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Had Boots Did Travel: Midweek Championship edition (Aug 16 2017)

Fri, Aug 18 2017

27 Irish players appeared in total, with ten of those coming through the League of Ireland.

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Europa League Review: Rosenborg down Ajax but Midtjylland and AEK Larnaca fall to defeats

Fri, Aug 18 2017

The Danish champions secured a famous 1-0 away win to Ajax in Amsterdam.

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Sligo Rovers to host Falkirk Bairns in Scottish Challenge Cup

Thu, Aug 17 2017

Bray Wanderers have been awarded a trip to Scottish League Two side Elgin City.

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Champions League Review: Celtic and Liverpool have one foot in tournament proper

Thu, Aug 17 2017

Elsewhere, Napoli ran out comfortable 2-0 winners over Nice.

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Adem Ljajic recalled as Serbia name squad to face Ireland

Wed, Aug 16 2017

The Eagles will face Moldova in Belgrade on September 2nd before travelling to Dublin three days later.

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Danske Bank Premiership Review (August 15 2017)

Wed, Aug 16 2017

Five teams have two wins from two as the table splits neatly into the haves and have nots.

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Former Galway United keeper Aaron Dillon signs for Blackburn Rovers

Tue, Aug 15 2017

Dillon began his League of Ireland career with Athlone Town and appeared once on the bench for Galway's senior team.

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O'Neill heaps praise on those returning to the international fold

Mon, Aug 14 2017

Greg Cunningham has been called up for the first time in four years, while Rob Elliot has recovered from a ...

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Michael O'Neill: 'It was an enormous turnaround in three years at Rovers - maybe it wasn't fully appreciated'

Mon, Aug 14 2017

The Northern Ireland manager reflects on a career that's taken him around the world.

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Sean Maguire receives first senior international call-up for World Cup double-header

Mon, Aug 14 2017

The Kilkenny man made his debut for Preston North End nine days ago.

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Roy Keane is yet to be formally approached by the Israel Football Association

Thu, Aug 10 2017

The Israelis have, however, sounded out FAI officials about the former Irish captain's suitability.

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Jurgen Klopp hails Dublin crowd for 'Special Atmosphere' in Aviva win

Sun, Aug 06 2017

At the Aviva yesterday when the players names were getting called out by the stadium announcer, the biggest cheer came ...

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Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho: '220 million euro for Neymar is not expensive'

Sun, Aug 06 2017

The main topic of conversation being about the evaluation of pre-season and new signing Nemanja Matic from Chelsea.

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Friendly Preview: Liverpool -v- Athletic Club

Sat, Aug 05 2017

Liverpool come into this gala friendly at The Aviva Stadium unbeaten in an extensive pre-season so far. The annual pre-season ...

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So who are Athletic Bilbao, Liverpool's Dublin-bound opponents?

Sat, Aug 05 2017

With Liverpool coming to Dublin to play La Liga outfit Athletic Bilbao on Saturday evening in the Aviva Stadium, in ...

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Former Shamrock Rovers striker Noel Hunt joins Paul Cook at Wigan Athletic

Thu, Aug 03 2017

Hunt spent last year working under Cook at Portsmouth, helping them to lift the League Two title.

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Irish international Anthony Stokes returns to Hibernian for a third time

Thu, Aug 03 2017

The striker cancelled his contract with Blackburn Rovers by mutual consent last month.

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Ireland under-21 midfielder Josh Cullen joins Bolton Wanderers on loan from West Ham United

Thu, Aug 03 2017

Cullen, who spent last season on loan with Bradford City in England's League One, has impressed alongside fellow Irishman Declan ...

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Midseason cross-border friendlies: a recap

Thu, Aug 03 2017

The month of July saw 12 friendly games take place between Irish clubs and British clubs. Four English, (Charlton Athletic ...

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Who are Dublin-bound Serie A outfit Sampdoria?

Tue, Aug 01 2017

The Serie A side are set to play a friendly in the Aviva on Wednesday.

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Former Derry City winger Stephen McLaughlin signs three-year deal with Southend United

Wed, Jul 26 2017

The former Derry and Finn Harps man joined the Shrimpers, initially on loan, in 2015.

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Linfield issue lifetime ban to supporter over Glasgow conviction

Tue, Jul 25 2017

A statement issued by the club on Tuesday morning said the club does not believe the individual is a member ...

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Ireland under-17 striker Adam Idah joins Norwich City

Mon, Jul 24 2017

The Corkman scored the winner in the European Championships win over Bosnia and Herzegovina in May.

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Darren Randolph joins Middlesbrough in deal worth €5.5 million

Mon, Jul 24 2017

Randolph has spent the past two seasons with West Ham United

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Former Galway United goalkeeper and Ireland international David Forde signs for Cambridge United

Fri, Jul 21 2017

The Galway man had two separate stints with his hometown club before settling in the UK.

