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NI Cup boss Leonard says Eusebio was 'perfect gentleman'

on Monday, 06 January 2014. Posted in News | Latest News

Legendary Portugal footballer Eusebio, who has died, was a guest of the Northern Ireland Cup back in 1996.

Legendary Portugal footballer Eusebio, who has died, was a guest of the Northern Ireland Cup back in 1996.

 

The former Benfica striker, aged 71, was one of the world's finest players of his generation and top goalscorer at the 1966 World Cup Finals in England.


 
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NI Cup hits target for Children's Hospice

on Friday, 03 January 2014. Posted in News | Latest News | Press Releases

The Northern Ireland Cup has raised £1,000 for Northern Ireland Children’s Hospice by holding a collection during the international youth football tournament’s finals night at Ballymena Showgrounds in the summer.

The Northern Ireland Cup has raised £1,000 for Northern Ireland Children’s Hospice by holding a collection during the international youth football tournament’s finals night at Ballymena Showgrounds in the summer.


Commenting on the generous donation, Chairman Victor Leonard said: “We are grateful for the generosity of our...

Fermanagh NI Cup: Junior & Premier Section Managerial Positions

on Thursday, 14 November 2013. Posted in News | Local News

Co. Fermanagh NI Cup Committee are welcoming application for Junior & Premier Section managerial positions!

The Fermanagh NI Cup Committee have already got their preparations underway for the 2014 Northern Ireland Cup and they are currently in the process of advertising for their Junior and Premier managerial positions.


The Committee are hopeful of attracting a well-qualified and well respected football coach to fulfill the roles for...

Milk Cup Chairman: Dairy Council backing was 'remarkable'

on Monday, 21 October 2013. Posted in News | Press Releases

Dairy Council backing was 'remarkable'

The chairman of the Northern Ireland Cup, Victor Leonard, has described the Dairy Council for Northern Ireland's 30-year sponsorship  of the international soccer tournament as "a remarkable and generous example of dedicated support for youth football."


 
Commenting on the Dairy Council's decision not to renew its...

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