Sunday 01 May 2016
Galway club play in Mini Rugby Festival
Galway club An Gaeltacht RFC will get the opportunity to play at the Aviva Stadium on the Saturday 30 April as part of the Aviva National Mini Rugby Festival. The Galway side was selected to play at the home of Irish rugby and will be sending a boys Under 10 side to the event, which will see both boys and Under 12 girls teams take part. The National Festival is being held in the home of Irish Rugby, the Aviva Stadium, for the third time because of...read more...
Connacht set for Italian Job
An injury-hit Connacht will look to make history when they take on Benetton Treviso in Italy on Friday night as they chase a top four finish in the Guinness Pro12 (7.30pm). The province will guarantee a play-off spot for the first time ever if they manage to secure at least one match point from the clash at the Stadio Monigo. Victory will send Pat Lam’s men to the top of the standings as current league leaders Leinster do not play until the...read more...
Seventh Heaven for Faherty
Vinny Faherty scored a brace of goals to hand Galway United the three points against Wexford Youths on Friday night at Ferrycarrig Park. The two strikes sees Faherty take his league tally to seven for the season and extends United’s unbeaten run to four games in all competitions. “We’re delighted. It’s a difficult place to come and get three points,” said assistant manager Leo Tierney. “I thought second half we were really good. First...read more...
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