professional goal in the 44th minute for Derby County in the 1-1 draw against Millwall last Saturday. Ebosele made his first team debut for Derby County under manager Wayne Rooney in the 64th minute ofContinue reading “Goal for Enniscorthy’s Festy Ebosele”

Sports funding for Kilmore United

By Dan Walsh Kilmore United FC are Wexford County winners in the Texaco Support for Sport initiative, has been presented with a cheque for €5,000 to be used to carry out further development of its Abbie Troy Park grounds. One of almost 400 clubs countrywide to make application under the scheme, Kilmore United has aContinue reading “Sports funding for Kilmore United”

Enniscorthy’s Festy enters the league

By Dan Walsh 18 years old Festy Ebosele who played his football with Moyne Rangers made his first league debut with Derby County in their 1-0 defeat by table toppers Norwich City last Saturday. The young Enniscorthy-born right back arrived off the bench in the 84th minute. Last January Festy made his first-team debut forContinue reading “Enniscorthy’s Festy enters the league”

Kilmore United receives Texaco funding

By Dan Walsh Kilmore United FC is to receive €5,000 funding under the Texaco Support for Sport initiative by Valero Energy (Ireland) Limited, the company that markets fuel in Ireland under the Texaco brand.  Open to sports clubs across the 26-counties, irrespective of sporting discipline, size, membership, age, cultural appeal or gender, the initiative saw a fund ofContinue reading “Kilmore United receives Texaco funding”

Enniscorthy star plays in FA Cup

By Dan Walsh 18 years old Festy Ebosele who played his football with Moyne Rangers made his first-team debut for Derby County, coming on in the 64th minute, in Saturday’s FA Cup 3rd Round game against non-league side Chorley, who won 2-0, in freezing conditions at Victory Park. His former Enniscorthy club issued the followingContinue reading “Enniscorthy star plays in FA Cup”

Vandals score ‘own goal’ at Bree pitch

By Dan Walsh An investigation is taking place into a serious incident at Bree United’s Astro pitch at Macmine were a vehicle was used to vandalise the surface in a mindless act of anti-social behaviour that occurred around 1.10am this morning. It appears that the intention was to drive across the pitch when the vehicleContinue reading “Vandals score ‘own goal’ at Bree pitch”