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Go on… break a leg

Bohemian FC is hosting a special performance of Peter Sheridan’s one-man show at the Viking Theatre, Clontarf, on Monday February 4th.

This performance of Break A Leg will be a fundraiser for the Society of St Vincent de Paul.

Bohemians are acknowledging in this way the society’s work to alleviate the effects on so many people of the current crisis.

Sheridan has had big success with his books of memoirs, 44, Forty-Seven Roses and Break A Leg. The current show is a first-ever run based on the most recent volume.


The Viking Theatre is above Connollys pub (also The Sheds) on the Clontarf Road, near the junction with Vernon Avenue.

For bookings, call 0871129970 or email The show starts at 8pm and doors open at the football-friendly time of 7.45pm.



Having returned to training on Saturday January 12th, Bohemians’ newly-assembled squad will kick off their pre-season fixtures with friendly games against Longford Town and Athlone Town next month.

The friendlies will be hosted at Dalymount Park on Friday February 15th and Friday February 22nd respectively.

Both games will kick off at 7.30pm.

Admission – Adults: €10, Students: €5.00. OAPs, children and members: free. 


Friday February 15th Dalymount Park Bohemians v Longford Town 7.30
Friday February 22nd Dalymount Park Bohemians v Athlone Town 7.30

Full 2013 fixture list.



The Bohemians Last Man Standing competition is BACK for 2013.

Click here to enter.

We will be using the League of Ireland Premier and First division fixtures, starting with the opening day fixtures on March 8th.

The Last Man Standing competitions have raised over €20,000 for Bohemians in the last three season and the same amount has been given out in prize money.

These competitions have raised vital funds for the club and we aim to continue our efforts to support Bohs on and off the pitch. We encourage all true Gypsies to enter the competition and to recruit friends and family members to join in. For this series, the entry fee is just €10


It’s easy to take part and there’s fun and excitement in the competition, as well as the satisfaction of knowing that half of all the entry fees goes to Bohemian Football Club. There’s also potentially a massive prize for the winner of the competition.

To play, you pick a team from the League of Ireland in week one. If they win you go through to next round where you pick another team (you cannot pick the same team twice). If your team loses or draws you are out. Simple as that.

If you join the competition you get an email notice ahead of each round of fixtures with a deadline to reply with your selection.

This continues until we have a Last Man Standing (or woman, as we have had more than one female winner!), who picks up the prize money. If more than one person is still standing after 10 matches, then they will share the pot of all entry fees received.

Click here to enter.



You can now purchase a season ticket – 16 draws – for the Bohemian FC Lotto/Football Forecast for the knockdown price of €25 from the club’s online shop!

With individual draw tickets costing €2, the new season ticket will save you €6 over the course of the 16 draws… another few bob you can spend in the Members’ Bar!

Once you’ve bought your ticket from the online store, email your selections to each week before the deadline. 


The results will be sent out at the beginning of each week along with a list of the games on the upcoming coupon.

It will be your responsibility to email your selections in on time – if you don’t, you will just lose out on that week!

For the Bohemian FC Lotto, you can email your four numbers and four letters for the first week and these will be retained for the rest of the season.

Any queries? We’ll be happy to answer them at Please spread the word!

EuroMillions balls


Bohemian FC has signed 20 players for the 2013 senior squad, as manager Aaron Callaghan and assistant Owen Heary continue building their team.

The latest new recruits to Bohemians are: goalkeeper Dean Delany (from Shelbourne), forward Darragh Hanaphy (from Newry City), forward Chris Lyons (from UCD), midfielder Niall Forrester (from Sacred Heart, previously with Shamrock Rovers Under-19s) and midfielder Conor O’Brien, son of former assistant manager Liam O’Brien and a former Bohemian under-19 player, who returns to Ireland after a period in the United States.

Rejoining Bohemians again for next season are Dave Mulcahy, Kevin Devaney and Karl Moore, while Owen Heary has also re-signed as a player. 


Callaghan was particularly delighted at re-signing former St Pat’s man Mulcahy (right) and said: “Dave’s vast experience was vital last season in helping our young squad adapt to the Airtricity Premier Division.”

Squad members announced earlier this month were: Ryan McEvoy, Derek Pender, Luke Byrne, Keith Buckley, Greg Murray, Michael Barker, Dave Scully, Roberto Lopes, Stephen Traynor, Andy Mulligan and John O’Connor, all re-signed from 2012, along with former UCD left back Ciaran Nangle.

Manager Callaghan hopes to add several more players before training resumes on 14 January, adding: “Having the squad together for a pre-season is very important not just in terms of fitness but tactically and mentally, getting the lads ready for what will be a tough campaign.

“We can no longer compete with most of the teams in the league as far as budget is concerned, but with most of the squad having played here last season they will have the confidence to go out and express themselves on the pitch and play football the Bohemian way.

“I know the fans appreciated last season the way we tried to play football and the support was phenomenal. The backing of the fans meant so much to the dressing room especially when we didn’t do well.”

“We have already arranged two warm-up games against Longford and Athlone in Dalymount (details will be announced in club website when confirmed).”

