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Clingan delighted with side’s character

Glenavon midfielder Sammy Clingan brought his goal tally to the season for six with his two late penalty kicks against Glentoran, but he was quick to praise his side’s character to bounce back from conceding an early goal.

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Glenavon's Sammy Clinghan celebrates after his second penalty put his side into a 3-1 lead at The Oval. �INPHO/Stephen Hamilton

IRISH LEAGUE: Sammy spot on for Glenavon

Sammy Clingan last night bagged a brace from the penalty spot to help Glenavon pocket three crucial Danske Bank Premiership points at The Oval.

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Josh Carson celebrates his goal against Glenavon at The Showgrounds back in September. Photo Kirth Ferris/Pacemaker Press

IRISH LEAGUE: Coleraine have all the qualities

Josh Carson believes Coleraine’s ability to grind out results will stand them in good stead this season.

Paul Millar (fourth left) with Glenavon manager Gary Hamilton, to his immediate left, launches the partnership before Saturdays game with Ballymena

Glenavon backs coach’s charity drive after son’s drugs death

Glenavon Football Club has been a source of tremendous support to coach Paul Millar who lost his son to a drug overdose in March this year.

Ex Candy Stripe, Josh Daniels celebrates his debut goal for Glenavon at Mourneview Park against Glentoran.

FOOTBALL: Josh Daniels loving life at Mourneview

JOSH DANIELS is loving life in the Irish League with his new club, Glenavon but he can’t help keeping a close eye on the fortunes of his hometown club.

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Glenavon's Josh Daniels with Cliftonville's Tomas Cosgrove.
Mandatory credit �INPHO/Jonathan Porter

IRISH LEAGUE: Josh Daniels believes a ‘refreshed’ Glenavon can issue a statement at Seaview

JOSH DANIELS believes a ‘refreshed’ Glenavon have an opportunity to send out a real statement of intent with victory over Crusaders at Seaview this Saturday afternoon.

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OPINION: Glenavon reaping rewards of hard yards in pre-season

The eternal search within sport for meaning in marginal gains often proves little more than a false dawn derived from false hope.

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Darren McCauley scored a brace in Coleraine's 4-2 win over Glenavon. PICTURE: Lorcan Doherty/PRESSEYE

IRISH LEAGUE: Coleraine back on top after win over Glenavon

Coleraine 4 Glenavon 2

Josh Daniels who left Derry City for Glenavon at the weekend.

FOOTBALL: Daniels has point to prove after leaving Derry City for Glenavon

JOSH DANIELS reckons he’s got a point to prove as he looks to write ‘a new chapter’ in his promising football career in the Irish League with Glenavon.

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Glenavon coach Kris Lindsay

‘Won three games, scoring loads of goals and creating loads of chances’

IRISH LEAGUE REACTION: Glenavon coach Kris Lindsay

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Former Derry City winger, Josh Daniels has joined Glenavon.

DERRY CITY: Josh Daniels switches to Irish League football with Glenavon

FORMER Derry City midfielder, Josh Daniels has made the switch to Irish League football after agreeing terms with Glenavon this afternoon.
Glenavon boss Gary Hamilton. Photo Mark Marlow/Pacemaker Press

Hamilton ready to go

The final whistle of last season left a legacy of summer problems Glenavon manager Gary Hamilton is relishing the chance to rule a line under with the first whistle this Saturday of the new Danske Bank Premiership campaign.

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Kyle Neill celebrates during his previous spell with Portadown.

IRISH LEAGUE EXCLUSIVE: Neill 'back home' after dream return to Portadown

Kyle Neill considers this week's return to Portadown a second chance at playing for his football first love.

Family and Friends during the funeral of former Irish League footballer Tony Scappaticci at St Therese's Church in Banbridge. 
Pic Colm Lenaghan/Pacemaker

Glenavon manager and lifelong Lurgan Blues fan pays tribute to Tony Scappaticci

The funeral of talented ex-Glenavon defender Tony Scappaticci took place in Banbridge today.

Tony Scappaticcis aerial ability has been compared to that of former NI and Glenavon legend Wilbur Cush

Tributes to ‘cracking player’ Tony Scappaticci

Tributes have been paid to one of the Irish League’s toughest defenders Tony Scappaticci, who died on Monday.

Glenavon's Jordan Jenkins and Coleraine's David Kee.   Mandatory Credit Photo Lorcan Doherty /

IRISH LEAGUE: Draw specialists Glenavon finish with honours even against Coleraine

It was a case of déjà vu for Gary Hamilton and his Glenavon side when they took on Coleraine on Saturday.

Jordan Jenkins celebrates netting his first Premiership goal. Pic: Declan Roughan

IRISH LEAGUE: Is this teenager the answer to Glenavon’s scoring woes?

Gary Hamilton has had a problem this season - and the answer could have been right under his nose all along.

Jamie McGonigle 
celebrates after scoring to make it 2-1 to Coleraine 
during Saturday's match at Mourneview Park. 


It’s first blood to Coleraine

Coleraine may have gained a slight psychological edge ahead of next month’s Irish Cup semi final following this win over Glenavon.

Coleraines Steven Douglas and Glenavons James Gray challenge for the ball.

IRISH LEAGUE: Coleraine up to third after win at Glenavon

Glenavon 1 Coleraine 2

Oran Kearney wants his teams to maintain their focus. Photo Mark Marlow/Pacemaker Press

IRISH LEAGUE: It’s one game at a time says Coleraine boss

It may be a worn out cliché, but Coleraine boss Oran Kearney is determined to make sure his side take it one game at a time.

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