Newmarket Celtic A vs Newmarket Celtic B – The Build Up

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It’s a unique occasion in the Clare domestic soccer as two teams from the same club battle for the biggest local prize.

Newmarket Celtic A and B teams collide in the Clare Cup Final. The former are chasing their 18th title; the latter at this stage for the first time ever but fielding many individuals used to success with the opposition.

We’ll have live coverage here on Clare FM, both on air and online and extra-time will be played to decide the winners.


Kick-off at Frank Healy Park is 7.30pm.


A Manager Liam Murphy says they’ve had a good year regardless of what happens.


B Boss Mark O’Malley says their input will be important for those not used to the occasion.


A skipper Darren Cullinan says Newmarket are reaping the benefit from their coaching set-up over the last decade.


And B captain Eoin Kelly says they’re finally able compete with the Premier sides.