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Chelsea Women crowned FA Women's Super League Champions

Fri, Jun 05 2020

Chelsea Women have been crowned FA Women's Super League Champions on an average points-per-game ratio, as Liverpool have been relegated.

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Discretion with application of COVID-19 substitution changes

Thu, Jun 04 2020

Only some league will be implementing the temporary COVID-19 rule changes around increased substitutions

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Irish international Shane Long signs new two-year deal with Premier League Southampton

Thu, Jun 04 2020

The Tipperary native joined the Saints in the summer of 2014 and has since made over 200 appearances for the ...

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German FA confirm that no players will face action after messages of solidarity with George Floyd

Wed, Jun 03 2020

They also added that ‘this line will be also be taken should further players make demonstrations against racism and the ...

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Former Bohs man Warren O'Hora signs new deal with Brighton

Wed, Jun 03 2020

Brighton & Hove Albion have announced that they have extended former Bohs man Warren O’Hora’s stay at the club.

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Parrott to miss Premier League restart due to surgery

Sat, May 30 2020

Tottenham Hotspur have confirmed their striker Troy Parrott has undergone surgery to remove his appendix

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Jeff Hendrick linked with AC Milan switch as Burnley contract set to expire in the summer

Sat, May 30 2020

Sky Sports report that Italy’s second most successful club registered their interest in Hendrick before the Coronavirus pandemic saw football ...

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Long Read - Wexford Youths' Lauren Kelly: 'It's not very often you get the opportunity to win a medal representing Ireland'

Sat, May 30 2020

The Kildare native enjoyed an incredible 2019, helping Ireland to the semi-finals of the World University Games in Naples before ...

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Review: The English Game (Netflix)

Thu, May 28 2020

Julian Fellowes’ Netflix series the English Game attempts to bring the birth of professional football in England to life through ...

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Former Cork City coach Lisa Fallon joins London City Lionesses as new first-team boss

Wed, May 27 2020

Fallon has worked with Chelsea, Cork City, the Northern Irish senior international side and the 2018 All-Ireland winning Dublin GAA ...

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Republic of Ireland set to finish Euro 2021 qualifiers by the end of the year as dates rescheduled

Wed, May 27 2020

Vera Pauw's side sit of the group but have a tough run-in, beginning with an away trip to World Cup ...

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St. Johnstone confirm McMillan departure

Tue, May 26 2020

The former Irish under-21 international began his career with UCD in the League of Ireland in 2008 and won the ...

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Damien Duff leaves role with Neil Lennon's Glasgow Celtic to solely focus on Republic of Ireland post

Sun, May 24 2020

Duff joined the Scottish nine-in-a-row league winners in January 2019, and he will now take a role on Kenny’s backroom ...

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Birmingham City recall Joe Redmond from Cork City loan while Corey O'Keeffe is released

Fri, May 22 2020

The Tallaght native joined the Leesiders in January on a short-term loan, where he played five games for Neale Fenn’s ...

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Irish international Robbie Brady extends Burnley stay by a further 12 months

Fri, May 22 2020

Brady has endured an injury ridden spell over the past couple of seasons, which has limited the Dubliner to making ...

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extratime.ie Sportscast - from Keane to Klopp and Munich to Saipan with RTE's Tony O'Donoghue

Thu, May 21 2020

Following two lengthy examinations of Ireland’s tumultuous World Cup 2002 campaign, it’s a return to semi-normalcy for the extratime.ie Sportcast.

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Celtic declared nine-in-a-row Scottish champions as Hearts mull over legal action following relegation

Wed, May 20 2020

The top-flight in Scotland final standings has been determined by points per game in league matches played to 13 March ...

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Darron Gibson released by League Two Salford City

Mon, May 18 2020

The Derry native has also lined out for Everton, Sunderland and most recently Wigan prior to joining Salford

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Football to re-start with top four League of Ireland competition

Fri, May 15 2020

The FAI have announced their pathway for a safer return to football document

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Extratime.ie Sportscast - Japan/South Korea 2002 World Cup - Big Mick's Pinnacle (Part 2)

Wed, May 13 2020

In contrast to McCarthy's most recent spell in charge, the 2002 World Cup was a time of the most exhilarating, ...

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extratime.ie Sportscast - Big Mick's Pinnacle Part 1 (WC 2002 Qualifiers)

Fri, May 08 2020

With the end of Mick McCarthy's second spell as Ireland boss, Declan Marron and Macdara Ferris relive his biggest success ...

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FAI to celebrate Jack Charlton day

Thu, May 07 2020

Ireland’s legendary manager Jack Charlton will have his very own Jack Charlton Day on Friday 8th of May as the ...

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King of the Island - extratime.ie Sportscast Season 8 Episode 16

Fri, May 01 2020

On this week's pod Declan Marron and Andrew Dempsey discuss the first King of the Island since Ruaidhri Ua Conchubair

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Extratime.ie Sportscast - Longford's Maiden European Voyage 2001 - The start of Stephen Kenny's managerial career

Sat, Apr 25 2020

For our bonus pod this week, we bring you the second part of our look at two contrasting spells of ...

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FAI to receive 460,000 Euro as FIFA help cover cost of Covid-19 shutdown

Fri, Apr 24 2020

The measure rolled out by FIFA will mean a total of USD 150 million will be distributed among the 211 ...

