Under 7s Shine Against Markethill

It turns out the sun doesn’t always shine in Loughgall. In wintery conditions which saw the Vapours match against St Marys postponed, the Predators took on Markethill in a very evenly contested game. It was fantastic to see the determination of all of the players to do well in what was terrible playing conditions. We […]

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Charlie Moves To Glenavon

Charlie Gault from our 2008 age group is the latest player to make the move to Glenavon. He has developed his game at Lurgan Town since the age of 7 and now he is ready for the next stage of his development. In fact Charlie scored twice on his debut in the National League. We […]

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Under 9 Academy Round Up

U9 Predators played a strong Craigavon City side on Saturday. They played some fantastic football & scored some really brilliant goals. The effort from all players was superb & all went home very happy. Goalscorers were Oscar 2, Faith 2, Daniel, Theo & Michael C. The Vapors played Annagh Utd Lions. Once again the commitment […]

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Back To Winning Ways

After last weeks first defeat of the season Lurgan Town U17 were back in action again and looking to get back to winning ways. This week Town travelled to Castlecaulfeld Playing Fields to take on Enniskillen Rangers. Town opened the scoring with only 2 mins on the clock. Good work from Niall Simpson who crossed […]

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Under 8 Academy Round Up

It was Silent Sidelines at the Arena on Saturday for the U8s. The Predators took on Markethill Swifts. With a squad of 10 players there was a lot of rotation to get equal playing time for all players. There was a great fluency to the boys game with passing and movement plus great team goals. Goalscorer’s […]

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Hard Fought Win

The 2012 Predators continued their good start to life in the Under 11 Mid-Ulster Youth League with a hard fought win over Portadown Youth. Lurgan started full of energy with their high pressing game and were reward by taking the lead in the first minute through a speculative long range effort from Jamie Cunningham. Town […]

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Win And Clean Sheet For U14s

Lurgan Town U14s started life today without former captain Charlie Gault who moved onto Glenavon last week. The squad was also missing 2 players due to illness. Lurgan started strongly creating several early chances that weren’t taken. Pick of the chances fell to Corey Hylands who couldn’t convert from a tight angle. As the half […]

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Town Dominant Against Annagh

Lurgan Town U12s made the short trip to play Annagh United Colts in Saturday morning’s Mid Ulster Section 2 fixture. Town were without Oli McRobb and the coaches made a few changes to starting line up for the game. Town started off slowly but soon found their rhythm passing and using the wide men to […]

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The Boys In Black

The Under 15 lads took on TTBS on Saturday with the boys having to play in the unusual colour of black. Thankfully this didn’t hamper the boys with an excellent display. The game started with both teams trying to suss each other out with near misses by mackers, Dobrowolski and a few missiles from Johnston […]

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Excellent Performance From U12s

It was an excellent performance today from the whole U12 team. Everyone put an excellent shift in. Scorers: Owen 3, Ollie, Hayden, Jack G, Tom I do think a couple of mentions stand out even though all were excellent. But big shout to Jack M and Ryan who stood in as keepers for a half […]

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Depleted Swifts Lose

The Swifts for second week in a row were left depleted after 2 youth team players picked up injuries in the morning. The backline consisted of two 17 year olds and three 16 year olds. They played an experienced Laurelvale Reserves and unfortunately lost 2-0. Laurelvale took the lead from a miss-hit cross that found […]

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