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WNL Preview: Shelbourne Ladies -v- Peamount United

Sat, Jun 24 2017

The Champions host the league leaders at Morton Stadium with pole position on the line.

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WNL Preview: Galway WFC -v- Wexford Youths Women

Sat, Jun 24 2017

Both sides will look to return to winning ways as the league resumes following the midseason break.

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Shelbourne Belfast-bound after drawing tough Champions League group

Fri, Jun 23 2017

The Red Pandas have been drawn alongside Linfield, PK-35 Vantaa and Medyk Konin.

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Kilkenny United appoint former Shelbourne and Raheny manager Casey McQuillan

Wed, Jun 21 2017

McQuillan leaves the background staff at Shels to lead Kilkenny.

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Eight Women's National League players in Ireland squad to face Scotland

Mon, Jun 19 2017

Eight Women's National League players have been called up to the Republic of Ireland squad to face Scotland at Stark ...

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Julie-Ann Russell: 'The girls are like sisters to me - I'm devastated to leave them'

Fri, Jun 09 2017

The Republic of Ireland midfielder spoke to extratime.ie as she embarks on a new career chapter in Australia.

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Shelbourne Ladies sign former Ireland international Mary Waldron

Thu, Jun 01 2017

The former Raheny United striker returns to football after taking a two-year break.

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Kilkenny United part company with manager Pedro Rodrigues

Mon, May 29 2017

The Portuguese took over as interim manager in April.

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Three new faces in Ireland squad to face Iceland in June

Mon, May 22 2017

Amanda Budden, Dearbhaile Beirne and Heather Payne are the three new faces in the 19-strong Republic of Ireland squad selected ...

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Megan Campbell: 'When I was named in Man City XI, my heart started going mad'

Tue, May 16 2017

The Drogheda native contributed two assists as Manchester City lifted the FA Cup on Saturday.

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Watch: Youths topple UCD in seven-goal thriller at Jackson Park

Fri, May 05 2017

Captain Kylie Murphy led by example, scoring a brace.

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Republic of Ireland defender Louise Quinn signs for Arsenal

Mon, May 01 2017

Quinn had signed for Notts County before the club went into liquidation two days before the start of the season.

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WNL Preview: UCD Waves -v- Wexford Youths Women

Sun, Apr 30 2017

Second and third meet as both sides put their unbeaten records on the line.

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Watch: Galway's McKey breaks Kilkenny hearts with late winner

Wed, Apr 26 2017

Kilkenny were just five minutes away from their first point since February 2016.

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Ireland squad named for under-17 European Championships

Wed, Apr 26 2017

Peamount United's Heather Payne and Shelbourne's Tiegen Ruddy make the cut.

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Republic of Ireland drawn in strong group for Women's World Cup qualifying

Tue, Apr 25 2017

Ireland were placed in Group 3 with former winners Norway, the Netherlands, Slovakia and Northern Ireland.

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Holders Shelbourne to host Wexford Youths in WNL Cup quarter-finals

Wed, Apr 19 2017

The reigning champions will host the side that defeated them in the 2015 WFAI Cup final.

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WNL Preview: Kilkenny United -v- Wexford Youths

Sun, Apr 16 2017

Kilkenny United welcome Wexford Youths to the Watershed for their Continental Women’s National League game on Sunday afternoon (kick-off 2pm).

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WNL Preview: Shelbourne Ladies -v- UCD Waves

Sat, Apr 15 2017

Last season's top two face off as champions Shelbourne look to get their stuttering campaign up and running.

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WNL Preview: Cork City Women -v- Peamount United

Sat, Apr 15 2017

Cork City host their first home game of the season as Peamount look to continue 100% record.

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Colin Bell to take charge of Irish women's side at World University Games

Thu, Apr 13 2017

The Englishman will use the tournament as a chance to broaden his squad at senior level.

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Ireland women's squad to return to training as issues resolved

Thu, Apr 06 2017

The Republic of Ireland senior women's national team will return to training ahead of their friendly international fixture against Slovakia ...

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Extraordinary press conference from WNT seeks basic dignity for players

Tue, Apr 04 2017

The Ireland Women's National Football Team are calling for more respect to be shown to them by the Football Association ...

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Peamount United awarded 3-0 win after Shels field ineligible player

Fri, Mar 31 2017

The scheduled match, which was played on Saturday night, finished 2-2.

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Colin Bell names WNT squad for Slovakia friendly

Tue, Mar 21 2017

Following on from their success in the recent Cyprus Cup, the Republic of Ireland Women’s National Team face Slovakia in ...

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Rachel Graham: 'Everybody is out to beat Shels so we can't afford any slip-ups'

Sat, Mar 18 2017

Rachel Graham hopes the buzz surrounding the Women's National League launch translates to the field as the treble champions prepare ...

