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2020 Season Preview - Drogheda United

Sat, Feb 22 2020

Forward Mark Doyle has the potential to certainly make 2020 a year to remember for both himself and Drogheda United

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League Preview: Cobh Ramblers -v- Drogheda United

Sat, Feb 22 2020

Ramblers and Drogheda begin their First Division campaign on Saturday when the Boynesiders make the trip to Cork (kick-off 7pm).

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Live Updates - 2020 SSE Airtricity League of Ireland - Gameweek 2

Fri, Feb 21 2020

Friday night sees the beginning of the 2020 SSE League of Ireland First Division with two games taking place as ...

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First Division Alliance confirm no boycott to take place but will play 'under protest'

Thu, Feb 20 2020

The clubs, after discussions with FAI CEO Gary Owens and Deputy CEO Niall Quinn – have confirmed that no boycott ...

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Extratime.ie staff predictions - First Division 2020

Thu, Feb 20 2020

Have we wrote off Cabinteely once again? – Maybe, but it appears our writers have backed Drogheda United to lift ...

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EA Sports Cup First Round Draw Made

Tue, Feb 18 2020

The draw for the First Round of the EA Sports Cup took place today.

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Friendly Report: Cliftonville 4 - 1 Drogheda United

Sat, Feb 15 2020

Played in tough conditions due to Storm Dennis it was Cliftonville who started the better when Peter McKiernan played the ...

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

Sat, Feb 15 2020

The FAI Cup champions travel the short distance to their biggest rivals with far more than just three points at ...

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Vincent Hoey Perpetual Trophy Report: Drogheda United 2 - 4 Bohemians

Wed, Jan 29 2020

A second-half brace from 15-year-old Evan Ferguson saw Bohemians win the inaugural Vincent Hoey Perpetual Trophy with a 4-2 win ...

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Galway snap up former Drogheda defender Kevin Farragher

Sun, Jan 26 2020

Farragher joins the Tribesmen who confirmed earlier today that Dylan Sacramento has joined the club, pending international clearance

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Pre-Season Friendly Report: Drogheda United 1 - 2 Sligo Rovers

Fri, Jan 24 2020

It took twenty minutes for the first chance of note as Sligo’s Darragh Noone saw his free kick take a ...

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Draft First Division fixture list drawn up

Fri, Jan 24 2020

The draft fixture list is in line with the dates previously advised and based on 11 teams competing in the ...

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First Division Drogheda 'dismayed' at lack of government funding for new stadium

Mon, Jan 20 2020

In a statement on Twitter the club said, “Drogheda United are dismayed at the decision not to award first stage ...

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Pre-season Friendly Report: Drogheda United 0 - 1 Derry City

Sat, Jan 18 2020

The goal came from the first real chance of the game as a ball cut back from the left was ...

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Opinion: The First Division Alliance is a necessary front amid the backdrop of blatant disrespect from the FAI and NLEC

Sat, Jan 11 2020

However, in light of the Shannonsiders’ exit from the League of Ireland, a vacancy of sorts had been created – ...

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Opinion: The First Division Alliance are wrong on Shamrock Rovers II - but the dictatorial approach must stop

Sat, Jan 11 2020

Why they chose a nine-team division as their hill to die on is anybody’s guess. When the next crisis arrives, ...

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Longford Town the first to host Shamrock Rovers II as new promotion play-off structure revealed

Fri, Jan 10 2020

The Hoops’ reserve side will line out as the tenth side in the league following the dissolution of Limerick but ...

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Former Saints title-winning captain Conor Kenna joins Leinster Senior League Kilnamanagh

Fri, Jan 10 2020

Kenna, who also had spells with Shamrock Rovers and Bray Wanderers during a long career at the top level, joins ...

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Shamrock Rovers II set to take part in the 2020 First Division

Thu, Jan 09 2020

News of the Hoops second-string’s admittance to the second tier comes amid the backdrop of strong opposition to the proposal ...

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Quiz: Can you name the last 10 top scorers in the First Division?

Wed, Jan 08 2020

And to make it a bit more challenging (if it wasn’t hard enough!), you'll have to answer them in order

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Warrenpoint bolster their ranks with the signing of former Athlone and Longford midfielder Kealan Dillon

Fri, Jan 03 2020

The 25-year-old spent the 2019 League of Ireland season at Athlone Town, where he made 26 appearances for the Blue ...

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First Division Alliance calls for nine-team First Division amid efforts to enter Shamrock Rovers B side in second tier

Tue, Dec 31 2019

Clubs had been due to vote on whether to admit Rovers B in recent days but it appears the decision ...

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5 Players to watch in the First Division in 2020

Sun, Dec 29 2019

Shelbourne ended their long wait for a Premier Division return, but the departure of the Reds does not necessarily mean ...

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Sean Russell forced to retire as a result of devastating knee injury sustained with Limerick

Tue, Dec 17 2019

Russell cited his "health, physically and mentally" as his priority after his recovery was complicated by the club's inability to ...

