AUL News
Noticeboard 14th Jan

In the FAI Junior Cup St Paul’s Artane travelled

13/01/2019 16:41
Noticeboard for Jan 7th

Good luck to our clubs in the FAI Junior Cup next weekend.

06/01/2019 18:35
AUL Fixtures, Results and Striker on Line going forward.

Striker will be going online and called STRIKERONLINE

22/12/2018 09:46
Seasons Greetings

The Executive Committee of the League would like to wish all the Club Secretaries, Players and Volunteers and our Referees the best wishes for the festive season. The office in the Complex will reopen on Thursday 3rd January.

Stay safe, have a good Christmas and we will see you all in the New Year.

21/12/2018 15:59
1st Anniversary Izzy Dezu
1st Anniversary Izzy Dezu

Such a sad time of the year for the Dezu Family, it’s the 1st Anniversary of Izzy who sadly passed away when playing for Shelbourne FC in the AUL Complex last year. Our hearts go out to you from everyone in the AUL

12/12/2018 13:06
Superior Racking & Shelving Man of the Match
Week 11 - 2018/2019

Referee Liam McGuirk presents Kilmore Celtic midfielder Jose Andro da Silva Cruz with the Superior Racking Man of the Match award following his display against St Paul’s Artane in the Liddy Cup.

12/12/2018 14:50
Noticeboard for 10th December
Management Meeting this Thursday at 8pm in the Complex.

All clubs must be represented as fines will be issued as per rule for non-attendance.

The Oscar Traynor side will play their third and final group game against the Wicklow League this Sunday December 16th in Ferndale Park the home of Arklow United.

We are saddened to hear of the Striker Supplement going from the Herald Newspaper from 1st Jan. Hundreds of Thousands of footballers and soccer fans will miss this great pull out which we have been getting every week for the last 31 years. Editor Eamonn Scott and his staff gave a fantastic service to the game of football and promoting it in every corner of the country. Good luck for the future lads and we know such a talent will not be idle for long as we will always need that information outlet for our game.

09/12/2018 19:14
Noticeboard for Nov 26th

The Superior Racking & Shelving Man of the Match for Week 10 is Seamus Murray from Valley Park United following their 3-0 win over St Pats Phoenix in the semi final of the Select Food Cup on Sunday morning.

Usher Celtic advance to the next round of the LFA Junior Cup with a fine 6-0 win over Curracloe. Valley Park United did the double over St Pats Phoenix over the weekend.

On Saturday they beat St Pats in the Paddy Cole Cup and then on Sunday morning they beat them in the Select Food Cup.

In the AUL Challenge Cup there were wins for Kingswood Castle, Raheny United and Howth Celtic.

25/11/2018 14:11
Noticeboard for 29th Oct

The Superior Racking & Shelving Man of the Match for Week 7 is James Smith from Oliver Bond Celtic following his performance against Larkview Boys in their 5-0 win in the Leinster Junior Cup.

It was Leinster Junior Cup week and we saw Kilmore Celtic beat Castleknock Celtic 1-0, Oliver Bond Celtic beat Larkview Boys 5-0, Usher Celtic beat Fairview Ath 5-0.

In the Futsal Premier Division Dublin City Futsal beat St Itas, Puskas Hagi beat Blue Magic and Saints and Scholars beat Monread.

28/10/2018 13:17
Noticeboard for 22nd Oct

The Superior Racking & Shelving Man of the Match for Week 6 is John O Brien of Kingswood Castle following his performance against Glasnevin in the FAI Junior Cup. This game was abandoned due to a serious shoulder injury to a Glasnevin player and we wish him a speedy recovery.

In the FAI Junior Cup there were wins for Kilmore Celtic 3-2 home to Baldoyle Utd, St.Pauls Artane 2-1 away to Park Villa, Sheriff YC 6-0 home to Ayrfield FC.