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Linfield to seek 'financial redress' after club fined €10,000 for crowd trouble against Celtic

Fri, Jul 21 2017

The Belfast club have also been ordered to close a section of Windsor Park during their next European match.

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Glenn Whelan signs for Aston Villa

Fri, Jul 21 2017

The 81-times capped Ireland international leaves Stoke City after nine years.

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Europa League Preview: Mlada Boleslav -v- Shamrock Rovers

Thu, Jul 20 2017

Mlada Boleslav go into the home leg of their Europa League second qualifying round tie in full control having won ...

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Europa League Preview: AEK Larnaca -v- Cork City

Thu, Jul 20 2017

Following a 1-0 defeat at home in the opening leg, Cork will look to overturn the deficit as they take ...

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Champions League Preview: Rosenborg -v- Dundalk

Wed, Jul 19 2017

The Norwegians hold the advantage of an away goal heading into the game at Lerkendal Stadion.

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Irish under-21 international Sam Byrne signs new Everton deal

Wed, Jul 19 2017

The 21-year-old joined the Toffees on a free transfer from Manchester United in 2014.

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Former Galway player Ryan Manning signs new Queens Park Rangers deal

Mon, Jul 17 2017

The midfielder has signed a one-year contract extension to his existing deal which will keep him at Loftus Road until ...

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So who are Celtic, Linfield's Champions League opponents?

Fri, Jul 14 2017

We run the rule over the Scottish side who face Linfield in a Champions League qualifier at Windsor Park on ...

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Republic of Ireland internationalist Aiden McGeady joins Sunderland from Everton

Fri, Jul 14 2017

The Republic of Ireland links up again with manager Simon Grayson, who took him on loan at Preston North End ...

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Europa League Preview: Cork City -v- AEK Larnaca

Thu, Jul 13 2017

Turner's Cross hosts European football for the second Thursday in a row as Cork City welcome Cypriot side AEK Larnaca ...

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So who are Cork City's Europa League opponents AEK Larnaca?

Thu, Jul 13 2017

AEK Larnaca are one of a relatively small number of clubs in European competition that Cork City can claim a ...

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Europa League Preview: Shamrock Rovers -v- Mlada Boleslav

Wed, Jul 12 2017

It is a step up in calibre of opposition for Shamrock Rovers this week as the Hoops take on a ...

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So who are Dundalk's Champions League opponents Rosenborg BK?

Wed, Jul 12 2017

As Dundalk prepare to kick off their Champions League campaign with a second round first leg at Oriel Park on ...

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So who are Mlada Boleslav, Shamrock Rovers' Europa League opponents?

Wed, Jul 12 2017

Thursday at Tallaght Stadium sees Shamrock Rovers welcome FK Mlada Boleslav for the first leg of their Europa League second ...

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Champions League Preview: Dundalk -v- Rosenborg

Tue, Jul 11 2017

A sold-out Oriel Park plays host to Dundalk's return to European action as the Lillywhites entertain Norwegian side Rosenborg in ...

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Ireland narrowly miss out at Neymar Junior Fives in Brazil

Mon, Jul 10 2017

The seven-man Irish squad missed out on a last 32 spot by three goals.

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Ireland striker Jon Walters swaps Stoke City for Tallaght-bound Burnley

Sat, Jul 08 2017

The Ireland striker could make his Burnley bow in a friendly with Shamrock Rovers next Friday.

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Irish team bid for glory at Neymar Jr 5s in Brazil

Fri, Jul 07 2017

The Limerick-based team qualified for the tournament after winning a national final in Belfast.

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Wes Hoolahan enjoying life under former Dortmund II manager Farke

Fri, Jul 07 2017

The midfield wizard spoke following Norwich City's 5-0 win over Cobh Ramblers on Wednesday.

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Shamrock Rovers player ratings -v- Stjarnan

Fri, Jul 07 2017

How the Shamrock Rovers players rated in their 1-0 victory over Stjarnan at Tallaght Stadium.

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John Caulfield: 'Sean Maguire is a special person and is a phenomenal guy'

Fri, Jul 07 2017

Caulfield spoke after the Preston-bound striker scored a hat-trick to become City's top scorer in European competition.

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Europa League Report: Shamrock Rovers 1 - 0 Stjarnan (2-0 on agg)

Thu, Jul 06 2017

Shamrock Rovers booked a Europa League meeting with Czech side Mlada Boleslav as a first-half Graham Burke goal helped them ...

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Europa League Report: Cork City 4 - 2 Levadia Tallinn (6-2 on agg)

Thu, Jul 06 2017

For only the second time in the club history, Cork City won both legs of a European round. The previous ...

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Europa League Preview: Cork City -v- Levadia Tallinn

Thu, Jul 06 2017

Cork City have one foot in the second qualifying round of the Europa League as they take a 2-0 lead ...

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Europa League Preview: Shamrock Rovers -v- Stjarnan

Thu, Jul 06 2017

Rovers take a 1-0 lead to Tallaght Stadium on Thursday night.

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