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League Of Ireland Transfer Tracker - Winter 2018/19

Sun, Nov 18 2018

The 2018 SSE Airtricity League season is almost at a close many hard months of clubs fighting for every single ...

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Bohemians goalkeeper Shane Supple announces retirement from football

Tue, Nov 13 2018

The 31-year-old made the decision to call time on his playing career for the second time, following consultation with doctors, ...

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Devine revelation: Declan Devine returns for second spell in Derry City hotseat

Tue, Nov 13 2018

“We need an identity, we need passion, we need support, we need players who are going to respect and honour ...

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Neil Doyle named PFAI Referee of the Year as Adriano Reale takes First Division award

Sun, Nov 11 2018

Dundrum native Doyle took the reins at his second cup final last Sunday as Dundalk edged out Cork City 2-1 ...

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Jamie McGrath of Dundalk takes PFAI Young Player of the Year gong

Sun, Nov 11 2018

The 21-year-old stepped in the number ten role vacated by Patrick McEleney at the beginning of the season and made ...

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Dundalk winger Michael Duffy named PFAI Player of the Year

Sat, Nov 10 2018

The Derry native scored 13 goals and registered a massive 25 assists as the Louth side completed their second league ...

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Dundalk supremo Stephen Kenny named PFAI Manager of the Year

Sat, Nov 10 2018

Dundalk manager Stephen Kenny has scooped the PFAI Manager of the Year award for the fifth time in six years.

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End of Season Report Card 2018 - Dundalk

Thu, Nov 08 2018

Dundalk won the league and therefore they have recieved a positive report card to wrap up the season.

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Getup Stand-down: Bohemians forced to withdraw Bob Marley-inspired jersey from sale

Mon, Nov 05 2018

10% of proceeds from the sales of the new kit will now be placed into a fund, already in operation ...

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Play-off Final Preview: Limerick -v- Finn Harps

Fri, Nov 02 2018

Limerick look to over turn a first leg deficit when they face Finn Harps at Markets Field on Friday evening ...

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End of Season Report Card 2018 - Shamrock Rovers

Wed, Oct 31 2018

The Hoops season has ended and their report card from the past year has just landed in the door.

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Play-off Final Preview: Finn Harps -v- Limerick

Mon, Oct 29 2018

Finn Harps take on Limerick in the first leg of the play-off final (kick-off 7.45pm) in a repeat of the ...

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Suspension List - 28th October 2018

Sun, Oct 28 2018

A number of players, and managers, will miss the first game of next season after recieving bans for a number ...

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Kenny Shiels' three-year reign as Derry City manager comes to an end

Sat, Oct 27 2018

Despite winning the EA Sports Cup final at home to Cobh in September, Derry’s recent form has been poor, with ...

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Sligo Rovers appoint Liam Buckley as new manager

Fri, Oct 26 2018

Legendary former St Patrick’s Athletic manager Liam Buckley has been announced as the new Sligo Rovers boss for the forthcoming ...

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League Preview: Waterford -v- Limerick

Fri, Oct 26 2018

The curtain comes down on Waterford's first season back in the Premier Division this Friday night with play-off participants Limerick ...

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League Preview: Cork City -v- Bray Wanderers

Fri, Oct 26 2018

Cork City look to see out the 2018 league season at Turners Cross tonight with the visit of already relegated ...

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League Preview: Bohemians -v- Dundalk

Fri, Oct 26 2018

Looking to end their league campaign on a high at least, Bohemians will surely be hoping to finish with a ...

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League Preview: Sligo Rovers -v- Shamrock Rovers

Fri, Oct 26 2018

Sligo Rovers currently occupy 8th place in the Premier Division table and can still mathematically finish in 7th ahead of ...

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League Preview: St Patrick's Athletic -v- Derry City

Fri, Oct 26 2018

St Patrick’s Athletic bid for a top-half finish in the Premier Division as they welcome Derry City to Richmond Park ...

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St Patrick's Athletic appoint Harry Kenny as manager for the 2019 season

Wed, Oct 24 2018

St Parick's Athletic have confirmed the appointment of former Bray Wanderers manager Harry Kenny as manager following the departure of ...

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Tommy Barrett - 'The play-off is the best we could have done'

Wed, Oct 24 2018

Limerick manager Tommy Barrett spoke to the media following his sides dismal 4-0 reverse to St Patrick's Athletic.

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Reggae-lation kit - Bohemians divide opinion with new kit paying homage to Bob Marley

Tue, Oct 23 2018

The white away kit – which follows on from the club issuing an FAI Cup jersey this year – features ...

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League of Ireland mascots set to do battle in aid of the Irish Cancer Society

Sun, Oct 21 2018

The 2018 League of Ireland title race may be over but the destination of the trophy for the victor of ...

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League Preview: Derry City -v- Cork City

Fri, Oct 19 2018

Seventh-placed Derry City play host to runners-up Cork City at the Brandywell for the last time this season (kick-off 7:45 ...