In the LFA Junior Shield Phoenix beat Tallaght Uts 6-1, Rivermount beat Mount Merrion Youths 4-1, Balrothery FC beat Coolock Village 2-1 and Aungier Celtic beat Broadford Rovers 6-1.

In Premier B Clontarf FC had a fine 1-0 away win over Chanel SSC.

21/10/2018 17:32
Noticeboard for 15th October

The AUL Oscar Traynor Trophy side managed by Wes Doyle started off their 2018-2019 campaign with a fine 0-0 draw away to Wexford. Next up is a home game against the Kilkenny League.

The Superior Racking & Shelving Man of the Match for Week 5 is Leroy Staunton from the AUL following his performance for the AUL in their 0-0 draw against The Wexford League in the Oscar Traynor Trophy on Sunday Afternoon in Ferrycarrig.

Dingle United progressed into the next round of the FAI Junior Cup with a fine 7-5 win over Larkview.

14/10/2018 17:03
Phone Lines Down
At AUL Complex

Please be aware phone lines are down in the AUL Complex Tues 10th Oct due to ESB maintenance works.

Any issues please contact any of the fixture secretaries .

09/10/2018 10:34
Noticeboard for Oct 8th
Management Meeting this Thursday at 8pm in the Complex.

All clubs must be represented as fines will be issued as per rule for non attendance.

The Superior Racking & Shelving Man of the Match for Week 4 is Tiarnan Clerkin from Phoenix FC following their win over Rivermount FC in 3 Sat.

Real Transylvania had a 4-3 win over St Brendans Utd and the LFA Junior Cup. There were also good wins for Whitehall Celtic, Kilmore Celtic and Hardwicke FC.

07/10/2018 16:01
Noticeboard for Oct 1st

The Superior Racking & Shelving Man of the Match for Week 3 is Michael Leggett from Kilmore Celtic following their 5-2 win over Usher Celtic in 1 Sat.

It was FAI Junior Cup weekend and there were some good results for the AUL. St Paul’s Artane travelled to Garda and won 5-1,Oliver Bond Celtic beat St Itas 3-1, Valley Park Utd beat Coolock Village 7-4, East Wall/Bessborough beat SWSC FC 2-0, Kingswood Castle beat Lakeview Swans 4-0, Usher Celtic beat St.Malachy’s, Woodlawn/Sportslink beat Real Transylvania 2-1, Fairview Ath beat DAA FC and Dublin Celtic beat Balscadden.

30/09/2018 14:45
Ireland v Denmark and Wales Games
Box Tickets Available

We have some box tickets for Irelands games in two weeks against Denmark and Wales coming up. They are Box tickets and they cost €120 each. Phone or text Dick on 087 2076518

27/09/2018 10:55
Noticeboard for Sept 24th

The Superior Racking & Shelving Man of the Match award winner this week is Ray Staunton off Cabra Celtic following his two goals in his sides 4-2 win over Raheny United on Friday night in St Annes.

It was LFA Junior Cup weekend and there were some very good performances out there. On Saturday Balscadden beat Ballymun Utited 4-0, Railway Union put 11 past Swords Manor, Whitehall Celtic beat Clontarf FC, Kingswood Castle knocked out Killester/Donnycarney 1-0 in the result of the round, St Pats/Phoenix beat Greystones Utd, East Wall Bessborough beat Duleek FC and Sheriff YC beat MP FC. In the Sunday section Balscadden beat Rampart Hotspurs, St Malachy’s beat GM FC and St Pauls Artane beat St Pats/Phoenix.

23/09/2018 16:46
Noticeboard for Sept 17th

The Superior Racking & Shelving Man of the Match award is back

16/09/2018 15:39
Capital Sports Grants

Dear Club Secretary

10/09/2018 22:53
Noticeboard for Sept 10th

The provincial and national Cups

09/09/2018 18:38
Noticeboard for 3d Sept

The new season kicked off last weekend

02/09/2018 15:09
Contact Details Season 18/19

Contact and club details for the 2018/19 season.

