After a hugely successful opening weekend, the new Academy Leagues return for the second week.

Please note the fixtures with respective venues and kick-off times for both Academy Leagues.

Academy League Under-18

Friday 14th September 2018 (all 8pm kick-off, unless stated)

Ballymena United U18 v Dungannon Swifts U18 (venue: Ballymena Showgrounds [3G], Ballymena)
Coleraine U18 v Ballinamallard United U18 (venue: University of Ulster [3G], Coleraine)
Crusaders U18 v Glenavon U18 (venue: Seaview [3G], Belfast)
Glentoran Colts v Ards U18 (venue: Knockbreda [3G], Belfast)
Linfield Rangers v Carrick Rangers U18 (venue: Midgley Park [3G], Belfast)
Warrenpoint Town U18 v Cliftonville Strollers U18 (venue: Q Radio Arena, Warrenpoint) 

Academy League Under-16

Saturday 15th September 2018 (all 11am kick-off, unless stated)

Ards U16 v Glentoran Youth (venue: Londonderry Park, Newtownards)
Ballinamallard United U16 v Coleraine U16 (venue: Lakeland Forum [3G], Enniskillen; kick-off 12 noon)
Carrick Rangers U16 v Linfield U16 (venue: Carrick [3G], Carrickfergus; kick-off: 11.30am)
Cliftonville U16 v Warrenpoint Town U16 (venue: University of Ulster, Jordanstown)
Dungannon Swifts U16 v Ballymena United U16 (venue: Dungannon United Youth, Dungannon; kick-off: 11.45am)
Glenavon U16 v Crusaders U16 (venue: Gordon Playing Fields, Lurgan; kick-off: 1.30pm)

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