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Match Preview - Glentoran v Glenavon

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 22:19

Saturday 20th October 2018, Kick Off 3pm

On Saturday we play second placed Glenavon for the second time this season.

Glenavon are currently in a strong run of form and sit ten points ahead of us. However our record in these games have been solid, most recently at Mourneview last month when we took a deserved second half 1-0 lead through Robbie McDaid (his fourth goal in four matches against his former club) only to give away an unnecessary penalty, converted by Stephen Murray.

Fixture Information - Ballymena and Newry

Sun, 14/10/2018 - 22:00

Our postponed Danske Bank Premiership match with Ballymena United at the Showgrounds has been rearranged for Tuesday 20th November, kick off 7.45pm.

Our away match with Newry City scheduled for Saturday 22nd December will now be played on Friday 21st December, kick off 7.45pm. As the home club, Newry City have taken this decision and notified us within the required timescale.

Glentoran presented with the Queen's Award for Voluntary Service

Tue, 09/10/2018 - 21:20

Glentoran Club Secretary Ricky Rea and Glentoran Superstore Manager Ruth McCreery receive the award from Vice Lord Lieutenant of Belfast, Sir Nigel Hamilton.

On Saturday 6th October, Glentoran Football Club was formally presented with the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service.

The award was presented by the Vice Lord Lieutenant of Belfast, Sir Nigel Hamilton at a ceremony kindly compered by Pete Snodden of Cool FM and attended by over 100 of our loyal volunteers in the Premier Lounge at the Oval.

Glentoran 0-1 Linfield

Mon, 08/10/2018 - 22:56

Glentoran lost 0-1 to Linfield at a blustery Oval on Monday night,  unable to recover from an early Linfield goal in tonight's Danske Bank Premiership match.

Glentoran pressed well throughout the first half forcing a number of half chances, the best effort coming from an athletic overhead kick from John Herron. 

Tonight's Gazette

Mon, 08/10/2018 - 12:26

A big game tonight and another edition of your multi-award winning Glentoran Gazette to match.  We welcome a new contributor, Henry Muldrew, who looks at the essence of being an Irish League fan while old faces Brian McClelland and Roy Downes tell of a famous player and perhaps not so famous manager of the past.  John Grayden brings us bang up to date with his views on the League’s BBC TV deal and interviews double Player of the Month winner Conor Pepper, and Eddy Patrick chats with Rory Hamill and Dylan Davidson.  Oval groundsman William Kirkwood keeps us posted on his sterling work on the

Match Preview: Glentoran v Linfield

Sun, 07/10/2018 - 21:33

Monday 8th October 2018

Kick Off 7.45pm

On Monday night we welcome our old rivals Linfield to the Oval for one of the most eagerly awaited League “Big Two” matches for a few years.

The Blues have started well and currently sit second in the table, four points behind Glenavon but with a game in hand, We in turn have a game in hand over Linfield and sit just six points and two places behind in fourth place.  With just one defeat in seventeen league games involving the two clubs there’s a genuine sense of anticipation,