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

Sat, Jun 24 2017

Bottom-of-the-table St Patrick’s Athletic travel down to the Shannon on Saturday night to face sixth-placed Limerick. (Kick-off 6:30 PM)

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Harry Kenny: 'We try not to mention this whole Europe thing'

Sat, Jun 24 2017

Bray Wanderers had the running of Eamonn Deacy Park during much of their 1-2 win over Galway United on Friday ...

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Killian Brennan and Marc Griffin Leave Drogheda United

Sat, Jun 24 2017

Killian Brennan and Marc Griffin have become the latest players to leave Drogheda United, following Gareth McCaffrey who left the ...

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League Report: Dundalk 4 - 0 Finn Harps

Sat, Jun 24 2017

Dundalk turned on the style yet again on Friday night as they made it two wins from two in the ...

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League Report: Shamrock Rovers 4 - 1 Drogheda United

Fri, Jun 23 2017

The teenagers ran riot for Rovers in the second half as the Hoops got their eighth win in a ten ...

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League Report: Galway United 1-2 Bray Wanderers

Fri, Jun 23 2017

Poor defending cost Galway United when they faced Bray Wanderers on Friday night with Harry Kenny’s side dismissing The Tribesmen ...

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North-west derby between Finn Harps and Derry City postponed

Fri, Jun 23 2017

The Candystripes travel to Denmark to take on FC Midtjylland in the first qualifying round of the Europa League on ...

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Bohemians' league game with Dundalk moved forward 48 hours to accommodate Champions League tie

Fri, Jun 23 2017

Bohs' match with Cork City next week has also been postponed.

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League Preview: Dundalk -v- Finn Harps

Fri, Jun 23 2017

Dundalk will begin preparations for the Champions League qualifiers on Friday night when they welcome relegation-threatened Finn Harps to Oriel ...

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League Preview: Shamrock Rovers -v- Drogheda United

Fri, Jun 23 2017

Shamrock Rovers will be looking to continue their impressive home form as they play host to Drogheda United at Tallaght ...

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League Preview: Bohemians -v- Sligo Rovers

Thu, Jun 22 2017

Bohemians will look to continue their fine run of recent form when they welcome fellow relegation-battlers Sligo Rovers to Dalymount ...

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League Preview: Galway United -v- Bray Wanderers

Thu, Jun 22 2017

The Tribesmen are still languishing in the relegation zone and have only gained one point from their last three games ...

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Suspension List - Week 17

Wed, Jun 21 2017

Thankfully the suspension lisf for this weekend's games is much smaller than that of last week but there are a ...

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John Caulfield confirms captain Dunleavy unlikely to play again this season

Wed, Jun 21 2017

There was positive news on the future of Ryan Delaney, however.

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Ryan Delaney has been named SSE Airtricity/Soccer Writers' Association Player of the Month

Tue, Jun 20 2017

Cork City FC defender Ryan Delaney has been named SSE Airtricity/Soccer Writers' Association Player of the Month for May. The ...

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Match Officials Appointed - Week 17

Tue, Jun 20 2017

Derry and Cork alongside UCD and Waterford are arguably the pick of the ties in each division this comin weekend ...

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O'Connor 'on it' for Bradley's Hoops win over Harps

Sat, Jun 17 2017

With four players missing from each side’s team due to suspension, the size and quality of the Shamrock Rovers squad ...

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League Preview: Sligo Rovers -v- Galway United

Sat, Jun 17 2017

The Bit O’Red return after the mid-season break in slightly better form than their Connacht Rivals as they have gone ...

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Midseason Report Card - Finn Harps

Fri, Jun 16 2017

Harps are half way through the campaign and the world is surely still against them.

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League Preview: Cork City -v- Limerick FC

Fri, Jun 16 2017

Derby day for Cork City FC as the Rebel Army take on Limerick at Turners Cross (Kick off at 8:00, ...

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Midseason Report Card - Dundalk

Fri, Jun 16 2017

The Champions have found he task of defending their title for the third time a challenge too far to date, ...

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

Fri, Jun 16 2017

St Patrick's Athletic look to improve on the league's worst home record when they welcome one of the three teams ...

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League Preview: Drogheda United -v- Dundalk

Fri, Jun 16 2017

The second Louth Derby of the season sees both sides looking to improve on indifferent form.

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Midseason Report Card - Limerick

Thu, Jun 15 2017

Paul Dilleen looks back on an eventful first three months for the Shannonsiders.

