We’ve Double The Crowdfunding Page In 48 Hours

Wow, in just 48 hours we have managed to more than double the  crowdfunding page funds raised so far. We are almost a third of the way towards our £5,000 target. Thank you so much to those who have donated! We are very grateful for your support. Any donation, no matter how small has an impact on this project. For example, if each Alderney resident and our mainland Vice-Presidents donated…

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Close Finance Muratti Semi-Final and Under 16 Nigel Gavey matches Postponed

The Channel Island Inter-Insular Football Committee has taken the decision to postpone the 2020 Close Finance Muratti Vase Semi-Final and the Under 16 Nigel Gavey match scheduled for the 21st and 28th March respectively. Guernsey FA Chief Executive, and Inter-Insular Committee Secretary, Gary Roberts, commented that: “It is regrettable that the decision has been taken to reschedule these two matches. However, following the decision by the World Health Organisation (WHO)…

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2020 Muratti and inter-insular fixtures postponed due to Coronavirus guidance

The 2020 Muratti weekend of football has been postponed, following advice from the Government of Jersey on restricting large public gatherings to limit the spread of Coronavirus. The four matches that had been due to be played between 15-17 May at Springfield will be rearranged in due course. All tickets already purchased for the Close Finance Men’s Muratti Vase Final, which will see Jersey host either Alderney or Guernsey, will…

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Muratti Postponed

Close Finance Muratti Semi-Final and Under 16 Nigel Gavey matches Postponed The Channel Island Inter-Insular Football Committee has taken the decision to postpone the 2020 Close Finance Muratti Vase Semi-Final and the Under 16 Nigel Gavey match scheduled for the 21st and 28th March respectively. Guernsey FA Chief Executive, and Inter-Insular Committee Secretary, Gary Roberts, commented that: “It is regrettable that the decision has been taken to reschedule these two…

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GUERNSEY ROUND UP – JANUARY

Happy New Year to all. We returned to football at last on the opening Saturday of the New Year (and Decade) and marked the occasion with our best win for some time in terms of goals scored. Rangers are having a poor season but with all respect there is an old footballing phrase “you can only beat what is in front of you” and that was achieved to the tune…

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100th Muratti Win Anniversary Plan For New Clubhouse Extension

When I came to the meeting of clubs at the Rotary Meeting at the Sailing Club in March I was struck by everyone querying storage. I have since recommended the Football club to change tack. It is important that we not only get the Football Club needs in order but also provide for the future needs of the youth of this Island. Regrettably most of the Sports Clubs find themselves…

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Guernsey Round Up – November

GUERNSEY ROUND UP – November A month with vey few scheduled fixtures and they were reduced by one when the only game on the opening Saturday, between Belgrave Wanderers and Vale Recreation was postponed, presumably due to the weather which, if it was anything like that experienced on the mainland South Coast would have been perfectly understandable. One game in midweek with Vale Rec defeating Rangers by five goals to…

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GUERNSEY ROUND UP OCTOBER

Firstly, congratulations and all good wishes to our former player Marian State on his recent wedding in his native Romania and congratulations also to Steve Concanen who was part of the Guernsey FA side that recently defeated the Hampshire Premier league in the FA Inter League Cup. The score was five one and that accurately reflected the game. On the footballing side the first week of the month slightly dampened…

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A Message From Josh Concanen

After a bittersweet league campaign last year, myself and the team have worked harder over preseason and during the Island Games tournament in preparation for another big challenge at the Priaulx League and Murratti. This year we play Guernsey and is our 100th year anniversary of lifting the Murratti Vase, a feat we hope to replicate. Some fresh faces in have added more quality and depth to the squad with…

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7th in the Inter-Island Game

Some great football news from Thursdays Inter-Island game Alderney beat Orkney 2 -1 goal from Josh McCulloch and an 88th-minute history-making winner by Joe Blackham, a superb result. Alderney finished the tournament in 7th place the highest to date. A remarkable achievement for the club and our small group of players. The team arrives back onto the island 5.45pm on Saturday. All supporters and well-wishers would be welcome at the…

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