Boys’ Football Allianz Coughlan Cup Day 2 on March 23rd


Day 2 of the Allianz sponsored Cumann na mBunscol Coughlan Cup takes place on Thursday 23rd March in Bray Emmets GAA Grounds at 11.30am (please take note of the slightly earlier start time).

This is a 9-a-side tournament, no age limit, goalkeeper, with 3 points awarded for a score over the bar and 1 point awarded into the net (the emphasis on point scoring). The 'two play' rule will also be applied during games i.e., a player must release the ball after two plays e.g., one hop/one solo or two solos.

Date: Thursday 23rd March

Time: 11:30am

Location: Bray Emmets GAA Club

Rules: 9-aside, goalkeeper, 3 points awarded for over the bar, 1 point awarded for under the bar. Two play rule will apply i.e., one hop/one solo and the ball must be moved on.

Please let Áine Quinn, Oifigeach Peil na mBuachaillí Cumann na mBunscol, know via WhatsApp (086 8803729) no later than Tuesday 21st March if your school will be in attendance and, if so, how many teams you will be sending.

We hope to award trophies and medals to the winners and runners up of each division.

Please pay particular attention to the slightly earlier start time of 11.30am - it is vital that the blitz starts promptly so please allow sufficient time to reach the venue, find your pitch, warm up and be ready for a throw in time of 11.30am.

Finally, we ask all schools to be respectful of the venue that has been so generously supplied to us by Bray Emmets GAA club - please be respectful of the toilet facilities and ensure all rubbish is brought home.