Glentoran FC

The Official website of Glentoran Football Club / Pride of East Belfast 




Home 20/21 Kit Launch

Wed, 29/07/2020 - 13:05

We are pleased to announce that stock of the Home 20/21 kit has landed sooner than first anticipated, and in time for the Irish Cup Final!  Home 20/21 will go on sale from the Glentoran Superstore this Thursday at 8 PM -11 PM and Friday 10 AM - 1 PM.

Online Pre-Orders

Online pre-orders are now finished. If you have already pre-ordered the shirt, this will be dispatched on Thursday for next day delivery on Friday for Northern Ireland shipping addresses. Other locations are the default shipping times. 

Cup Final Tickets - Urgent message for season ticket holders

Wed, 29/07/2020 - 09:32

The draw for those season ticket holders who will receive complementary tickets for Friday's Sadler's Peaky Blinder Irish Cup Final has been made.

However the IFA will be sending tickets direct by email to all successful applicants. That means we need to provide them with the email addresses of each ticketholder We m,ust do so by 12 noon today.

All season ticket holders who wish to attend need to send their name and email address to by 11.30 am today to be eligible for a ticket.

Irish Cup Final Ticket Arrangements

Tue, 28/07/2020 - 01:54

Following this evening’s nailbiting semi-final win over Cliftonville, the club can now announce ticketing arrangements for Friday evening’s Sadler’s Peaky Blinder Irish Cup Final v Ballymena United at the National Stadium at Windsor Park.

This is a unique situation due to necessary capacity restrictions so these arrangements have been made to facilitate the IFA requirement that all ticket purchases must be made by 12 noon on Wednesday 29 July.

The following information has been made available by the IFA:

Online programme available for semi final

Mon, 27/07/2020 - 12:10

The Irish Football Association has produced digital matchday programmes for today’s Sadler’s Peaky Blinder Irish Cup semi-finals at the National Football Stadium at Windsor Park.

The programme features interviews with the managers and captains of both clubs.

In the programme, our Head coach McDermott points out: “Cliftonville are a talented team led by a talented manager in Paddy McLaughlin. We have the utmost respect for them and will prepare accordingly.”

Superstore to reopen this week

Sat, 18/07/2020 - 13:26

We are pleased to be able to announce that Glentoran Superstore will re-open to general public on Thurs 23rd July 2020.

Weekly opening hours will be

Thursdays 4.30 -7.00 p.m.

Saturdays 10.00 a.m - 12:30 p.m.

If these hours change, notification will be via this official site and social media platforms.

Mick McDermott Interview

Fri, 17/07/2020 - 19:09

With the squad now in full training in preparation for the forthcoming Sadler's Peaky Blinder Irish Cup Semi Final, Head Coach Mick McDermott took the opportunity this week to speak to David Kerr from GlensTV to upfate the supporters on recent events and his plans for the future. This will be the first of a number of interviews with key Glens personnel over the next few weeks.

Glens Dream Team: Eurovision

Tue, 14/07/2020 - 01:39

Glentoran Gazette contributor and former editor, John Grayden, first saw the Glens play in May, 1959. In this series he picks imaginary sides from throughout the years in a random selection of categories. A few are factual while most are subjective and by no means definitive. While he has seen most of the players in action, a few from earlier eras are included because of their contribution to the club’s history.


Sharkie McClements and the wee Green Ball

Mon, 13/07/2020 - 10:58

Sharkie McClements and the wee Green Ball.

About a month or so ago, on a Friday morning after the previous evening’s communal applause for NHS and frontline workers, I received a message from an old friend and former workmate of mine. He wrote to tell me that whilst out in his street for the weekly ritual the night before in Bangor, he had got talking about football to one of his neighbours.