Paul Hogan has been in touch to announce that Back of the Net will launch in Cork on Friday, December 3. "This 32 page colour monthly magazine dedicated to local football will have all the latest news, interviews and big stories associated with grassroots football in Cork. Read the views of ex-Manchester United and Republic of Ireland defender, Cork's Denis Irwin as he gives his expert opinion on what's making the news in the world of football. Ray Claffey, FAI Regional Development Officer based in Cork will also give valuable coaching advice as well as informing us about the various FAI Courses and Programmes taking place in Cork. The men in black will also feature in Referee's Report and it will be interesting to hear what the officials of Cork have to say about the beautiful game. A letters to the editor page will allow fans to give their opinions on local football and that will certainly raise a few eyebrows in the months ahead. A website will also run in conjunction with the magazine and a forum will provide the platform for fans to discuss the topics revelent to the local game. We'll take a look at how our National League clubs, Cork City and Cobh Ramblers are getting on and with pictures, a wordsearch, competitions and lots more to look forward to, Back of the Net is sure to be a big hit with football fans in Cork." Priced at just €2, you can book your copy of Back of the Net by contacting Paul Hogan on 087 2201145 and the magazine will also be on sale at a number of retailers around the city and county.