* The division one/two promotion/relegation playoff between Avoca and Railway Union will now take place in Park Avenue on Saturday at 2pm.
The fixture was originally scheduled to be played in ALSAA but the sides came to an agreement to toss for home advantage which was made at Serpentine Avenue last Saturday with the Branch’s John Flannery, Ben Glascott and Ronan Pelow in situ.
* The Jacqui Potter U-16 Cup final time has been switched from 10.30am to 4.30pm on Saturday afternoon at Grange Road. Railway Union overcame Hermes 2-0 in their semi-final to set up a decider with Old Alex who advanced with victory over Corinthian. The match will follow the Division 7/8 final between Pembroke VI and Railway IV which starts at 2.30pm. The Division 13/14 final between Navan II and Monkstown II is also due to be played at the venue on the same day.
* The men’s U-21 Avoca cup reaches the semi-final stages this week. Railway Union host Monkstown at Park Avenue tonight at 7.30pm. The second semi-final is due to take place on Thursday night with Three Rock Rovers set to play either of Corinthian and YMCA (if anyone knows the result of this fixture already, please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org)