Alliance

Based in the Alliance and Dublin Gas Company in Dun Laoghaire, Alliance started in the late 1930’s as ALCO and played their home games at Newtownpark, Mick Molloy was the main man behind the club and when they signed many players from the Boro' area they changed their name to Alliance. They attracted numerous good players in the years 1945 to 1955. Their best season was 1947/48 when they reached the final of the Bradmola Cup in Tolka Park, only to be beaten by another Boro’ team, Merrion Rovers 4 – 2.

1949 Team includes:

Austin Mullen, Roy Smith, Con Hanney,Lombard,Des Kelly N Talbot

 

Alliance team circa 1950 included Des Kelly, Joe Smith, R Smith 

Gas Company team 1950s included T Dunne, P Kennedy, S O Toole 

1948 Bradmola Cup Runners-Up :

Back Row (L-R): Joe Coyle, N. Talbot, R. Smith, Lombard, D. Kelly, J. Roche, C. Hanney

Front Row (L-R): M O'Connor, P. Roche, J. Brown, J. Turner, E Davis.

 Alliance team 1953 included in photo A Mullan, R Smith, R Fox, J Roche

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