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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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Olympique Lyonnais trio dominate UEFA women's player of the year shortlist

Thu, Aug 15 2019

2015/16 winner Ada Hegerberg, England defender Lucy Bronze and France’s Amandine Henry have made the final three-woman shortlist for the ...

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Wexford Youths put seven past Birkirkara to finish second in their Champions League group

Tue, Aug 13 2019

Captain Kylie Murphy scored a sensational hat-trick from midfield while McKenna Davidson, Edel Kennedy, Rianna Jarrett and Ciara Rossiter were ...

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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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WNL Report: DLR Waves 1 - 1 Kilkenny United

Sun, Aug 11 2019

Kilkenny United ended their 13-game wait for a Women’s National League point as they held DLR Waves to a 1-1 ...

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WNL Report: Shelbourne 4 - 2 Limerick

Sat, Aug 10 2019

Shels recorded a big two goal win over a spirited Limerick

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Draw revealed for the So Hotels FAI Women's Cup First Round

Wed, Aug 07 2019

The tie of the round will see a Cork Derby as non-league Wilton United host Women’s National League Cork City

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WNL Report: Limerick 1 - 6 Galway WFC

Sun, Aug 04 2019

McKenna Doyle secured her second brace of the season in as many games as goals from Sadbh Doyle, Chloe Singleton, ...

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International Friendly Preview: USA -v- Republic of Ireland

Sat, Aug 03 2019

The Republic of Ireland’s most recent friendly encounter saw the then Colin Bell managed side fall to a 2-1 defeat ...

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Ireland's Michelle O'Neill to make history as part of first female UEFA Super Cup refereeing team for Liverpool Chelsea tie

Fri, Aug 02 2019

French referee Stéphanie Frappart, who, along with O’Neill, took charge of last month’s World Cup final between the United States ...

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DLR Waves sign Ireland international goalkeeper Eve Badana

Wed, Jul 31 2019

The 26-year-old will compete with another new signing, former Wexford Youths keeper Sophie Lenehan, for the number one shirt following ...

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Two-time World Cup-winning coach Jill Ellis to step down following United States' victory tour

Tue, Jul 30 2019

The world champions will face the Republic of Ireland on August 3rd in their first game since lifting the crown.

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WNL Report: Galway WFC 4 - 1 Cork City

Sun, Jul 28 2019

A first half goal from Chloe Singleton was added to by Méabh De Búrca as a brace from McKenna Doyle ...

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DLR Waves sign goalkeeper Sophie Lenehan from champions Wexford while Prior and Donnelly arrive from Shelbourne

Wed, Jul 24 2019

DLR Waves continue their summer rebuild with the signing of goalkeeper Sophie Lenehan from champions Wexford Youths.

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James Scott appointed new Republic of Ireland under-17 manager

Sat, Jul 20 2019

Colin Bell resigned as Ireland manager in June but had already given up his secondary role in charge of the ...

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WNL Cup Final Preview: Wexford Youths -v- Shelbourne

Sat, Jul 20 2019

Wexford Youths host fellow title-chasers Shelbourne at Ferrycarrig Park on Sunday afternoon looking to secure the first silverware of the ...

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extratime.ie Sportscast Episode 153 - The donnybrook near Donnybrook (Amanda McQuillan & Eric Molloy interviews)

Fri, Jul 19 2019

We talk about the post match altercations at UCD v Bohemians, the Under-19 Euros and University Games and the upcoming ...

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Ireland denied first-ever World University Games bronze in penalty shoot-out defeat to Russia

Fri, Jul 12 2019

Ireland had led going into the final 20 minutes through goals in either half from Lauren Dwyer and Eleanor Ryan ...

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Shelbourne's Amanda McQuillan scores and saves a penalty as Ireland march onto World University Games semi-finals

Tue, Jul 09 2019

The IT Carlow stopper stepped up to score the first penalty before saving from Ruonun Yin as the Girls in ...

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US World Cup star Megan Rapinoe calls on Gianni Infantino and the USSF to commit to equal pay for women

Mon, Jul 08 2019

The Reign winger was presented with the Golden Boot award by FIFA president Gianni Infantino following the United States’ 2-0 ...

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Extratime.ie Sportscast Episode 151 - For whom the Bell strolls - Interviews with Emma Byrne & Sam Bone

Sun, Jul 07 2019

Declan Marron is joined by Dave Donnelly and podcast debutante Andrew Dempsey

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Ireland number one Marie Hourihan swaps Brighton and Hove Albion for Portuguese champions Braga

Sun, Jul 07 2019

Hourihan has spent the past 18 months with Brighton & Hove Albion, first on loan from Manchester City and then ...

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Watch: Sweden seal World Cup bronze medal for the 3rd time with victory over England

Sun, Jul 07 2019

Early goals from Kosovare Asllani and Sofia Jakobsson were enough to earn the Swedes a bronze medal despite Fran Kirby ...

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Megan Rapinoe picks up World Cup Golden Ball award

Sun, Jul 07 2019

Rapinoe’s spot-kick was her sixth goal of the tournament and earned her the Golden Boot ahead of teammate Alex Morgan ...

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Rapinoe and Lavelle fire United States past the Netherlands to second successive World Cup success

Sun, Jul 07 2019

Rapinoe’s spot-kick was her sixth goal of the tournament and earned her the Golden Boot ahead of teammate Alex Morgan ...

