Magherafelt Youth all set for National Youth League

FIRST TEAM

LEAGUE – Sat 3rd September 2pm Spires Park

Magherafelt Sky Blues v Newbuildings United

Under 12

LEAGUE –Tuesday 30th August 7.15pm Sion

Sion Swifts v Magherafelt Sky Blues

Under 13

LEAGUE – Thursday 31st August 7pm Spires Park

Magherafelt Sky Blues v Carniny Youths

LEAGUE – Saturday 3rd September 11am

Derry Colts v Magherafelt Sky Blues

Under 14

LEAGUE – Wednesday 31st August 7pm Spires Park

Magherafelt Sky Blues v Portadown Youths

LEAGUE – Saturday 3rd September 11am

Bertie Peacocks Youths v Magherafelt Sky Blues

Reserves

LEAGUE –Saturday 3rd September 2pm

Magherafelt Sky Blues Reserves v Larne Olympic

All players are requested to check the Blues website for the latest training details.

The club are delighted to announce they will be fielding nine teams in total, with two at senior and seven at youth level. This is the largest number of teams in the club’s history and a sign of the commitment the club has to providing football to players at all levels. The club are also the first in South Derry to have three teams (U12, U13, U14) competing within the NIBFA National League. To keep up to date with all team information please visit www.skybluesfc.net

Under 13- For the next month or so our training will take place on a Wednesday night at St Marys at the usual time 6.30 - 8pm

This Wednesday we will have a light training session before our first league game on Thursday night. It is important that all players attend as the squad will be selected at training Any players who have still not returned their sponsor sheets please bring them to training on Wednesday

Skills Development Mini-Soccer Centre – The IFA approved centre had closed down for a short summer break and returned on Saturday 13th August 2011 at 10am. This is aimed at players of primary school age. Please contact 07870 578593 for more details. Results

North West Craig Memorial Cup – Draperstown Celtic 1, Magherafelt Sky Blues 3

Reserves – BALLYMENA DIV 1 – Desertmartin Swifts 4, Magherafelt Sky Blues Reserves 1

Under 11FRIENDLY – Magherafelt Sky Blues 0, Newington 4

Under 13 FRIENDLY –Magherafelt Sky Blues 1, Coleraine Academy 5

Under 14 FRIENDLY -Magherafelt Sky Blues 3, Ballymena United Youths 1

Under 16 FRIENDLY – Coleraine Youths 2, Magherafelt Sky Blues 3

The New Magherafelt Sky Blues 2011-12 lotto kicked off last week with tickets now on sale for £1 from all committee members.

To win you must match the lowest, highest, and bonus ball numbers from the lottery draw which takes place each Saturday evening. You simply enter your three numbers between 1-49 onto the envelope provided and the winner will be announced on the Sunday of each week. If no one picks the three correct numbers then a lucky dip winner is selected from all the entries and they will receive £25. They will be announced on the website on the Sunday. The prize fund increases by £25 if no one wins the Jackpot

The fourth Magherafelt Sky Blues Ground Development Lotto has been drawn for the new season.

The Hi Number was 46. The Lo Number was 6. The Bonus Number was 49. * Results taken from the National Lottery Draw (Saturday) No one matched the correct numbers. However, Sinead Fullerton came very close by getting both the Hi and Lo number correct. Next week’s lotto jackpot is now £200. The £25 lucky dip winner was Raymond Monaghan. Tickets are on sale for next Saturday’s draw from all committee members

The Sky Blues Fantasy League 2011-12 is now open for entries for youth players, senior players, parents, committee and supporters.

Simply follow the instructions below to enter and see if you can take the title from Mickey Devlin who won it last season. If you aren’t playing the game then you can register at http://fantasy.premierleague.com. Once you have logged in and entered your team, click on the ‘Leagues’ link at the top of the page. On the Leagues page: 1. Select the ‘Join a league’ option 2. Choose private league 3. Now enter the code 541981-145018 to join the Sky Blues Premiership private league.