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Match Officials Appointed - 19th October 2018

Fri, Oct 19 2018

The match officials for this evenings games along with those taking place on Monday have been announced by the FAI.

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League Preview: Bray Wanderers -v- Bohemians

Fri, Oct 19 2018

Already-relegated Bray Wanderers host Bohemians at the Carlisle Grounds as the Seagulls have nothing left but pride to play for ...

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League Preview: Dundalk -v- Sligo Rovers

Fri, Oct 19 2018

Dundalk will receive the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division trophy at the end of what is their last home match ...

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League Preview: Shamrock Rovers -v- Waterford

Fri, Oct 19 2018

Third-placed Shamrock Rovers welcome Waterford to the Tallaght Stadium on Friday in the penultimate fixture of their Premier Division season ...

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League Preview: St. Patrick's Athletic -v- Shamrock Rovers

Fri, Oct 12 2018

Friday night sees fifth-placed St Patrick’s Athletic play host to third-placed Shamrock Rovers at Richmond Park (kick-off 7:45 pm), in ...

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Latvian officials to oversee Saints clash against the Hoops

Fri, Oct 12 2018

As part of an FAI exchange programme, Latvian officials will take change of the SSE Airtricity League of Ireland game ...

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Winning trophies is great and I want more - Ian Birmingham

Tue, Oct 09 2018

As someone who’s represented his country up to U-21 level and won major trophies for St Patrick’s Athletic, the last ...

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Suspension List - 7th October 2018

Sun, Oct 07 2018

The suspension list for this coming week's games has been released by the FAI.

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16-year-old Seagulls keeper Minogue hoping Bray can bounce back quickly

Fri, Oct 05 2018

Bray Wanderers travel to Sligo on Saturday evening with the Seagulls stuck bottom of the Premier Division, facing First Division ...

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League Preview: Dundalk -v- St. Patrick's Athletic

Fri, Oct 05 2018

Dundalk need just a point to seal what would be a fourth league championship in five seasons when they welcome ...

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League Preview: Bohemians -v- Waterford

Fri, Oct 05 2018

A much-changed Bohemians side is expected to take to the field against a Europa League chasing Waterford at Dalymount Park ...

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Grace calling for Rovers consistency

Tue, Oct 02 2018

It was a painful early exit in the FAI Cup this season for Shamrock Rovers losing 1-0 away to First ...

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Liam Buckley resigns as St Patrick's Athletic manager

Tue, Sep 25 2018

Saturday evening’s 3-1 defeat to a fringe Bohemians selection appears to have been the final straw for Buckley, who was ...

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League Preview: Dundalk -v- Derry City

Tue, Sep 25 2018

Dundalk can reclaim the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division title in everything but name should they pick up three more ...

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Pairc Ui Chaoimh prepares to honour Liam Miller in a way he so richly deserves

Sun, Sep 23 2018

Liam Miller was a man who made his childhood dreams come through as a result of hard work, commitment, self-belief ...

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League Preview: St. Patrick's Athletic -v- Bohemians

Sat, Sep 22 2018

St. Patrick’s Athletic come into this Dublin derby off the back of good recent form looking for their third league ...

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League Report: Bray Wanderers 0 - 2 Limerick

Sat, Sep 22 2018

Bray Wanderers succumbed to defeat against an utterly dominant Limerick side at the Carlisle as they all but confirmed their ...

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League Preview: Waterford -v- Sligo Rovers

Fri, Sep 21 2018

After a disappointing F.A.I Cup defeat away to First Division Champions U.C.D, Waterford returned to winning ways in the league ...

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League Preview: Cork City -v- Dundalk

Fri, Sep 21 2018

Friday evening’s fixture at home to Dundalk is one of the biggest games of the season for Cork City as ...

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League Preview: Bray Wanderers -v- Limerick

Fri, Sep 21 2018

Premier Division basement strugglers Bray Wanderers host fellow relegation candidates Limerick FC in a fascinating duel between the top tiers ...

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Watch: Goalkeeper Brendan Clarke scores a penalty as St Patrick's Athletic see off Sligo Rovers

Sat, Sep 15 2018

Clarke stepped up to the plate in the absence of regular penalty-takers Conan Byrne and Ian Turner after Simon Madden ...

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League Preview: Sligo Rovers -v- St Patrick's Athletic

Sat, Sep 15 2018

Sligo Rovers continue their rollercoaster season this evening when they welcome St. Patrick's Athletic to the Showgrounds (kick-off 7.45pm) looking ...

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League Preview: Waterford -v- Bray Wanderers

Fri, Sep 14 2018

Waterford are back in home league action after six weeks as they host Bray Wanderers at the RSC on Friday ...

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League Preview: Bohemians -v- Cork City

Fri, Sep 14 2018

Cork City travel to take on in form Bohemians on Friday night with three points a must as they look ...

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Luke Byrne and Dave McAllister out for the season but Trevor Clarke ramps up injury recovery for the Hoops

Fri, Sep 14 2018

Clarke is back running after undergoing surgery on a cruciate knee ligament injury suffered against Waterford earlier in the season.

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