Dooner’s weekend predictions

There was a rake of postponements last weekend as the weather continues to play havoc with games across the county. This weekend there are plenty of fixtures down for decision but keep an eye on the weather forecast as the weekend approaches.

Friday, April 8th

The Herald Premier Division (8 pm)

Castlerea Celtic v Ballaghaderreen FC: Arguably game of the weekend as Ballaghaderreen look to recover from their Connacht Junior Cup thumping against Ballinasloe and Castlerea look to shake off the cobwebs of their free weekend. Prediction: Castlerea Celtic.

Norio’s Takeaway Division 1 (8 pm)

Glen Celtic v Kilkerrin United: Both sides have endured mixed fortunes this season and very little separates them in the Division One table. Prediction: Glen Celtic.

Saturday, April 9th

RDFL Challenge Cup Round 3 (6.30 pm)

Dysart FC v Ballinasloe Town: Ballinasloe Town are looking good for silverware this season and should have too much for Dysart. Prediction: Ballinasloe Town.

The Herald Premier Division (7.45 pm)

Cloonfad United v Moore United: Moore quite simply need to win this in order to keep pace with those at the top of the league. Prediction: Moore United.

Sunday, April 10th

The Herald RDFL Cup Round 2 (2 pm)

Loughglynn United v CP Ajax: Interesting tie this one and a real test of CP Ajax’s credentials. Prediction: Loughglynn United.

The Herald RDFL Cup Round 3 (2 pm)

Castlerea Celtic v Ballaghaderreen FC B: This promises to be a difficult afternoon for the visitors with Castlerea looking good at this stage of the season. Prediction: Castlerea Celtic.

Ballinasloe Town B v Lough Harps: A chance for Lough Harps to prove their worth ahead of next season in Division One. Ballinasloe have already proven they can live there. Prediction: Ballinasloe Town B.

The Herald Premier Division (2 pm)

Ballaghaderreen FC v Skyvalley Rovers: The home side have games in hand and need to win them all to have a realistic chance of challenging for the title. Prediction: Ballaghaderreen FC.

Norio’s Takeaway Division 1 (2 pm)

Brazukas v Ahascragh United: Brazukas can really put pressure on Ahascragh with a win here. Prediction: Brazukas.

Killeen Sports Ground Division 2 (2 pm)

Moore United v KC Celtic: Close one to call. Prediction: Moore United.

MD Town B v Moylough ’79: Could go either way. Prediction: Draw.

St. John’s Athletic v Cloonfad United B: No home comfort for harbour men. Prediction: Cloonfad United B.