Founded:

Nickname:

Ground: Glencrow, Moville

Secretary: Laurence Harkin 158 St. Finnian’s Park Moville Co. Donegal Tel 074-9382540: Mob 086-3253250

E-Mail lawrenceharkin@hotmail.com

First team Managers: John L Coyle Tel 086-8772815

Other Contacts: Martin Farren: John Canning 086-0570009

Reserve Team Manager: Darren Bredin Tel 0860757856

Other Contacts: Lurence Harkin 0863253250: John Canning 0868772815

First Team Colours: Green & White Hoops Tops: White Shorts: White Socks.

Second Strip: Yellow Tops: Green Shorts: Green Socks.

Reserve Team Colours: Green/White Hoops Tops:  White Shorts: White Socks.

Second Strip: Orange Tops: Blue Socks: Orange Socks.

Second Strip: Orange Tops: Blue Shorts: Orange Socks.

 

Honours:

History

Originally, Foyle Rovers was formed in 1904, and there first match was against a Bredaghglen team, Moville lost the match 1-0. Foyle Rovers initially wore red and black stripes back then, they only converted to the hoops or anything green when they changed their name to Moville Celtic in the 1920’s. Moville Celtic joined the D&D soon after that with a certain degree of success. The closest they came to the Premier title was when they lost a play off. Their best run of results came circa ’76-’77 when they won 7 trophies in the one year Moville’s home pitch was at the Bayfield up until the summer of 2008. There are many stories to be heard from players {Old and young} who have many fond memories of matches at the Bayfield. In the 2006-2007 Season, the Team commenced playing their home games at the new Glencrow Ground. It has to be said that it is one of the best pitches in Inishowen, even Donegal In more recent years, back in the 1997-98 season, a Moville Celtic team {managed by Joe Bredin & Danny McDermott}won 4 trophies, Trophies won that year were: The Premier League, Fruit of the Loom Cup, Bertie O’Neill Cup and the Carndonagh Summer Cup. The 07/08 Season, the Moville Celtic Senior Team won the League Cup, defeating a Redcastle Team in the Final at Greencastle’s Ground, the score was 1-0, Nigel Mc Monagle with the Winner in Injury Time. This was a Historic Year for Moville Celtic & John Canning (the Manager), when the senior Team won the only trophy in Donegal/Ulster competition that has never been won by a Moville Team. A 2-1 victory against Redcastle Utd. at Maginn Park was very well deserved on the night, with Nigel McMonagle scoring the first and then Richie Mc Elhinney scoring the Winner! In that same 2008/09 season, the Moville Reserve Team (managed by Eunan Mc Daid) won the Treble in fantastic style.

Secretary Laurence Harkin

Past Teams
Moville Celtic

Results

Match Reports Sunday 26th September

Sunday  26th September   

FAI Junior Cup   Round One  

Letterkenny Rovers 0

Carn FC 2

Carn had the first chance on six minutes when a Dayton Cooke pass from midfield found christy McDaid who went on a great run on the right and beat two defenders but fired just wide from inside the 18 yard box. Letterkenny responded on 12 minutes when David O’Donnell broke on the right and crossed for Nathan plumb who shot high to the right and wide from 15 yards.

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Results Sunday 26th September

Sunday  26th September   

FAI Junior Cup   Round One   1.30pm

Letterkenny Rovers 0-2 Carn FC Cade Cooke, Cian Burke

Fanad  United 2-2 Greencastle FC Fanad won 4-2 on Pen’s

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Match Reports Sunday 19th September

Inishowen Football League Fixtures  2021-22

Sunday  19th September 

Jackie Crossan Premier Division   

Glengad United 0

Aileach FC 1

Glengad had the better of the opening quarter and on 13 minutes a Conor Barrow corner found John G McLaughlin but his effort was cleared off the line by a defender. Then on 20 minutes Michael Byrne and Terence Doherty combined to set up Barrow whose effort from the edge of the area was saved by Darragh McLaughlin.

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Results Sunday 19th September

Jackie Crossan Premier Division   2pm

Glengad United 0-1 Aileach FC Darren Mc Monagle Pen (Aileach)

Moville Celtic 1-4 Cockhill Youth Jack Mc Connolouge(Moville) Adam Duffy 2, Odhrain O’Brien Daly (Cockhill)

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Fixtures for Sunday 26th September

Inishowen Football League Fixtures  2021-22

Sunday  26th September   

FAI Junior Cup   Round One   1.30pm

Letterkenny Rovers v Carn FC

Fanad  United v Greencastle FC

Illies Celtic v Glengad United G McLaughlin 

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Match Reports Sunday 12th September

Inishowen Football League Fixtures  2021-22

Jackie Crossan Premier Division  

Cockhill Youths 0

Illies Celtic 0

Cockhill Celtic Youth and Illies Celtic FC played out a hard-fought scoreless draw at the Charlie O’Donnell Sports earlier on Sunday.

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Results Sunday 12th September

Inishowen Football League Fixtures  2021-22

Jackie Crossan Premier Division   

Cockhill Youths 0-0 Illies Celtic 

Aileach FC 6-1- Carn FC Cade Cooke (Carn) Darren Mc Monagle 2, Dermott Doherty, Jordan Mc Geady, Pol Mc Grory, Shane Mc Monagle (Aileach)

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