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Saturday, 24 March 2018
GAA club Na Fianna 'alarmed' at €3bn MetroLink plans
Dublin GAA club Na Fianna have outlined their serious concerns after plans for the €3bn MetroLink announced today revealed major disruption to their pitches.The Glasnevin-based outfit, which caters for 125 teams and has one of the largest club membership in the country, will lose their main pitch on Mobhi Road for a minimum of three years, potentially six years, during the construction phase as well as two all weather pitches for the same period.The project, which is due for completion in 2027, will see trains running every two minutes from the city centre to Dublin Airport. The club said today that the first contact they had with Transport Infrastructure Ireland was just last week.