Any amendments corrections should be sent to
28/08/2018 22:18
Noticeboard for 27th August

Get your FAI Junior Cup, LFA Junior Cup and LFA Junior Shield entry forms back in now to avoid missing out.

26/08/2018 10:45
Laws of the Game changes for 2018 2019
25/08/2018 14:47
Junior Cups and Shield

Get your entries into

21/08/2018 22:34
Referee Panel Meeting

The first panel meeting of the new season

20/08/2018 08:45
Upcoming LFA Dates 2018-19

Competition Dates 2018-19

26/07/2018 08:45
Noticeboard for July 16th

The Umbro sponsored Tommy Clements Cup kicked off on Sunday

15/07/2018 18:33
Noticeboard for 9th July

Formation Meeting is on this Thursday at 8pm in the Complex.

07/07/2018 22:09
Umbro Sponsored Tommy Clements Cup

The draw for the Umbro sponsored Tommy Clements Cup was held last night

06/07/2018 10:06
FAI Net Training Course

Workshops will be held for all AUL club Secretaries

03/07/2018 09:34
Tommy Clements Umbro Cup
03/07/2018 09:41
Formation Meeting

The formation meeting is on Thursday the 12th July at 8pm in the Complex. All clubs must attend.
01/07/2018 10:57
Noticeboard for June 18th

The League had another fantastic presentation night last Saturday in the Complex.

17/06/2018 13:47
Noticeboard for 11th June

We are asking all our club to be represented at the LFA AGM this Saturday morning at 11am in the Keadeen Hotel in Newbridge.

10/06/2018 19:09
Presentation Night Sat 16th June 2018

AUL Complex

6.30pm Sharp

Tickets only €20

Contact Niamh 01-8408935

06/06/2018 13:13
Noticeboard for May 28th

Chanel SSC were very unlucky to lose 1-0 in Arklow

27/05/2018 12:51
FAI National Draw

We are delighted to announce the launch of the

2018 FAI National Draw

21/05/2018 23:48
Noticeboard for 14th May

Midweek games will come thick and fast and with the world cup in June our league has to finish early. Prepare your club for games midweek and you may have to play Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday or Saturday, Monday, Wednesday, Saturday.

Good luck to Sheriff YC in the final of the LFA Junior Cup this Sunday as they face Ayrfield Utd at 2pm.

Congratulations to St Malachys on winning Division 1 Sunday.

13/05/2018 19:46
Clubman Pinaud Man of the Match
Week 25 - 2017/2018

Cian McGregor St Malachy’s reciving his Man of the Match award from Dick Redmond after his display against Kilmount.

13/05/2018 20:44
FAI Club of the Year 2018

1 week to go to be in with a chance of becoming the FAI’s Club of the Year for 2018.

Prizes on Offer include €1500 for the 8 finalists and a further €5000 for the winners. The winners are also entered into UEFA’s Grassroots Awards for ‘Best Grassroots Club’.

Clubs can enter by simply visiting and completing a short application form. The Finalists will be invited to the Festival of Football Awards Dinner in Cork later this year where the overall winner will be announced.

30/04/2018 22:52
Noticeboard for 30th April

The AGM of the League will be held on Thursday the 10th May at 8pm in the Complex.

29/04/2018 16:33
Noticeboard for April 9th
Management Meeting

This Thursday at 8pm in the Complex. All clubs must attend.

09/04/2018 09:35
FAI Club of the Year

Be in with a chance of becoming the FAI’s Club of the Year for 2018

09/04/2018 21:47
Noticeboard for April 2nd
Midweek games will come thick and fast

and with the world cup in June our league has to finish early. Prepare your club for games midweek and you may have to play Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday or Saturday, Monday, Wednesday, Saturday.

