The dates for this year’s Connacht U17 (Minor) football Championship have now been confirmed. The competition will initially be run off in a round-robin format, with matches fixed for Friday evenings. Our schedule of matches over the coming weeks is as follows:
- ROUND 1: Mayo v Leitrim, Friday 22nd April
- ROUND 2: Roscommon v Mayo, Friday 29th April
- ROUND 3: Mayo v Sligo, Friday 6th May
- ROUND 4: Galway v Mayo, Friday 13th May
- ROUND 5: Bye
Five counties are involved in the round-robin phase but only one of them will be eliminated at its conclusion with the top four progressing to the provincial semi-finals. They’re fixed for Friday 27th May with the Connacht U17 final down for decision on Friday 3rd June.
No details have yet been confirmed regarding throw-in times or venues for these matches but I’ll post details in the fixtures section of the blog once this information come to hand.