Dave Donnelly

Senior Reporter


Dave Donnelly Info

Role: Senior Reporter

Start Date: Jan. 6, 2019, 6:04 p.m.

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FAI Junior Cup Round-up: Holders St Michael's knocked out by Greencastle while Athenry edge nine-goal thriller in Manulla

Christy Hegarty’s extra-time goal saw Greencastle advance to the last 16 of the FAI Junior Cup at the expense of reigning champions St Michael’s on a dramatic day of cup action.

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Cork's Adam Idah's makes full Premier League debut at Old Trafford as Manchester United rout Norwich

In the absence of injured top scorer Teemu Pukki and Josip Drmic, Idah has been selected by manager Daniel Farke to lead the line at OId Trafford.

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

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

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Goalkeeper Lee Murphy scores from a kick out as Sheriff YC book FAI Junior Cup last 16 spot in bizarre circumstances

Last year’s beaten finalists were deadlocked with Skerries Town heading towards the 90th minute when the experienced goalkeeper lined up a kick out.

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

The Hoops’ reserve side will line out as the tenth side in the league following the dissolution of Limerick but will be ineligible for promotion nor to compete in the FAI and EA Sports Cups.

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League opener between Bohemians and Shamrock Rovers pushed back to Saturday afternoon for security reasons

The game had been scheduled to go ahead at Dalymount Park the same time as the rest of the opening round on the Gypsies’ preferred matchnight of Friday at 7.45pm.

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Derry City sign Ireland under-21 winger Stephen Mallon on loan from Sheffield United

20-year-old Mallon is a regular member of Stephen Kenny’s under-21 squad and featured in the Toulon Tournament in the summer, in which Ireland reached the semi-finals for the first time.

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Waterford re-sign Ireland under-21 striker Michael O'Connor on loan from Linfield until the summer

The 21-year-old scored six goals in 20 appearances for Alan Reynolds’ side after signing on loan from the Irish Premiership champions in July in a deal that saw Bastien Héry move in the other direction.

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

Kenna, who also had spells with Shamrock Rovers and Bray Wanderers during a long career at the top level, joins former Hoops teammate Gary McCabe and ex-Seagull Sean Harding at Kilnamanagh.

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Former Saint Brandon Miele banned for two years for anti-doping violation

The former Shamrock Rovers and Newcastle United man received the sentence, backdated to September 9th, 2019, for an offence relating to the April 19th meeting with Sligo Rovers.

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Fleetwood Town manager Joey Barton says Irish defender Jimmy Dunne 'crossed a line' that hastened the end of his loan from Burnley

Barton had his own disciplinary problems during his playing career, infamously stubbing out a cigar in youth player Jamie Tandy’s eye while at Manchester City.

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Had Boots, Did Travel: Irish Abroad - FA Cup special (January 5 2019)

Adam Idah was the star of the FA Cup third round as the Corkman, in just his second senior start, scored a remarkable hat-trick in Norwich City’s 4-2 win over Preston North End.

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PFA confirm they will 'stand alongside' James McClean following 'vile' sectarian abuse

The Stoke City winger complained of abuse directed at him by fans of the Terriers just past the hour mark in Stoke’s 5-2 win on Wednesday afternoon.

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Norwich City manager Daniel Farke hints at further gametime for Adam Idah following Premier League bow

The Corkman became the third teenage Irish striker to debut in the Premier League this season after Brighton’s Aaron Connolly and Tottenham Hotspur’s Troy Parrott.

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Huddersfield Town investigate alleged racist and sectarian abuse towards Stoke City's James McClean

Derryman McClean has been subjected to abuse throughout his nine-year career in England following his decision not to wear a Remembrance Day poppy in November.

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End of Season Report Card - UCD

Picking the star player from a side that lost half of their starting 11 midway through the season is no simple task

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Defender Lyndon Kane signs new two-year deal with Coleraine following injury nightmare

The 22-year-old has recently returned to the first team following a nightmare 18 months that saw him undergo three metatarsal operations.

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Jason Knight toasts 'special night' after scoring his first senior goals for ten-man Derby County in Charlton Athlteic win

The 18-year-old’s double helped Philip Cocu’s side to end a run of seven games without a win despite playing 75 minutes with only ten men following Krystian Bielik’s dismissal.

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

Clubs had been due to vote on whether to admit Rovers B in recent days but it appears the decision will instead be taken by the National League Executive Council.

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Watch: Former Cabinteely midfielder Jason Knight nets first senior goals for Derby County

Knight showed impressive tenacity to get on the end of Andre Wisdom’s deflected cross and took a boot to the face for his trouble in nodding the ball over the line.

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Michael Obafemi on target as Saints stun Chelsea while Hourihane sees Aston Villa past Norwich

The 19-year-old became the youngest Premier League scorer in the Saints’ history when he netted against Huddersfield Town last December.

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Quiz: How well do you remember the 2019 League of Ireland season?

Test your knowledge of the season just past with our quick quiz and let us know your scores!

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IRFU confirm they have 'no interest' in buying the FAI's Aviva Stadium shares

There have been calls in recent weeks for the football association to sell its interest in the historic stadium in order to ease the debt burden exposed by the latest accounts.

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