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All Weather Facility

At Vale Wanderers FC we are proud to serve the community providing soccer to nearly 300 local boys and girls every year. Our ambition is to provide first class facilities for our current and future members. We are so close to turning our dream of building a full size all weather astro pitch with fencing…


Junior soccer in Carlow returns

After months of pre-season, the long wait is finally over.  Junior soccer returns to Carlow.  This season has the extra excitement for our club as it kicks off the league campaign for our new management structure at this level. New coach Podge Doyle will lead the first team into action against New Oak Boys B…


Online registration payments now accepted

With all our teams now accepting registration forms and payments, Vale Wanderers is delighted to announce we are now accepting registration payments online.  Players and parents can still pay their registration fee directly to their coach if they wish. However we hope this new service will prove beneficial to some parents or players. How do…


Vale Poker Classic

Vale will host a poker night on Saturday 19th August 2017 in Meaney’s Bar, Leighlinbridge.  A fun night for all, over 18s only however for this event! Registration opens at 7:30pm. Game starts at 8:00pm sharp. €10 buy in Re-buys & top ups We have created an event on our Facebook page here, be sure…


Vale Players in Galway Cup squad

The Galway Cup is an annual soccer tournament which is now a regular fixture for the Carlow Academy teams.  Vale Wanderers has been well represented in the past and this year is no exception. Ben Hogan and Charlie Nolan from Micheal Kelly‘s Under 12 squad have travelled to Galway this year. Ben Hogan is a…


Ronan Lawlor Memorial Game 2017

                          Once a year we take time out to remember a great friend of the club, Ronan Lawlor.  Players, managers and friends of the club take to the field for a briefly competitive, but most importantly a fun filled game of soccer. This…


Vale club shop launched

This week we launched our club shop in partnership with JF Sports Carlow.  Players, members, supporters can walk in to JF Sports and place an order for any of the Vale items below. Some great gear and we hope to players and supporters togged out in Vale gear this season!


Wexford FC Summer Camps coming to Vale

                                            We are delighted to announce Vale Wanderers will be hosting Wexford F.C. Summer Camps.  The camps will be held between 14th August and 18 August.  The camps are just one of the many…


Bulmer and Dowling sign for LOI clubs

Vale Wanderers FC would like to congratulate James Dowling who has signed for Wexford FC & Rob Bulmer who has signed Waterford FC under 15 LOI Teams. Both players have been outstanding players for the club and were part of the team that won the double last year. We would like to wish them all…


Men’s Pre-Season Training

The Podge Doyle era kicks off at the end of this month.  Our Men’s squads will return to pre-season training on Friday 30th June 2017 at 7:30pm.  This includes our Youths squad. NEW PLAYERS welcome.  Please contact the club in advance if you wish to attend. We have an event created on our Facebook page…