Dooner’s weekend predictions – October 18th



There were a whopping 84 goals scored across the three Roscommon & District Football League divisions last weekend.

  This weekend sees an all-Roscommon showdown in the FAI Junior Cup as Castlerea Celtic entertain Boyle Celtic.

  Elsewhere, Ballaghaderreen have come alive in the First Division and will be hoping to heap more pressure on Dysart at the top of the table.



Friday, October 18th


RDFL Premier Division

Shiven Rovers v St. Peter’s FC. 8.15 pm

Difficult to see past the visitors.

Prediction: St. Peter’s FC

RDFL First Division

Cloonfad United v CP Ajax. 8 pm

Cloonfad were given a wake-up call last weekend.

Prediction: Cloonfad United

RDFL Second Division (8 pm)

Skyvalley Rovers B v St. Cuan’s United

Skyvalley to continue their good start.

Prediction: Skyvalley Rovers B

Ballinasloe Town B v Glen Celtic

Away win.

Prediction: Glen Celtic


Saturday, October 19th

RDFL Premier Division

Kilkerrin United v St. John’s Athletic. 8 pm

The visitors get a hesitant nod.

Prediction: St. John’s Athletic

RDFL Second Division

Moore United B v Boyle Celtic B. 8 pm

Away win.

Prediction: Boyle Celtic B


Sunday, October 20th


RDFL Premier Division

Moylough ’79 v Moore United. 2 pm

Not much between them.

Prediction: Draw

RDFL First Division (2 pm)

Ballaghaderreen FC v Dysart FC

The hosts have impressed in two games so far.

Prediction: Draw

Roscommon United v Rahara Rovers

United will be the slight favourites.

Prediction: Roscommon United

Ahascragh United v Cam Celtic

Cam to get their first league win.

Prediction: Cam Celtic

RDFL Second Division (11 am)

St. John’s Athletic B v Roscommon United B

Both teams have improved.

Prediction: Draw

Cloonfad United B v Ballaghaderreen FC B

Home win.

Prediction: Cloonfad United B

New Balance FAI Junior Cup (2 pm)

MCR FC v Skyvalley Rovers

Home win.

Prediction: MCR FC

Castlerea Celtic v Boyle Celtic

Narrow home win.

Prediction: Castlerea Celtic

Ballinasloe Town v Carbury FC

A tough task for the hosts.

Prediction: Ballinasloe Town

Merville United v Ballymoe FC

Narrow home win.

Prediction: Merville United