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.
Next Meeting & 2016 Annual Draw: Our next meeting will be held on THURSDAY 3rd March at 9pm in the Embassy.
Our Annual Draw will be launched on the night, where draw tickets will be distributed to all members. We would ask that all members attend.
Match tickets will be on sale for United v Everton on weekend of 2nd April & United v Aston Villa on weekend of the 16th April (time and dates to be confirmed for both games).
Inter Supporters Club Quiz: A table quiz will be held in The Harp Tavern on Fri 26th Feb where teams will be representing their Supporters Club in Sligo.
We would like to enter a number of teams to represent our Sligo Branch of Man United Supporters Club. If you are interested in taking part, please reply to the text that will be sent to all members.
It appears the questions will be based mostly on the Clubs with Supporters Clubs in Sligo ( United, Arsenal Liverpool & Celtic) , with one general knowledge round.
The entry fee is €40.00 per table for a team of 4. If you are on your own, we would group you together to make up a team. I beleive the winning team will take all the prize money.
Fixture Changes: The times and dates for the following games have been fixed:
West Brom v United is now on Sunday 6th March at 16:00
United v Crystal Palace is now on Saturday 13th March at 15:00 **(TBC)**
Manchester City v United is now on Sunday 20th March at 16:00
**Please note United v Crystal Palace may not go ahead as planned on Sat 13th March**
If United or Palace win their 5th round tie, United v Palace will be postponed, and a date & time will be announced at a later stage.
For those of you who have purchased tickets for United v Palace, please sit tight untill after the FA Cup 5th round on the weekend of Feb 20th.
Ticket Availality: Our "TICKET AVAILABILITY" page is back up and running, check it out for ticket details for the remaining home games this season.
Please get in touch via the "CONTACT US" tab if interested in any of the above games.
FA CUP: United's 5th round tie away to Shrewsbury Town has been fixed for Monday 22nd February with a 19:45 kick-off.
Next Game: Are things looking brighter when we are disappointed with a 1-1 draw at the champions? A highly entertaining game ended with Costa scoring in injury time to cancel out Jesse Lingard's superb opener for United.
Next up is a trip at the Stadium of Light against Sunderland on Saturday with a 3pm kick off. Setanta are showing live coverage of the game.
Europa League: United have been drawn to play Midtjylland of Denmark in the round of 32 in the Europa League. United will be away on the 18th Feb with the return leg at Old Trafford on the 25 Feb. with a 20:05 start.
ONE MEMBER - ONE TICKET: Due to restrictions and the demand for match tickets, you MUST be a Members of our Branch to get a match ticket. If you intend applying for a match ticket please become a Member and join the Branch now.
Membership price packages-
Adult - €45.00
Junior - €30.00
16/17 year olds- €35.00
over 65's - €35.00
New members are also welcome, please contact us via the "contact link" above if interested in becoming a member of the Sligo Branch.
Hotel Football: The new Hotel Football oposite Old Trafford opened in March, 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.