"Seamus did not answer immediately; he was making rather a meal of ensuring that his poster of the Kenmare Kestrels Quidditch team was quite straight. Then he said, with his back still turned to Harry, 'Me mam didn't want me to come back.'" (OP11)
robes: emerald-green with two yellow Ks back to back on the front (QA7)
The team’s supporters play harps (QA7).
Kenmare is a town in County Kerry, Ireland. There are a few sports teams listed in its Wikipedia entry (Gaelic football, football and basketball), but no Quidditch teams (Wikipedia).
Although the dates printed on the Daily Prophet Newsletters are:
the timeframe for these events is 1992-1993.
Lexicon timeline of Quidditch
Lexicon list of British and Irish Quidditch Teams
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- Things you might not know about Quidditch
- Quidditch Through the Ages
Harry Potter Wiki: Kenmare Kestrels