Former Liverpool and Republic of Ireland star coming to Donegal


Former Liverpool and Republic of Ireland star coming to Donegal

Sports fans in the north west will have the chance to meet former Liverpool favourite Jason McAteer later this month.

McGettigan’s and Finn Harps are proud to present, An evening with Jason McAteer, at theClanree Hotel, Letterkenny on Tuesday May 24.

The former Republic of Ireland player is famous for his wit and stories and will be at the venue to celebrate the start of Euro 2016. Football fans can take part in a Q&A and pre-tournament analysis with McAteer, which will be hosted by Irish Comedian of the Year, Eric Lalor.

Speaking about the upcoming McGettigan’s event, McAteer said: “I'm excited to get back to Ireland for a few days to chat about the summer of football we have

ahead. I'll be hitting Letterkenny and stopping off at the Aviva stadium in Dublin with the FAI for Ireland v Holland on May 27.

“International weekends in Ireland still hold a massive place in my heart and the buzz this summer will be unbelievable. When it comes to supporting the boys in green, we have the best fans in the world."

Tickets are only €10 and this includes entry into a draw for two pairs of tickets to see Ireland at Euro 2016. There will be more prizes on the night, including signed football shirts.

Harps Chairman Sean Quinn said, “We would like to thank our main sponsor McGettigan’s for helping organise what promises to be a very enjoyable night out for everyone.

“Our supporters are aware that we will go through a five week period with no home games during the summer

so it is vital we all come together and ensure our fundraising events are a big success.”