Extratime.ie is the leading provider of information on the League of Ireland. Established in 2008 and run as a volunteer driven portal, the enterprise has gained recognition domestically and internationally as a provider of accurate, innovative and timely news and statistics on the Irish domestic league and associated events such as international fixtures and non-premier league action.
The Editors and Contributors to Extratime.ie demonstrate their passion by providing their time on a voluntary basis. This voluntary status is contradicted by what is considered to be one of the most professional sporting reportage sites in Ireland. The reason this level of professionalism is so evident is that we are passionate about our football.
What do we provide?
All those involved in extratime.ie are passionate about football and bring the biggest news stories on a daily basis to thousands of League of Ireland fans all around the world. The site provides match previews, reports, commentary, breaking news and analysis. Additionally, Extratime.ie provides the only online resource for accurate and detailed statistics, team information and player profiles. On match days comprehensive coverage is provided. The portal is unique in the way it provides the fans with fresh daily content and live match updates supplied by voluntary contributions from professionally accredited journalists.
Extratime.ie was voted into second place in the list of top twenty five football websites in a Daily Telegraph reader's poll. The site has also been shortlisted for "Best Online Publication", "Best Sports Site" and
"Best Web Only Publication" at the Irish Web Awards 2009 & 2010. Extratime.ie is also the voice for a fresh new breed of aspiring sports journalists and also boasts a number of high profile
personalities that write for the site including:
Model Claire Tully
Eamon Zayed, Derry City FC
Conan Byrne, Shelbourne FC
Damien O'Meara, RTE Presenter & Producer
Stephen Henderson, Waterford FC Manager
Extratime.ie has also provided expert comment and punditry to radio stations such as RTE, Phantom FM, 4FM, Shannonside Radio and many more.