Congratulations to 6th Year Ciara McManus who has been signed by Athlone Town AFC Manager Tommy Hewitt to play for the Senior Womens Sรณ Hotels National League team. Ciara, who plays in midfield started out with Bealnamulla FC before moving to Real Swans FC. She has had a hugely successful playing career to date, selected for the Gaynor Cup teams for four years and the Republic of Ireland U16 side, playing against Chelsea FC in a friendly. Most recently, she played with Galway United U17’s where she and teammates claimed the National League Cup, Women’s National League and Lisbon Cup. We wish her and the Athlone side every success in the 2020 season.