Week five of the Academy League season starts this Thursday, kicking off three days of top youth football action.

Check out the fixtures and venues for week five below;

Academy League Under-18

Thursday 4th October 2018 (all 8pm kick-off, unless stated)

Glenavon U18 v Ballymena United U18 (venue: Allen Park [3G], Antrim)

Friday 5th October 2018 (all 8pm kick-off, unless stated)

Ards U18 v Cliftonville Strollers (venue: Knockbreda [3G], Belfast)
Ballinamallard United U18 v Dungannon Swifts U18 (venue: Fisher Park [3G], Ballinamallard)
Carrick Rangers U18 v Warrenpoint Town U18 (venue: Carrick [3G], Carrickferguskick-off: 8.15pm)
Coleraine U18 v Glentoran Colts (venue: University of Ulster [3G], Coleraine)

Saturday 6th October 2018 (all 11am kick-off, unless stated)

Crusaders U18 v Linfield Rangers (venue: Seaview [3G], Belfastkick-off: 11am)

Academy League Under-16 

Friday 5th October 2018 (all 7.45pm kick-off, unless stated)

Linfield U16 v Crusaders U16 (venue: Midgley Park [3G], Belfast)

Saturday 6th October 2018 (all 11am kick-off, unless stated)

Ballymena United U16 v Glenavon U16 (venue: Lamont Park, Ballymena)
Cliftonville U16 v Ards U16 (venue: University of Ulster, Jordanstown)
Dungannon Swifts U16 v Ballinamallard United U16 (venue: Dungannon Utd Youth [3G], Dungannonkick-off: 11.45am)
Glentoran Youth v Coleraine U16 (venue: Civil Service, Belfastkick-off: 12.30pm)
Warrenpoint Town U16 v Carrick Rangers U16 (venue: Q Radio Arena, Warrenpoint)

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