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League Of Ireland Transfer Tracker - Winter 2017/18

Sat, Dec 16 2017

The 2017 SSE Airtricity League season has drawn to a close after many hard months of clubs fighting for every ...

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'It's one of the most selfish decisions I've ever made' - Irish international O'Gorman swaps UCD for Peamount

Fri, Dec 15 2017

Aine O'Gorman has given up the captaincy at UCD Waves to chase trophies with Peamount

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Striker Ciaran O'Connor returns to Finn Harps following Dundalk departure

Fri, Dec 15 2017

The Dundalk native spent the first half of last season on loan at Finn Park.

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Chris Lyons joins Drogheda United from Shelbourne

Fri, Dec 15 2017

The striker previously worked with Drogheda director of football Dave Robertson at Sligo.

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Striker Gareth McCaffrey returns to Drogheda United from Cabinteely

Fri, Dec 15 2017

The Dubliner left United Park midway through last season to sign for Cabo.

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Drogheda United re-sign midfielder Jake Hyland

Fri, Dec 15 2017

The former St Patrick's Athletic and Bohemians man returns for a third year on Boyneside.

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Swedish stalwart Kim Kallstrom calls time on playing career

Fri, Dec 15 2017

The 35-year-old had played to play one more year with Djurgardens

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Defender Colm Deasy signs new deal with Drogheda United

Fri, Dec 15 2017

The 20-year-old has made 46 appearances for the Boynesiders over two seasons.

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Cork City talisman John Dunleavy puts injury nightmare to bed as he signs new contract

Wed, Dec 13 2017

The captain suffered a serious knee injury that prematurely ended his season in 2017.

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Finn Harps sign defender Aidan Friel from Longford Town

Wed, Dec 13 2017

The Strabane native has had previous spells with Athlone Town and Wexford Youths.

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President Higgins leads tributes after Shelbourne youth player Izzy Dezu passes away

Wed, Dec 13 2017

The 16-year-old Tallaght native collapsed during a match with St Kevin's Boys on Tuesday.

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Former St Francis striker signs pro deal with Rotherham United

Tue, Dec 12 2017

Joshua Kayode was part of an all-conquering youth team with the Baldonnell club.

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Saints sign exciting winger James Doona from Shamrock Rovers

Tue, Dec 12 2017

The 19-year-old had been linked with Tranmere Rovers over the winter.

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Galway United make First Division statement with the recapture of former captain Ryan Connolly

Tue, Dec 12 2017

Sought-after striker Eoin McCormack has also signed a new deal at Eamonn Deacy Park.

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Barry Murphy and Ian Turner sign new deals with St Patrick's Athletic

Tue, Dec 12 2017

The pair bring to 14 players the number signed up for Liam Buckley's Saints.

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Longford Town sign defender Adam O'Connor from Shelbourne

Tue, Dec 12 2017

O'Connor brings to 14 the number of players signed up so far for next season.

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Linfield to kick off Irish Cup defence at home to amateur Glebe Rangers

Tue, Dec 12 2017

Cliftonvolle host Warrenpoint Town in one of two all-Premiership clashes.

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Roddy Collins moves upstairs as Aaron Callaghan joins new management set-up at Athlone Town

Mon, Dec 11 2017

The club failed to win any of their last 17 league games last season as they finished bottom.

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All-Ireland-winning coach Jim McGuinness may await Shamrock Rovers in pre-season Atlantic Cup

Mon, Dec 11 2017

The pre-season tournament takes place in Algarve in Portugal at the end of January.

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Champions Real Madrid draw PSG in pick of the Champions League last 16

Mon, Dec 11 2017

Other exciting clashes include Tottenham Hotspur facing last season’s finalists Juventus where Mauricio Pochettino’s men will look to get to ...

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Tim Clancy makes first signings as Drogheda manager as Farragher, Kane and Sean Brennan pen new deals

Mon, Dec 11 2017

Kevin Farragher, Conor Kane and Sean Brennan have signed deals with the First Division club.

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Watch: Irish former Manchester City youth Jack Byrne scores screamer in League One

Mon, Dec 11 2017

The cracking strike was the first of a brace for the former Manchester City youngster, who has endured a testing ...

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Dutch league loses automatic Champions League group stage spot for the first time

Sat, Dec 09 2017

The Dutch champions will have to go through the qualifiers for the next two years.

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St Patrick's Athletic sign Ireland under-19 keeper Brian Maher to first pro deal

Sat, Dec 09 2017

The 17-year-old has spent the past two years with the club's under-17 and under-19 teams.

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League of Ireland goals record to elude Jason Byrne as the striker joins amateur Bluebell United

Fri, Dec 08 2017

Byrne has scored 218 League of Ireland goals - 13 short of Brendan Bradley's longstanding record.

