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League Preview: Cabinteely FC -v- Waterford FC

Fri, Apr 21 2017

Cabinteely look to return to winning ways following a late defeat to Shelbourne and draw with UCD as they welcome ...

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Athlone Town part company with Ricardo Monsanto

Fri, Apr 21 2017

Athlone Town have today announced the departure of Ricardo Monsanto as First Team manager.

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League Preview: Athlone Town -v- Wexford FC

Thu, Apr 20 2017

Athlone Town are without a win in eight competitive games following their midweek elimination from the EA Sports Cup at ...

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League Preview: Shelbourne -v- UCD

Thu, Apr 20 2017

The last meeting between the sides saw the Students emerge with a 4-0 win at the UCD Bowl.

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League Preview: Longford Town -v- Shelbourne

Sat, Apr 15 2017

Longford Town continue their 18 month-long search for a home league victory with the visit of in-form Shelbourne to City ...

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League Preview: Waterford -v- Athlone Town

Fri, Apr 14 2017

Waterford look to maintain their position at the top with the visit of struggling Athlone Town.

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League Preview: Wexford -v- Cobh Ramblers

Thu, Apr 13 2017

Wexford seek their first win of the season as they welcome a Cobh side battling to regain top spot.

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League Preview: UCD -v- Cabinteely

Thu, Apr 13 2017

UCD remain a point off the top as the second series of fixtures begins.

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League Preview: Cabinteely FC -v- Shelbourne

Fri, Apr 07 2017

Two teams with their tails up meet at Stradbrook on Friday night as Cabinteely hosts Shelbourne in a north v ...

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League Preview: Waterford -v- Cobh Ramblers

Thu, Apr 06 2017

Just goal difference separates Waterford and Cobh Ramblers as the SSE Airtricity League’s top two lock horns in a Munster ...

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League Preview: Shelbourne -v- Wexford

Thu, Mar 30 2017

The sides have already met this season, with Shels winning 4-2 in the Leinster Senior Cup.

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League Preview: UCD -v- Longford Town

Thu, Mar 23 2017

Third placed UCD host fellow away day merchants Longford Town at the Belfield Bowl this Saturday night with both teams ...

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League Preview: Wexford Youths -v- UCD

Fri, Mar 17 2017

Wexford host UCD at Ferrycarrig Park on St Patrick's Night (kick-off 8pm) as they continue to search for their first ...

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League Preview: Cobh Ramblers -v- Shelbourne

Sat, Mar 11 2017

Matchday 3 in the SSE Airtricity League First Division sees Shelbourne make the journey south to St. Colman’s Park to ...

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Reshuffle at Athlone Town as Ricardo Monsanto confirmed first team manager

Thu, Mar 09 2017

Colin Fortune has been named in the newly-created head coach position.

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League Preview: UCD -v- Waterford FC

Thu, Mar 09 2017

It's Friday Night Lights at The Bowl for the second consecutive week as UCD take on Waterford with Kick-Off in ...

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League Preview: Cabinteely -v- Wexford

Thu, Mar 09 2017

Both sides will look to put a disappointing opening two weeks behind them.

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League Preview: Athlone Town -v- Longford Town

Thu, Mar 09 2017

Two sides with the most contrasting of fortunes meet in the first ‘Midlands El Clasico’ on Friday when Longford Town ...

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Mathews critical of performance following disappointing Cobh defeat

Mon, Mar 06 2017

After watching his side fall to a 3-1 defeat at home to Cobh Ramblers on Saturday night, Longford Town manager ...

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League Preview: Longford Town -v- Cobh Ramblers

Sat, Mar 04 2017

Cobh Ramblers make the journey to the midlands to take on Longford Town at the City Calling Stadium this Saturday ...

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League Preview: Wexford -v- Athlone Town

Fri, Mar 03 2017

Surprise table-toppers Athlone Town look for their second win over a south-east side in the space of a week.

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Athlone Town appoint Marc Fourmeaux as director of first team operations

Thu, Mar 02 2017

The Frenchman was last involved with Lithuanian strugglers DFK Dainava.

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Henderson labels late Wexford equaliser 'a disgrace' as Cobh draw opener

Sat, Feb 25 2017

Stephen Henderson was an annoyed character when he spoke to the assembled media in the aftermath of his side’s opening ...

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Mathews pleased with Longford start

Sat, Feb 25 2017

Shelboure and Longford Town played out a scoreless draw at Tolka Park on Friday night. Town had a penalty late ...

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Athlone Town release statement on floodlight failure

Sat, Feb 25 2017

Athlone Town have released a statement following their 1-0 home win over Waterford United regarding the floodlight failure which resulted ...

