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Cliftonville's Thomas Maguire signs contract extension

Thu, May 07 2020

Cliftonville have announced that Thomas Maguire has signed a contract extension with the club.

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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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Harry Buckle - The Belfast man who saved football in Munster

Sat, Apr 25 2020

As soon as he started working in Fords, Buckle set out to rebuild football in Munster.

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NIFL Championship side Ards organise special lunch for NHS workers battling coronavirus at Ulster Hospital

Fri, Apr 10 2020

The squad and management team have also organised a collection for the Newtownards Foodbank campaign.

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Former Limerick and Waterford midfielder Bastien Hery called up to Madagascar squad to face Cote d'Ivoire

Sat, Feb 29 2020

Madagascar face the Ivorians in Abidjan on Friday, March 23rd before hosting the same opposition in Antananarivo four days later.

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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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Glentoran sign Ruaridhri Donnelly from Cliftonville as Curtis Allen departs

Sat, Feb 01 2020

The Glens have been busy in the transfer window, with the likes of Keith Cowan joining the club from Finn ...

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Dungannon Swifts unveil double signing of Guillaume Keke and Francis Brennan

Thu, Jan 30 2020

Keke makes the move to Stangmore Park from Carrick Rangers, while Brennan joins from Loughgall

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Glentoran sign midfielder Seanan Clucas from Dungannon Swifts

Mon, Jan 27 2020

27-year-old Clucas is the Glens latest signing of the January transfer window, as the former Swifts captain makes the move ...

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Dungannon Swifts snap up former Finn Harps midfielder Shane McGinty

Sat, Jan 25 2020

The 25-year-old will be a welcome boost to manager Kris Lindsay’s side – who host Institute this afternoon.

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Cameron Dummigan joins Crusaders on loan from Premier Division Dundalk

Wed, Jan 22 2020

Dummigan joins the Crues following the arrival of Darragh Leahy to the Oriel Park outfit, with Dane Massey and the ...

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Portadown unveil trio of signings ahead of promotion run-in

Fri, Jan 17 2020

McVeigh joins the Ports from Linfield, McAdams on loan from Glasgow Rangers while Stephen Murray joins from local rivals Glenavon

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Matthew Snoddy joins Glenavon on loan from Crusaders

Wed, Jan 08 2020

Snoddy joins Glenavon who have also confirmed the acquisition of former Shelbourne and St Patrick’s Athletic winger Conan Byrne

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Colm Deasy and Ryan Swan join Warrenpoint Town

Wed, Jan 08 2020

The Point’s latest delve into the transfer market comes just days following the arrival of former Longford and Athlone Town ...

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Michael McCrudden joins Cliftonville after Derry departure

Tue, Jan 07 2020

The 28-year-old has previously played in the Danske Bank Premiership with Institute and Ballinamallard United

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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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Cliftonville make defender Joe Gorman available for free transfer

Tue, Dec 31 2019

Gorman, 25, joined the Reds in January 2019 from Clyde in the Scottish fourth tier – before making 27 appearances ...

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Ethan Boyle set to join Linfield after two-year spell with Shamrock Rovers

Tue, Nov 19 2019

Boyle struggled to make his mark at Tallaght Stadium in the final months of the 2019 campaign – and was ...

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Aidan McCauley signs first professional deal with Institute

Fri, Nov 15 2019

McCauley has impressed for Institute this term, making ten appearances for the club, and scoring once for the Stute

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Former Iranian under-20 international Navid Nasseri joins Glentoran

Sat, Oct 05 2019

The former Iranian under-20 joins forces with Mick McDermott’s side having played for League One Gillingham last term

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Europa League heartbreak for Linfield as Qarabag win on away goals in Baku

Thu, Aug 29 2019

Shayne Lavery’s injury-time goal wasn’t enough for the Blues, who had seen their first-leg lead wiped out after just six ...

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Europa League Report: Crusaders 1 - 4 Wolves

Thu, Aug 01 2019

However, this battling Crusaders side acquitted themselves well and the home side can be truly proud of their efforts

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Former Glasgow Rangers striker joins Portadown

Thu, Aug 01 2019

The striker signs for the NIFL Championship club having made an impression while on trial. Scoring three goals in two ...

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Europa League round-up: Cliftonville hammer Barry Town while Ballymena set up Malmo tie

Thu, Jul 04 2019

Goals from Conor McMenamin, Joe Gormley, Conor McDermott and Rory Donnelly saw the Reds to a comfortable win over their ...

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Chrystal Clear: Defender Mark McChrystal returns for fourth spell at Derry City

Thu, Jul 04 2019

The Derry native returns for his fourth stint at the Brandywell and will act as injury cover in the backline ...

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Northern Irish International Conor McLaughlin joins League One Sunderland

Tue, Jul 02 2019

McLaughlin joins the Black Cats having left Championship club Millwall to join forces with the Stadium of Light side

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Sammy Clingan extends Glenavon stay

Mon, Jun 24 2019

The former Northern Ireland international has made 40 appearances and scored fifteen goals during his career with Glenavon to date

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Manager David Healy signs two-year extension with Irish League champions Linfield

Sat, Jun 22 2019

39-year-old Healy’s contract had been due to expire at the end of next season but the new extension will keep ...

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Former Derry City midfielder Ronan Wilson swaps Institute for Cliftonville

Fri, Jun 21 2019

Wilson joins Cliftonville following a stint with fellow Irish League side Institute who have also seen former players join the ...

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Shamrock Rovers, Cork City and St Patrick's Athletic learn Europa League fate

Tue, Jun 18 2019

Premier Division clubs Shamrock Rovers, Cork City and St Patrick’s Athletic have all learned where their respective Europa League adventures ...

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Dundalk and Linfield learn Champions League fate

Tue, Jun 18 2019

2018 Premier Division champions Dundalk will begin their 2019 European odyssey with a tie against Riga FC in the first ...

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Ross Larkin makes the move from Portadown to Linfield

Thu, Jun 13 2019

The attacking midfielder made 11 appearances for the Danske Bank Championship club last term as Portadown came 3rd, thirteen points ...

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Former Burnley goalkeeper Conor Mitchell joins Larne

Wed, Jun 12 2019

The former Northern Ireland U21 International had spells on loan at St Johnstone and Linfield previously

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Roy Carroll to depart Linfield

Thu, May 30 2019

Veteran goalkeeper Roy Carroll will leave Linfield when his current contract expires at the end of the month

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Cliftonville re-sign Ryan Curran as two depart the Reds

Tue, May 28 2019

Danske Bank Premier League side Cliftonville have announced that striker Ryan Curran has re-signed for the club

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TV Review: Division: The Irish Soccer Split (RTÉ)

Sat, May 25 2019

Narrated by a husky-sounding Aidan Gillen, who seems to drift in and out of his ‘John Boy’ Power persona, Division: ...

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