Newbridge Town Commemoration

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Shelbourne will play against Newbridge Town in a commemoration game at Station Road, Newbridge on Monday night (23rd). Kick-Off is at 7.45pm.

On Monday the 23rd of March 2015, as part of the launch of a new book by Jim Fagan on the history of football in the newbridge area,there will bea re-enactment of the St. Stephens Day game played in 1900 at Newbridge College between Newbridge Rovers and Shelbourne which ended in a 2-2 draw. Some of Newbridge Town past international players will be making a guest appearance for the home team on the night.
There is a team photo of all current teams included at the back of the book. You can get your copy of the book for €20. Each book sale will also include entry into the Newbridge v Shelbourne match. We presume that you will be able to pay at the stadium for match entry only.
All proceeds will go to Newbridge Town underage/all weather improvements.