January 30, 2023

Limerick Desmond League

Limerick Desmond League Introduction

The Limerick Desmond League was founded in 1995 at Desmond Castle in Newcastlewest to provided a structured league system for all junior, youth and under 17’s football clubs based in West Limerick. The founding teams were Askeaton, Killonan, Newcastle and Tralee Dynamos. The league caters for clubs ine the following areas; Abbeyfeale, Adare, Askeaton, Dromcollogher, Foynes, Glin, Newcastle West, and Rathkeale. In 1971 the clubs from Kerry left the the Desmond League to form the Kerry League however as new clubs emerged in the Desmond catchment area the League expanded to four separate divisions.

Limerick Desmond League – 2008/09 League & Cup Winners

League Winners
Premier Division Newcastle West
First Division Adare United
Second Division Rathkeale B
Group A Division 3 Creeves Celtic
Group B Division 3 Granagh Utd
Youths Division 1 Adare United
Youths Division 2 Killeaney (Yths)
saipan-header Limerick Desmond League Details

Limerick Desmond Committee

Chairman: Michael Hanly
Vice -Chairman: Christy Purcell (Broadford United)
Secretary: Edward O’Shaughnessy (Killeaney)
Assistant Secretary: Tim O’Connell
Joint Treasurers: Anthony Reidy (Newcastle West) / Tim O’Connell
Registrar: Joe Hogan (Shountrade)
PRO: Frank Neligan (Abbeyfeale United)
Fixtures: PJ Hogan (Creeves Celtic)Committee: Neily Hogan (Rathkeale), John Hogan (Pallaskenry), Bernadette Hartnett (Newcastle West Rovers), Pat Stack (Foynes)

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Limerick Desmond League – Map of Football Club Pitch Locations

Map Coming Soon

Limerick Desmond League Soccer Clubs

This is a list of the soccer clubs affiliated to the Limerick Desmond and linked to their directory entry in Soccer-Ireland.com :

Rathkeale AFC – Askeaton AFC – Newcastle West – Broadford United – Newcastle Rovers – Glin Rovers – Carrig Celtic – Shannonside FC – Ballingarry AFC – Adare United – Kildimo United – Glantine FC – Killeaney – Old Mill – Athea United – Abbeyfeale United – Newcastle West – Feenagh – Kilcolman Rovers – Pallaskenry- Kilcornan – Rockhill Rovers – Breska Rovers – Mountcollins – Mungret Regional FC – Knockaderry – Ballysteen – Creeves Celtic – Ferry Rangers – Granagh United – Shannonside – Shountrade – Bally Rovers – St Itas – Kildimo United – Ballyagran

NOTE: If your team is missing from this list please contact Soccer-Ireland.com

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