The Republic of Ireland Womens side are in Marbella for the first of two friendlies with Wales which kicks off at 3pm. Galway native Niamh Fahey (Liverpool) is included in the Irish Squad. Defenders: Harriet Scott (Birmingham City), Louise Quinn (Arsenal), Niamh Fahey (Liverpool), Heather Payne (Bristol City), Diane Caldwell (SC Sand), Claire O’Riordan (MSV Duisberg), Megan Campbell (Manchester City), Eabha O’Mahony (Cork City) Midfielders: Megan Connolly (Brighton & Hove Albion), Tyler Toland (Kildrum Tigers), Denise O’Sullivan (North Carolina Courage), Niamh Farrelly (Peamount United), Jessica Ziu (Shelbourne) Forwards: Amber Barrett (Peamount United), Leanne Kiernan (West Ham United), Emily Whelan (Shelbourne), Katie McCabe (Arsenal)Fixtures – International Friendlies28/02: Wales v Republic of Ireland, Marbella Football Centre, 3pm (4pm local time)05/03: Wales v Republic of Ireland, Estadio Municipal de Marbella, 12pm (1pm local time)print WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email TEAM NEWS: Defender Diane Caldwell is a doubt for the first international friendly match against Wales through injury. Goalkeeepers: Marie Hourihan (Brighton & Hove Albion), Grace Moloney (Reading), Courtney Brosnan (Le Harve)
Less than a week on from the disappointment of losing the All Ireland final to Dublin, most of the Galway ladies football squad will be in club action this coming weekend with both senior semi finals, as well as the Intermediate and Junior finals down for decision. Saturday, Sept 21stCounty Junior A Final – Grainne Mhaols v Claregalway 3.30pm AnnaghdownCounty Intermediate Final – Tuam Cortoon v Glenamaddy Williamstown 5.30pm AnnaghdownSunday, Sept 22ndCounty Senior Championship Semi Finals – Corofin v Claregalway 1pm Monivea; Kilkerrin Clonberne v Maigh Cuilinn 3pm Moniveaprint WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email Kilkerrin Clonberne ladies are going for a 7th county title in a row this year and they face a Moycullen side who lost at the semi final stage last year after extra time in an epic battle with Corofin. Mentioning Corofin, they take on Claregalway in another intriguing senior semi final as part of a double header in Monivea on Sunday. Annaghdown is the venue for the Junior A and Intermediate finals on Saturday.