McKenna’s Ipswich host Liverpool on top flight return

Ipswich Town’s Premier League return will launch with Kieran McKenna’s side hosting Liverpool, after the fixtures for the 2024/25 season were released this morning (Tuesday). The Tractor Boys become the first opponents for new Liverpool boss Arne Slot with their campaign opener scheduled to be shown live by TNT Sports at 12.30pm on Saturday, 17 August. “It’s a fantastic start, these […]

Kieran McKenna signs four-year deal with Ipswich

Enniskillen’s Kieran McKenna has signed a four-year contract with Ipswich Town this afternoon (Thursday). Despite all the recent speculation around where McKenna would manage next season he has committed to the Portman Road club. McKenna brought the ‘Tractor Boys’  to back-to-back promotions and they’ll play in the Premier League for the first time in over […]

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 […]

Fermanagh Ipswich Town fans celebrate promotion

THE Manor House Hotel has celebrated thousands of glamourous weddings over the years, but a promotion? Surely that’s taking it a bit too far? This was no ordinary promotion though. Instead of bridal gowns and trendy suits, it was Ipswich Town jerseys and flags that were on display at the hotel as the Kieran McKenna-managed side […]

McKenna signs new contract at Ipswich Town

DESPITE speculation linking him with various managerial, posts including the Celtic hotseat, Kieran McKenna has agreed a new four-year contract at Ipswich Town. Speaking to the official Tractor Boys website, the Coa man said he was ‘proud’ to be able to stay on at the club and lead them into Sky Bet Championship. “I’ve loved […]

Perfect start for McKenna with Ipswich Town

By Mark McGoldrick KIERAN McKenna enjoyed a winning start to his Ipswich Town managerial career last Wednesday night. With 44 minutes on the clock at Portman Road, winger James Norwood slotted the ball to the back of the Wycombe Wanderers net to give McKenna’s side an early advantage. Speaking to iFollow Ipswich, the Enniskillen man said; “It’s a […]

McKenna up for the challenge as Ipswich manager

By Mark McGoldrick WHEN rumours began to circulate last week that Kieran McKenna was among the candidates for the vacant Ipswich Town hotseat, there was a mixed reaction and a lot of surprise. How could a man from rural Fermanagh get a job at one of the oldest and most popular football clubs like Ipswich […]