The FAI has announced the appointment of independent consultants to oversee the ongoing situations at Waterford United and Athlone Town.
Former South Tipperary County Manager Ned O'Connor will work with Waterford United and the local football community to address the issues concerning the First Division club.
Mr O'Connor completed an independent report
The FAI disciplinary committee has issued a number of sanctions to Athlone Town following the nonfulfilment of the fixture against Waterford United on Friday, June 3rd.
Athlone has been handed a €1,000 fine with an additional €4,000 suspended, which will only be payable if they fail to fulfil another competitive fixture
Marco Chindea has announced on Twitter that he is 'done here' in relation to Athlone Town and stated he is leaving the club.
Chindea has 5 league goals for the midlands side so far this season.
Hopefully the club find resolve for their financial issues ASAP so the club can progress and
The Football Association of Ireland has ordered an independent interim review of Athlone Town FC after a meeting between SSE Airticity League Director Fran Gavin, League Chairman Eamon Naughton and representatives of the club, after its failure to fulfil their fixture versus Waterford United on June 3.
The Board of the
SSE Airtricity League director Fran Gavin strongly condemns Athlone Town FC over their failure to field a team in the SSE Airtricity League First Division against Waterford United.
Due to take place in the RSC last night (Friday, June 3), the game did not go ahead after the League office were
The Waterford United and Athlone Town fixture that was planned for this evening in the RSC has been called off as it is understood that 14 Athlone Town players made themselves unavailable to play over a lack of paid wages.
It is a sad day for both struggling clubs and when
Athlone Town boss Alan Mathews revealed some frightening information on an interview with Shannonside's John Lynch yesterday.
Mathews confirmed there was an altercation between an ex Athlone staff member currently on Drogheda Uniteds books with the current Athlone Town chairman about outstanding payments.
The issue happened unfortunately in front of around 25-30
Series 9 of the SSE Airtricity League First Division sees Shelbourne at home to Athlone Town at Tolka Park on Friday night. Kick-off is at the earlier than usual time of 6.45pm.
Last Saturday, Shelbourne travelled to St. Colman’s Park for the game against Cobh Ramblers and after the usual close
We are adding to the videos of top quality goals scored in the League of Ireland last weekend with the video below.
Athlone Town's Marco Chindea is the scorer of this goal in their game against Cabinteely on Friday night.
Unfortunately Athlone ended up losing the game 2-1 but the goal is
Starting this evening, former FAI referee & Athlone Town fan Joe Cassidy is undertaking a fundraising campaign that will hopefully bring Athlone Town in some much needed funds.
The referee of the 2002 FAI Cup Final is planning on knocking on every door in Athlone and asking for a €1 donation