SSE Airtricity Under-17 Launch

Roy Keane and Ruud Dokter with Shaun Rogers, Tiernan Reilly, Michael Murphy, Thomas O'Donovan, Warren O'Hara and Sean Hughes 27/7/2015

Bohemians’ Warren O’Hara was among the players helping Ireland assistant manager Roy Keane launch the new SSE Airtricity Under-17 League at Abbotstown today.

The introduction of the League is key addition to the elite player pathway as the country’s best young players come together to play the highest level of football every week.

Ruud Dokter said: “The creation of the SSE Airtricity National U17 League is a very important development for Irish Football.

“It provides young players in Ireland with a regular challenging environment designed to produce high quality players to progress for the future.
“This new league bridges the gap between schoolboy football, which runs up to U16 level, and the SSE Airtricity U19 League, which is now firmly established as the springboard for young talented players into adult football.

Read more
Website by Simon Alcock