New management at Fermanagh and Western club

ORCHARD Farm has confirmed that Shane O’Donnell and Stephen Marron will manage their side in the Fermanagh and Western Football League next season. It was a disappointing season for the Tempo-based team who finished seventh in the Enda Love Cup Division Two league, winning just five games from 16 matches. Stuart Armstrong confirmed to the […]

PODCAST: Semi showdown!

This week Tommy is joined in the Bootroom by Augher boss Johnny Winser, who reflects on his side’s promotion to F&W Division One. They also discuss that mouth-watering Junior Cup semi-final between Enniskillen Rangers and Tummery Athletic as well as previewing the Mulhern Cup quarter-finals.

PODCAST: It’s Rover and out for Paddy

In this week’s episode of The Bootroom Podcast, Tommy and Paddy discuss the departure of Dunbreen Rovers manager Paddy McNulty and reflect on Dungannon’s superb win over Linfield at the weekend. They also preview the last-16 of the Junior Cup.

Rangers inflict first defeat on leaders

Michael Kerr insists that Tummery Athletic are still the team to beat in the race for the Fermanagh and Western League Division One title. On Saturday Kerr’s Enniskillen Rangers condemned the Dromore side to a first defeat of the season at Crawford’s Lane. Colm Garrity fired Tummery into the lead but goals by Jason Keenan […]

Town march into next round of Junior Cup

ENNISKILLEN Town steamrolled into the Junior Cup last 32 with another wide margin win despite having trailed against Magherafelt Sky Blues at St Michael’s Pavilion. It was another emphatic final scoreline for Rory Judge’s side following 11-0 and 8-0 home victories in their first two rounds, though that belied the reality of Saturday’s contest. Odhran […]

Byrne hits hat-trick in big derby victory

A FIRST half hat-trick from 17-year-old Joel Byrne helped Division One leaders Enniskillen Rangers to a comprehensive win over Enniskillen Athletic at The Ball Range. There were two key saves from fellow Joel, Rangers’ keeper Joel Peden, at 0-0 before Byrne opened the scoring with a fantastic solo goal. From there the hosts never looked […]

Kerr delighted by his team’s ‘complete performance’

Michael Kerr was delighted with what he called Enniskillen Rangers’ ‘first 90 minute performance of the season’ at Drumad on Saturday. Somehow, Rangers had lost the second half of their three previous games and Kerr challenged his side to produce their best against a team that beat them twice last season. The player-manager certainly got […]

McCleery plays his part as Lisbellaw Utd cruise to win

Lisbellaw eased into round two of the Irish Junior Cup thanks to a five-star display against Belfast side Clonard on Saturday. It was all one-way traffic at Drumad with Kyle McCleery’s men dominant from the off and their opponents just doing their best to keep the score down. It was a special day for player-manager […]

Quigley swaps Orchard Farm for Rovers

FORMER Fermanagh GAA star Seamus Quigley has signed for Lisnaskea Rovers ahead of the new Fermanagh and Western Football League season which starts on Saturday. Quigley (34) has swapped Orchard Farm for Shane O’Donnell’s Rovers, ahead of tomorrow’s opening Enda Love Cup Division Two game against Mountfield. The former Fermanagh GAA inter-county footballer has been […]

Drumquin Utd charged with abandonment of Rovers game

At a meeting of the Fermanagh and Western disciplinary committee last night, Drumquin Utd has been charged with the abandonment of the Division Three match against Lisnaskea Rovers on January 14.  Fermanagh and Western chairman, Neil Jardin confirmed that the Drumquin club has been fined £200 and the game will now be replayed at a […]