Would you like to join Corinthians Underage section
Would You Like To Play Soccer
If you are interested in playing Soccer come up to Corinthians. Schoolboys are coached in the basic skills of the game with the emphasis very much on fun and enjoyment. We have excellent facilities and a very strong coaching structure.
The Clubs grounds are located in the Castletreasure area of Douglas, (Top of Donnybrook Hill) and include three grass pitches and an All Weather pitch.
Soccer coaching, training and street leagues for school boys and girls have started again at College Corinthians AFC, following the summer break. The sessions, which take place predominantly on Saturdays, are open to schoolboys between the ages of five and ten. The specific times of the sessions are as follows:
12.30 pm - 1.45 pm - Under 6 & 7 (2009 & 2010)
12.30 pm - 1.45 pm - Under 8 (2008)
2.00 pm - 3.15 pm - Under 10 (2006)
3.30 pm - 4.45 pm - Under 9 (2007)
TBC - TBC- - Under 11 (2005)
Under Six & Seven’s (2009 & 2010)
There is always a special welcome for our six’s and seven’s many of whom are coming up to Corinthians for the first time. For coaching purposes players are split into small sized groups (average ten per group) where they are given plenty of opportunity to participate and enjoy themselves. Later in the year, our Under Six and Under Seven Street Leagues take centre stage and they are always the highlight of the Underage season in Corinthians, the games are fun filled with the emphasis very much on enjoyment. So if you were born in 2009 / 2010, why not come along, we would love to see you in Corinthians.
Age Group Coordinators
Each Age Group has a designated Coordinator who looks after the coaching and the organisation of that particular age group, if you would like to speak to one of our Age Group Coordinators, you can do so by contacting one of the following
Under Six - Neil Daly 086 859 8907
Under Seven – Peter Cagney 087 763 8526
Under Eights – Mark Culligan 087 6164212
Under Nine - David Grainger 087 207 3616
Under Ten - Tim Harte 087 279 9889
Under Eleven – Peter Healy 086 828 2763,
Registration for new members will take place on Friday September 11th between 6.30pm and 8.30pm
If you would like to play in Corinthians, why not give it a go. If you would like more information about the Club, you can log on to the Corinthians website at
www.collegecorinthians.com (packed with information about our underage and schoolboys sections). In relation to the Underage section (6 to 11) contact Neil Daly (086 / 8598907) or for Schoolboys (12-16) contact Terry O' Donovan at 087 / 4181881).
Some Brief Information on College Corinthians AFC
Ø College Corinthians AFC was founded in 1971 by graduates of University College Cork.
Ø In 1990 the Club set up its home base in Castletreasure, Donnybrook.
Ø In 1994 the Club started its schoolboy section which is now recognised as one of the strongest in Cork.
Ø The Club’s Annual Street Leagues which are run for the Under Six to Under Ten Age Groups cater for more than three hundred schoolboys and girls every year and run from early April to Mid June.
Ø The Club still maintains very strong links with UCC and not only do graduates join College Corinthians but in recent years a number of our Youth players have gone on to play with UCC soccer Club while attending UCC.
Ø This season College Corinthians will field over thirty teams at various levels including 4 Adult teams, 4 Youth Teams, 17 Schoolboy Teams, 10 Underage Teams ( Non Competitive Seven A Side Leagues ) and will cater for nearly seven hundred members
Ø A number of former Corinthian Schoolboy players have progressed to play professional football in the UK in recent years with Dave Meyler and Brian Lenihan with Hull City and Eoghan O’ Connell with Glasgow Celtic.
Ø Since the formation of our schoolboy section in 1994, the Club has won well over 100 trophies at all ages and levels