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Young Blues too hot for Reds

Rory Feely on the attack for the Blues against Shelbourne.
Pre-season friendly Shelbourne 0 Waterford FC 3 A young Waterford FC team recorded a fine victory in Tolka Park on Friday night last in what was their last pre-season game ahead of the new league season which gets underway this Friday with a home game against Shamrock Rovers.Manager Alan Reynolds fielded a [...]

Waterford book All-Ireland place in nail-biting fashion

Waterford’s Tony Ebhonwaye celebrates scoring the opening goal for his side.
Under 15 All-Ireland semi-final Waterford League 3 Galway League 2 Waterford will head to Mullingar on Sunday week to play the Dublin League in the Under 15 All-Ireland final following this nail biting semi-final played at the RSC on Sunday afternoon last. At the interval Nigel Ray’s side were leading three nil and at that stage plans [...]

Late late strike ends Blues unbeaten run

Waterford FC’s Dean Walsh in control at midfield. Photos by Noel Browne
Waterford FC 1 Bray Wanderers 2 Paul Elliott Reports Waterford FC suffered their first defeat in the pre-season series of games when Jake Ellis came off the bench and scored deep into stoppage time to give Bray Wanderers a 2-1 win at the RSC last Saturday. The Blues went close to taking the lead after just five [...]

LATE WINNER KEEPS VILLA IN TITLE RACE

Waterford Crystal's Mitchel Casey in control against Villa's Danny Walsh.
Villa 3 Waterford Crystal 2 Paul Elliott Reports Villa kept their hopes of winning the Waterford Premier League alive as they took all three points from this five goal thriller against Waterford Crystal at Connors Park on Saturday night last. Conor Signorelli came up with the winner five minutes into injury time. Crystal looked as if they [...]

Blues continue impressive build up

Dean O'Halloran heads for goal against Limerick at the RSC last Sunday.
Waterford FC Pre-season Friendly. Game No 3 Waterford FC 4 Limerick FC 0 Waterford FC recorded another fine display on Sunday at the RSC when they proved too strong for a Limerick team who will play in the First Division this season following their relegation from the Premier League. The Blues lined out with a [...]

O’Keefe inspired Hibs hit Rovers for seven

Borroway Rovers Shane Dunne tackles Hibs Mark O’Keeffe.
Munster Junior Cup. Round 4 Hibernians 7 Borroway Rovers (Thurles) 2 Hibernians strolled into the fifth round of the Munster Cup when they hit Borroway Rovers for seven in Ozier Park on Saturday afternoon last. The game was switched to headquarters due to the fact that Mitchel Kennedy Park failed a pitch inspection because of [...]

New look Blues off to a flyer

The Hibs team that played Waterford FC last Tuesday night at Ozier Park.
2019 Pre-season Friendly Hibernians 0 Waterford FC 8 A sizeable crowd turned up in Ozier Park on Tuesday night last for this pre-season friendly between the Waterford Premier League joint-leaders Hibernians and a new look Waterford FC team. All funds raised on the night went to the Hibernians club as they were [...]

Five star Ferrybank keep title hopes alive

Bohs goal scorer Shane Nolan is congratulated by team mate Adam Deegan.
Waterford Junior League; Premier Division Bohemians 1 Ferrybank 5 Ferrybank kept their title hopes alive when they came from behind to defeat Bohemians in Ben Wadding Park on Friday night last. Both teams went into the game on the back of contrasting results the previous week. Bohemians had beaten the [...]

BLUES RE-SIGN DEAN O’HALLORAN

Waterford native Dean O’Halloran has re-signed for Waterford FC
Waterford FC have re-signed fans favourite Dean O’Halloran who will stay with the club for his third season. The attacker played with Southend United before a move to Fulham. On his return to Ireland, he joined Bohemians before signing for the Blues ahead of the 2017 season; helping the club to win the First Division and [...]

Gary Hunt appointed Head of Youth Development

Gary Hunt has been appointed Head of Youth Development at Waterford FC
Tramore native Gary Hunt has been appointed Head of Youth Development at Waterford FC. This is a decision which will be welcomed by all followers of the Blues. Hunt will manage the running of the Waterford FC Academy in 2019 which includes overseeing the current U-15, U-17 and U-19 teams as well as the U-13 [...]