Belfast Lasers Irish 7-a-side American Football Team 1998


AFAI 7-a-side Team 1998

Home Ground: Dundonald, Castlereagh / Co. Down

Colours: White Pants, White shirts, Black Helmets

Honours: None

Career Record (W-L-T): Total: / Regular Season: 0-2-0 / 0-2-0

History: Team from Belfast that played in a 7-aide blitz in September 1998, losing to the Carrickfergus Knights and Queens University Belfast Broncos. Never played in the full 11-a-side Irish American Football League in 1999 or subsequently, even though there were hopes at the time they could [Ref: 1]

Year-by-Year Record

Year Regular Season Post-Season International
Lge P W L T Pct P W L T Chp P W L T
1998-99 DV8 2 0 2 0 .000

Results AFAI DV8 1998-99

Week Date H/A Opposition W/L Score
1 20.09.1998 QUB Queens University Belfast Broncos L 0-2
1 20.09.1998 QUB Carrickfergus Knights L 0-20

[Ref: 1]



[1] Carrickfergus Knights (1998) News Archive September 1998 [Internet] Available from: https://web.archive.org/web/19990824010758/http://www.sugarcube.co.uk/knight/ [Accessed 23 March 2020]

[2] Britball Now (2016) Belfast Lasers [Internet] Available from: http://www.britballnow.co.uk/History/Britball%20Teams/BelfastLasers.htm [Accessed 20 March 2018]


Thanks to Cillian Smith, Michael Smith, Michael Brophy & Ralph Scmeer (IAFA & IAFOA)

About this document

Researched, compiled and written by Enda Mulcahy for the

Eirball | Irish North American and World Sports Archive

Last Updated: 26 March 2020

(c) Copyright Enda Mulcahy and Eirball 2020

You may quote this document in part provided that proper acknowledgement is given to the authors. All Rights Reserved.

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