PICTURE GALLERY: Dale Farm Milk Cup opening ceremony in Coleraine

The Dale Farm Milk Cup was officially opened last night at Coleraine Showgrounds.

The annual parade marking the start of the international youth football tournament on Sunday night was postponed due to bad weather.

Dale Farm Milk Cup opening ceremony

Dale Farm Milk Cup opening ceremony

Organisers took the decision to axe the parade through the streets of Coleraine after a day of bad weather on the north coast.

However, big crowds packed into the Showgrounds to see the teams arrive ahead of competition which starts on Monday in two sections, Premier and Junior.