Meanwhile,  Callaghan has appointed Paul Somers as chief scout for Bohemian FC.

Paul, who is a UEFA “A” licence coach, worked with UCD and managed St Patrick’s Athletic’s under-19 team.

Owen Heary (1 of 1)


The 2013 Airtricity League fixture list was released earlier today and sees Bohemians kicking off the new season at home to UCD on Friday March 8th.

The following week (Friday March 15th), the Gypsies travel to Turner’s Cross to take on Cork City.

Four days later (Tuesday March 19th), Aaron Callaghan’s men host Trevor Croly’s new-look Shamrock Rovers at Dalymount Park in the first big Dublin derby of the year.

Bohs’ first trip to Thomond Park to take on newly-promoted Limerick comes on Tuesday April 16th.

Full fixture list.



The lucky prize winners of the main Bohemian Christmas Draw were drawn in the Members’ Bar at Dalymount Park on Saturday night (December 15th).

Pictured are MC Paul Duffy and Youth Director John Daly, who kicked off the proceedings on Saturday.

Between the early bird and main drawn, €10,000 in cash prizes were handed out, with a similar amount raised for the club thanks to the sterling efforts of Jimmy O’Connor and his team.


The winners of the main draw were:

1st Prize: €2012 – Winning Ticket No. 1111 – Winner: Christy, Derek & Keith (Seller: Jimmy O’Connor)
2nd: €1000 – 0565 – Gareth Banks (Paddy Banks)
3rd: €750 – 0615 – Joe Shannon (Tony Colmey)
4th: €500 – 0691 – Kathleen Cuffe (Gerry Cuffe)
5th: €400 – 0188 – Andrew White (Self)
6th: €300 – 1034 – Liam Grant (Des Parsons)
7th: €200 – 0917 – Declan Meagher (Self)
8th: €200 – 0123 – Rita & Meg Cassin (Dermot Cassin)
9th: €200 – 1012 – John McGovern (Liam Parsons)
10th: €200 – 1123 – Owen Heary (Self)
11th: €200 – 0237 – Aisling Banks (Paddy Banks)
12th: €200 – 0183 – Ed Delaney (Anne Delaney)
13th: €200 – 0637 – Ronan Silke (Self)
14th: €200 – 0145 – Joan Whelan (Tommy Whelan)
15th: €200 – 0093 – Tom Cassidy (Self)
16th: €200 – 0220 – Monica, Christie & George (Sean Maguire)
17th: €100 – 0815 – J. Smyth ( D. Smyth)
18th: €100 – 0429 – Tom Geraghty (Jimmy O’Connor)
19th: €100 – 0052 – C. St Ledger (Arthur Sheridan)
20th: €100 – 0074 – Niall McEntee (Self)
21st: €100 – 0809 – K. & D. Munroe (D. Munroe)
22nd: €100 – 1154 – Alan Ferns (Stephen Burke)
23rd: €100 – 0635 – Mark & Matt (Tony Colmey)
24th: €100 – 0409 – John Casey (Pancho)
25th: €100 – 0930 – Michael Ward (Self)
26th: €100 – 0346 – Katie Kelly (Eileen McClinton)

Many thanks to our sellers and buyers; congratulations to our winners.

A happy Christmas and peaceful New Year to you all.


May your love shine a light!

Ahead of last week’s launch of a book comprising of over 70 of the best articles to appear on Come Here To Me, we were delighted to be able to republish one of Ciaran Murray’s Bohemians-related posts from the acclaimed blog…

“Walking up the North Circular Road, it’s impossible not to be taken in by the site of the historic floodlights of Dalymount Park. Part of Dublin’s skyline for over fifty years, they stand like dinosaurs from another age, beacons calling the League of Ireland faithful to Phibsboro on match nights.

These kinds of pylons are a rare, dying breed proper to stadiums in the lower echelons of football, and reminders of its urban, working class roots. Nestled behinds rows of Victorian houses and Phibsboro Shopping center, finding Dalymount without them would be a struggle….”

Full article here




The 2013 Bohemians calendar is now available to order from the club’s online shop.

The calendar is packed full of memorable images from this season taken by the likes of Eddie Lennon, Stephen Burke, Peter O’Doherty, Fergus McNally, Greg Molloy and Jason O’Callaghan, as well as images of legends from seasons past.

Priced at €15*, this is a must-have for every Bohs fan’s Christmas stocking. Make sure to order now so you’re not disappointed.


Once again, everyone at Bohemians would like to thank the dedicated efforts of David Lane, Barry Comerford and Gary Keating for getting this important fundraising drive off the ground.

*Online price €15.75 to cover PayPal fees.



TThe bars at Dalymount Park are now open from 12pm every Sunday.

From 12pm to 7pm, all pints are on sale for just €3.50, with long-neck bottles at €3.

So why not join us at the Sunday Club to watch all the day’s cross-channel football and other major sporting events from the comfort of the Members’ Bar.

- All football and major sports screened.

- Pool table.

- Juke box.


This Sunday:

MK Dons v Wimbledon (12.30).
Rangers v Elgin City (1.15pm).
Hibs v Hearts (3.30pm).
Fiorentina v Sampdoria (7.45pm).


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