Usher Celtic continue to win Premier A games and last Friday they put 5 past Raheny United without reply. The previous evening Dingle United beat Kilmore Celtic 5-2 in a cracker up in the Gorman. This is going to be the tightest Premier A division in a long time.

01/04/2018 17:32
Noticeboard for March 26th
It was AUL Challenge Cup last weekend

and there were some fantastic displays. This is the cup where David can meet Goliath. St. Pauls Artane beat KC United 3-0, Whitehall Celtic had a fine 3-1 win over Clontarf FC, Oliver Bond went ahead after 60 seconds against Broombridge and went on to win 6-0, Butterkrust beat St Brendans Utd 5-1, Elm Mount travelled to Shangannagh and came away 3-1 winners while on Friday night Villa Celtic beat Donnycarney FC 3-1, Kilmore Celtic beat Ely Woodlawn 3-1 and Rivervalley Rangers beat Balscadden 2-1.

25/03/2018 15:30
Noticeboard for March 19th

Usher Celtic had a fine 4-1 win over Howth Celtic in Premier A on Friday evening in the Gorman.

Also on Friday evening in the FGG div 2 sat Broombridge travelled to East Wall Rovers and came away 3-1 winners. Whitehall had a 4-0 away win over KC United and Oliver Bond Celtic beat St Marks Ath.

18/03/2018 16:42
Noticeboard for 11th March

Usher Celtic bowed out of the FAI Junior Cup at the quarter final stage when they were beaten 2-1 by a very strong St Michaels side. The game was played in a great spirit and we wish St Michaels the very best in the next round.

Raheny Utd beat St Pauls Artane in the Liddy Cup 2-0.

In the First Ireland Challenge cup there were wins for East Wall Rovers, Railway Union and Oliver Bond Celtic.

11/03/2018 16:52

Sat 10th March 2018

All Weather availability

AUL Complex from 12pm

€150 per match

Contact: Niamh 01-8408935

07/03/2018 12:37

Because of national and provincial competitions on 9th 10th and 11th March the cancelled fixtures this weekend may not be the same the following weekend so please get your copy of the Striker in Monday’s Herald and keep an eye on the AUL website.

01/03/2018 17:22

Please be aware the AUL Sports Complex will remain closed

WED 28th FEB

due to Red Weather Alert Warning

Website will be updated daily

28/02/2018 08:21
Noticeboard for Feb 19th

The Clubman Pinaud Man of the Match winner this week is Real Transilvania’s Burdeti Nicusor

18/02/2018 16:12
FAI Grants Workshop
REMINDER - FAI Workshop for Sports Capital Grant Drawdown - FEB 17th - FAI HQ

The Football Association of Ireland have organised a workshop for all clubs who have been allocated funding via the 2017 Sports Capital Programme.

13/02/2018 20:18
Noticeboard for Feb. 12th

The Clubman Pinaud Man of the Match winner this week is Baldoyle United striker Kevin Farrell who scored twice in their 3-0 win over Larkview Boys from the LSL in the LFA Junior Cup. Another LSL side to out to an AUL side was Pegagus/St James who were beaten 2-1 by East Wall/Bessborough.

In Premier A St.Pauls fine run of form continues as they switched their game against Sheriff YC from an unplayable McAuley Park to Clontarf and came away winners. It was great to see both sides agree to the switch as the kick off time and day was exactly the same and the switch was made Friday evening for a Sunday game. Makes sense as everyone get a game of ball.

11/02/2018 19:19
EVENT LAUNCH - CLANN CREDO - €10 million Loan

I would be grateful if you could please circulate the attached details to your respective leagues and request them in turn to forward to all their clubs.

On Wednesday the 7th February, CLANN CREDO will launch a new €10m Community Sports Fund by Minister of State for Tourism and Sport Brendan Griffin.

The event is being held at the National Conference Centre beside our FAI HQ building from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.

