Dooner’s weekend predictions – May 3rd




The big game of the weekend is Friday night’s rescheduled Premier Division Cup semi-final between Ballymoe and St. Peter’s. The Athlone side must start as favourites.

  Elsewhere, there’s still plenty to play for in Divisions One and Two…


Friday, May 3rd

Hanly Quarries Premier Division Cup Semi-Final

Ballymoe FC v St. Peter’s FC. 8 pm

Last week’s prediction stands: It’s still difficult to look beyond St. Peter’s FC at this stage of the season.

Prediction: St. Peter’s FC

Topline Ward’s Division Two Cup Semi-Final. 8 pm

Glen Celtic v Cloonfad United B

This one could go all the way to extra-time and penalties. The hosts will be slight favourites.

Prediction: Glen Celtic


Saturday, May 4th

Norio’s Takeaway Division One Cup Quarter-Final

Ballinasloe Town B v St. John’s Athletic. 7.45 pm

Newly promoted St. John’s to progress.

Prediction: St. John’s Athletic


Sunday, May 5th

Norio’s Takeaway Division One Relegation Play-Off

At Lecarrow: Ahascragh United v Dunmore Town. 12 pm

Dunmore will be favourites to stay up.

Prediction: Dunmore Town