THE DONEGAL YOUTH LEAGUE has been dealt a blow just days before the start of the new season with confirmation that one of its participants has withdraw.
Swilly Rovers, who were set to take on Fanad United this Saturday on the opening day of the new campaign, have confirmed to League officials that they will be unable to play.
Swilly were winners of the Colin Breslin Cup last season under the management of Tony McNamee.
Following McNamee’s departure from the position, Swilly could not find a replacement manager and have conveyed their decision to withdraw from the Youth League.[adrotate group=”37″]
Eight teams will now form this season’s Donegal Youth League.
Fixtures for week ending 10 September
Friday 9 September, 7.30
Gweedore United v Letterkenny Rovers
Saturday 10 September
Bonagee United v Keadue Rovers, 3pm
Gweedore Celtic v Drumkeen United, 1pm
Fanad United Free
Milford United Free