Category Archives: Soccer

Lucky Batty skips to club record lotto win

A SMALL annual investment to support a weekly lotto draw operated by a local sports club has earned one well-known Killarney man a bumper cash prize. Batty ‘Skips’ O’Sullivan was thrilled when he became Killarney Celtic FC’s biggest ever lotto prizewinner with a super €16,000 jackpot. Batty, from Knocknaskeha in Spa, invests every year in… Continue Reading

Jamie’s Chorley just fail to tame Wolves

JAMIE Vermiglio’s great FA Cup dream has come to an end – but at least it saved the former Killarney soccer player’s dressing room blushes. Following their giant killing act in the third round of the competition, when they overcame Wayne Rooney’s understrength Derby County, non-league Chorley FC were pitted against Premiership side Wolverhampton Wanders at… Continue Reading