Arklow Town U-16s take on Ireland side
ARKLOW TOWN Football Club are set to welcome the Republic of Ireland Under 16 team to Bridgewater Centre Park later this evening ( Wednesday) for a friendly fixture between the home club’s under 16 side and the national team.
The national side are due to undertake a four game schedule over the next two weeks as their preparation for the upcoming trip to Turkey.
This will be the third time the two sides have met at Lamberton with the two previous encounters both entertaining 1-1 draws. Arklow go into tonight’s game with doubts over the availability of Dara Verney and Jack Tim Murphy, the two players sidelined for the past month with broken toes.
Admission is free and a sizeable crowd is expected, kick off at 7.30pm.