Edenderry Soldiers American Foootball Ireland 8v8 Team 2007-2008

Edenderry Soldiers Logo

IAFL Senior 8-Man Team 2008-2009

Home Ground: Edenderry FC, Edenderry, Co. Offaly


Honours: None

Career Record: (Total): 0-6-0 (Regular Season): 0-6-0

History: 8-Man team that grew out of the Schools Flag Football Program in the Midlands.

They hosted a DV8 Blitz in Edenderry in 2007, then competed in the DV8 Development League in 2008, where they lost all their matches before merging with the Mullingar Archers as the Midlands Soldiers.

They disbanded and after many seasons where players grew tired of travelling to Dublin to play, they reformed as the South Kildare Soldiers.

Home Ground: Edenderry FC, Edenderry, Co. Offaly

Results 2007 DV8 Blitz

202.09.2007HCork AdmiralsL0-28
Edenederry Soldiers Results 2007 DV8 Blitz [Reference: 2-3]

Results 2008 DV8 Development League

109.03.08ACraigavon CowboysL0-67
320.03.08ACork Admirals 2ndsL0-22
719.04.08ADublin DragonsL6-34
828.04.08HDublin Rebels 2ndsL0-65
1225.05.08HDublin DragonsL20-60
1606.07.08HCork Admirals 2ndsL0-34
Edenederry Soldiers Results 2007 DV8 Blitz [Reference: 4-5]



[1] Irish American Football association (2007) Edenderry Soldiers Logo [Internet] Available from: http://web.archive.org/web/20071030225148im_/http://www.americanfootball.ie/iafl/edenderrylogo.jpg [Accessed 27 March 2019]

Internet Archive

[2] Irish American Football League | Wayback Machine (2007) Home | Edenderry 8’s Tournament [Internet[ Available from:http://web.archive.org/web/20070930042409/http://www.iafl.info/ [Accessed 27 March 2019]

[3] Cork Admirals E-Teamz | Wayback Machine (2008) Cork Admirals News [Internet] Available from:  https://web.archive.org/web/20080528050853/http://www.eteamz.com/corkadmirals/news/index.cfm?cat=270129 [Accessed 6 June 2020]


[4] Irish American Football Association (2008) 2008 Results [Internet] Available from: http://www.americanfootball.ie/iafl/2008results.htm [Accessed 24 September 2016]

[5] Irish American Football Association – Wayback Machine Internet Archive (2008) Home [Internet] Available from: https://web.archive.org/web/20081023215441/http://www.americanfootball.ie/ [Accessed 25 March 2017]


Thanks to Colm Kincaid.

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Researched, compiled and written by Enda Mulcahy for the

Eirball | Irish North American and World Sports Archive

Last Updated: 25 August 2020

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