Glenfarne football club was founded in 1910. The first Junior championship win was in 1934. This was followed by wins in 1936, 1937, 1941, 1947 and 1959. In 1978 the club was reformed. Glenfarne’s next county title came in the 1991 Junior Championship final.
In 1997 the club contested their first ever Intermediate Championship final but were beaten on that occasion by St. Mary’s. In the 1998 season Glenfarne won promotion to senior football for the first time in the club’s history. Despite success and promotion from Junior level in 2017 the club are once again competiting for the Junior championship this season.