Following Saturday’s draw for the KCLR McCalmont Cup, local soccer is getting back to business in Kilkenny.
If you missed it, check out the McCalmont cup first round draw here.
Junior soccer is back in Kilkenny for the summer with games recommencing through the Maher Shield, the KCLR McCalmont Cup and each of the three divisional cups with those draws taking place this week.
The 2021 Pat Maher Shield begins at the quarter-final stages with games looking like this:
- 10/6: Thomastown United v Evergreen FC
- 9/6: Freebooters A v Bridge United
- 9/6: Newpark AFC v Fort Rangers FC
- 9/6: Freebooters B v Ormonde Villa FC
All games have a 6.45pm kick-off.
It’s been a long and uncertain road travelled since the last sixteen games in September of last year.
Newpark AFC set their quarter-final clash against Fort Rangers up with a 9-4 thrashing of River Rangers while Ormonde Villa needed a penalty shootout win over Stoneyford United to book their place in this June’s last eight.
Winners will progress to the semi-final stage on 16 June with a date for the final to be confirmed.
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