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27/03/2019 18:00
Premier Division
Castle Celtic FC v Arthur Griffith Park FC 14/12
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4th placed Castle Celtic FC play host to 3rd placed Arthur Griffith Park FC at Stannaway Park at 11 am

Castle Celtic FC come from a disappointing 1-3 loss at home against Harding IF FC.
Form: L W L D W D L W    Home Form: L W L D L

Arthur Griffith Park FC's last fixture played was a 0-5 loss at home against South William Street Celtic.
Form: L W L D W W D W    Away Form: W W D

Prediction: DRAW
10/12/2019 13:12
09/12/2019: Cup Draws - Challenge, MMI, Bedlow, Knight
Draws made at management meeting (Dec 5)
The draws for the 3rd round of the O'Neills.com Challenge Cup, the 2nd rounds of the MMI and Bedlow Cups and the 1st round of the Knight Cup were all made at Thursday night's management meeting. The draws are listed below and will be posted to the fixtures section later.
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09/12/2019 11:34
Division 3A
Tallaght Utd 2nds 4 - 0 Swords Manor 2nds 7/12
Brace of goals each for Jason Byrne and Gary Sutton as Tallaght Utd 2nds beat Swords Manor 2nds.
3rd placed Tallaght Utd 2nds won 4-0 against their visitors, 9th placed Swords Manor 2nds at Newlands Cemetery, Ballymount Park at 2 pm

Tallaght Utd 2nds have won 4 out of 5 home games.
Form: W W W L W L W

Swords Manor 2nds
Form: L L L W


Scorers: (Tallaght Utd 2nds) Jason Byrne (2),Gary Sutton (2)
10/12/2019 13:12
Division 3A
Oldbury FC 2nds v Swords Manor 2nds 14/12
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7th placed Oldbury FC 2nds play host to 9th placed Swords Manor 2nds at Sacred Heart, Killinarden at 11 am

Oldbury FC 2nds's last fixture played was a narrow 1-2 win away against Beech Park FC 2nds.
Form: W L W D D L    Home Form: L L

Swords Manor 2nds's last result was a comprehensive 4-0 loss away against Tallaght Utd 2nds.
Form: L L L W    Away Form: L L L

Prediction: Home Win for Oldbury FC 2nds
10/12/2019 13:12
UCFL v Kildare match set for Kilcullen this Wednesday (Dec 11)
09/12/2019: League Team Update
In line with competition rules, the postponement of the UCFL’s (home) Oscar Traynor Trophy game against Kildare, means that the UCFL have been forced to concede home advantage. The game has now been re-fixed and will take place this Wednesday night (Dec 11) in Kilcullen. Kick off will be at 9.00pm on the all weather facility in Kilcullen Community Centre.
09/12/2019 00:35
09/12/2019: Cup Draws - Challenge, MMI, Bedlow, Knight
Draws made at management meeting (Dec 5)
The draws for the 3rd round of the O'Neills.com Challenge Cup, the 2nd rounds of the MMI and Bedlow Cups and the 1st round of the Knight Cup were all made at Thursday night's management meeting. The draws are listed below and will be posted to the fixtures section later.
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09/12/2019 11:34
Division 3B
Old Bawn FC 6 - 5 Bushy Athletic 30/11
Brace of goals for Aaron Glover as Old Bawn FC beat Bushy Athletic.
4th placed Old Bawn FC marginally won 6-5 against their visitors, 7th placed Bushy Athletic at Old Bawn FC Home Ground at 1:15 pm

Old Bawn FC
Form: W W W L W

Bushy Athletic
Form: D L L L D D W D L


Scorers: (Old Bawn FC) Conor Kehoe,Aaron Glover (2),Jay Heffernan,Ryan Tate,Josh Enright
(Bushy Athletic) Ben Cripps, Matthew Taylor, Jamie Devine, Alec Leddy, Scott Kavanagh
10/12/2019 13:12
Division 3
Strand United v Glasnaion FC 2nds 14/12
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8th placed Strand United play host to 6th placed Glasnaion FC 2nds at Mount Temple at 11 am

Strand United's last result was a comprehensive 4-0 loss away against Riverside Utd.
Form: L L W    Home Form: L

Glasnaion FC 2nds's last result was a comprehensive 1-5 loss at home against Ashwood FC.
Form: L W W L    Away Form: W L

Prediction: DRAW
10/12/2019 13:12
03/12/2019: Management meeting Thursday night (Dec 5); Transfer window re-opens
(Meeting in FAI HQ, Abbotstown)

The December Management Meeting will be held at 8.00pm this Thursday night (Dec 5) in FAI HQ, National Sports Campus, Abbotstown, Dublin 15. All clubs must attend. Fines will be imposed for non-attendance.

