Touchline Talk from Rathfriland Football Club

MATCHDAY FIXTURES - RANGERS FIXTURES: Tuesday April 1 - Away to Dunmurray YM in league. Kick off 6.45pm; Saturday May 5 – Away to Bangor Rangers in league. Kick off 2pm.

SWIFTS RESERVES FIXTURES - Saturday May 5 – away to Donacloney Reserves in league. Kick off 2.15pm.

COLTS FIXTURES - Saturday May 5 –Home to Maghera in league. Kick off 2pm. RANGERS LAST TWO GAMES AWAY FROM HOME - Rathfriland Rangers tonight Tuesday will travel to Dunmurray YM for a league fixture with a 6.45pm kick off and then finish their campaign with another away fixture at Bangor Rangers on Saturday. Rathfriland have been in a good run of results in recent games and could well take six out of six in their remaining two fixtures this season. Kick off 2pm.

SWIFTS RESERVES AWAY TO DONACLONEY - Rathfriland Swifts Reserves this Saturday travel to Donacloney Reserves in a league fixture. `Cloney are going well in the league this season and although this is a tough away fixture at Dromore the visitors should just edge it. Kick off 2.15pm.

COLTS HOME TO MAGHERA - Rathfriland Colts this Saturday will host their final fixture of their league campaign with a home match against Maghera – a tough fixture but the Colts could collect the points in this one especially with home advantage. Kick off 2pm.

CONGRATULATIONS! - Congratulations to Joel Annett who made his debut for Newry City first team against Loughgall last Tuesday evening. Joel got on for most of the second half and gave manager Pat McGibbon something to think about for his next team selection with an excellent performance. Newry won the game 2–0. Well done Joel.

50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS - Rathfriland FC will hold their 50th Anniversary celebrations on Saturday 23rd June at the Slieve Donard Hotel, Newcastle. This will be a “Black Tie” event with comedian Gene Fitzpatrick and live music by “Track of the Foot”part of the bill. Tickets are priced at £40 – all players, officials, sponsors and supporters past and present will be very welcome. Black tie suits can be accessed at S.D. Kells, Banbridge. More details to follow.

EXTRA COMMITTEE MEETING - There will be an extra Rathfriland FC committee meeting next Tuesday, May 8 at 7.30pm. SPONSORS - Our thanks to all our sponsors who have been such great support to Rathfriland FC.

Main club sponsor – Milestone Service Station Rangers kit sponsor – Milestone Service Station

Swifts kit sponsor – DN Tyres

Numerous board sponsors at Iveagh Park. DATES FOR YOUR DIARY - Saturday June 23 – 50TH Anniversary, Slieve Donard Hotel.

RANGERS REMAINING FIXTURES THIS SEASON- Tuesday 1st May, Away V Dunmurry YM; Saturday 5th May, Away V Bangor YM.