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FAI to seek clarification from Department of Sport on mass gatherings ruling

Thu, Apr 23 2020

The FAI will seek meetings with Government and Department of Sport officials on new proposals to ban mass gatherings of ...

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FAI Medical Staff to change as Stephen Kenny era begins

Wed, Apr 22 2020

The FAI have announced that a number of members of their long serving Medical Team have departed their roles as ...

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Michael O'Neill leaves Northern Ireland role

Wed, Apr 22 2020

The Irish FA have confirmed that Michael O’Neill has permanently left his role as Northern Ireland manager in order to ...

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Five minutes from glory in the Gruenwalder - Shamrock Rovers' 1966 European tie with Bayern Munich

Tue, Apr 21 2020

Shamrock Rovers v Bayern Munich in the 1966 European Cup Winners Cup

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Cardiff City's Gavin Whyte: 'Scoring on Northern Ireland debut is something I'll never forget'

Mon, Apr 20 2020

Extratime.ie reporter Josh Bunting caught up with the 24 year old Cardiff City winger to talk about his career so ...

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Eoin Wearen: I look back on Sligo as a period of 'what if

Sun, Apr 19 2020

A domestic footballer's career can be short and precarious at the best of times, but throw in serious injuries and ...

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Dundee United declared Championship winners as Scottish clubs agree to terminate 2019/20 season

Thu, Apr 16 2020

Raith Rovers have been declared champions of League 1, while Cove Rangers are League 2 winners, with a decision on ...

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'You see some of the people who have graduated from the Pro Licence before and what they have done in their careers, it's exciting to be part of that' - John O'Shea on UEFA Pro Licence challenge

Wed, Apr 15 2020

The former Manchester United and Sunderland defensive mainstay has been recently installed as the Irish under-21 assistant boss to Jim ...

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Dundalk boss Perth left unhappy by FAI approach for assistant head coach Ruaidhri Higgins

Wed, Apr 15 2020

Dundalk confirmed that the Football Association of Ireland made an approach for Higgins on Tuesday afternoon

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No fear for Ronan Finn with Stephen Kenny appointment

Sun, Apr 12 2020

For Shamrock Rovers captain Ronan Finn, there are no doubts for him that Republic of Ireland manager Stephen Kenny will ...

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Kenny positivity can provide hope in uncertain times

Sat, Apr 11 2020

Opining on the extraordinary hold that sport has on society and the human psyche veteran broadcaster Michael Parkinson declared that ...

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Stephen Kenny's Goalkeeping options: Time for Talbot?

Sat, Apr 11 2020

Tom O'Connor takes a look at Stephen Kenny's goalkeeping options ahead of a busy second half of 2020 for the ...

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Scottish Premiership could increase to 14 teams following coronavirus shutdown

Fri, Apr 10 2020

The Scottish Professional Football League (SPFL) has polled clubs across all divisions on whether to abandon the season with current ...

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FIFA president Gianni Infantino urges caution, says 'no match is worth risking a single human life'

Fri, Apr 10 2020

The Italian stressed that ‘no match, no competition, no league is worth risking a single human life’ as the death ...

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James McClean defends Stephen Kenny appointment following criticism from Gary Breen and Stephen Hunt

Fri, Apr 10 2020

Tallaght native Kenny was formally unveiled as senior international manager on Thursday after the succession plan to replace Mick McCarthy ...

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Postcard from home - Ireland managerial video press conference

Thu, Apr 09 2020

It should have been a bigger day for Stephen Kenny but with the whole world in a state of chassis, ...

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Northern Ireland boss Kenny Shiels pens open letter to fans amid coronavirus shutdown

Thu, Apr 09 2020

Shiels had been due to lead his side into a vital Euro 2021 qualifier away to Belarus in the coming ...

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Scottish FA extend suspension of football to June 10th

Thu, Apr 09 2020

The game has been suspended at all levels down to grassroots since March 19th and, in line with the other ...

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Stephen Kenny says Slovakia play-off unlikely to fall before UEFA Nations League kicks off in September

Thu, Apr 09 2020

The Dubliner has taken charge from Mick McCarthy with immediate effect but won’t face the baptism of fire that would ...

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'The Irish international job is the ultimate honour' - Stephen Kenny

Thu, Apr 09 2020

Kenny was able to make it clear just how proud he is to become the boss of the Boys in ...

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'A creative and inventive training ground coach with a high work ethic' - Stephen Kenny on Damien Duff

Thu, Apr 09 2020

The new Ireland boss was clear he is very happy with the coaching team he has brought together

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Stephen Kenny holds door open for League of Ireland players: 'I don't discriminate against anyone'

Thu, Apr 09 2020

The four-times league winner with Dundalk takes control of the senior team ahead of what promises to be a hectic ...

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Stephen Kenny: 'I want every schoolboy team looking at the senior international team and thinking 'that's how we want to play''

Thu, Apr 09 2020

Irish teams historically haven’t been used to dominating possession and taking the initiative in games and, while Kenny acknowledges it ...

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Stephen Kenny draws a line under Robbie Keane omission: 'As a manager you must have the right to pick your own backroom team'

Thu, Apr 09 2020

The Republic of Ireland’s record goalscorer has been part of Mick McCarthy’s management set-up for the past 18 months but ...

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Aaron Connolly looks forward to 'better days' under new Ireland boss Stephen Kenny

Thu, Apr 09 2020

The Brighton & Hove Albion was brought into the senior fold by outgoing manager Mick McCarthy in October, making his ...

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