Féile in full swing

June 30, 2018

New York celebrate as they are crowned Division 1 Feile Champions at Breffni Park

The 2018 Féile Peile na nÓg is taking place this weekend.

The national festival of football for boys and girls under 14 years of age is being jointly-hosted by Down, Louth and Meath. First held in 1982 in Cavan when a total of 40 boys' team took part, Féile Peile na nÓg has grown to include 288 teams this year - 176 boys' teams and 112 girls' teams.  

All teams are guaranteed at least four games over Friday and Saturday. Upon completion of the three group games teams are ranked 1-4. Teams ranked 1st and 2nd proceed to the Cup quarter finals, while teams ranked 3rd and 4th proceed to the Shield quarter finals.

New York are the defending Division 1 boys' champions while Glanmire of Cork won the Division 1 girls' cup last year.

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