Category Archives: Soccer

Minister will see his grant was well spent

THE former league and cup double winners in Kerry soccer now have a state-of-the-art training facility to match their success on the pitch. Killarney Athletic AFC will unveil a super new all-weather astro pitch which has been developed for the benefit of members and players at all grades. The ribbon-cutting ceremony will take place next… Continue Reading

Spillane and McCarthy join forces

BRIAN Spillane is back in charge of the Killarney Celtic senior team. He will team up will veteran attacker Peter McCarthy to guide the league and cup double champions for the 2018/2019 season. Having previously managed the senior side – with great success – Spillane was also a great help to Eoghan Donnellan last season… Continue Reading

Fáilte extended to another sevens success

AN impressive and star-studded Fáilte Legends side clinched the Killarney Credit Union sponsored Killarney Athletic AFC seven-a-side soccer Premier Cup last night with an impressive 5-2 win against a never-say-die Liebherr outfit. Liebherr scored the opening goal in the first of two 30 minute periods but Fáilte bought it back level and it was 2-1… Continue Reading

Four Star performance wins the cup

PIZZA and toffees topped the menu at the Killarney Credit Union sponsored Killarney Athletic AFC seven-a-side soccer tournament last night as Four Star Pizza pipped Tatler Toffees in a dramatic penalty shootout to clinch the Reserve Cup title. The sides were locked 1-1 at the end of normal time after a very tight and engaging… Continue Reading