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League Preview: Bray Wanderers -v- Derry City

Thu, Jun 15 2017

A tasty affair awaits on Friday night as fourth-place Bray Wanderers host third-place Derry City at the Carlisle Grounds (kick-off ...

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Shamrock Rovers striker Graham Burke publicly apologises to fans for misconduct

Thu, Jun 15 2017

The former Aston Villa striker was sent off for kicking out at Pat Cregg during a recent 1-1 draw with ...

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Midseason Report Card - Bray Wanderers

Thu, Jun 15 2017

Bray will be hoping to maintain their impressive first half of the season performance as the second segment roles around.

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League Preview: Finn Harps -v- Shamrock Rovers

Thu, Jun 15 2017

Finn Harps welcome Shamrock Rovers to Finn Park (kick-off 8pm) as they look to start the second half of the ...

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Midseason Report Card - Bohemians

Thu, Jun 15 2017

Bohemians have just about exceeded expectations according to our preview

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SSE Airtricity League Suspension List - Week 16

Wed, Jun 14 2017

A number of players have opted to extend their break by at least another week as they've got themselves suspended ...

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Midseason Report Card - Drogheda United

Tue, Jun 13 2017

Drogheda's mid-season report card has landed.

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Match Officials Appointed - Week 16

Tue, Jun 13 2017

The mid-season break is coming to an end and so we can now look forward to Friday night and the ...

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Cork City still waiting for underage success to filter up to senior level

Tue, Jun 13 2017

John Caulfield admitted his disappointment at the lack of talent coming through to the senior team.

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Saints to host SPL side Hearts in July friendly

Tue, Jun 13 2017

Celtic, Norwich City and FC United of Manchester are also due to face League of Ireland clubs in July.

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Midseason Report Card - Derry City

Mon, Jun 12 2017

Shaun Keenan reflects on an emotional half-season for the Candystripes.

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Midseason Report Card - Shamrock Rovers

Mon, Jun 12 2017

Macdara Ferris runs the rule over Shamrock Rovers' hot and cold campaign to date.

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Midseason Report Card - St Patrick's Athletic

Fri, Jun 09 2017

Graham Russell looks back on a difficult three months for the Saints.

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Liam Buckley looking to take derby day confidence into second half of the season

Thu, Jun 08 2017

The Saints broke for the summer with a hard-fought 1-1 draw with Shamrock Rovers in Tallaght.

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Uefa approve Scottish Cup entry for Sligo and Bray

Thu, Jun 08 2017

League of Ireland Premier Division sides Sligo Rovers and Bray Wanderers have been formally announced as two new participants in ...

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Bray Wanderers and St. Joseph Boys open new academy

Tue, Jun 06 2017

The long standing partnership between Bray Wanderers and St Joseph’s Boys has reached new heights today with the SJB Academy ...

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Stephen Bradley - A lot of players think we can pay crazy money

Tue, Jun 06 2017

The Hoops boss doesn't expect to make any additions over the summer.

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Watch: Robbie Keane talks about life changing Germany goal

Mon, Jun 05 2017

Robbie Keane scored that goal against Germany 15 years ago today. Horray!

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Michael Funston retires from football

Mon, Jun 05 2017

Finn Harps stalwart Michael Funston has retired after a lengthy career spent mostly with the Donegal club.

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Midseason Report Card - Cork City

Sun, Jun 04 2017

Cork City sit well clear at the top of the table at the mid-way point and thus have received a ...

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Midseason Report Card - Galway United

Sun, Jun 04 2017

Galway United are in relegation trouble and here is their mid-season report card.

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Stephen Bradley: 'Swinging out at somebody is not acceptable'

Sat, Jun 03 2017

Stephen Bradley was left frustrated as Shamrock Rovers missed an opportunity to move within three points of Bray Wanderers as ...

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Liam Buckley: If that could be our standard until the end of the season we'll be OK

Sat, Jun 03 2017

Liam Buckley has challenged his side to replicate Friday night's performance away to Shamrock Rovers for the rest of the ...

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Stephen Walsh Betting Column - Week 17

Fri, Jun 02 2017

As we approach the final week of the first half of the season, we have a pathetic run of form ...

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League Preview: Athlone Town -v- Waterford FC

Fri, Jun 02 2017

Athlone take on Waterford United hoping to give themselves a bit of a boost up heading into the mid-season break. ...

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League of Ireland Gameweek 15 - Live

Fri, Jun 02 2017

The mid-season break is almost upon us but before the players all head off on their summer holidays we have ...

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