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Return to training team schedules.

Thursday 11th August, 2022


Below is a list of all club teams and their expected return to training dates. Teams are training at Coleman Park. New players welcome.*U6/7 Boys (born 2017/16) - Academy September tbc.*U8 Boys (born 2015) - Academy September tbc. * Boys and girls will train together at the U6/7/8 age groups.U9 Boys (born 2014) - Academy September tbc. U10 Boys (born 2013) -...


We are delighted to launch a six week introduction to football programme for all Craughwell 3,4,5 year old boys and girls starting on Saturday morning 13th August at 10am on the Craughwell National School astro pitch.Galway United Academy Community Head Coach Gary Traynor will spearhead the programme along with our own club coaches.The six week...

PRE-SEASON TRAINING REMINDER.

Thursday 14th July, 2022



Our junior and U21 squads will start pre-season training on Monday 18th July 7.30pm at Coleman Park. New and returning players welcome.

Latest club news up to Sunday 24 April

Monday 25th April, 2022



The junior men's side made it five league wins in a row with a 4-0 home win over Merlin Woods/Medtronic last Sunday morning. Craughwell made a fast start with goals from Darragh O Connor and two from Eoin Fahy, all assisted by the in-form Kevin Molloy. Midfielder Darragh Barry then set up Molloy to get on the scoresheet with all goals coming within the first...

Latest club news up to Monday 11 April

Tuesday 12th April, 2022



The U18 boys travelled to Strandhill in Sligo last Sunday to take on Strand Celtic in their Connacht Shield semi final encounter. The home side were in command in the early stages and forced a series of corners. They used their physical advantage well to score from two of those corners and added a third to establish a three goal lead by the second quarter. United...

Latest club news up to Sunday 3 April

Monday 04th April, 2022



The U11 girls (pictured) had a good 3-1 aggregate league win away to Colemanstown last Sunday morning. Two goals by Isabelle Behan and an own goal along with fine performances by all the girls secured the win.Back Row, L-R: Sarah Barrett, Clara Wholihan, Abbie Gilligan, Grace McGlynn, Emily Raftery, Isabelle Behan. Front Row L-R: Lucia Barrett, Lilly...

Latest club news up to Sunday 27 March

Thursday 31st March, 2022



The U18 boys advanced the Connacht Shield semi-finals after a 2-0 away win over Kinvara United last Sunday afternoon. Matthew Faherty (pictured) put in a huge shift up front and duly opened the scoring in the first half while Liam Mulveen doubled Craughwell's tally in the second half to seal the win. The junior men's side made it two wins in a row with a...

Latest club news up to Sunday 20 March.

Monday 21st March, 2022



Our junior men's side had a fine 1-0 home win over Renmore last Sunday morning at Coleman Park. Captain Daniel Grealish was taken down inside the box on the half hour mark and leading scorer Kevin Molloy (pictured) converted the penalty kick. Renmore pressed for an equaliser as the game wore on but some solid defending and a fantastic late double save from...

Latest club news up to 28 February

Monday 28th February, 2022



On Saturday, our U12B boys advanced to their Division 5 Cup Final with a 3-0 home win over Kinvara United B. Darragh O Donnell, Zach Keane and Isaac Guiller were on the scoresheet for Craughwell. The junior men's side went 3-1 up away to MacDara in Carraroe on Sunday morning with two goals from Kevin Molloy and one from Gavin O Toole. However the home side...

CUFC Last Man Standing tickets on sale now!

Monday 07th February, 2022


Craughwell United FC are running a Last Man Standing Competition with the first match beginning on Saturday 5 March..The prize is €1,000 and tickets are now on sale for €10.All proceeds go directly into our ongoing Galway United Coaching Programme where every club team benefits from high quality coaching every week!Offline tickets can be...

Latest club news up to Sunday 30 January

Monday 31st January, 2022



The men's junior side lost 2-0 to West Coast United in Letterfrack last Sunday morning. Craughwell applied the early pressure with captain Daniel Grealish going close from a free kick and Darragh O Connor hitting the crossbar but it was the home side who went in front midway through the first half. West Coast extended their lead just after the break with a...

Latest club news up to Sunday 23 January.

Monday 24th January, 2022



Our junior men's side bowed out at R4 stage of the Connacht Cup with a 3-2 defeat to Strand Celtic last Sunday morning at Coleman Park. Craughwell took the lead in the opening minutes when strikers Cillian Dolan and Kevin Molloy combined for the latter to finish well. United should have doubled their lead minutes later only to be denied by the woodwork but...

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Well done to Eoin Nugent, Patrick Geoghegan and PJ Walsh who have shared the €1,000 Last Man Standing prize.Thank you to everyone who entered. All the funds go directly into our Galway United Coaching Programme of all club teams and we will start another LMS in the new year.

Latest club news up to 21 November 2021

Monday 22nd November, 2021



Our senior men's team got the better of Sligo side Cliffoney Celtic 2-1 in an entertaining third round Connacht Cup tie at Coleman Park last weekend. Mark Cunningham put Craughwell ahead on five minutes by scoring directly from a left inswinging corner. Fifteen minutes later, Kevin Molloy found Darragh O'Connor with a sublime through ball and the...

CUFC LMS - 15 players remaining after Week 3

Tuesday 16th November, 2021



Thank you to everyone who entered our Last Man Standing competition. It has been whittled down to 15 players after only three weeks of fixtures. The remaining players will receive a text from 085 8709141 this week to reply with their week 4 pick. Keep an eye on our club Facebook page for updates.

Latest club news up to 14 November 2021

Tuesday 16th November, 2021



In Premier League action last Sunday afternoon, the U17 girls had a fine 7-2 win over Moyne Villa. Playmaker Adara Salvo (pictured) gave a masterclass to score a hatrick, while Katie McNamara (2), captain Grace Keaveney and Sara Craven were also on target for United. Adara also featured on the Galway U15 Gaynor Cup team who defeated Longford 9-1 away on...

Latest club results up to 31 October 2021

Tuesday 02nd November, 2021



Our men's side advanced to round three of the Connacht Cup with a 4-0 home win over Sligo side Ballygawley Celtic. The first half was a pretty even affair until a mislaid pass on forty minutes fell to United striker Alan Callanan who coolly slotted home the opener. Craughwell went two up soon after the break when a Ballygawley defender directed a Kevin...

Latest club results up to 20 October 2021

Friday 22nd October, 2021



Craughwell United fielded their first ever U21 team and came away with an entertaining 4-1 away win over Tuam Celtic on Wednesday evening. Matthew Faherty and Cian Garman put United two up at the break before Tuam scored early in the second half to reduce the deficit. Kevin Molloy added two goals to complete the memorable win for Craughwell. Meanwhile in last...

CUFC Last Man Standing tickets on sale now!

Thursday 30th September, 2021



Craughwell United FC are running Last Man Standing with the first match beginning on Friday 22 October.The prize is €1,000 and tickets are now on sale for €10.Offline tickets can be bought from committee members, coaches and the Junior squad.Online tickets can be bought here -...

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