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Clare Shine signs with Cork City Women's FC

Fri, Mar 17 2017

Cork City WFC have announced the signing of forward Clare Shine ahead of the 2017 season, which begins tomorrow.

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Ireland finish fourth at Cyprus Cup after North Korea defeat

Wed, Mar 08 2017

Despite the defeat, Ireland finished in their highest-ever position

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Ireland to face North Korea in Cyprus Cup play-off

Tue, Mar 07 2017

Colin Bell's side topped their group thanks to Monday's win over Wales.

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Republic of Ireland Women draw with Hungary in the Cyprus Cup

Fri, Mar 03 2017

Republic of Ireland Women's National Team continued their unbeaten run in the Cyprus Cup with a 0-0 draw against Hungary.

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ROI debutant Harriet Scott praises 'different' Head Coach Colin Bell ahead of Hungary test

Thu, Mar 02 2017

Republic of Ireland debutant Harriet Scott has praised new Head Coach Colin Bell, claiming she has never worked with a ...

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Cyprus Cup Preview - Bell kicks off WNT reign

Tue, Feb 28 2017

Republic of Ireland women’s team are set to kick off a new chapter in their history with the first game ...

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Ireland Women's under-19 squad named for Czech Republic friendlies

Tue, Feb 28 2017

Seven Shelbourne players feature in the 18-woman squad

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Colin Bell names first Women's National Team Squad ahead of Cyrpus Cup

Mon, Feb 13 2017

Ireland’s new WNT manager Colin Bell has announced his first squad in preparation for the Cyprus Cup which gets underway ...

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Colin Bell named Republic of Ireland Women's Head Coach

Fri, Feb 10 2017

Colin Bell announced as new Republic of Ireland Women's International Senior Team Head Coach

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Wilson and Doolan sign for Wexford Youths Women

Mon, Jan 30 2017

Wexford Youths women have today confirmed the addition of Amy Wilson and Siobhan Doolan to their squad ahead of the ...

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Shelbourne host Cork City as 2017 Women's National League kicks off on St Patrick's Day weekend

Tue, Jan 17 2017

The league returns to a full 18-game calendar following a truncated season in 2016 as the transition was made to ...

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Player of the Year Noelle Murray joins Scottish champions Glasgow City

Sun, Jan 15 2017

Murray, who was crowned player of the year at a ceremony on Thursday night, leaves Shelbourne having recently completed the ...

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Gleeson resigns as UCD Waves boss

Tue, Jan 10 2017

The three-year reign of Eileen Gleeson as Team Manager and Head Coach of UCD Waves is over. The former Ballymun ...

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Creagh: 'I can't say I have any regrets - I don't believe in them.'

Mon, Jan 09 2017

After ten years playing with Raheny United / Shelbourne Ladies, captain Rebecca Creagh has decided to end one chapter of ...

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Roma McLaughlin - It was difficult to leave Peamount

Sun, Jan 08 2017

It’s been quite a year for Women’s National League player Roma McLaughlin. Having excelled in the Peamount United midfield during ...

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Billy Clery appointed Galway WFC manager

Sun, Jan 08 2017

Galway WFC have appointed former Galway United Captain Billy Clery as manager succeeding Don O’Riordan who left the club in ...

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2016 WNL award nominees revealed

Fri, Jan 06 2017

The nominations for the 2016 Continental Tyres Women’s National League Awards have been announced with 17-year-old Shelbourne Ladies striker Leanne ...

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Laura Heffernan returns to Wexford Youths as first team manager

Sun, Jan 01 2017

Wexford Youths Women have announced the appointment of Laura Heffernan as the club's new first team manager.

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Ireland goalkeeper Emma Byrne leaves Arsenal after 17 years

Fri, Dec 30 2016

The Kildare native has won an incredible 27 medals with the Gunners since joining in 2000, including 11 league titles, ...

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WNL Report: Cork City 4 - 0 Kilkenny United

Mon, Nov 21 2016

Cork City Womens put four past Kilkenny United WFC to secure all three points on Sunday at Bishopstown in their ...

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Republic of Ireland WNT Head Coach Sue Ronan names her squad for Basque Country test

Tue, Nov 15 2016

Republic of Ireland Women’s National Team Head Coach Sue Ronan has selected her final squad ahead of the international friendly ...

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Women's FAI Cup Final Report: Wexford Youths Women 0 - 5 Shelbourne Ladies FC

Sun, Nov 06 2016

An impressive display of attacking football saw Shelbourne Ladies claim the Continental Tyres FAI Women’s National Cup on Sunday afternoon ...

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