Carlow's first Traveller football team set up in collaboration with the FAI

A great initiative

Darren Hassett

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The first match was played this week

Carlow's first Traveller football team has been set up in collaboration with FAI Carlow, St Catherine's Community Services Centre and Carlow Regional Youth Services. 

The initiative will see representative Traveller teams from Carlow, Kilkenny, Wexford, Tipperary and Waterford compete against one another. 

Carlow and Kilkenny played each other in the first ever of these matches on Friday in Kilkenny's Watershed.