Dave Saunders – RIP

Everyone at FORAS is deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Cork City FC Amputee Player Dave Saunders. Our thoughts are with Dave’s wife Anne-Marie, children Jack and Aoibhín, and all his family and friends. Dave proudly represented Cork City FC’s Amputee Team and represented the club at national and European level. His family have setup a Go Fund Me page where you can donate to help. May he rest in peace.

Statement from FORAS Board of Management

The outgoing Board of Management of Cork City FC (FORAS) are pleased to announce that earlier today we have had final sign-off on each of the documents required for the football club to be bought outright by Dermot Usher, which has also been approved by our governing body, the Football Association of Ireland. Outgoing club chairman, Declan Carey, said “This is a great day for Cork City Football Club. We now have a new owner who has the capability to allow our club compete where it should be. As a Board we want to wish Dermot the best of luck...

Statement from Board of Management

The FORAS Board can confirm that the proposed motion for Mr Dermot Usher to assume control of Cork Ciy FC has passed following a majority vote in favour at today’s Special General Meeting.

We will provide further updates in due course.