The second player transfer window of the season opened on Sunday (Dec 1). This window will remain open until Jan 31. Note, however, that unattached players may continue to sign for a club at any time up to the end of March.

03/12/2019 15:15
Premier Division
Arthur Griffith Park FC 0 - 5 South William Street Celtic 7/12
Gavin O'Keeffe scores 4 goals as South William Street Celtic beat Arthur Griffith Park FC.
3rd placed Arthur Griffith Park FC were comprehensively beaten at home by League leaders South William Street Celtic at Esker Drive (Griffeen Valley Park) at 2 pm

Arthur Griffith Park FC
Form: L W L D W W D W

South William Street Celtic has yet to be beaten in this competition, having won 6 out of its last 9 games.
Form: W W W D W W D D W

Gavin O'Keeffe moves to top scorer in this competition after scoring 4 times in this game taking the player's total scores to 15 goals.
Gavin O'Keeffe has scored in the last 3 consecutive games.
Niall Cullen has scored in the last 3 consecutive games.


Scorers: (South William Street Celtic) Gavin O'Keeffe (4), Niall Cullen
10/12/2019 13:12
ONeills.com Challenge Cup
Benbulbin United v Frankfort FC 14/12
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Benbulbin United play host to Frankfort FC at Brickfields Park at 11 am

This is the first game for both teams in this competition

10/12/2019 13:12
01/12/2019: Mrs. Brown’s Boys/ FAI Heart Care Programme
Basic life support training to be offered nationwide

On 18/11/2019, the FAI announced an expansion of their Heart Care Programme initiative, including plans for a programme to introduce basic life support training nationwide for grassroots volunteers in 2020 with the first training courses conducted by Heartsafety

Solutions scheduled for February.

Dates and locations for this basic life support training are set out below and UCFL clubs are encouraged to register up to two members each to participate. Coaches have the option to take a 3 hour morning or afternoon session.

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01/12/2019 15:18
Division 1
Harding IF FC 2nds 2 - 4 Atletico Malahide 7/12
Stephen Hogan scores three times as Atletico Malahide take spoils against Harding IF FC 2nds.
4th placed Harding IF FC 2nds were beaten at home by 5th placed Atletico Malahide at Ringsend Park Pitch 2 at 11:30 am

Harding IF FC 2nds
Form: L W L D L W L L W L W

Atletico Malahide
Form: W W L L W L W

Stephen Hogan moves to top scorer in this competition after scoring 3 times in this game taking the player's total scores to 8 goals.

Scorers: (Atletico Malahide) Stephen Hogan (3), Jack Murray
Yellow Cards: (Atletico Malahide) Shane Woods,Conor Smith
10/12/2019 13:12
ONeills.com Challenge Cup
South William Street Celtic v Dunshaughlin Youths FC 14/12
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South William Street Celtic play host to Dunshaughlin Youths FC at Ringsend Park Pitch 2 at 11 am

This is the first game for both teams in this competition

10/12/2019 13:12
Euro 2020 Qualifier - Ireland v Denmark
Tickets available from UCFL

Clubs wishing to purchase tickets for the forthcoming Republic of Ireland v Denmark (Euro 2020 qualifier) match on Monday, 18 November 2019, should contact the Chairman, Barney Blood (087 9819882/ barney.blood@ucfl.ie) with details of their requirements.

Please note that prepayment will be necessary when ordering tickets for this match – the Chairman will provide precise information on this when contacted.

17/10/2019 10:15
09/12/2019: Cup Draws - Challenge, MMI, Bedlow, Knight
Draws made at management meeting (Dec 5)
The draws for the 3rd round of the O'Neills.com Challenge Cup, the 2nd rounds of the MMI and Bedlow Cups and the 1st round of the Knight Cup were all made at Thursday night's management meeting. The draws are listed below and will be posted to the fixtures section later.
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09/12/2019 11:34
Division 3B
Ballyowen Celtic 6 - 4 Castle Celtic FC 3rds 30/11
Luke Monaghan and Cathal Shanahan each score brace as Ballyowen Celtic take spoils against Castle Celtic FC 3rds.
Steven Flynn scores twice for away team
2nd placed Ballyowen Celtic won 6-4 against their visitors, 9th placed Castle Celtic FC 3rds at Griffeen Valley Park at 2 pm

Ballyowen Celtic have yet to be beaten at home.
Form: L W W W W W D

Castle Celtic FC 3rds
Form: L W L D L D

Steven Flynn has scored in the last 3 consecutive games.


