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Bob Docherty Trophy
Competition Date 25/03/2024
The 2024 Bob Docherty Tournament will be held in Athlone, Republic of Ireland, and hosted by the FAIS.  The proposed scedule for the competition is;

Sunday 24 March
Teams arrive and check in to the Shamrock Lodge Hotel, Athlone.
   
Monday 25 March  
Republic of Ireland Schools 2 Scottish Schools  1
Northern Ireland Schools 1 (1) English Schools   1 (3)

Tuesday 26 March  
Scottish Schools 2 Northern Ireland Schools  1   
Republic of Ireland Schools 1 English Schools  2 

Wednesday 27th March  
Rest day, commemorative medal presentation 7:00pm

Thursday 28th March
Scottish Schools 1 (4) English Schoolls 1 (5)
Republic of Ireland Schools 1 Northern Ireland Schools  0 

All matches to be played at Athlone Town FC.

LEAGUE TABLE




Bob Docherty 2024
  P W D L F A Pts
England 3 1 2 0 4 3 7*
Republic of Ireland 3 2 0 1 4 3 6
Scotland 3 1 1 1 4 4 4
Northern Ireland 2 0 1 2 2 4 1
               

* indicates extra points for penalty shoot out wins.




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The 2023 Bob Docherty Tournament was held in Glasgow hosted by the Scottish Schools' FA.  Teams competiting were Scotland, England, Northern Ireland and Republic of Ireland.  Sadly, this year Wales had withdrawn to concentrate their attentions elsewhere.

TOURNAMENT TIMETABLE

Sunday 2 April
Teams arrive in Glasgow. 

Sunday 2 April

Republic of Ireland 1 (2) Scotland 1 (3)
http://www.faischools.ie/international/news/2023/apr/sun/match-day-one-bob-docherty-cup
Northern Ireland 0 England 5
https://schoolsfootball.org/2023/04/03/match-report-england-v-northern-ireland-bob-docherty-tournament/

Monday 3 April REST DAY FOR ALL TEAMS

Tuesday 4 April

Scotland 2 vNorthern Ireland 0
England  1 (6) Republic of Ireland 1 (5)
match report;   http://www.faischools.ie/international/news/2023/apr/tue/match-day-two-bob-docherty-cup

Wednesday 5 April REST DAY FOR ALL TEAMS

Tuesday 6 April

Scotland 2 England 1
Republic of Ireland 2 Northern Ireland 0

Bob Docherty 2023
  P W D L F A Pts
SCOTLAND 3 2 1* 0 5 2 8
ENGLAND 3 1 1* 1 7 3 5
REPUBLIC OF IRELAND 3 1 2 0 4 2 5
NORTHERN  IRELAND 3 0 0 3 0 9 0
               

* indicates shoot out win point










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Bob Docherty Cup | Roll of Honour
 
YEAR     WINNER                                  VENUE
2002     Republic of Ireland                Ballymena, Northern Ireland
2003     Scotland                                 Edinburgh, Scotland
2004     Scotland                                 Clare, Republic of Ireland
2005     Republic of Ireland                Ballymena, Northern Ireland
2006     Scotland                                 Dumfries, Scotland
2007     Republic of Ireland                Wrexham, Wales
2008     Republic of Ireland                Salthill Devon, Galway
2009     Scotland                                 Belfast, Northern Ireland
2010     Republic of Ireland                Glasgow, Scotland
2011     Northern Ireland                   Cardiff, Wales
2012     Northern Ireland                   AUL Complex, Dublin
2013     Scotland                                Shaws Bridge, Belfast
2014     England                                 Repton School, Derbyshire
2015     Scotland                                Toryglen, Glasgow
2016     England                                 Dragon Park, Wales
2017     Wales                                    AUL Complex, Dublin
2018     Republic of Ireland               University of Ulster, Belfast
2019     Republic of Ireland               Salou, Espania
2022    Republic of Ireland                Newcastle, England
2023     Scotland                                Glasgow



























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