News from the Park

MOYOLA played bottom of the table Chimney Corner on Saturday and won 4-2 with goals from Hassan (2), Pattison and Stewart.

Fixtures

Saturday 24th March - Belfast Telegraph Championship 2

Moyola Park v Dundela - Mill Meadow @ 3.00pm

Everyone associated with Moyola Park AFC would like to congratulate former Manager Kenny Shiels and his son Dean on winning the Scottish Communities League Cup on Sunday when they beat Celtic.

If you are holding a party and need a venue, why not consider the multi functional area at the Mill Meadow. This is available for parties for all ages. For more information contact Joanne Donnelly on 07779479366.

Moyola Park AFC will be holding a table quiz in the Mill Meadow on Saturday 24th March at 5.30pm.

This quiz will take place after the Belfast Telegraph Championship 2 game against Dundela and all proceeds will go towards Stewart Lennox  who injured his knee on New Year’s Eve. Please come along and support this worthy cause.

Zumba Classes take place every Thursday night in the Mill Meadow and run from 6.15pm to 7.15pm and the instructor is Deborah Logan.

We have taken group pictures of all teams throughout the club and they will all feature in our 2012 calendar with proceeds going to Charis.

The A3 full colour Calendar will cost £7.50 and will be available from committee members as well as from the Mill Meadow on training nights / match days and is also now available to purchase in Great Beef & Co Main Street, Castledawson.

Block booking requests for training at Mill Meadow are now being taken. For information about the costs and times available contact Willie Jordan at 07759306634 or e-mail williamjordan375@btinternet.com 

Moyola Ladies, 15 years plus, have kicked off their new season with training taking place on Monday nights from 7–8.15 pm at the Mill Meadow.

Anyone interested please come along and join us.

Also for the first year 11–14 year old girls also train Monday nights at the same time. This training is to facilitate the coaching and the development of football for young girls feeding through to Moyola Park Senior Ladies team, also competing in competitions.

For further information contact Valerie Martin on 07754450988

Under 17 Team (Players born on or after 01 January 95) – Training takes place on a Wednesday night at the Mill Meadow from 8-9pm and for more information contact Robin Martin on 07825068516. Under 15 Team (Players born on or after 01 January 97) – Training takes place on a Wednesday night at the Mill Meadow from 8-9pm and for more information contact David Evans on 07730529081.

Under 12 Development Squad (Players born in 2000) – Training takes place on a Wednesday night at the Mill Meadow from 7-8pm and for more information contact Brian Taylor on 07565095523.

Under 11 Team (Players born in 2001) - Training takes place on a Wednesday night at the Mill Meadow from 7-8pm and for more information contact Roy Clarke on 02879469300.

Under 10 Development Squad (Players born in 2002) – Training takes place on a Wednesday night at the Mill Meadow from 7-8pm and for more information contact Brian Wilson on 07927069225.

The Football Development Centre takes place every Saturday at the Mill Meadow @ 10.30am. The cost per week is £2.00 which is excellent value for coaching by IFA qualified coaches and is open to all boys and girls from the age of 4 up to 11.

Please arrive at 10.15am to allow registration to take place. Shin guards and a bottle of water is needed. Moulded boots only.

Also, each boy/ girl attending the centre this year will have to pay a £5 registration fee which must be paid within the first 5 weeks of attendance. A discount will be available for more than one child with a family paying a maximum of £10.

On paying the £5 registration you will receive a 10% discount card for Sportsworld, Rainey Street. For more information contact Keith Quigley on 07912761911.

In conjunction with the Irish Football Association Moyola Park AFC are looking for girls aged 6–10 years to participate in a six week programme which commenced on Saturday 3rd March running alongside the Football Development Centre from 10.30–11.30 am.

Anyone who would be willing to coach with this programme or seeking information contact Valerie Martin on 07754450988.

Moyola Park AFC Football Development Centre celebrates its 10th year this having opened in early 2003. To mark this occasion a dinner is being held in the Mill Meadow on Saturday 31st March @ 8.00pm. The cost is £22.50 per person for a 4 course meal and there will be a guest speaker and music will follow.

For further information or to book your ticket contact Robin Martin on 07825068516

The Lucky Numbers drawn for Saturday 17th March - 1, 11, 20 and 23 and the £50 consolation prize was won by Orvil Doey.

The Jackpot Prize for Saturday 24th March stands at £5000. Tickets are available in the Social Club or from committee members and please note that the jackpot has now been capped at £5000.

For more information about Moyola Park Association Football Club visit our website at: www.moyolapark-fc.com