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Enniskillen Rangers is a Northern Irish football club located in Enniskillen, County Fermanagh and play in the Fermanagh & Western League Division 1. The club are the current holders of the Irish Junior Cup and Fermanagh & Western Division One Champions. Formed in 1953, Enniskillen Rangers play in the Fermanagh and Western Football League Division One. The club has won the prestigious Irish Junior Cup three times and finished runners-up three times. They have been Fermanagh & Western Division One champions sixteen times and Mulhern Cup winners fifteen times and are currently the most decorated team in County Fermanagh. Between 1962-1966, the club won five Division One titles in a row. The 1999 season was the club's most successful, when they won the so-called 'Treble' - the Irish Junior Cup, the First Division and the Mulhern Cup. The club emphatically won the 2017 Irish Junior Cup and in 2018, Enniskillen Rangers defended their title, winning back-to-back Irish Junior Cups for the first time in their history. In 2019, Enniskillen Rangers created history winning the prestigious Irish Junior Cup for a third time in a row.

Ground

Enniskillen Rangers historically played their homes games at The Broadmeadow and later, at Derrychara, Enniskillen. In 2004, the club moved to the Ball Range at Aughaward, Coa Road, Enniskillen. This was formerly the site of a rifle range used by the Enniskillen Rifle Association and was later used by the American Army during World War II.

Irish Junior Cup

Enniskillen Rangers have played in eight Irish Junior Cup finals and have won the trophy four times. The club defeated Greenisland 2-0 in the 2018 final, retaining the trophy for the first time in the club's history. https://www.irishfa.com/news/2018/may/enniskillen-rangers-retain-fonacab-junior-cup-with-2-0-victory In 2018/19, the club won the Irish Junior Cup for a third time in a row, becoming the first Fermanagh team to do so. Winners * 1998-99 (4-0 v Lisburn Rangers) * 2016-17 (5-1 v Hill Street) * 2017-18 (2-0 v Greenisland) * 2018-19 (1-0 v Tummery Athletic) Runners-up * 1974-75 (2-3 v Glebe Swifts) * 1988-89 (0-1 v Oxford United * 1999-00 (3-4 v Lisnaskea Rovers) * 2019-20 (1-1 v Willowbank 5-3 AET, penalties)

Fermanagh & Western League Division One

Enniskillen Rangers have won the Fermanagh & Western Division One eighteen times (18) and finished in second place fourteen (14) times. Champions * 1954/55 * 1956/57 * 1958/59 * 1961/62 * 1962/63 * 1963/64 * 1964/65 * 1965/66 * 1972/73 * 1976/77 * 1981/82 * 1987/88 * 1989/90 * 1990/91 * 1991/92 * 1998/99 * 2017/18 * 2018/19 Runners-Up * 1955-56 * 1957-58 * 1967-68 * 1968-69 * 1971-72 * 1973-74 * 1974-75 * 1982-83 * 1983-84 * 1984-85 * 1988-89 * 1993-94 * 2001-02 * 2019-20

Mulhern Cup

Enniskillen Rangers have won the Mulhern Cup fifteen times (15) and have beaten finalists six times. Winners * 1956 * 1957 * 1958 * 1959 * 1962 * 1964 * 1965 * 1978 * 1981 * 1982 * 1984 * 1988 * 1993 * 1995 * 1999 Finalists * 1977 * 1986 * 1989 * 1992 * 1994 * 1998

Lowry-Corry Cup

Winners * 2014/14

Kennedy Cup

Winners * 2017 * 2018

Notable Players

* Sandy Fulton * Jim Cleary * Joe Keenan * Nigel Birney * Leslie Ross * Dessie Kerr * Michael Kerr * Adrian Hopkins * Dessie Donegan * Jason Grimsley


External Sources


Fermanagh & Western Football League

Northern Ireland Junior Football


References

Category:Association football clubs in Northern Ireland Category:Association football clubs in County Fermanagh {{NorthernIreland-footyclub-stub