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Linfield issue extraordinary statement in response to former Celtic player

Tue, Jun 27 2017

Former Celtic midfielder Joe Miller alleged made assertions in an interview with the Daily Record newspaper.

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Former Ireland under-21 midfielder Alan Power signs for Kilmarnock

Fri, Jun 23 2017

Power captained Lincoln City to the quarter-finals of the FA Cup in 2017.

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Cork City the happiest as League of Ireland clubs learn Europa League opponents

Mon, Jun 19 2017

City will face Levadia Tallinn of Estonia, Shamrock Rovers face Iceland's Stjarnan while Derry City face a diffficult meeting with ...

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Dundalk to face Rosenborg in Champions League qualifying

Mon, Jun 19 2017

The Lilywhites avoided nightmare ties such as Celtic and Malmo.

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Champions League and Europa League Draws - What the League of Ireland clubs can expect from today's draw

Mon, Jun 19 2017

Cork City look well-placed but the other three sides face tough draws.

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James McClean on being back home in Derry

Sun, Jun 18 2017

James McClean wears his heart on his sleeve and his love for Derry in ink on his body. Speaking on ...

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Republic of Ireland player ratings -v- Austria (June 11 2017)

Tue, Jun 13 2017

Ireland laboured to a 1-1 draw with Austria that at least leaves them no worse off in the table.

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Former Cork City defender Eoghan O'Connell leaves Celtic for Bury

Mon, Jun 12 2017

O'Connell spent the start of the 2016 season on loan at Turner's Cross.

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Kevin Long: 'It's every kid's dream to play for their country'

Mon, Jun 12 2017

The former Cork City man spoke after making his competitive debut in Sunday's 1-1 draw with Austria.

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Fans reminded to arrive early at Aviva due to enhanced security checks

Sun, Jun 11 2017

Just like last Sunday against Uruguay, Irish fans traveling to the Aviva Stadium for tonight’s Qualifier against Austria are asked ...

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World Cup Qualifier Preview: Israel -v- Albania

Sun, Jun 11 2017

Back in November these two sides met on a chaotic occasion in the dreary Albanian industrial city of Elbasan. In ...

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World Cup Qualifier Preview: Republic of Ireland -v- Austria

Sat, Jun 10 2017

Since Martin O’Neill’s men won 1-0 in Austria last November, their momentum was checked somewhat by the scoreless home draw ...

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O'Neill looking to Warrior Walters in Austria battle

Sat, Jun 10 2017

The battle for qualification for Russia 2018 comes into sharp focus for the Republic of Ireland on Sunday evening. Ahead ...

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Shay Given released by Premier League Stoke City

Fri, Jun 09 2017

The 41-year-old may opt to hang up his boots.

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John O'Shea released by Sunderland

Fri, Jun 09 2017

The defender leaves the Stadium of Light after six years.

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Further blow for Austria as top scorer Janko to miss Ireland clash

Wed, Jun 07 2017

The Sparta Praha striker has withdrawn with tonsillitis.

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McGoldrick ruled out of Austria game

Tue, Jun 06 2017

David McGoldrick has been ruled out of the Republic of Ireland’s World Cup Qualifier against Austria on Sunday.

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Welsh squad named for important Serbia qualifier

Tue, Jun 06 2017

The Republic of Ireland are busy preparing for their World Cup Qualifier against Austria this Sunday, but Irish eyes will ...

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Ireland to hold open training session at Aviva on Wednesday morning

Tue, Jun 06 2017

The squad will hold an open training session at the Aviva Stadium ahead of Sunday's World Cup qualifier with Austria

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Postcard from Cardiff and the Champions League Final

Mon, Jun 05 2017

It certainly was a different type of occasion to the last football match I’d attended in the same venue. A ...

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Republic of Ireland player ratings vs Uruguay

Sun, Jun 04 2017

Martin O'Neill's side had several standout figures as they were deserved 3-1 winners at the Aviva Stadium.

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International Friendly Preview & LIVE UPDATES: Republic of Ireland -v- Uruguay

Sun, Jun 04 2017

Ireland play 16th ranked in the world Uruguay at the Aviva (Kick-off 6:00 PM), in a game that gives vital ...

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Cristiano Ronaldo - The numbers don't lie

Sun, Jun 04 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo, the star of a star-studded Real Madrid team, earned his man of the match award in the Champions ...

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Zinedine Zidane - We were spectacular in that second half

Sun, Jun 04 2017

While Juventus came to Cardiff after winning six consecutive Scudetti, it was Zinedine Zidane’s Real Madrid team that earned their ...

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New 'no bag' policy for Uruguay friendly in Aviva.

Sun, Jun 04 2017

Fans traveling to the Aviva Stadium on Sunday for the friendly against Uruguay are asked to arrive to the ground ...

