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Cork City will face the loser of Celtic and Rosenborg in Europa League third qualifying round

Mon, Jul 23 2018

The Rebel Army received a bye in the second round after dropping down from the Champions League following their 4-0 ...

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Dundalk face possible reunion with Zenit or Maccabi Tel Aviv in Europa League draw

Mon, Jul 23 2018

2016 group stage opponents potentially await.

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Shamrock Rovers' league clash with Sligo Rovers to be shown live on Eir Sport

Mon, Jul 23 2018

The clash of the Rovers at Tallaght Stadium, which will kick off at the usual time of 8pm, is one ...

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'I am German when we win, but I am an immigrant when we lose' - Mesut Ozil retires from international football

Mon, Jul 23 2018

Ozil and teammate Ilkay Gundogan, who family backgrounds are Turkish, were photographed with Turkey president Recep Tayyip Erdogan shortly before ...

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Republic of Ireland winger James McClean signs for Stoke City from West Bromwich Albion

Mon, Jul 23 2018

The 59-times-capped Derry native has forged a reputation as one of the most committed Ireland players while donning the green ...

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Liam Miller fundraiser may go ahead at Pairc Ui Chaoimh as GAA reportedly reverses stance

Sun, Jul 22 2018

The news that the fundraiser would now take place at the largest sporting venue in Miller's home city was confirmed ...

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Ireland winger James McClean set for Stoke City switch

Sun, Jul 22 2018

The Derryman made 30 appearances during West Bromwich Albion's doomed Premier League campaign last year but just 14 of those ...

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Cork City fined 3,000 euro by UEFA for the use of smoke bombs

Sun, Jul 22 2018

The reigning League of Ireland champions fell to a 1-0 defeat thanks to Michael Kucharczyk's late strike, and had more ...

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Watch: Yoyo Mahdy finishes sublime team move as UCD beat pre-season favourites Galway

Sun, Jul 22 2018

If the first goal was a touch scrappy, Mahdy's clincher was anything but as the Students showed sublime technical ability ...

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League Report: Drogheda United 2 - 1 Athlone Town

Sat, Jul 21 2018

First-half goals from Luke Gallagher and Colm Deasy saw Drogheda United claim all three points over Athlone Town at United ...

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Europa League Postcard from Stockholm (AIK -v- Shamrock Rovers)

Sat, Jul 21 2018

Macdara Ferris talks us through his trip to Stockholm to watch Shamrock Rovers in Europa League qualification action

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Watch: Four-minute brace from substitute Conan Byrne earns Saints a first win in eight

Sat, Jul 21 2018

A second-half brace from substitute Conan Byrne earned St Patrick's Athletic their first win in eight against an unfortunate but ...

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League Report: St Patrick's Athletic 2 - 1 Limerick

Sat, Jul 21 2018

Substitute Conan Byrne scored twice as St Patrick's Athletic came from behind to end their two-month losing streak with a ...

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League Report: UCD 2 - 0 Galway United

Sat, Jul 21 2018

Some inspired goalkeeping from Conor Kearns ensured UCD ran out comfortable two-goal winners over a disappointing Galway United at the ...

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Sligo Rovers express disappointment as Dundalk postponement means no home league game for 77 days

Fri, Jul 20 2018

The Bit O' Red had argued against the rescheduling of the fixture, having themselves played Thursday-Monday-Thursday in the past on ...

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League Preview: Drogheda United -v- Athlone Town

Fri, Jul 20 2018

After defeating Shelbourne last weekend via a dramatic last gasp free-kick from Sean Brennan, Drogheda United will be hoping to ...

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League Preview: Finn Harps -v- Shelbourne

Fri, Jul 20 2018

After impressively swatting aside the rather disappointing challenge of Longford Town last weekend at Finn Park, Finn Harps will be ...

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Former international Anthony Stokes joins Iranian side Tractor Sazi

Fri, Jul 20 2018

The 29-year-old has been without a club since leaving Greek Super League club Apollon Smyrni earlier in the summer.

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Bray Wanderers players halt strike action after wages are paid

Thu, Jul 19 2018

The players had gone unpaid for seven weeks and, following a union ballot last week, voted to take industrial action ...

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Derry City and Shamrock Rovers out of Europe despite positive away results

Thu, Jul 19 2018

Derry won 2-1 on the night against Dinamo Minsk in Minsk but lost the tie 3-2 on aggregate, while a ...

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League Preview: UCD -v- Galway United

Thu, Jul 19 2018

Galway United travel to the UCD Bowl this week a team the Students have failed to defeat so far this ...

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Europa League Report: Dundalk 2 - 1 Levadia Tallinn (Dundalk win 3-1 on aggregate)

Thu, Jul 19 2018

Dundalk progress to the second round with a 2-1 victory

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Watch: Michael Duffy nets a stunning volley from a tight angle against Levadia Tallinn

Thu, Jul 19 2018

The Lilywhites already led through Patrick Hoban's opener when the winger got on the end of Jamie McGrath's back-post cross ...

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Watch: Dan Carr's goal forces extra time but Shamrock Rovers fall just short in Stockholm

Thu, Jul 19 2018

Dan Carr's goal after 19 minutes brought the tie level, however, as he was unmarked from Sean Kavanagh's corner and ...

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Bray Wanderers confirm players have now been paid up to date

Thu, Jul 19 2018

The playing squad made notice of their intention to strike last week via the PFAI after going unpaid since May ...