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League Preview: Cobh Ramblers -v- Wexford FC

Sat, Feb 25 2017

Wexford FC make the journey along the south coast to St. Colman’s Park to face Cobh Ramblers for their opening ...

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Jonathan Creamer leaves Cobh

Fri, Feb 24 2017

Cobh Ramblers confirmed this morning that striker Jonathan Creamer has left the club

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League Preview: Shelbourne -v- Longford Town

Fri, Feb 24 2017

Shelbourne will get their league campaign underway with an intriguing clash at home to newly-relegated Longford Town.

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Season Preview 2017 - Waterford

Fri, Feb 24 2017

Dave Donnelly previews First Division favourites Waterford's chances in 2017.

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Season Preview 2017 - Athlone Town

Fri, Feb 24 2017

Paul Corcoran's previews Athlone Town's 2017 chances.

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Season Preview 2017 - Cobh Ramblers

Fri, Feb 24 2017

Mike Hanley looks at Cobh Ramblers' chances of improving on last season's third-place finish.

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Season Preview 2017 - UCD

Fri, Feb 24 2017

John McDermott previews the Students' prospects as they look to exit the First Division at the third attempt.

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Season Preview 2017 - Longford Town

Fri, Feb 24 2017

Andrew Dempsey assess Longford's chances of returning to the Premier Division at the first attempt.

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Season Preview 2017 - Shelbourne

Fri, Feb 24 2017

Mark Quinlan looks at the Reds' prospects for 2017.

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Season Preview 2017 - Cabinteely

Fri, Feb 24 2017

John Manning previews Cabinteely's prospects of improving on their seventh-place finish in last season's First Division

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Season Preview 2017 - Wexford

Fri, Feb 24 2017

Cian Hartford looks forward to the newly-formed Wexford's first season as a 'new' club

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Owen Heary: 'You're wondering with boards, do they pay players or let them go?'

Thu, Feb 23 2017

The Shels boss is determined not to allow Longford or Waterford run away with the league

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League Preview: Cabinteely FC -v- UCD

Thu, Feb 23 2017

Cabinteely play host to UCD at Stradbrook in the opening round of the 2017 First Division. Although the South County ...

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Damian Locke: 'It's a new club and a new lease for Wexford'

Thu, Feb 16 2017

The new Wexford is confident that his team will compete at the top end of the First Division in the ...

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Henderson hoping Cobh can survive the year in order to have crack at promotion in 2018

Thu, Feb 16 2017

Cobh Ramblers have one of the best coaches in Ireland working with them in Stuart Ashton, according to manager Stephen ...

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Cobh Ramblers unmask #JoinPaul with big video reveal

Thu, Jan 19 2017

The hashtag garnered attention the length and breadth of Ireland, with fans of the Rams and other League of Ireland ...

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Cobh Ramblers want you to #JoinPaul

Sun, Jan 15 2017

Gabbo is coming! GABBO IS COMING! If you remember the 1993 season four finale of the Simpsons, you will recall ...

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Cobh Ramblers appoint Trevor Cummins as strength and conditioning coach

Mon, Jan 09 2017

Cummins, who is currently carving out a career as a health and fitness professional, returns to the St. Colmans's Park ...

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Cabinteely appoint Eddie Wallace as head of recruitment

Mon, Jan 09 2017

Wallace began the 2015 season as head coach of Athlone.

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Shelbourne announce change to pre-season schedule

Mon, Jan 09 2017

Shelbourne's pre-season schedule has been amended with the news the friendly against Bohemians on Friday, January 27th will now be ...

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Waterford confirm underage backroom appointments

Fri, Jan 06 2017

Waterford have today confirmed the appointments of new managers for the club’s under-15, Under-17 and Under-19 teams.

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Shelbourne unveil new jersey for 2017

Thu, Jan 05 2017

The (currently) sponsorless patterned shirt, produced by Macron, replaces the plain design of last year.

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Cobh Ramblers appoint Stuart Ashton as assistant manager

Wed, Jan 04 2017

In 2013, Ashton was the caretaker manager of Cork City prior to John Caulfield's appointment.

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Cobh Ramblers announce friendly schedule

Wed, Jan 04 2017

Cobh Ramblers have announced details of some pre-season friendlies. In all, the SSE Airtricity First Division outfit plan to play ...

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Cabinteely appoint Graham O'Hanlon to backroom staff as two more re-sign

Wed, Jan 04 2017

Cabinteely have announced the appointment of Graham O'Hanlon as first team coach.

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