06/02/2018 21:42
Noticeboard for 5th Feb
Management Meeting this Thursday the 8th Feb at 8pm in the Complex.

All clubs must be represented as fines will be issued as per rule for non attendance.

Plaudits again must go to Usher Celtic as they knocked Moyne Rangers from the Wexford League out of the FAI Junior Cup and they are now in the hat for the quarter final draw. Goals from Glen Reddy, Ger Jordan and a late late retaken penalty by Jay Ivory was enough for Wes Doyle’s men to advance into the next round.

04/02/2018 18:30
UEFA Play Off Game Regions Cup
Leinster / Connacht v Ulster / Munster

1.Mikey Quinn ( Crumlin Utd )
2.Lee Walker ( North End Utd )
3.Adam Hayden ( Greystones Utd )
4.Paul Murphy ( Sheriff Yc)
5.Ger O Boyle ( Castlebar Celtic)
6.Conor Griffin ( Calry Bohs)
7.Noel Murray ( Crumlin Utd )
8.Glenn Walsh (Bluebell Utd )
9.Adam McCormack ( Killester Utd)
10.Blair Montagnu ( Crumlin Utd )

29/01/2018 21:47

The Oscar Traynor side travelled to the RDFL grounds, Lecarrow to play the Roscommon League and came away 3-1 winners. Goals from Anto McKay, Stephen Donnolly and Jordan Buckley were enough to see the AUL through to the Quarter Finals. Jordan Buckley put in a man of the match display.

In the Striker Premier A Division Donnycarney were beaten 4-0 by St Paul’s Artane.

29/01/2018 23:00
Noticeboard for 22nd Jan

The Oscar Traynor side travel to the RDFL grounds, Lecarrow, Roscommon on Sunday to play the RDFL

21/01/2018 17:43
Futsal from Under 9s to Under 19s
Is your club Interested playing Futsal

Expressions of interest are being sought for Futsal teams from under 9 up to under 19. If you are interested in entering a team please contact Paul Fogarty 085 8019841 or Laszlo Lazar 087 6919832 or Jose Ferreira 085 8607987 or email

Final date for applications is March 31st.

08/01/2018 21:49
New FAI Guidelines re Registration and Transfer of Players
Please note in accordance with the FAI rules

A player must be registered on an approved FAI Registration Form.

Any amendments to the registration form has to be approved by the FAI.

With the General Data Protection Regulation coming into effect in 2018 it is of importance that clubs capture player data appropriately.

The FAI Registration Form contains the correct wording to allow clubs permission from the player to capture their information for participation in football related activity.

It is also advised that clubs display a data policy within an accessible area such as a clubhouse or club website for participants involved with the club to be allowed view.

If you have any questions in relation to the above, please contact

22/12/2017 22:48
Izzy Dezu RIP

Everyone at the Athletic Union League would like to send our deepest sympathies to the family

13/12/2017 10:35
Noticeboard for 11th Dec
Management Meeting this Thursday

Management Meeting this Thursday in the Complex at 8pm. All clubs must be represented as fines will be issued for non-attendance as per rule.

The various Council Christmas pitch closure is from 16th December 2017 to 21st January 2018 inclusive so this means the 9th and 10th are the last dates games will be played on Council grounds before the break. Please do not use your Council pitch if it is off. Remember you may have a game on a private pitch within these dates.

10/12/2017 15:27
Noticeboard for 13th November

Plaudits must go to Usher Celtic this weekend who knocked Sheriff YC out of the FAI Junior Cup 1-0 on Friday Night.

Dingle United also had a great result with a 5-4 win over fellow AUL side Donnycarney united. Oliver Bond Celtic knocked out St Mochtas 4-1 and St Pauls Artane beat trim celtic 5-1.

The Clubman Pinaud Man of the Match winner this week is Paddy Ashmore who plays for St Pauls Artane who beat Trim Celtic 5-1 in the FAI Junior Cup.

12/11/2017 18:27
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