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Maciej Tarnogrodzki unveiled as UCD boss following shock departure of Collie O'Neill

Wed, Aug 21 2019

Tarnogrodzki takes charge of the Students who lie bottom of the Premier Division table after the departure of former boss ...

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Liam Buckley: "If we're going to win matches, we're going to have to do it on our own merits"

Wed, Aug 21 2019

The Bit O’Red fell to defeat on Friday evening away to St Patrick’s Athletic having taken the lead through Romeo ...

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Harry Kenny: "I thought we should have won by more but it's still three points which I am really pleased about"

Wed, Aug 21 2019

David Webster's 84th minute header was enough to see off the Bit O'Red, with recent recruit Glen McAuley scoring his ...

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The League of Ireland: A view from Abroad

Wed, Aug 21 2019

I have developed a long-standing ritual on Friday afternoons. At 2:45 pm, I open a browser on my computer at ...

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Cabinteely launch Michael "Locker" Davis Testimonial

Wed, Aug 21 2019

On Sunday, August 25th Cabinteely FC will host a testimonial for legendary League of Ireland and former Irish International Kit ...

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Opinion: There are only two certainties in life - death, taxes and the Leinster Senior Cup

Wed, Aug 21 2019

A wise man once said ‘there are only two certainties in life: death and taxes.’ The wise man was only ...

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Dan Carr hits back at Stephen Bradley's 'bigger than the club' comments

Tue, Aug 20 2019

The Trinidadian striker sealed a move to Rovers’ Europa League conquerors Apollon Limassol on Monday, signing a three-year deal with ...

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Jay O'Shea: We had great momentum going from League Two to League One

Mon, Aug 19 2019

From impressing a host of cross-channel scouts with his domestic club form, to forging a respectable career in the English ...

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UCD sack manager Collie O'Neill following record defeat to Bohemians

Mon, Aug 19 2019

O’Neill is the most successful coach in the club’s recent history, having guided them through two rounds of the Europa ...

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League Report: Waterford 1 - 5 Shamrock Rovers

Mon, Aug 19 2019

Byrne scored a superb brace while his two assists saw Stephen Bradley’s side secure an easy win on the South-East ...

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EA Sports Cup Report: Dundalk 6 - 1 Bohemians

Mon, Aug 19 2019

Patrick Hoban’s hat-trick inside the first 14 minutes set the tone for what was an easy passage into the final ...

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Watch: Jack Byrne underlines international credentials with two spectacular goals in Waterford

Mon, Aug 19 2019

Jack Byrne continues to press his case for a permanent place in the Republic of Ireland squad with a pair ...

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LIVE COMMENTARY: EA Sports Cup Semi-Final - Dundalk -v- Bohemians

Mon, Aug 19 2019

With two games taking place tonight, we have a full commentary service available for the clash of Dundalk and Bohemians ...

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EA Sports Cup Preview: Dundalk -v- Bohemians

Mon, Aug 19 2019

Dundalk look to edge closer to the first part of a potential domestic treble when they welcome Bohemians with an ...

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League Preview: Waterford -v- Shamrock Rovers

Mon, Aug 19 2019

A rare televised Monday night game sees Waterford host Shamrock Rovers in a game that was originally scheduled for May ...

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Waterford v Shamrock Rovers - Where can I watch it and what do I need to know?

Mon, Aug 19 2019

All you need to know ahead of tonight's Premier Division clash.

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Striker Dan Carr joins Shamrock Rovers' Europa League conquerors Apollon Limassol

Mon, Aug 19 2019

Apollon Limassol have announced the signing of striker Dan Carr from Shamrock Rovers on a three-year deal for an undisclosed ...

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James Claffey's Sports Psychology Corner - Towell's take on all things mental

Sun, Aug 18 2019

The first article was really enjoyable and I’m really grateful for the comments and more importantly for the feedback from ...

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An indepth comparison of the European co-efficient: How close are Dundalk to making a breakthrough in Europe?

Sun, Aug 18 2019

Having just watched Dundalk thump Finn Harps 5-0 to take a commanding lead at the top of the Premier Division, ...

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James Talbot ruled out of Bohs EA Sports Cup Semi-Final through suspension

Sun, Aug 18 2019

James Talbot will miss his side's EA Sports Cup clash with Dundalk at Oriel Park on Monday night after recieving ...

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Robert Harvey and Paul McLaughlin to lead officiating crews for Monday nights fixtures

Sun, Aug 18 2019

Rob Harvey and Paul McLaughlin have been handed the two Monday night fixtures, as Waterford host Shamrock Rovers in the ...

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WNL Report: Shelbourne 1 - 0 DLR Waves

Sat, Aug 17 2019

Shelbourne laboured to a slender one goal win over DLR Waves thanks to a header from Alex Kavanagh on the ...

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League Report: Derry City 0 - 2 Shamrock Rovers

Sat, Aug 17 2019

Shamrock Rovers solidified their second place in the league table with a 2-0 win over Derry City in the Brandywell ...

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League Report: St Patrick's Athletic 2 - 1 Sligo Rovers

Sat, Aug 17 2019

St Patrick’s Athletic re-kindled their Europa League ambitions thanks to a late David Webster winner after a strong second-half display.