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Champions League Final Report: Juventus 1 - 4 Real Madrid

Sat, Jun 03 2017

Once again Cristiano Ronaldo inspired Real Madrid to glory on the night when they became the first side to win ...

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Champions League Final LIVE UPDATES: Juventus -v- Real Madrid

Sat, Jun 03 2017

For La Vecchia Signora it is a real match. The Old Lady and her old men are looking for their ...

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O'Neill ready to "change a few things around" for meeting with Uruguay

Sat, Jun 03 2017

Martin O’Neill and Robbie Brady took the press conference ahead of the friendly against Uruguay in the Aviva Stadium tomorrow ...

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O'Neill adds nine to squad ahead of Uruguay clash

Sat, Jun 03 2017

Republic of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill has added strength in depth to his squad in anticipation of the visit of ...

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Buffon's battle for Champions League glory

Sat, Jun 03 2017

Juventus captain and goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon, who is looking to keep Portuguese star striker Cristiano Ronaldo at bay.

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International Friendly Preview: Northern Ireland -v- New Zealand

Fri, Jun 02 2017

In preparation for their upcoming World Cup qualifier on June 10 away to Azerbaijan, Northern Ireland host New Zealand tonight ...

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Former Sligo Rovers boss Paul Cook appointed at Wigan Athletic

Thu, Jun 01 2017

Cook leaves Portsmouth having guided them to the League Two title earlier this month.

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Former Ireland international Andy Keogh signs new two-year deal at Perth Glory

Tue, May 30 2017

Keogh is the club's top scorer in the A-League era with 34 goals in 70 games.

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Duffy and O'Kane travel with Ireland squad to America despite minor car crash

Mon, May 29 2017

The Derrymen were uninjured in the collision on Sunday.

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Preparations stepping up for O'Neill's Men in Fota Island Training Camp

Wed, May 24 2017

As part of the preparations for the June international fixtures, the three day training camp for the Ireland squad is ...

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West Ham's Declan Rice called up to Ireland senior squad

Tue, May 23 2017

Rice joins fellow uncapped players Kevin Long and Alan Browne in the training camp at Fota Island.

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Four uncapped players in Austria squad for World Cup qualifier in Dublin

Tue, May 23 2017

Marco Janko and David Alaba are the experienced name in a youthful squad.

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Former Shamrock Rovers and Aston Villa full-back Enda Stevens signs for Sheffield United

Tue, May 23 2017

The Dubliner was named in the League Two team of the season for his performances with title-winning Portsmouth under Paul ...

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Richie Towell signs two-year deal with Premier League Brighton

Tue, May 23 2017

The Dubliner has yet to start a league game in 18 months with Albion.

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Former Cork City midfielder Browne drafted to senior squad

Mon, May 22 2017

He's one of five ex-City men in the 38-man squad.

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Danny North signs for non-league Cleethorpes Town

Mon, May 22 2017

The former Shamrock Rovers, Sligo Rovers and Saint Patrick's Athletic player Danny North has signed for non-league club Cleethorpes Town ...

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Martin O'Neill on Sean Maguire: 'There are a couple of lads in front of him at the moment'

Mon, May 15 2017

The Ireland boss opted for the tried-and-trusted up front with Kevin Doyle and David McGoldrick preferred.

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Former Cork City defender Kevin Long named in Ireland squad to face Mexico, Uruguay and Austria

Mon, May 15 2017

City striker Sean Maguire misses out as Long is the only new face in the 37-man squad.

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Osam names home-based under-16s squad for development tournament

Wed, May 10 2017

The squad excludes a number currently at the under-17 European Championships in Croatia.

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Ireland set up U17 Euro quarter-final meeting with England despite heavy loss

Wed, May 10 2017

Colin O'Brien's side were beaten 7-0 by Germany but went through on a tiebreak with Serbia and Bosnia.

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Former Cork City full-back Brian Lenihan signs new Hull deal

Wed, May 10 2017

The right-back will stay at Hulll in 2018 regardless of their relegation fate.

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Former Sligo boss Ian Baraclough named Northern Ireland under-21 manager

Fri, May 05 2017

The Englishman has been working as John Sheridan's assistant at Oldham Athletic.

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Ireland captain Seamus Coleman signs new five-year deal at Everton

Fri, May 05 2017

The Donegal man's new deal will keep him at Goodison Park until he's 33.

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Ireland's under-17 Euros opener v Serbia to be broadcast live this afternoon

Thu, May 04 2017

Colin O'Brien's team have been drawn in a tough group alongside Serbia, Bosnia & Herzegovina and Germany with the top ...

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Seven League of Ireland players in Ireland under-17 squad for Euros in Croatia

Mon, May 01 2017

Ireland will face Germany, Serbia and Bosnia & Herzegovina in a competitive group.

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