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Waterford sign First Division goalkeeper of the year Niall Corbet from UCD

Fri, Dec 08 2017

The Laois man will compete with Matthew Connor for the Blues' number one shirt.

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Coleraine achieve transfer coup with signing of Cork City double-winner Stephen Dooley

Fri, Dec 08 2017

The Premiership table-toppers have won the race for the Ballymoney man's signature.

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Promotion boost for Finn Harps as former Celtic man Paddy McCourt signs new deal

Fri, Dec 08 2017

Gareth Harkin has also signed back for a fifth straight season.

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Peru captain Paolo Guerrero to miss World Cup after testing positive for cocaine

Fri, Dec 08 2017

The striker tested positive following a 0-0 draw with Argentina in qualifying in October.

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Former PFAI Player of the Year Killian Brennan signs new Saints deal

Fri, Dec 08 2017

The midfielder rejoined Pats last summer and helped Liam Buckley's side avoid relegation.

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Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo wins record-equalling fifth Ballon d'Or

Thu, Dec 07 2017

The award takes the Portuguese star level with Barcelona's Lionel Messi.

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Ireland and Spain paired up in potential Euro 2020 draw as Brussels stripped of host status

Thu, Dec 07 2017

Dublin will host four games with Ireland guaranteed two games at the Aviva Stadium should they qualify

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Wexford retain three more for 2018 as Bolger, Kelly and Byrne sign on

Thu, Dec 07 2017

Danny Bolger, Dean Kelly and Mikey Byrne have all re-signed for Damien Locke’s side.

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Former Crystal Palace midfielder Owen Garvan signs new deal with Saints

Thu, Dec 07 2017

The one-time Irish under-21 international has signed up for a second season in Inchicore.

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St Patrick's Athletic snap up full-back Simon Madden from Shamrock Rovers

Thu, Dec 07 2017

Madden follows Thomas Byrne in the entrance at Richmond Park, while Lee Desmond and Michael Barker signed new deals.

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Defender Gary Boylan turns down European football to sign new Sligo Rovers deal

Wed, Dec 06 2017

The 21-year-old had interest from a club that finished in the top four last year.

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Shakthar Donetsk upset Manchester City as Champions League last 16 line-up confirmed

Wed, Dec 06 2017

The draw for the last 16 will take place at UEFA HQ in Nyon on Monday, December 11th.

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Keith Long welcomes the return of 'explosive' Kevin Devaney to Dalymount Park

Wed, Dec 06 2017

Midfielders Ian Morris and Philip Gannon have also signed new deals for 2018.

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Burnley confirm Ireland star Robbie Brady to undergo knee surgery

Wed, Dec 06 2017

Clarets boss Sean Dyche confirmed the 25-year-old will face a 'substantial recovery period' from the injury sustained during the Clarets' ...

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Former Kilmarnock defender Tim Clancy appointed Drogheda United manager

Wed, Dec 06 2017

Ex-Sligo Rovers boss Dave Robertson has been installed as the club's director of football.

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Ollie Horgan signs back for two more years with Finn Harps

Mon, Dec 04 2017

Finn Harps have announced that manager Ollie Horgan has signed a new two-year contract at Finn Park.

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Dundalk re-sign Robbie Benson on a one year deal

Mon, Dec 04 2017

Dundalk have announced the re-signing of midfielder Robbie Benson ahead of the 2018 SSE Airtricity League season.

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Elworthy and O’Reilly sign for Longford Town

Mon, Dec 04 2017

Longford Town have announced that former Drogheda United man Shane Elworthy and previous UCD Under-19 star Andy O’Reilly are to ...

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Spain to face Portugal in pick of World Cup opening clashes

Fri, Dec 01 2017

Alex Dunne looks at what the World Cup through up at the Kremlin this afternoon

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2018 SSE Airtricity League format confirmed

Thu, Nov 30 2017

The format for both divisions in the 2018 SSE Airtricity League were confirmed on Thursday with the Premier kicking off ...

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Daire Doyle calls time on playing career and signs on as Longford Town assistant manager

Thu, Nov 30 2017

Having announced his retirement from football after a 20-year long career which saw the Dubliner represent many a club from ...

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Cabinteely sign goalkeeper McGuinness from Drogheda United

Thu, Nov 30 2017

Cabinteely have announced the signing of goalkeeper Stephen McGuinness from Drogheda United.

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Record goalscorer Davy O'Sullivan departs Longford Town

Thu, Nov 30 2017

Wednesday marked the end of an era at Longford Town FC as all-time record goalscorer Davy O'Sullivan announced his departure ...

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Sam Allardyce expected to be appointed Everton manager

Wed, Nov 29 2017

Everton expect to finalise a deal to make former Limerick manager Sam Allardyce their new manager with the Englishman to ...

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