Scorers: (Ballyowen Celtic) Luke Monaghan (2),Cathal Shanahan (2),Aidan O'Neill,Robert Maloney
(Castle Celtic FC 3rds) Steven Flynn (2), Hugh Kennedy, Carl Ryan
10/12/2019 13:12
Division 2
Sandford-St Marys FC v Dynamo Ridgewood 14/12
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League leaders Sandford-St Marys FC play host to 6th placed Dynamo Ridgewood at Tymon Park at 11 am

Sandford-St Marys FC come from a straightfoward 1-3 win away against Castle Celtic FC 2nds. They are currently on a winning streak of 4 games.They They have yet to be beaten at home.
Form: W W W W L W D W W    Home Form: W W W W

Dynamo Ridgewood come from a straightfoward 3-1 win at home against Castle Celtic FC 2nds.
Form: W W L D D L    Away Form: W L D

Prediction: Home Win for Sandford-St Marys FC
10/12/2019 13:12
UPDATE - October Management Meeting re-scheduled for this Thursday 10/10/2019 7:30pm

The October Management Meeting, which was originally due to take place last Thursday night, will now instead take place this coming Thursday night (10/10/2019) in FAI HQ, National Sports Campus, Abbotstown, Dublin 15, with a 7:30pm start. All clubs must be represented.

League fees are due for payment in full by Oct 1 each season; in practice, this will be taken as the date of this week’s meeting, 10/10/2019. The Treasurer asks that as many clubs as possible pay in advance of the meeting by direct transfer to the League’s bank account.

30/09/2019 15:07
Premier Division
Beech Park FC 1 - 1 Harding IF FC 30/11
Beech Park FC draw with Harding IF FC.
10th placed Beech Park FC were held to a 1-1 draw by 2nd placed Harding IF FC at St Catherines Park at 12 pm

Beech Park FC has yet to win in this competition.
Form: D L D D L L

Harding IF FC have yet to be beaten away from home.
Form: W D L W L W W L L D D


Scorers: (Beech Park FC) John Manley
(Harding IF FC) Paul Brickley
10/12/2019 13:12
Division 3B
Drumcondra AFC v Bushy Athletic 14/12
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3rd placed Drumcondra AFC play host to 7th placed Bushy Athletic at Albert College at 11:30 am

Drumcondra AFC's last game was a narrow 2-3 win away against Team Zimbabwe.
Form: W L L W W W D L    Home Form: L W W L

Bushy Athletic's last game was a 0-0 draw at home against Exodus FC.
Form: D L L L D D W D L    Away Form: L L L D W

Prediction: Home Win for Drumcondra AFC
10/12/2019 13:12
External Competitions
18/08/2019

In addition to the regular UCFL competitions, there are 3 “external” competitions available to UCFL teams – the FAI Junior Cup, the LFA Junior Cup and the LFA Junior Shield. All UCFL teams are eligible to enter the FAI Junior Cup, which is the national knockout competition open to all junior teams in the country and the UCFL encourages as many of its teams as possible to enter, particularly those in the top two divisions. The LFA Junior Cup is open to all junior teams in Leinster playing above Division 3 level. The LFA Junior Shield is open to all teams playing at or below Division 3 level.

Entry forms for the FAI Junior Cup can be downloaded here:

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17/08/2019 23:12
FAI Junior Cup
Drumcondra FC 3 - 1 Arthur Griffith Park FC 30/11
Drumcondra FC claim victory against Arthur Griffith Park FC.
Drumcondra FC won 3-1 against their visitors, Arthur Griffith Park FC at Baskin Lane

This is the first game for both teams in this competition

10/12/2019 13:12
29/07/2019 10:21
United Churches Football League of Ireland
Office Address

League Office

Football Association of Ireland

Irish Sports Campus,

Snugborough Rd,

Blanchardstown,

Dublin 15

Contacting us:

Members of UCFL clubs who have a query in relation to the League should contact their own club secretaries in the first instance. If the club secretary is unable to resolve the query, the matter can then be directed to the relevant League committee member via the club secretary or other recognised club contact.

Queries should be directed to individual committee members as follows (email addresses for UCFL committee members take the form firstname.lastname@ucfl.ie):

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27/03/2019 17:57
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