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The Cork Effect

The Evening Echo in Cork have ran a article about the Cork contingent in Luxembourg and their effect on GSCL since its inception.

You can download a scan of the article here (2MB, JPG)

Posted by Dónal on April 24th, 2011

Glór Anoir – Raidió na Gaeltachta

Club registrar and men’s football team selector Eoin Mullins will be talking to Cormac Ó hEadhra today on RNaG’s Glór Anoir between 7pm and 8pm (CET)

Eoin will be talking about GAA in Luxembourg past, present and future, plus the European Champioship as a whole.

You can listen online here and for those in Ireland you can tune your radio to 92-94fm.

Posted by Dónal on April 21st, 2011

Newsletter Vol. 1 / 2011

Newsletter 3 / 2010 Vol. 1 / 2011

The first newsletter of the year has arrived. Members should have received theirs in the post by now.
There are still hard copies available, please contact us if you wish to pick one up.

This edition features a lengthly review on the Éamonn Fitzmaurice training session, a preview of what is ahead of us in the 2011 GAA calendar, a review of our race night in The Black Stuff plus more.

You can download a PDF copy of it here .

Also, our Newsletter page has PDF downloads of past copies.

Posted by Dónal on April 19th, 2011

TG4’s Thar Sáile: Luxembourg

In last night’s episode of Thar Sáile, a documentary about the Irish in Europe, TG4 came to Luxembourg.

The show features an interview with Club Historian Eoghan O’ Hannreachan about the history or the city.
The cameras also turned up at one of our training sessions and includes an interview with Karen O’ Mahony.

You can use the TG4 player to watch the show online:
Part 1
Part 2

Posted by Dónal on April 18th, 2011

Lux Football Tournament 2011- Press / Photos

Belgium try in vain to block a score from the gallant Micheal O' Connell Our gracious hosts, FC Bedinia Berbourg have uploaded some photos from the day on their club’s website here.

Luxembourg news site My Wort have a review of the tournament (in German) and a small selection of photos here.

My Mosiak have a short review along with a link to their Flickr album from the day here.

Also, 352’s Jess Bauldry decieded to join the ladies football team for a training session to see what it’s all about. You can read her review of how she got on and view a video with footage from the day along with interviews with various members of the team here.

Posted by Dónal on April 14th, 2011

Luxembourg win Men’s Lux Football Tournament 2011

Luxembourg Men's Team - Lux Tournament 2011

The Luxembourg Men’s football team emerged victorious in Round 1 of the Benelux Football Tournament 2011 after a thrilling final in which they were pushed to extra time against a strong Den Haag team.
Comhghairdeachas to Luxembourg’s Rory O’Neill also for picking up Player of The Tournement.
Full results from the day can be downloaded here.

Posted by Dónal on April 11th, 2011

Lux Football Tournament 2011 – Further details

The cost of the day for registration and lunch is EUR15.00 (This is obligatory).
There is an extra EUR 20.00 cost for those attending the post tournament meal in Villa D’Este – Can all teams please confirm their numbers with Luxembourg ASAP, (Lux players, please reply with your confirmation to this morning’s mail-out).

Lux players are to meet at the Gare (outside Del Haize) at 8.45 with the view to be leaving no later than 9.00. Those making their own way please let it be known if there is space and ensure you are in Berbourg by 9.30.

Posted by Dónal on April 6th, 2011

Lux Football Tournament 2011 – Draw

The draw for the groups and fixture list has been made for both the Ladies and Mens tournement.
You can download it here.

Attention all teams: As always, the tournement is being run on a tight scheduale. Please take note of the throw-in time of your first game (or the first game you’re down to umpire) to ensure that you are on the pitch and ready to go at the stated time to avoid any delays. Thanks.

Posted by Dónal on April 5th, 2011

Lux Football Tournament 2011 – Directions

This coming Saturday’s tournament will be hosted at Stade Rénert in Berbourg. Unfortunately tihs location is not recognised by online maps and GPS’s, so please read below of specific directions.

If your GPS can recognise location coordinates, enter 49.731109,6.399021 for the exact location.

The closest address that can be entered is as follows

The pitch is on the southerly end of this long road so please see the attached word documents with helpful guides on how to navigate more precisely to the pitch.
Click here if you are coming from Belgium / Germany
Click here if you are coming from Luxembourg City Centre

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Posted by Dónal on April 4th, 2011