Athea Utd.

by Pat Mulvihill

Division 1 League
Athea Utd A       (0) 4       John Cotter, Pa Ahern, Gavin Dillon, Joe Weir
Newcastle West B  (0) 0

Team: Noel Healy, Jamie Collins, Tom Collins, Padraig Reidy, Mike Reidy, Joe Weir, Joe Vaughan, Gerard Ahern, Conor Mullane, Darren Murphy, John Cotter.
Subs used :Cillian O’Connor, Gavin Dillon, Pa Ahern.
Referee: Sean Hartnett.

Desmond Youths Cup
Athea Utd  (0) 0
Rathkeale  (1) 1

Team: Shane Mulvihill, Kevin Murphy, Jamie Sheehan, Mark O’Connor, Rici Hanley, Ryan Carroll, Aaron O’Connor, Maurice Hayes, Gavin Dillon, Dylan Griffin, Ian Murphy. Subs used :Liam O’Connor, Sonny Sheehan, Michael Woods.
Referee John Roche

U/11 Cup
Athea Utd        (0) 0
Abbeyfeale Utd   (2) 4

Team: Alex McEldowney, David O’Connor, John Sexton, Jack O’Connor, Micah O’Connell, Grace Ryan, Seamus Leahy, Thomas McEnery, Evan Wallace, Jason Dillon, Eoin Sheahan, Danny Brady.
Referee: Donie Wallace.

U/14 Cup
Athea Utd      (0) 1          James Ryan
Ballingarry    (3) 7

Team: Timothy Tierney, Donncha McEnery, Cillian Liston, Mark McAuliffe, Sean Ryan, William Sexton, JJ Sheehy, James Ryan, Ronan Hayes, Shane Dalton, Liam  McAuliffe. Subs used: Padraig O’Sullivan, William McEnery, Jack Vaughan.
Referee: Donie Wallace.


Saturday, January 21st
U12s home to Newcastle West B in the cup at 12.30pm.
U16s home to Kildimo Utd in the cup at 2.30pm.
Youths away to Rathkeale in FAI Youths Cup at 2pm.

Sunday, January 22nd
Junior Bs home to Shountrade at 2.30pm.


U/10s on Wednesdays 6 to 7pm
U/12s on Thursdays 6 to 7pm
U/14s on Monday 6 to 7pm.
U/16s on Thursdays 7pm to 8.30pm.
Youths on Mondays and Wednesdays 7 to 8.30pm.
Junior As & Bs on Tuesdays and Fridays 7 to 10pm.


The results of our lottery draw for Monday, January 16th at White’s Bar are as follows –
Jackpot was €5200. Numbers drawn were 1, 8, 13, 15.

There was no jackpot winner.
Lucky Dips

Catherine & Mary, Dalton Street, Athea.

Betty O’Connor, Coole West.

Katie Flaherty, Glin.

Doreen Cahill, Ardagh.

Johnny Cotter, Coole West.
Sellers Agatha & Ita McMahon.
New Jackpot will be €5300 on Monday, January 23rd at Brown Joe’s


Man Utd. Supporters Club

“One United Members Trip”


A group trip to Old Trafford is being planned for Easter Week end to see Manchester United play Queens Park Rangers. All going to plan we should leave on Good Friday 6th April and come back on Easter Monday 9th April. Deposit of €200 will secure a seat and should be paid before 31st January 2012. Those interested in our trip should contact one of the following officers –

Pat McSweeney- 087-6126056. Joe McGrath – 087-9782286. Niall McSweeney – 087-6897712. . Bobby Barrett – 087-7731017. Conor O’Sullivan – 087-9399427. Pat Mulvihill – 087-7934417. Please watch out for further details regarding times and prices etc.

Pat McSweeney

 Coiste na nÓg

Coiste na nÓg calenders are now on sale at Rose’s shop and from the coaches. The calendar contains pictures of teams from U6 up to U16.
They cost €5 each and would make a lovely presents for people at home
or abroad.

Our A.G.M will take place next Sunday evening 22nd of January at 7:30pm in the Clubhouse at Páirc na nGael. All are welcome to attend.

Our A.G.M will take place next Sunday evening 22nd of January at
7:30pm in the Clubhouse at Páirc na nGael. All are welcome to attend.


Community Games

Athea Community Games


Any children who are interested to representing Athea in the Limerick Community Games in:


1       Culture Corner             U-15


2       Talent Competition     U-10

Talent Competition     U-14


3.      Variety                 U-16


Please contact Liz O’Brien

(087) 6179854

Deadline for entries is 25th January