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League Report: Dundalk 5 - 0 Finn Harps

Fri, Aug 16 2019

The best indication of just how difficult a night this was for Harps was the fact their goalkeeper Mark McGinley ...

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Dundalk v Finn Harps - where can I watch it and what do I need to know?

Fri, Aug 16 2019

All you need to know ahead of tonight's Premier Division clash.

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League Preview: Bohemians -v- UCD

Fri, Aug 16 2019

Bohemians go in search of their first league win in almost a month as they welcome UCD to Dalymount Park ...

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League Preview: St Patrick's Athletic -v- Sligo Rovers

Fri, Aug 16 2019

St Patrick’s Athletic could close the gap on third-placed Derry City and Bohemians to three points as they welcome Sligo ...

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League Preview: Dundalk -v- Finn Harps

Fri, Aug 16 2019

It’s back down to earth with a bang for Dundalk following their elimination from Europe as they welcome Finn Harps ...

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League Preview: Derry City -v- Shamrock Rovers

Thu, Aug 15 2019

Declan Devine will be looking to cut the deficit to three points behind second place Shamrock Rovers with a win ...

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Eir Sport and Virgin Media strike deal to make channels available to each other's customers at no cost

Thu, Aug 15 2019

Virgin TV customers will now have access to League of Ireland games broadcast by Eir Sport.

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League Preview: Waterford -v- Cork City

Thu, Aug 15 2019

Seventh-placed Waterford host fellow Munster club and eight-placed Cork City at the RSC on Friday night (kick-off 7.45pm).

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Devine delighted as 'best midfielder in the league' Bruna signs new deal with the Candystripes

Thu, Aug 15 2019

The Argentinian playmaker has signed a one-year extension to his existing deal which will keep him at the Ryan McBride ...

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Watch: Dundalk exit Europa League at the hands of Slovan Bratislava at Tallaght Stadium

Thu, Aug 15 2019

Premier Division winners Dundalk have exited the Europa League qualifiers thanks to a bitterly disappointing two goal defeat at Tallaght ...

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Dundalk's EA Sports Cup semi-final meeting with Bohemians rescheduled for Monday

Wed, Aug 14 2019

Derry City await the winners of the tie, which is slated to kick off at Oriel Park at 7.45pm, after ...

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Bohs face Airdrie trip while Waterford welcome Hearts under-21s in Tunnock's Caramel Wafer Challenge Cup

Wed, Aug 14 2019

Ballymena United have also been handed a home draw to Rangers under-21s while Glenavon face a step into the unknown ...

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Collie O'Neill pleased with impact from new signings

Wed, Aug 14 2019

O’Neill spoke to extratime.ie after his side’s three goal win over Letterkenny Rovers in the FAI Cup on Sunday afternoon

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Europa League Report: Dundalk 1 - 3 Slovan Bratislava (Bratislava win 4-1 on agg)

Tue, Aug 13 2019

Dundalk and the League of Ireland’s involvement in European competition this season came to a crashing end on Tuesday night ...

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Ireland's Rob Harvey to take charge of Europa League tie between Aris and Molde on Thursday

Tue, Aug 13 2019

The Norwegian side, managed by Erling Moe following Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s departure for Manchester United, lead 3-0 following the home ...

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Jamaican international Parkes and defender Dunleavy sign new deals with Sligo Rovers

Tue, Aug 13 2019

Parkes and Dunleavy join Niall Morahan in signing new deals after the Ireland under-19 midfielder became the first beneficiary of ...

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Europa League Preview: Dundalk -v- Slovan Bratislava

Tue, Aug 13 2019

Should Dundalk progress, they may face either Ajax or PAOK in the playoff round

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FAI Cup second round draw made

Tue, Aug 13 2019

FAI Cup holders Dundalk have been drawn away to Derry City in the tie of the round for the second ...

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Extratime.ie Sportscast Episode 156 - extra extra extra...get all your FAI Cup results and fixtures

Mon, Aug 12 2019

Declan Marron is joined in studio by Dave Donnelly and Macdara Ferris as the lads have FAI Cup results and ...

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Europa League Postcard from Bratislava (Slovan Bratislava -v- Dundalk)

Mon, Aug 12 2019

Despite that late disappointment, the 100 or so travelling Lilywhite Army enjoyed yet another great trip to one of Europe’s ...

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Three non-league sides join heavyweights in the hat for tonight's FAI Cup last 16 draw

Mon, Aug 12 2019

Inishown League side Glengad United join Leinster Senior League champions Crumlin United and Lucan United in the draw for the ...

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Away day blues for Stephen Bradley

Mon, Aug 12 2019

While Stephen Bradley was rightly complimentary about his side's battling away performance in Europe only losing out to Apollon Limassol ...

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FAI Cup Report: UCD 5 - 2 Letterkenny Rovers

Sun, Aug 11 2019

The Students scored five in the second half to secure their passage to the next round

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FAI Cup Report: Cobh Ramblers 0 - 1 Dundalk

Sun, Aug 11 2019

Georgie Kelly’s second half header was the difference, as defending champions Dundalk overcame Cobh Ramblers 1-0 at St. Colman’s Park

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