Welcome to the Sligo Branch of the Manchester United Supporters Club, we will update you with all the latest news from the Sligo Branch of Manchester United Supporters Club.
Annual Membership: It's now time to renew your Annual Membership or join as a Member of Manchester United via our Branch for the new season which is only around the corner.
Remember, if you are planning on going to Old trafford to see United next season this is the best way to obtain match tickets.
Full Membership, which includes a pack of goodies (check out manutd.com/membership for details) priced at €40 for adults and €25 for juniors. Lite membership, which contains a membership card only, is priced at €30 for adults and €20 for juniors.
As out branches ticket allocation is based on the number of members signed up it is very important that members (re)join as early as possible.
The fixtures for the upcoming season 2019/20 are now available on the "Ticket Availability" tab above.
Please call 086 8341775 if you are interested in joining.
New Signings: We as a Branch welcome our 2 new summer signings. Right full-back Aaron Wan Bissaka, who has signed for £45m from Crystal Palace, joins winger Daniel James who signed from Swansea for a fee of £15m.
Let's wait and see if there any further coming and goings before the transfer window closes.
2019/20 Premier League Fixtures: The fixtures for the upcoming season have been announced. United kick off the season at home v Chelsea on Sunday 11 August with a 4pm start. This is followed with Wolves away, Crystal Palace at home and Southampton away in a busy August.
Check out the "Ticket Availability" tab above for details of our home games.
Tickets are on sale for the opening 4 home games get in touch if interested, please remember if you are looking for a ticket you must be a member.
2019 Annual Raffle: Prior to our AGM on Thursday 27 June our Branch committee presented a donation cheque to the Northwest Hospice from our 2019 Annual Raffle.
The Branch committee would like to thanks all our ticket sellers and everyone that contributed by buying tickets.
Liverpool Airport to Manchester:
By train: fans can take the train to Manchester from South Parkway Railway Station, which is 3 miles from Liverpool Airport. Trains leave for Manchester every 30 mins approx. There is a bus service between the Airport & South Parkway station or take a taxi.
Please check the time tables before travel to ensure they suit. Check out times and fairs at www.nationalrail.co.uk
Please keep this in mind when booking flights etc as this will add time to your journey.
Hotel Football: Hotel Football opposite Old Trafford offers a unique experience for all United fans right on Old Trafford's doorstep. The offer different level packages, from walk in bars, buffet package to full sit down packages including a Q&A session with a United legend. Special discount codes are available for Branch members, get in touch if interested. Clink on the link at the bottom of the page to see their website for details, upcoming packages and prices or visit www.hotelfootball.com
@MUFCSligobranch: Don't forget you can follow us on twitter for the latest news regarding all things United at @MUFCSligobranch
Branch Text Service: Regular text messages are sent to members with information regarding upcoming meetings, United fixtures, ticket available etc..
If you are a member and not receiving these texts and would like to be included, please e-mail the Branch using the "contact us" link, confirming your name and mobile number.
GALLERY PHOTOS: If any member has a photo associated to United and would like to have it displayed in the gallery pages of this website, please bring it to the next meeting, all photos will be returned.
Ireland West Airport - Knock: May 2016 marked the 30th Anniversary of Ireland West Airport (formally know as Knock Airport) and the opening up of the West of Ireland to many parts or Europe and visa versa. Today, regular flights depart and arrive from Spain, Portugal, Italy, Scotland and various airports in the main cities in England.
For members of our Branch, and Manchester United fans in general, Ireland West Airport has made our journey so much easier to get to Manchester to see United play.
With Ryanair flying to Liverpool and Flybe flying directly to Manchester, both on a very regular basis, travel time and cost has been greatly reduced.
We wish Ireland West Airport every success for the future, and we as a Branch of the Manchester United Supporters Club we are delighted to have them as our sponsor.
Hotel Football is part owned by Ryan Giggs, Gary & Phil Neville, Nicky Butt & Paul Scholes. It is located a 2 minute walk from Old Trafford. It offers beautiful bedrooms with views of Old Trafford, a must for all United fans. Also on offer is excellemt food and drink.
On matchday, Hotel Football offer Matchday Hospitality packages which includes 4 course meal, drink and a Q & A session with a United Legend, please get in touch if interested.
Check out hotelfootball.com for details.
The Embassy Rooms is a bar, restaurant, snooker/pool tables & night club along the Garavogue River in Sligo town.
It is also home to the Sligo Branch of the Manchester United Supporters Club.
Check it out for great food, drink & great entertainment.