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Richie O'Farrell departs UCD to make Drogheda switch

Fri, Dec 13 2019

O’Farrell spent the 2019 season at UCD, where the former St Patrick’s Athletic youngster made 33 appearances for the Students

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Drogheda United snap up former Dundalk 'keeper Ross Treacy

Wed, Dec 11 2019

Treacy failed to make the breakthrough at Oriel Park – with both Gary Rogers and Aaron McCarey both ahead of ...

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Parents - It's never too late to educate

Mon, Dec 09 2019

If, as the majority of parents, you want to find out more, in order to make a more informed decision ...

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Experienced midfielder Sean Brennan re-signs for Drogheda

Wed, Dec 04 2019

33-year-old Brennan was a key performer for the Boynesiders this term, making 32 appearances for Tim Clancy’s side

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Hyland and Hughes ink new Drogheda deals for 2020

Mon, Dec 02 2019

Hughes re-signs for Tim Clancy’s side after an impressive 2019 at United Park, making 23 appearances and scoring once

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extratime.ie League of Ireland Attendance Report 2019

Mon, Dec 02 2019

For the third season in a row, the SSE Airticity League of Ireland has seen an increase in attendances. The ...

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Drogheda sign defender Jack Tuite from Cabinteely

Mon, Nov 25 2019

Tuite will link up with Derek Prendergast in joining Tim Clancy’s backline at United Park in recent days

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First Division promotion hunters Drogheda United retain services of Mark Doyle ahead of 2020 campaign

Fri, Nov 22 2019

Making his senior debut for the Boynesiders in 2016, Doyle made eight senior appearances for the club in the said ...

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Drogheda confirm re-signing of Conor Kane as Tim Clancy's squad takes shape for 2020

Wed, Nov 20 2019

Kane played a key role as the Boynesiders reached the final of the First Division promotion/relegation playoff

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Drogheda unveil signing of Brandon Bermingham from Bohemians

Tue, Nov 19 2019

Bermingham previously was on the books of St Patrick’s Athletic at under-19 level, before he joined forces with Bohs where ...

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Jordan Adeyemo and James Clarke re-sign for promotion hunting Drogs

Sat, Nov 16 2019

Adeyemo and Clarke both impressed from the under-19s this term, before also making their mark on Tim Clancy’s first-team squad

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Derek Prendergast departs Shels to join Tim Clancy's Drogheda

Fri, Nov 15 2019

Prendergast returns to the Boynesiders having departed the club after the conclusion of the 2013 campaign

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Drogheda re-sign trio ahead of 2020 campaign

Sat, Nov 09 2019

O’Shea burst onto the scene this year for the Boynesiders, making his debut in the defeat away to Longford Town ...

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Luca Gratzer extends Drogheda stay after breakthrough year

Fri, Nov 08 2019

The 21 year old made 25 appearances for The Boynesiders this season in a breakthrough campaign from the former Shamrock ...

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Brown and Wixted re-sign for Drogheda after playoff heartbreak

Fri, Nov 08 2019

Wixted is in his third stint with Drogheda and he has made 73 appearances for the club over the course ...

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Harps secure safety with stirring fightback at home to Drogheda

Fri, Nov 01 2019

Trailing by a solitary goal heading into the second leg, Harps levelled the tie after just seven minutes through Mark ...

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Play-Off Final Preview: Finn Harps -v- Drogheda United

Fri, Nov 01 2019

Harps trail the tie after a first-leg defeat by a solitary goal, with Drogheda forward Chris Lyons scoring with a ...

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Finn Harps' Daniel O'Reilly: 'The tie is still very much alive for us as we see it'

Thu, Oct 31 2019

O’Reilly, the former Longford Town star, has featured 33 times for the Co. Donegal side in the Premier Division this ...

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Play-off Report: Drogheda United 1 - 0 Finn Harps

Tue, Oct 29 2019

Drogheda United will take a one goal advantage into the second leg of the play-off in Finn Park on Friday ...

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Play-Off Final Preview: Drogheda United -v- Finn Harps

Mon, Oct 28 2019

The United Park showdown comes just three days after the win over Cabo, with defender Luke McNally scoring a sensational ...

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Kevin Doherty has his eyes on Harps after Drogs see off Cabinteely in Playoff

Sun, Oct 27 2019

The former Shelbourne boss admits that the test the Co. Donegal pose to the Boynesiders surpasses that of Cabinteely – ...

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Promotion-relegation play-off report: Drogheda United 5 - 1 Cabinteely (Drogheda win 6-2 on aggregate)

Sat, Oct 26 2019

A stunning hat-trick from centre-back Luke McNally set Drogheda on their way to a 5-1 (6-2 aggregate) play-off semi-final win ...

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League Play-Off Preview: Drogheda United -v- Cabinteely

Thu, Oct 24 2019

Drogheda fell behind last week through Kieran ‘Marty’ Waters excellent early strike, before Jake Hyland levelled in the second period

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PFAI First Division Player of the Year nominees unveiled

Tue, Oct 22 2019

Cabinteely’s Rob Manley, Drogheda United’s Chris Lyons and Dean Byrne of Longford Town have all been earmarked for the accolade

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PFAI First Division Player of the Year nominees unveiled

Tue, Oct 22 2019

Cabinteely’s Rob Manley, Drogheda United’s Chris Lyons and Dean Byrne of Longford Town have all been earmarked for the accolade

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