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Europa League Preview: AIK -v- Shamrock Rovers

Thu, Jul 19 2018

AIK take a commanding position back to Stockholm with the tie at its halfway point, having struck late to win ...

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Ciaran Clark: 'Saints weren't afraid to play out from the back and everyone looked comfortable on the ball'

Thu, Jul 19 2018

Clark praised the pitch and everyone involved at St Patrick's Athletic following his side's 2-0 victory at Richmond Park on ...

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Martin Russell resigns as Bray Wanderers players prepare for strike action next week

Thu, Jul 19 2018

The Dubliner leaves the Seagulls two days before they meet Bohemians in a potentially season-defining game before the players commence ...

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Irish officials selected for UEFA competitions

Wed, Jul 18 2018

It has been a week of note for League of Ireland referees with a number of officials being selected by ...

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Europa League Preview: Dundalk -v- Levadia Tallinn

Wed, Jul 18 2018

Dundalk will be hoping to finish the job they started last week when they welcome Levadia Tallinn to Oriel Park ...

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Hoban picks up player of the month award

Wed, Jul 18 2018

Patrick Hoban’s form during the month of June has helped him scoop the SSE Airtricty League / Soccer Writers Association ...

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Former St Francis schoolboy Jack Connolly signs first pro deal with Sunderland

Wed, Jul 18 2018

The Clondalkin native has spent the past two seasons with the Wearside club's under-18s and has impressed sufficiently to earn ...

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Sean Maguire: 'Being back in the dressing rooms it felt like a lifetime ago I was back playing with Cork'

Wed, Jul 18 2018

For the man affectionately known as ‘Seani,' it was all a bit surreal to be back at the club he ...

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Rianna Jarrett named Women's National League player of the month for June

Wed, Jul 18 2018

The Ireland international striker clinched the award after scoring five goals scored to take her top of the scoring charts ...

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Ireland striker Leanne Kiernan joins Women's Super League newcomers West Ham United from Shelbourne

Wed, Jul 18 2018

The 19-year-old moves to London after a three-year stint with Shelbourne that's seen her score 37 league goals in three-and-a-half ...

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Friendly Report: Cobh Ramblers 0 - 5 Preston North End

Wed, Jul 18 2018

A hat-trick from Tommy Barkhuizen, as well as goals from Tom Clarke and Graham Burke, gave Alex Neil's side their ...

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Friendly Report: St Patrick's Athletic 0 - 2 Newcastle United

Tue, Jul 17 2018

The Saints competed well throughout and stuck to their principles of playing out from the back but ultimately lacked the ...

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Club issue response as Limerick squad second Premier Division side to vote for strike action

Tue, Jul 17 2018

The club have confirmed that the issue of outstanding money was resolved today but the squad pressed ahead with voting ...

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Champions League Preview: Crusaders -v- Ludogorets

Tue, Jul 17 2018

It's a case of damage limitation for Crusaders as they welcome Bulgarian side Ludogorets to Seaview nursing a seven-goal deficit ...

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Champions League Preview: Legia Warsaw -v- Cork City

Tue, Jul 17 2018

Legia Warsaw come into their second leg clash with Cork City at the Polish Army Stadium in the UEFA Champions ...

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Former Belvedere schoolboy Troy Parrott signs first professional contract with Tottenham Hotspur

Tue, Jul 17 2018

Parrott scored three times as Ireland reached the quarter finals of this summer's Euros in England before being knocked out ...

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Ireland international Claire O'Riordan signs for German Bundesliga side MSV Duisburg

Tue, Jul 17 2018

The Limerick-born forward leaves Women's National League champions Wexford Youths in order to pursue full-time football in one of Europe's ...

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Ireland under-21 star Reece Grego-Cox joins Crawley Town

Tue, Jul 17 2018

The 21-year-old has signed a two-year deal after impressing on trial.

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Limerick join Bray in being hit with transfer ban over unpaid wages

Tue, Jul 17 2018

The FAI acknowledged in a statement on Monday evening that, after meeting with the club, they have received assurance that ...

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Bray Wanderers removed from IRN-BRU Cup and banned from signing players

Tue, Jul 17 2018

The club were set a deadline by the FAI to settle all outstanding wage payments with squad members by 5pm ...

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Argentina remove Sampaoli as head coach after World Cup failure

Mon, Jul 16 2018

The Argentinian Football Association (AFA) over the weekend announced unsurprisingly that they have parted ways with manager Jorge Sampaoli following ...

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Leinster Senior Cup Preview: Longford Town -v- Shelbourne

Mon, Jul 16 2018

Longford Town will look to bounce back from Friday’s league defeat to Finn Harps by securing a Leinster Senior Cup ...

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Rianna Jarrett: 'All I wanted to do was to get back to a level where I could have a kick around with friends on the street'

Mon, Jul 16 2018

The Wexford Youths striker has faced the gruelling road to recovery on multiple occasions as she’s dealt with three ACL ...

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WNL Report: UCD Waves 2 - 1 Kilkenny United

Mon, Jul 16 2018

A late Amy Guilfoyle winner saw UCD Waves finally returned to winning ways with a 2-1 comeback win over Kilkenny ...

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FIFA announce World Cup awards for Russia 2018 tournament

Sun, Jul 15 2018

Following France's World Cup Final win in Moscow, FIFA announced their awards for the tournament.

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