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Moneyslane FC break the 100 goal mark already and all their other news in their Jubilee Journal.

SLANE SCOREBOARD

Windmill Stars FC 4 v Moneyslane FC 2

Moneyslane FC 7 (Michael Ferguson, Jordan Fairley 2, Gareth Bingham 2, Gareth Rees, Ally Quinn) v Broomhedge FC 1

Moneyslane 0 v Valley Rangers 3 - Slane exit the Marshall Cup in the quarter-finals

Moneyslane FC 3rds 1 (Robin Butler) v Valley Rangers FC Colts 2

FIXTURE FRAME

Ballvea FC 3rds v Moneyslane FC 3rds, 6.30pm ko, Thursday April 28th, Carginagh Road, Kilkeel

SLANE LADS BREAK THE MUFL 100 LEAGUE GOALS IN ONE SEASON MARK - INCREDIBLY WITH ONLY 19 LEAGUE GAMES PLAYED

Most goals for 102, best goal difference +81, best goals for per game ratio +5.37. Amazingly that’s not only the best within the MUFL Intermediate leagues but the best out of all 11 MUFL divisions and 123 teams - superb effort from our lads.

Many often ask why we are called the FAMILY football club?? Well....Way back 33 years ago when our club was formed a yound David Bingham scored the first ever goal for Moneyslane FC in a friendly against a recently formed Temple Rangers FC. We wore brand new strips from money raised in a dance at the local bar The Ulster Arms while the Temple wore white tshirts. Fast forward to Saturday 23rd April 2016...Our club skipper Gareth Bingham scored our 100th league goal this season and you guessed it... David Bingham is our club skipper’s Dad.

THE MONEYSLANE FC ANNUAL GOLF CLASSIC THIS SUNDAY 1ST MAY

Moneyslane FC are holding their Annual Golf Classic this Sunday 1st May 2016 at Kilkeel Golf Club. This exciting event is fully open not only to everyone at our club but also general public & it’s one of the most popular days of the year in our family club’s calendar. For only £30 (£120 for team of 4) have a fantastic day including a round of golf on a top class course, goody bag, evening meal and quality prizes to be won. The organisers have also asked all teams to please arrive early as there will be bacon baps for everybody before you tee off

Tee off times are available from 1pm right through until 5pm and Hole Sponsorship also available for only £25. For more information on booking Tee Times or Hole Sponsorship, please contact:- Jimmy Bell 07835549935, Iain Anderson 07934985340 or Renick Malcolmson 07712572077. Massive appreciation to our Fundraising team for their passion and loyalty in organising this exciting day.

Both individual and team prizes are to be won on the day and handed out at the presentation dinner later in the evening. The Kilkeel Golf Club course condition is spectacular and scenery second to none, sitting at the foot of the Mourne Mountains over looking Carlingford Lough. This is simply a ‘must’ play Golf Classic, the Par 72 Championship Course proves a real challenge to the discerning player and also a relaxing round of golf for the casual enthusiast. The course offers exceptional views thanks to its positioning at the foot of the Mourne Mountains. Ensure you get your slot booked right away, spaces filling up fast for this exciting event so please contact: Jimmy Bell 07835549935, Iain Anderson 07934985340 or Renick Malcolmson 07712572077 today

MONEYSLANE FC GRAND 33RD ANNIVERSARY DINNER DANCE & AWARDS NIGHT

Tickets only £25 - 7.15pm Saturday 4th June 2016 in the Anglers Rest, Katesbridge

Moneyslane FC is proud to announce that we will be celebrating our 33rd year in style. The evening will include a sumptuous banquet meal and the brilliant and exciting ‘Drive’ providing an enthusiastic and entertaining performance, and their set will cater for all ages of our Family Club.

The Anglers Rest are one of our main Club Kit Sponsors and we are delighted to hold our end of season Awards Dinner supporting our local community businesses. The cuisine, ambience and staff are of an exceptionally high standard. Dress for the event is suit, white shirt and club tie for men. For the Ladies us men know by now to say you look absolutely stunning, no matter what you wear. The event is fully open not just for all club members but friends and family are all very welcome.

Please get your names in as there has been an overwhelming demand for tickets for this landmark special occasion and nobody wants to miss out:- Get your names and monies today to your managers or Geoff - 07968904720 or Iain 07934985340. All of us in the Moneyslane Family are just like any family, of course with our many faults, but united we stand and our blue & white blood that courses through our veins is much thicker than water.

ALL TIED UP

The quality new club ties have arrived costing only £15, please contact any club managers or Club Secretary Ian Johnstone on 07702983361 today as they are flying out and you’ll need one for the club awards dinner and all club functions

JUBILEE JUNIORS

THE WINNING TEAM AT STORMONT

Over the last 100 years, Stormont has been the scene of many memorable events and Saturday 23rd April 2016 was no exception as MONEYSLANE UNDER 10s played football at the famous building. BRG GIBSON AUCTIONS LTD have kindly sponsored new track suits for the whole team and we were invited to Stormont Parliment Buildings Belfast to have our photos taken.

Tyrone Gibson from BRG Gibson Auctions welcomed the boys and parents and they had their photos taken holding the famous BRG Auction boards. BRG Gibson Auctions Ltd have become Northern Ireland’s leading land and property auction specialists and are also involved in car and plant auctions. A special thanks to MLA Edwin Poots and councillor Luke Poots for helping to organise this photo session. After the formalities, our BLUE&WHITE heroes played football in front of the grand Stormont steps. (Thankfully no windows were broken!)

LOTTO JACKPOT ROLLOVER

OUR AMAZING MONEYSLANE FC LOTTO IS NOW SITTING WITH A JACKPOT OF £1,500, Winning numbers drawn at Lotto HQ- JUBILEE PARK-2-9-17-20, Mrs Betty Anderson matched 3 numbers and won £10. Mrs Anderson’s late husband Bobby was a regular loyal supporter of our club and attended all the games. Match only 4 numbers and scoop the Jackpot....simples! Next draw this Thursday 28th April 2016