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#Schoolboy Football

# schoolboy-football - Monday 19 March, 2018

'If young players have too much time on their hands, they'll turn to other things like drink and gambling'
# Cautionary Tales
From The42
# Cautionary Tales

'If young players have too much time on their hands, they'll turn to other things like drink and gambling'

Mar 19th 2018, 8:00 AM 27,513 Views 10 Comments

Top schoolboy coach John Bolger has seen his former players go on to have varying degrees of success in the game.

# schoolboy-football - Monday 8 January, 2018

Golden footage of 12-year-old Katie Taylor putting in a crunching tackle emerges
# Born Winner
From The42
# Born Winner

Golden footage of 12-year-old Katie Taylor putting in a crunching tackle emerges

Jan 8th 2018, 5:53 PM 17,920 Views 5 Comments

Ireland’s world champion boxer was facing DDSL heavyweights Cherry Orchard back in 1998.

# schoolboy-football - Friday 28 April, 2017

'This wasn't about him not getting a game': Father denies son getting dropped a factor in court case
# Football Bloody Hell
# Football Bloody Hell

'This wasn't about him not getting a game': Father denies son getting dropped a factor in court case

Apr 28th 2017, 5:27 PM 31,763 Views 1 Comment

The now-18-year-old lost a court case alleging that his football team bullied him and caused post-traumatic stress.

# schoolboy-football - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

Bohemians return to historical home in the Phoenix Park with the help of the FAI
# Grassroots
From The42
# Grassroots

Bohemians return to historical home in the Phoenix Park with the help of the FAI

Sep 21st 2016, 4:44 PM 8,239 Views 5 Comments

The Dublin club’s schoolboy teams will play at the Fifteen Acres for the foreseeable future.

# schoolboy-football - Friday 10 June, 2016

'There’s a lot of money in the FAI - what have they got to show for it?'
# FAI
From The42
# FAI

'There’s a lot of money in the FAI - what have they got to show for it?'

Jun 10th 2016, 8:00 AM 7,290 Views 17 Comments

Alan Caffrey, the Head of Youth Development at renowned schoolboy club St Kevin’s Boys FC, speaks to The42.

# schoolboy-football - Thursday 26 May, 2016

Big changes for Irish schoolboy football as DDSL clubs vote in favour of summer season
# Summer Football
From The42
# Summer Football

Big changes for Irish schoolboy football as DDSL clubs vote in favour of summer season

May 26th 2016, 11:41 PM 12,324 Views 23 Comments

The motion was passed at the league’s AGM tonight.

# schoolboy-football - Saturday 26 March, 2016

St Kevin's Boys get the better of Barcelona in the Academy Cup
# Giant-killing
From The42
# Giant-killing

St Kevin's Boys get the better of Barcelona in the Academy Cup

Mar 26th 2016, 3:27 PM 10,779 Views 5 Comments

The Dublin schoolboy club defeated the Catalan giants in this weekend’s U13s tournament.

# schoolboy-football - Tuesday 27 October, 2015

Dublin schoolboy coach banned for life by club after vicious assault on referee
# Banned For Life
From The42
# Banned For Life

Dublin schoolboy coach banned for life by club after vicious assault on referee

Oct 27th 2015, 1:39 PM 32,385 Views 0 Comments

St Paul’s Artane have moved quickly to ban the coach involved.

# schoolboy-football - Sunday 25 May, 2014

Fourth consecutive All-Ireland title won by arguably the best schoolboy team ever
# Next Generation
From The42
# Next Generation

Fourth consecutive All-Ireland title won by arguably the best schoolboy team ever

May 25th 2014, 7:30 AM 10,868 Views 7 Comments

St Kevin’s Boys’ U15s are one of a number of all-conquering sides at the Dublin club.

# schoolboy-football - Saturday 29 March, 2014

New initiative aims to tackle pushy parents in schoolboy football
# Just Let The Kids Play
From The42
# Just Let The Kids Play

New initiative aims to tackle pushy parents in schoolboy football

Mar 29th 2014, 8:00 AM 13,911 Views 57 Comments

Soccer clubs across the country are set to take part in ‘Silent Sideline Weekend’ over the next two days.

# schoolboy-football - Monday 3 March, 2014

New TV series following Irish academy players in England starts tonight
# Fly On The Wall
From The42
# Fly On The Wall

New TV series following Irish academy players in England starts tonight

Mar 3rd 2014, 3:04 PM 9,809 Views 1 Comment

Football Scholars looks at four teenagers attempting to carve out careers in the professional game.

# schoolboy-football - Thursday 6 February, 2014

Real Madrid, Ajax and Arsenal youth teams to play in Dublin tournament
# Schoolboy Football
From The42
# Schoolboy Football

Real Madrid, Ajax and Arsenal youth teams to play in Dublin tournament

Feb 6th 2014, 7:15 AM 4,545 Views 3 Comments

The six-team St Kevin’s Boys Academy Cup will see the prestigious sides compete in April.

# schoolboy-football - Saturday 12 October, 2013

9 characters you’ll meet at a schoolboy soccer match
# Grassroots
From The42
# Grassroots

9 characters you’ll meet at a schoolboy soccer match

Oct 12th 2013, 10:00 AM 5,061 Views 3 Comments

These are the people you come across when you take a stroll down to the local football pitch.

# schoolboy-football - Thursday 1 August, 2013

Cherry Orchard look to mark 20-year anniversary with Milk Cup victory
# Schoolboy Football
From The42
# Schoolboy Football

Cherry Orchard look to mark 20-year anniversary with Milk Cup victory

Aug 1st 2013, 12:15 PM 8,732 Views 12 Comments

The U17s team face the biggest game of their lives against Manchester United in the semi-finals at Coleraine’s Showgrounds tonight.

# schoolboy-football - Monday 11 February, 2013

Premier Ambitions: New schoolboy football documentary begins tonight
# Reel Stories
From The42
# Reel Stories

Premier Ambitions: New schoolboy football documentary begins tonight

Feb 11th 2013, 8:33 AM 2,952 Views 1 Comment

The six-part series following the Home Farm U15s team starts on Setanta Sports this evening.

# schoolboy-football - Saturday 9 February, 2013

Open thread: What are your favourite Schoolboy football memories?
# Golden Days
From The42
# Golden Days

Open thread: What are your favourite Schoolboy football memories?

Feb 9th 2013, 8:30 AM 5,604 Views 65 Comments

“Who’s taking the nets down?”