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FIFA World Cup 2019 Report: Netherlands 0 - 0 Sweden (Netherlands win 1-0 after extra time)

Thu, Jul 04 2019

Jackie Groenen scored the only goal of the game nine minutes into extra time as she beat Sweden goalkeeper Hedvig ...

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Watch: Lauren Kelly's wonderstrike sees Ireland open University Games campaign with victory over holders Brazil

Wed, Jul 03 2019

The Kildare native struck 14 minutes from time in a game Dave Connell’s side dominated with 70% possession and could ...

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FAI confirm 'current circumstances' of association made them unable to prevent Colin Bell's resignation

Sun, Jun 30 2019

Bell has taken up the role of assistant manager to Jan Siewert at Huddersfield Town after ending his two-year spell ...

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World Cup Round-up: Sweden and the Netherlands book semi-final spots as Olympic champions Germany stunned

Sat, Jun 29 2019

Goals in either half from Sofia Jakobsson and Stina Blackstenius saw the Swedes get revenge on the side that beat ...

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Michelle O'Neill to officiate at Saturday's World Cup quarter-final between Germany and Sweden

Sat, Jun 29 2019

The Wexford native will run the line as assistant to France’s Stephanie Frappart having also taken part in Argentina’s 0-0 ...

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Blow for Ireland as Bell leaves national team head coach role to take up position with Huddersfield Town

Sat, Jun 29 2019

Head Coach Colin Bell is leaving his position with the Republic of Ireland women's national team to take up the ...

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FIFA World Cup 2019 Report: Norway 0 - 3 England

Thu, Jun 27 2019

Jill Scott opened the scoring for the Lionesses within two minutes before Ellen White doubled their lead, but it was ...

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Watch: Barcelona's Lieke Martens' improvised nutmeg helps the Netherlands to 2-1 World Cup win over Japan

Tue, Jun 25 2019

The 2017 European Championships player of the tournament and world player of the year has had a quite games by ...

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DLR Waves make first move in summer transfer market as defender Chelsee Snell returns

Tue, Jun 25 2019

The Wicklow native recently returned from a 12-month placement working in video analsysis at Scottish club Hibernian and Waves have ...

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Shamrock Rovers seek to add side to the Women's National League

Mon, Jun 24 2019

League of Ireland side Shamrock Rovers are to set make a submission to the FAI to enter a side in ...

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WNL Round-up: Ciara Maher's injury-time strike sees DLR Waves to victory in seven-goal thriller in Cork

Mon, Jun 24 2019

City led 3-1 going into the final quarter as a brace from Christina Dring and Katie McCarthy’s opener looked set ...

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World Cup Round-up: France see of Brazil in extra time while England beat Cameroon in bad-tempered affair

Sun, Jun 23 2019

Hosts France were pushed all the way in Le Havre before advancing to the quarter-finals at the expense of Brazil, ...

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FIFA World Cup 2019 Report: England 3 - 0 Cameroon

Sun, Jun 23 2019

Goals from Steph Houghton, Ellen White and Alex Greenwood saw Phil Neville’s side to a comfortable-looking victory, but the game ...

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FIFA World Cup 2019 Preview: England -v- Cameroon

Sun, Jun 23 2019

England will hope to book a place in the World Cup quarter-finals for just the second time when they take ...

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WNL Preview: Cork City -v- DLR Waves

Sun, Jun 23 2019

Cork City’s final game before the midseason break sees them welcome DLR Waves to Bishopstown on Sunday afternoon (kick-off 2.15pm).

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WNL Report: Galway WFC 0 - 3 Shelbourne

Sat, Jun 22 2019

A brace from Emily Whelan and an outstanding effort from Alex Kavanagh saw The Reds leave Galway with all three ...

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WNL Round-up: Amber Barrett bids auf wiedersehen to Peamount with hat-trick as top three all win handsomely

Sat, Jun 22 2019

Amber Barrett bade farewell to Peamount United with a hat-trick as the league leaders trounced Kilkenny United 9-0 at PRL ...

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WNL Preview: Wexford Youths -v- Limerick

Sat, Jun 22 2019

Wexford Youths will look to bounce back from last week’s disappointing defeat to Peamount United with three points and an ...

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WNL Preview: Peamount United -v- Kilkenny United

Sat, Jun 22 2019

Peamount United will go into the break with a commanding lead at the top of the Women’s National League regardless ...

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WNL Preview: Galway -v- Shelbourne

Sat, Jun 22 2019

Galway will move within a point of third-placed Shelbourne should they overcome the Reds at Fahy’s Field on Saturday evening ...

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Youths coach Elmes bullish as Champions League fate awaits

Fri, Jun 21 2019

Youths have been designated third seeds once more and will be up against it to qualify with only the winner ...

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Governance Review Group publishes 133-page report recommending overhaul of FAI governance structure

Fri, Jun 21 2019

The report makes 78 key recommendations for the improvement of governance in Irish football, including the dissolution of the honorary ...

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When is the Women's Champions League draw, who could Wexford Youths face and where can I watch it?

Fri, Jun 21 2019

The Women’s National League and NIFL Premiership champions were drawn alongside one another 12 months ago as Linfield hosted a ...

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Megan Campbell signs new one-year deal with Manchester City

Thu, Jun 20 2019

The Drogheda native has endured a nightmare two years since suffering an anterior cruciate ligament injury in a Champions League ...

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