The general format for the FBD Connacht League remains unchanged which results in Leitrim playing 3 away games this year. There will be two trips to Tuam to play the Galway based teams and then to Coola for Round 3.
Playing in Section B:
Round 1 – 4 Jan 09
GMIT v Leitrim in Tuam at 2pm
Sligo v Galway in Tourlestrane at 2pm,
Round 2 – 11 Jan 09
Galway v Leitrim in Tuam at 2pm
GMIT v Sligo in Dunmore at 2pm,
Round 3 – 18 Jan 09
Sligo v Leitrim in Coola at 2pm
GMIT v Galway in Pearse Stadium at 2pm
Home final: 25/01/09
Connacht Championship Dates:
Pre-Lim Rounds – Extra Time.
Sunday 10th May.
New York v Mayo – Gaelic Park.
Sunday 17th May
Leitrim v Roscommon – Carrick-on-Shannon.
Sunday 24th May
London v Galway – Ruislip
Sunday 14th June. (Replay 20th June)
Sligo v London / Galway – Markieviez Park.
Sunday 21st June (Replay 27th June)
New York v Mayo v Leitrim / Roscommon
Final Sunday 12th July (Replay Saturday 18th July)
06-Nov-08 by Brendan Doyle – PRO